About Bistro 109
It is my desire that you delight in the Atmosphere, while enjoining the fresh food we prepare for you. From the time you enter off the streets of downtown, into the historical building, to the time you leave, I want you to relax, forget life’s troubles and worries; let your mind feel at ease. Truly take in and bask in the sights, sounds, scents, tastes and textures throughout. We at Bistro 109 uses only the freshest and highest quality ingredients and actively supports local growers and producers that engage in organic and sustainable agricultural practices. Bistro 109 is committed to making each dining experience unique and the best for you our guests. So please enjoy and drift away even for just one moment.
Fusion / Eclectic, Contemporary American
Hours of Operation:
Monday - Saturday; 11:00 am till at least 9:00 pm.
Forks of The River Parkway/ Dolly Parton Parkway
$30 and under
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Live Music and Entertainment at Bistro 109 features an array of live entertainment. It is perfect for fantastic upbeat music, lively conversation and meeting people. Expect a memorable night and an atmosphere that pleases any crowd. Enjoy a laugh at one of Sevierville’s most popular Restaurant.
Bistro 109 Catering has provides the very best in catering and event planning services for private and corporate clients in the Area for almost 30 years. Each and every employee at Bistro 109 is dedicated to excellence in the products served and the services provided. Bistro 109 uses only the freshest and highest quality ingredients and actively supports local growers and producers that engage in organic and sustainable agricultural practices. Bistro 109 is committed to making each event unique and the best our clients and their guests have ever attended.
Street park and mulit parking areas around the resturant
Private Party Facilities:
Bistro 109 is proud to offer our guests a classy elegant alternative to a banquet hall or conference room. For whatever reason, business or pleasure...brunch, lunch or dinner...Bistro 109 private dining will leave a lasting impression. Whether it is for your closest friends or esteemed colleagues, rest assured your private dining experience will be something they will leave a lasting impression for years to come.
Private Party Contact:
Dustin Manning: 8654538899x
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Counter Seating, Delivery, Entertainment, Farm to Table, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
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Bistro 109 Ratings and Reviews
Bistro 109 has a wonderful ambiance with ...
Bistro 109 has a wonderful ambiance with a piano player. This is definitely what makes this the place to go for a special dinner. We used a Groupon, and the quick little look of disdain by the waitress showed us that she wasn't very keen on them. However, she did provide good service and was tipped appropriately. The Groupon included chicken and steak. Both were very good. We got enough food for leftovers. It was worth the drive from Pigeon Forge and worth the time to find this out-of-the-way place. Very glad we went there.
We had a wonderful experience. The food ...
We had a wonderful experience. The food was delicious and the atmosphere was great. They had a piano player for entertainment in the bar area. It added that extra element to the ambiance. Great music but it isn't too loud if you are there for conversation.
We both had a chicken and steak combo me ...
We both had a chicken and steak combo meal. Main course was okay but nothing special. The chicken especially lacked flavor. The sides were excellent. Server was okay but seemed to take on a different attitude once he learned we had a groupon. We had crime brûlée for dessert - it was very heavy with texture closer to cheesecake than brûlée. In looking at menu, prices seem very reasonable. We may give it another try with regular menu but not sure
Exceptional meal. My wife's steak was pe ...
Exceptional meal. My wife's steak was perfectly cooked and the chicken florentine was outstanding. Very friendly service. From the rolls, to the fried green tomato appetizer to main course to the bread pudding I found it to be as good as anywhere I have been. I have spent three times as much at other fine restaurants and received a fraction of the quality.
The food was great and we expected it to ...
The food was great and we expected it to be a peaceful retreat from such a busy place, but we could hear the employees talking really loudly from another room about their personal problems. They were loud enough for us to understand the details of their conversation from the next room. This was a mood killer for us, but otherwise the food was great.
I would never go back. First thing the ...
I would never go back. First thing the waiter said was "were sorry but we are out of filet steak"
could have just said, that steak doesn't come with groupon. No class waiter. The steak they gave us was OK but not worth the money we spent. Don't bother to try this place. Many other
in the area that will be better. Only a few people in restaurant, bad sign.
Wife's well done "steak" was delivered t ...
Wife's well done "steak" was delivered to her in a pool of blood. We sent it back to once again come back rare!! The third time they nuked it beyond recognition. Daughters chicken was dry and covered in pepper. The potatoes were the only thing edible. Do yourself a favor and eat anywhere else but here!!!!!!!
Hubby and I had a lunch date over the 4t ...
Hubby and I had a lunch date over the 4th July holiday weekend. We really appreciated that we were able to order a petite portion of almost every entrée on the menu. The staff was pleasant and friendly. The owner/manager was knowledgable on the wine selections. The biggest obstacle for us was the comfort of the seating. The seats were worn or poorly designed. If the seats were more comfortable, we probably would have stayed for dessert and coffee!!
The restaurant was very elegant and the ...
The restaurant was very elegant and the service was great. We had a small child with us and the server was quick to bring a child cup of water for her. He also was very knowledgable about the menu.
The food was very good. I had the rainbow trout.
I was looking for a place to enjoy a qui ...
I was looking for a place to enjoy a quiet meal with a good friend on her birthday. The entire dining experience was outstanding. My reservation was 6:30pm and we were seated quickly. Besides the great food and service, a huge plus for the Bistro109 is no loud music playing overhead, so people can actually hear one another talk. Later in the there was someone playing nice music on the piano. What a wonderful location for a special occasion meal!
Would NOT go back
My husband and I were in town for our anniversary. We decided to try Bistro 109 for dinner after reading all it's reviews. However we were very disappointed. We should have know, it was 6:00 on a Saturday night and only 3 other tables were filled. They seated us in the back which was very dark. Black ceilings, black chairs and tablecloths, burgundy walls. Not what I would expect in a "bistro" but more like Disney's Haunted Mansion. Our waitress was pleasant enough. Service was quick (but then again, no one was there). We ordered spinachdip for an appetizer. It wasn't bad, but nothing spectacular. The homemade chips that came with it were burnt. Up next were the rolls. They looked like the frozen round ones you buy in a tray at the grocery store. The waitress recommended the rib eye, so my husband ordered that. It looked so bad when he got it. It definitely wasn't grilled. And there wasn't even a sear on it. It was pale brown and looked worse then something you'd get at Waffle House. He couldn't eat it. His meal came with mashed potatoes and what looked like canned green beans. I ordered the pork chops. They were just OK. Served with Rice-A-Roni (seriously, I think straight from the box) and crinkle cut veggies that were also gross. We are not picky people and can usually find something good no matter where we go. But this was just an all around bad meal.
We had a reservation at 8. Arrived at 7: ...
We had a reservation at 8. Arrived at 7:55. Another couple walked in with us with no reservations. They were seated at the last available table. When they asked us we said we HAD A RESERVATION. THEY WERE SORRY, THERE WAS A WEDDING PARTY IN THE BACK AND UNTIL THEY LEFT THERE WAS NO TABLE AND WE WOULD HAVE TO WAIT 15 min or so. Obviously they seated the people without reservations at our table. When we did get seated we were the only people in a HUGE room. NOT A GOOD EXPERIENCE. They were sweeping up the floor practically under our feet. First time our Open Table reservation did not get us our table as it should.
We enjoyed our dining experience. I was ...
We enjoyed our dining experience. I was quite pleased to find a local restaurant and not have to dine at a chain establishment.
The food was good. Prices are very reasonable. The quality vs price point makes this a super value.
Some of the wait staff were a little irritating and pretentious, but he WAS trying so I overlooked it.
I would definitely go back and recommend to others.
We were looking for a non-chain restaurant in the Pigeon Forge/Sevierville area and Bistro 109 fit the bill perfectly. The food was very good and the service was excellent. So if you would like an independent restaurant that serves good food I highly recommend it.
My husband and I got married that evening and wanted to have a "fancy" night out to celeberate. It was worth the drive and definitely worth the money!! I wouldn't necessarily recommend this as a place for children... It is catered towards a more "adults only" feel which, for us, that was perfect. We wanted to spend a romantic evening together without a lot of hustle and bustle or noise. It is a more upscale restaurant so food is a little more pricey than your other usual go-to places, so keep that in mind, but it will be money well spent. Plus we knew that ahead of time before we went so it didn't bother us at all. The food was fantastic and so was our server... He was very prompt and quick to bring us our orders and checked in regularly. (Thanks Alexander! :)) We are from Alabama so being someplace new and trying something different from what we have here-- it was a real treat and my husband was satisified with everything as well. We are planning on going back to Gatlinburg area again soon and will definitely return to Bistro 109!!!
Our evening was filled with excellent service from the moment we entered the door. Our waiter was attentive to our every need. The food was wonderful from the appetizer to the main course. The ambience of the restaurant was very elegant and romantic. We would highly recommend this to anyone and would definitely return again!
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