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Bistro 18

Driven by our passion for food …

Found in the heart of Montclair, Bistro 18 offers extraordinary food (organic meat, wild fish and house-made pasta) with fresh seasonal flavors, remarkable taste & interesting textures as we adapt classic recipes for contemporary times and create new exciting ones.

Offering a neighborhood bistro atmosphere …

We seek to provide you with an unique experience of a charming and friendly restaurant with old world service and knowledgeable staff.

Please join us in our atrium or two main dining rooms.
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173 Current Reviews
Summary of Diner Ratings & Reviews
Overall 
4.3 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.3 / 5
(173 Reviews)
Open Ratings Snapshot
Rating Breakdown 173 reviews
5 stars
(75)
4 stars
(81)
3 stars
(13)
2 stars
(4)
1 star
(0)
Food 
4.4 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.4 / 5
Service 
4.3 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
1.9 / 3
Moderate
Value 
3.9 / 5
(Very Good) 3.9 / 5
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Diners classify this restaurant as:
  • neighborhood gem(75)
  • fit for foodies(67)
  • special occasion(41)
  • romantic(35)
  • good for groups(28)
  • great for lunch(15)
Bistro 18 Reviews List
Review 1 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Dined on 4/27/2016
 2014
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Review 2 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Excellent Place-great food-nice portions

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Dined on 4/23/2016
 2014
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2014
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"I chose this place for a birthday dinner for my love. Was not sure what to expect since there are so many places to choose from here in Montclair. On Saturday's you can park for free across the street which is a nice feature for dinner. Great staff-great food-nice portions and nicely priced and it BYOB."
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2014
Special Features: romantic, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 3 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2006
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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Review 4 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2007
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2007
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Great menu. Byo but local liquor store delivered. Pasta with lamb ragu was delicious."
Dined on 4/23/2016
 2007
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Review 5 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/20/2016
 2006
Dined on 4/20/2016
 2006
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/20/2016
 2006
Special Features: good for groups, neighborhood gem, fit for foodies
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Review 6 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/17/2016
 2015
Dined on 4/17/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 4/17/2016
 2015
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Review 7 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Consistent Service and Food

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"Sometimes we forget about this place off center from Montclair's main drag, but on ever return, the staff is wonderful and the food amazing. When a chef can excel at lamb shank and mushroom risotto, you've got a gem!"
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2012
Special Features: romantic, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 8 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

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Dined on 4/16/2016
 2015
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Ambiance 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Poor un-engaged servers. Food was great, ambiance lacking
Service felt un-engaged and cold.
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Dined on 4/16/2016
 2015
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Review 9 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 3/26/2016
 2007
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Review 10 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/10/2016
 2014
Dined on 4/10/2016
 2014
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
"Everything was delicious and the service was excellent. For appetizers we ordered the mussels and burrata. The mussels never disappoint. For entrees we ordered the Mahi Mahi special which had a little bit of a kick but the fish was cooked perfectly. We also ordered the duck and potato crusted red snapper. The dessert was just as good if not better than our entrees. We had the Napoleon with fresh berries. The presentation was great. We also ordered the apple bread pudding special. Overall, the meal was not too expensive. We will be going back again and telling our friends."
Dined on 4/10/2016
 2014
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Review 11 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Bistro 18, Montclair, NJ

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Dined on 4/09/2016
 2011
Dined on 4/09/2016
 2011
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"The food was prepared exactly as we ordered it. It was excellent. The helpings
were a apportioned well and the food was heated correctly. The wait staff
couldn't have been nicer and all in all it was an enjoyable time. We'll go back
and will recommend it to friends.
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Dined on 4/09/2016
 2011
Special Features: fit for foodies
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Review 12 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/02/2016
 2007
Special Features: good for groups, neighborhood gem
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Review 13 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 2/27/2016
 2004
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Review 14 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 3/31/2016
 2004
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Review 15 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Montclair Gem

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"I think because it's not on Church Street I rarely see a line, but the food and service is fantastic. It's where I almost always take friends."
Dined on 3/26/2016
 2012
Special Features: romantic, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 16 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"A fine meal as always!"
Dined on 3/26/2016
 2005
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Review 17 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 3/26/2016
 2013
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Review 18 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 3/23/2016
 2012
Dined on 3/23/2016
 2012
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 3/23/2016
 2012
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Review 19 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 3/26/2016
 2013
Dined on 3/26/2016
 2013
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
Dined on 3/26/2016
 2013
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Review 20 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/25/2016
 2016
Special Features: fit for foodies
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Review 21 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 3/19/2016
 2011
Dined on 3/19/2016
 2011
Dined on 3/19/2016
 2011
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Review 22 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/20/2016
 2011
Special Features: fit for foodies
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Review 23 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/19/2016
 2005
Special Features: fit for foodies
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Review 24 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

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Dined on 3/19/2016
 2012
Dined on 3/19/2016
 2012
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Dined on 3/19/2016
 2012
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Review 25 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 3/18/2016
 2015
Dined on 3/18/2016
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 3/18/2016
 2015
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Review 26 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 3/13/2016
 2012
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Review 27 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 3/14/2016
 2012
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Review 28 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food was delicious and service was very attentive

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/12/2016
 2007
Special Features: neighborhood gem, fit for foodies
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Review 29 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 3/05/2016
 2006
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Review 30 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Nice date night spot!

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Dined on 3/04/2016
 2016
Dined on 3/04/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"Went to Bistro 18 before a show at the Wellman Theater. Small place, quiet, service was great from the wait staff. It's byob, so we brought a bottle of wine, which waiter opened, poured, and put in a bucket of ice. Food was excellent, dessert even better. Maitre d'/ manager was incredibly cordial and easy to talk to, and had no sweat grabbing plates off our table the moment we finished while the wait staff were busy, which was fantastic. We will be hitting this place again!"
Dined on 3/04/2016
 2016
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, fit for foodies
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Review 31 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"We have eaten here many times. Always good."
Dined on 3/02/2016
 2010
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Review 32 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 2/27/2016
 2003
Special Features: good for groups
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Review 33 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Dined on 2/27/2016
 2012
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Review 34 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Nice Find

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Dined on 2/26/2016
 2012
Dined on 2/26/2016
 2012
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"I booked a reservation here because of its proximity to the Wellmont Theater as we were seeing a show there. I was pleasantly surprised by the place. The food was great, and it has a nice location."
Dined on 2/26/2016
 2012
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, scenic view, special occasion, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 35 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 2/25/2016
 2013
Dined on 2/25/2016
 2013
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 2/25/2016
 2013
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 36 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 2/22/2016
 2015
Dined on 2/22/2016
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 2/22/2016
 2015
Special Features: fit for foodies
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Review 37 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 2/20/2016
 2013
Dined on 2/20/2016
 2013
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 2/20/2016
 2013
Special Features: romantic, special occasion
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Review 38 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 2/18/2016
 2012
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Review 39 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 12/05/2015
 2012
Dined on 12/05/2015
 2012
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
Dined on 12/05/2015
 2012
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Review 40 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

A very enjoyable experience at Bistro 18

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"I would recommend Bistro 18 and look forward to dining there again. The menu was large enough to have a nice variety of choices, but not overwhelmingly so. Service was friendly, efficient and attentive. I thought the food was skillfully prepared and nicely presented. Before arriving I was not aware the restaurant was BYO, but the Maitre d' produced an extensive list from a local wine store and literally 5 minutes later the bottle was sitting at our table. Most impressive. My only disappointment was that the bread was not to the same standards as everything else. Street parking was impossible on a Saturday evening, though the parking garage was located right behind the restaurant and so quite convenient."
Dined on 2/13/2016
 2011
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, fit for foodies
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Review 41 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

one of my favorites in Montclair

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"Valentines night dinner. It was a very nice atmosphere and my husband and I enjoyed it very much. Attentive service my husband had the lamb chops and he said they were excellent. The special desert on the menu that night also was very good. Besides having a great dinner it was not a price fixe. So many restaurants do that for a holiday. Great place to go for dinner and a special occasion."
Dined on 2/13/2016
 2010
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, good for groups, great for brunch, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 42 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Top Montclair dining choice

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Dined on 2/13/2016
 2015
Dined on 2/13/2016
 2015
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"Very pleasant dining. They food was well prepared, perfectly cooked, served hot, fresh ingredients and subtle flavors. We enjoyed the caesar salad, lobster & crab quesadilla, and tuna tartar for starters. For the main courses we had short ribs (tender and not fatty with tasty gravy), duck (very flavorful, served rare) and linguini with seafood (generous portion, perfectly seasoned sauce, a little kick with fresh flavor, well prepared seafood which was still good the next day). Service was attentive and pleasant, did not rush us. BYOB makes it more affordable. Would not hesitate to return or recommend to a friend."
Dined on 2/13/2016
 2015
Special Features: neighborhood gem, fit for foodies
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Review 43 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 2/12/2016
 2011
Special Features: neighborhood gem, special occasion
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Review 44 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 5/16/2015
 2015
Dined on 5/16/2015
 2015
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Dined on 5/16/2015
 2015
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Review 45 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Bistro 18 is a must try.

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"With so many restaurants in Montclair don't miss Bistro 18. Their salads are fresh and tasty. My mushroom soup could have been better as it was bland and watery. Our entrees were fabulous. The fish dishes were perfectly cooked and the pastas were delicious. Our server was very polite and helpful. We had an 8:30 reservation on a Friday night. When we arrived there was only one couple in the dining room. During coffee the waiters were passing us carrying chairs through the dining room getting ready to close. This bothered me."
Dined on 2/05/2016
 2006
Special Features: great for outdoor dining
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Review 46 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2007
Special Features: neighborhood gem, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 47 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"The food is always delicious and they have good variety so if you don't know what you want they have something for everyone. I usually get the short ribs but they were all out so I tried the red snapper and loved it. Looking forward to dining here again."
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2010
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Review 48 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2014
Special Features: fit for foodies
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Review 49 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2010
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2010
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 2/06/2016
 2010
Special Features: romantic, great for brunch, great for lunch
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Review 50 for Bistro 18
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 2/06/2016
 2012
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