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21 Stanley Street, Southport PR9 0BS, England
+44 1704 501414
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good10%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (122 reviews)
“ham hock” (11 reviews)
Opens in 13 min
All hours
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
££ - £££
21 Stanley Street, Southport PR9 0BS, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A most fantastic experience with the taster menu, fabulous quality, great service and lovely ambience made up for a truly memorable day. The quality of food was outstanding and fully recommended!!

Thank Jillybob49
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have always championed Bistro 21 and have recommended it to friends. However on my last visit something was a miss. The food was good but not outstanding. I suffer with gluten intolerance and on previous visits have had outstanding food and no illness or...More

1  Thank Lorraine T
Jan A, Owner at Bistro21, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Good morning I'm sorry you feel that something went wrong on your last visit. My mother has sever coeliacs disease and we have set up stringent procedures. That is why we have a dedicated gluten free menu and I can assure you that my chefs...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

The words which are currently available to us for summarising a dining experience don't appear to include one for Bistro 21. On this occasion we took a special friend with us to help celebrate her 70th birthday. She had never been before so she followed...More

Thank davie977
Jan A, Owner at Bistro21, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

WOW thank you for your fantastic review and I am glad the birthday went well. Look forward to seeing you again soon x

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

To tell the truth I didn't eat here but my friend did. He and his lady friend raved about the"taster" menu.

Thank Jack0999
Jan A, Owner at Bistro21, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hopefully you will come and enjoy for yourself soon xx

Reviewed 1 week ago

Checked out trip for restaurants in Southport as not been there for a while and picked Bistro 21 due to the excellent reviews. We went mid-week for the £11.95 lunch and from the moment we walked in the door the standard of service was excellent......More

Thank Lil432
Jan A, Owner at Bistro21, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your lovely review. Hopefully see you next time you are in southport x

Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to Bistro 21 many many times And in the past I have written rave reviews about it, It's a nice place, staff are friendly But the last few times I have eaten there, I didn't feel I was getting value for money,...More

3  Thank Ann C
Jan A, Owner at Bistro21, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Sorry to hear you have not enjoyed your last visit If you would like to give me a call and I can try to resolve your issues x

Reviewed 1 week ago

From the moment we walked in I felt it was a good choice very nice atmosphere good menu either two course, sampler or a la carte we went for the two course which was amazing and plenty of it ,, totally see why it's No...More

Thank burf97
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing. Words cannot begin to describe the experiences that my taste buds went through in my visit to Bistro 21. I had the taster menu which allowed me to choose three starters and two mains from their list. This was ideal as I was having...More

1  Thank Martin J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been several times for lunch,the food is excellent, the service is friendly, and location is just off Lord street. Please note that you need to book,as it is so popular with locals.

1  Thank peter d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While starting this review I'm thinking: why did we not go here on previous visits to Southport? I'm a bit gutted really and looking back I wish we'd skipped a couple of other restaurants and returned here... Our party of 5 all had 2 courses...More

1  Thank BrawScotland
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Response from Susan C | Reviewed this property |
New opening days as from August. Now open Tuesday to Saturday. Closed Sunday and Monday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$29
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
17:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
17:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 Stanley Street, Southport PR9 0BS, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Merseyside  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +44 1704 501414
We are a small, family owned restaurant based in the heart of Southport, just off Lord Street. We offer a contemporary cuisine, using only the finest ingredients, freshly prepared each day by our award-winning chefs.
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