FIVE Restaurant Bistro

4.6
253 reviews
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$30 and under
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FIVE Restaurant Bistro is a local family owned restaurant specializing in comfort food with a local flair. We strive to provide great food and service in a relaxed and fun atmosphere. During the warmer months we also have some of the best patio seating available in the Edmonds area. Join us Monday-Friday for Lunch, or any day of the week for Happy Hour or Dinner.
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Los Angeles
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 5

They have a fantastic Caesar salad and then pair that with anything else on the menu for a winning meal.

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K
Seattle
12 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

We shared 'Manila clams, penn cove mussels in a dijon tarragon sauce' and 'Oven fired bay scallops in a spicy lime mornay sauce and regianitto'. Both were great , and were served with a nice amount of bread. These and a couple of drinks made for a nice dinner.

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F
1 review
Dined on April 5, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always love eating at Five. Great ambiance, quality of food, service.

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JE
Phoenix
3 reviews
Dined on April 4, 2019
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 2

Cramped and very loud. Nothing special. No place for conversation or romance.

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OT
1 review
Dined on April 4, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always the best service with the best food. Employees always have a smile on their face. Thanks for having us!

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CJ
Seattle
1 review
Dined on March 30, 2019
Overall 2food 5service 2ambience 5

Our server seemed disinterested.

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D
Seattle
1 review
Dined on March 28, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

The service was great and the food was the best. My only suggestion: I ordered the pork chop which was delish but the mashed potatoes and the sauce were barely warm. I know some like them served on the cool side but I like mine hot.

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OT
Seattle
1 review
Dined on March 24, 2019
Overall 1food 1service 1ambience 1

Made the reservation but when arrived at the restaurant I was told they are opening in an hour. I was invited "some other time". Poor experience.

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JT
Seattle
2 reviews
Dined on March 22, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We have eaten at 5 several times. It never disappoints. Great food & friendly service.

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MM
1 review
Dined on March 18, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Satisfied all around. The server was amazing! Food was delicious. Will definitely come back and even recommend. Can’t wait for the patio to open up for an even better ambiance.

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OT
1 review
Dined on March 9, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Wonderful birthday dinner.

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a
Seattle
28 reviews
Dined on March 8, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 3

Noisy, but delicious. Seems like our favorite calamari appetizer gets smaller and smaller, which is unfortunate. Enjoyed the food, but cannot stand shouting to my husband across the small table.

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W
1 review
Dined on March 7, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 3

We came for lunch shortly after you opened. The place was freezing cold! the music was too loud for a comfortable conversation. We asked to have it turned down. Other than that the food is good as always and the waitress was nice and helpful. Our soup came out to us luke warm we asked to have it heated it was and tasted good. I always enjoy my visit to Bistro FIVE only next time I will not come with guests till your place warms up, we ate with our coats on and were still cold. Thank you for asking.

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OT
Seattle
1 review
Dined on March 2, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great service, delicious food!

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JA
New Orleans
1 review
Dined on March 1, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Consistently good. Everything is well prepared with some original ideas. My $29 Halibut was presented on a bed of tasty creamy farro, but the plain grilled halibut itself (which was perfectly cooked) needed a sauce. All the pizzas on the menu look good and are contemporary; a few non dairy selections would be nice since I’m intolerant.

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JB
Seattle
1 review
Dined on February 23, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

An absolutely wonderful meal from start to finish. Not only were the food and drinks amazing, but our server Connor was above and beyond. He has an extensive knowledge of the food menu, spirits, and wine list. All questions we had were answered with confidence and ease.

To start we had the oysters and the sea scallops -- delish. Then we had the halibut and the pork chop. All were outstanding -- and the farro side dish with the halibut was exquisite. To finish the evening we had the berry crisp and the vanilla gelato with chocolate shavings.

Excited to go back and try more!

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C
1 review
Dined on February 20, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food was outstanding and the service was the best we have ever had. You really impressed our guests who had never been there. Thanks

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Hawaii
1 review
Dined on February 15, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Very nice
Great food
Great service

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a
Seattle
1 review
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 1food 2service 1ambience 2

Wait seemed odd, kind of dry. Not personable. Did seem like they enjoyed what they did.

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OT
Seattle
3 reviews
Dined on February 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Lovely restaurant each and every time! Loved our corner table this time.

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Seattle
1 review
Dined on February 2, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

We're sort of regulars at Five and enjoy going there. We were disappointed to learn that they no longer have happy hour on weekends. We've also noticed that the food quality is not as consistently good as in the past (fish a little overcooked; dishes arrive a little cold; bread pudding that amounted to a pile of flavored bread cubes). However, service is consistently top notch (thanks, Tosh and Connor!). So are Gabe's cocktails.

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RO
1 review
Dined on January 31, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always enjoyable when the food is as good as the service! Great restaurant.

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p
Orange County
4 reviews
Dined on January 25, 2019
Overall 4food 3service 5ambience 3

Hummus wasn’t good. All the other food was fine. Our booth was good for us tucked in a corner. Service was good.

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RC
Seattle
2 reviews
Dined on January 21, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Go to restaurant in Edmonds!

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HC
Seattle
2 reviews
Dined on January 19, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Continues to be one of our favorite spots! I highly recommend this place.

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OT
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on January 18, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 4ambience 4

This is a great local bistro. I love the Caesar salad and the clams and mussels

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DJ
Seattle
11 reviews
Dined on January 15, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

One of my absolute favorite restaurants! Many great menu items but the chop salad and Italian sausage flatbread are 2 of my favorites.

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Seattle
4 reviews
Dined on January 13, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Love this place! Great food and great service!

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l
Seattle
20 reviews
Dined on January 11, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This was our first time to eat here. We all enjoyed our various appetizers, salads, entrees and desserts!! Our server Conner was outstanding. He guided us through the menu and wine list, and went out of his way to make sure we were well taken care of. We were looking for a new (to us) place to eat north of Seattle, as we live on Whidbey and want to avoid I-5 due to the viaduct closing. 5 Restaurant Bistro is the perfect antidote to Seattle traffic woes!

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OT
1 review
Dined on January 9, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 4

The server and cooks were fantastic with my food sensitivities. I got to enjoy food and drinks without compromising flavor!

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ML
Seattle
1 review
Dined on January 8, 2019
Overall 3food 5service 2ambience 4

Our server wasn't the friendliest, by any stretch of the imagination. The bartender was great, though. I had a drink while waiting for my family to arrive for dinner and he was very jovial. Also- this restaurant really should offer at least a scoop of ice cream for birthdays.

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Seattle
2 reviews
Dined on January 7, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

This is our go to area restaurant for a date night. Good food, friendly service, nice atmosphere. Especially great in the summer when the back patio is open. I go here regularly.

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GG
Houston
17 reviews
Dined on January 4, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great service and food

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K
Seattle
4 reviews
Dined on December 31, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Our recent date night ~ was he place was packed yet our dinner felt intimate... the service was very good, food was excellent, and the ambience was warm and inviting. Shall definitely return!

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C
1 review
Dined on December 28, 2018
Overall 4food 5service 5ambience 5

Food is awesome, prices are high, but worth it for special occasions

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M
Seattle
25 reviews
Dined on December 24, 2018
Overall 3food 3service 4ambience 3

There are few restaurants in the northend (145th-SR104) that a suitable for a nice dinner out. I've driven past 5 Restaurant Bistro for years but never tried it. We were pleasantly surprised by the menu and service. And only 10 minutes from our house! We'll definitely be back.

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OT
Seattle
2 reviews
Dined on December 24, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Early dinner on Christmas Eve. Wanted pizza but restaurant took it off the menu for that evening so had to order more than I wanted. Meal was good.

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SW
1 review
Dined on December 18, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Great local eatery. Food is always top notch, never had an order I didn’t love. Cocktails and wine are good but a little pricey. Overall I recommend for casual occasions.

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AA
Seattle
1 review
Dined on December 15, 2018
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Food was excellent as was the service

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OT
Seattle
8 reviews
Dined on December 15, 2018
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 3

The place was packed. My friend had a walker and it was very difficult to get into and out of the restaurant without inconveniencing other customers to get up and push their chairs in to let us through. The tables were much too close together.

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