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Permanently Closed - Le Bistro D’à Côté

3.8
398 reviews
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$31 to $50
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French
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About

This restaurant is permanently closed.

Le Bistro D'à Côté is a French cafe in the Upper East Side area of New York City. Intimate and cozy dining spaces are put together with old fashioned solid brick walls, antique pictures and quaint square lamps hanging from the ceilings. It's a good restaurant for a quiet conversation on a date or with a few close friends and family. Many tables have a great street view, so guests can enjoy the vibrant city life going on right outside the doors of Le Bistro D'à Côté.

The French cuisine served at this restaurant has the same old-fashioned air that the restaurant itself has. Recipes are cooked in traditional style that is both authentic and flavorful. A few of the most popular dishes served at Le Bistro D'à Côté include the foie gras, hanger steak, duck confit, grilled salmon and the ratatouille.

Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
French
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Hours of operation
Dinner:
Sunday - Tuesday 4:00PM - 11:00PM

Wednesday - Saturday: 4:00PM -12:00AM

Saturday & Sunday Brunch 10:00AM-4:00PM
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Phone number
(212) 772-9200
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Cross street: 83rd Street
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What 398 People Are SayingWrite a review
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3.8
  based on all time ratings
3.9
food
3.7
service
3.7
ambience
3.9
value
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90% of people would recommend it to a friend
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greatplace (New York Area)
4.0
Dined on August 18, 2016

Never disappointed in dining at Le Bistro. Great martinis, great food and you always feel welcomed. Missed the Thursday Night Jazz but looking forward to its return in the fall.

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vipLSMD (New York Area)
2.0
Dined on August 16, 2016

I've been a loyal patron of this restaurant since it opened. Seems to be heading downhill. Never have I been as disappointed as this time. There was one waitress for the entire restaurant, leaving us wanting for food and drink for a very long time. They were out of my first choice as well as one of the other diners in my party. This was not because of heavy volume but because they had not ordered it for that day. I am not sure I will be returning again.

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vipoystersucker (London)
5.0
Dined on August 12, 2016

Beautiful modern French dining room with amazingly tender steak and fall off the bone duck leg

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Duke (New York Area)
5.0
Dined on August 10, 2016

Excellent as always, but sadly, soon closing. Why???

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particular (New York Area)
3.0
Dined on August 6, 2016

The restaurant was very pleasant and the people couldn't have been nicer. The food was mediocre at best, but it wasn't busy and we didn't have to rush because they didn't need the table, so it was a fine evening.

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Duke (New York Area)
5.0
Dined on July 30, 2016

It never disappoints, and I always look forward to exchanging greetings with Ludovic, Ayub, Palina, and Ileni.

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Duke (New York Area)
5.0
Dined on July 23, 2016

A fine kitchen overall, best escargot in NYC, superb ratatouille, extra special friendly staff.

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vipSkylo (New York Area)
5.0
Dined on July 22, 2016

I love the food at this place. The escargot is off the charts and the Salmon and Mussels are so fresh and cooked to perfection. The service is quick, and the ambiance is authentic. Looking to my next meal at Bistro d'a Cote.

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vipOpenTable Diner (New York Area)
2.0
Dined on July 19, 2016

My dinner had no flavor

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vipLulu (New York Area)
3.0
Dined on July 2, 2016

I am glad this restaurant is in my neighborhood. It has all the ingredients for a great, or at least lovely local bistro. The food is good, the decorations give a sense of authenticity. But the service was very snobbish. I had a groupon certificate and the server seemed displeased. He was abrupt, and dismissive. I want to like this restaurant - but I would think twice about going back in the near future.

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Hours, Transportation, and Details

Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
French
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Hours of operation
Dinner:
Sunday - Tuesday 4:00PM - 11:00PM

Wednesday - Saturday: 4:00PM -12:00AM

Saturday & Sunday Brunch 10:00AM-4:00PM
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Cross street
83rd Street
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Price range
$31 to $50
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Payment options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Phone number
(212) 772-9200
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Entertainment
Thursdays: Live Jazz with The Broc Hempel Trio 7:30PM-10:30PM Sunday Brunch: Live Jazz with The Broc Hempel Trio 12-3
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Catering
We cater to all events. Each catering is customized to meet special needs of our clients. Please contact us at 212.772.9200 for further info.
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Parking details
There are a few garages around the restaurant. Metered parking during the day, after 7 and on Sunday it is free. Street parking as well.
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Public transit
Subway 4,5,6 at 86th and Lexington Avenue
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Executive chef
Herve Knecht
Additional
Bar/Lounge, Beer, Corkage Fee, Delivery, Entertainment, Full Bar, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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Special events & promotions
Three Course Prix Fixe Menu (Sunday thru Thursday) Soup or Salad + Your Choice Of Entree + Dessert For the price of the entree you choose. All You Can Eat Mussels!!! (Wednesday) Includes a glass of wine or a draft beer, french fries or salad. $24.50 Prix Fixe Brunch Menu (Saturday and Sunday) Choice of One Brunch Item, Coffee or Tea and Choice of Fresh Squeezed Orange Juice, Bloody Mary or Mimosa $17.95 (All special menus are cash only please)