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“Unexpected pleasure!”
Review of Merlot Bistro - CLOSED

Merlot Bistro
Cuisines: American, French
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Good for: Groups
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Moscow, Russia
Level 6 Contributor
107 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
“Unexpected pleasure!”
Reviewed 4 May 2014

We were just strolling on Ocean past this restaurant after a long walk on Carmel beach. We just stopped to look at the menu and the charming waiter convinced us to come in and dine there.
My wife had the coconut shrimp soup and the scallop salad with wilted spinach for main which were both delicious and I opted for the very tasty Caesar salad and excellent salmon steak .

  • Visited May 2014
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Helpful?
3 Thank Nick R
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Korean first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Houston
Level 5 Contributor
97 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
“Fabulous bistro”
Reviewed 17 April 2014

We loved this small bistro!! Found it by accident and had a wonderful dinner!! The food was delicious and the service excellent!! Would highly recommend it.

  • Visited April 2014
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3 Thank MariaVG
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Roseville, California
Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Great Service!!”
Reviewed 13 April 2014

We had wandered by earlier in the day and it was one of the few restaurants that came out to tell us about dinner specials. So for dinner we wandered backed. We had the special of the day Paella, it was good, a few chili peppers and some parm and it was excellent!!! We also had sand dabs that were excellent! The service was GREAT!!! It always concerns me when a restaurant isn't full, but it was definitely worth taking a chance on this place, we were very happy with everything.

  • Visited April 2014
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3 Thank yaay4travel
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UK
Level 4 Contributor
28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“Really enjoyed the meal”
Reviewed 11 April 2014 via mobile

Really enjoyed the meal tonight. Food was delicious and the service was attentive, without being pushy.

Visited April 2014
Helpful?
4 Thank J L
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Sacramento, CA
Level 3 Contributor
20 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Excellent food.....great staff.”
Reviewed 2 April 2014

After a good day hiking and walking the beaches, we wanted a lighter dinner and chose this wonderful place near our Inn. It was a slow, rainy night, so attendance was sparse, but the staff was attentive and kind. Wonderful food.

Visited March 2014
Helpful?
3 Thank MJWSacramento_CA
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