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2018 Top 10 Bistros in New York Area

One of GAYOT's Top 10 Bistros in New York, Balthazar Restaurant recalls a classic French brasserie

Classic French Bistros
in New York

In Paris, the bistro is an institution. With a cozy, unpretentious atmosphere and French fare at a modest price, what's not to love?

Find a small table and order up some classic French bistro dishes such as steak au poivre and coq au vin at one of GAYOT's Best Bistros in New York, presented in alphabetical order.

 


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