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Gulf Bistro

15225 Gulf Blvd, Madeira Beach, FL 33708-1814
+1 727-392-8627
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  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“escargot” (20 reviews)
“creme brulee” (13 reviews)
“crepes” (13 reviews)
Open Now
5:30 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
15225 Gulf Blvd, Madeira Beach, FL 33708-1814
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We've been to this beach area several times over past years and somehow, to our regret, have missed this quiet bistro. The owners are directly involved with the preparation and serving of the meals and their effort shows. We also appreciated the quiet ambiance and...More

Thank crackofdawn
Reviewed August 25, 2017

If you want to find a non descript looking facade which then wows you once you are inside, the French Gulf Bistro. It is intimate, and classy. The people running it have done a wonderful job in bringing part of their country and an way...More

Thank Belikinbeer
Reviewed August 12, 2017 via mobile

Our anniversary and we didn't want deep fried fish on the gulf coast tonight. This little Bistro was fabulous. Our hostess and waitress was the owner. Loving every minute of serving her guests. Her husband is the chef. French onion soup and escargot for apps...More

Thank Barb H
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Visited August 3rd for a farewell dinner with friends who are moving. It was the perfect atmosphere to be able to converse and the food is wonderful. I love the Calves Liver but others had Snapper and Duck and all the dishes were delicious. The...More

Thank Caroline B
Reviewed July 14, 2017 via mobile

My family just adores this restaurant! When we returned to Madeira Beach for our vacation this summer, Gulf Bistro was at the very TIP TOP list for our first night! Our party of 7 was seated a booth table, and our night was started with...More

Thank Monica S
Reviewed May 3, 2017

Dinner was enjoyed on Palm Sunday evening as well as the following Thursday. Both evenings were delightful, delicious and worthy of a 3rd visit for the most part. On the negative side, there are too few servers to provide the caliber of service equal to...More

Thank brenda B
Reviewed April 20, 2017

Beautiful small French bistro. Had a nice quiet supper with friends last week. Made reservations glad we did. Food was simply fantastic. The waitress or better the owner was a joy to talk to. I had the Cocquille that night they were simply delicious.Will definitely...More

Thank eagles-183
Reviewed April 5, 2017

Everything about the place is in the style of a French country inn : the food, the decor, the wines, the family who operates the establishment. Quiet atmosphere. Subdued lighting. Super service. Can't think of any negatives.

Thank bonehomme
Reviewed March 20, 2017

We have always dined at the Gulf Bistro, and this most recent trip was no exception. The atmosphere is very quiet, lights are dimmed low (a little too low for these old eyes) but the owner saw me struggling to read the menu and raised...More

Thank PeabodyandSherman
Reviewed March 17, 2017

While visiting friends in Madiera beach we decided to try Gulf Bistro as it sounded wonderful in the reviews. We were not to be disappointed. The dinner was amazing from the appetizers to the dessert. All four of us absolutely loved our dinners and we...More

Thank hamburgguy
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Questions & Answers
Louise K
July 31, 2015|
Response from mickey1Seminole | Property representative |
Yes, we can do gluten free, you just have to tell the waitress when you order each dishes, thank you.
Will H
February 12, 2015|
Response from mickey1Seminole | Property representative |
Service dogs are fine, anytime, however at this time of year, we are very busy and I can't allow any pets at the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15225 Gulf Blvd, Madeira Beach, FL 33708-1814
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Madeira Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 727-392-8627
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