2020 Best Bistros in New York Area

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 bistro dishes such as steak au poivre and coq au vin at one of GAYOT's Top French Bistros in New York , presented in alphabetical order.

> Check GAYOT's:
- Best French Bistros Restaurants in other cities
- Restaurants near you
- Top French Restaurants in America
- French food terms that will help you decipher any menu
.
 
Balthazar Restaurant
14/20
New York restaurant that recalls a classic French brasserie of the early 20th century. See More

Book a Table

View Restaurant
Benoit
14/20
Alain Ducasse's casual and elegant Midtown bistro takes Francophiles’ taste buds to the City of Light. See More

Book a Table

View Restaurant
Bistro Vendôme
14/20
Elegant French bistro housed in a multi-level townhouse off Sutton Place. See More

Book a Table

View Restaurant
Café d'Alsace
13/20
Upper East Side gastronomic homage to Alsace. See More

Book a Table

View Restaurant
Cafe Luxembourg
13/20
A fine French bistro for pre-theatre dinner or après-opera supper. See More

Book a Table

View Restaurant
db bistro moderne
16/20
Chef Daniel Boulud's exquisite fare at a more modest price. See More

Book a Table

View Restaurant
French, New American, Bistro
Frenchette
13/20
Modern French bistro in TriBeCa serving updated classics and natural wines. See More
View Restaurant
Little Frog
14/20
Parisian-inspired bistro near the Upper East Side’s Second Avenue subway. See More
View Restaurant
Le Parisien
13/20
This Murray Hill restaurant provides an apropos backdrop for a classic menu of French bistro fare. See More

Book a Table

View Restaurant

Dinosaur Bar-B-Que restaurant in New York
FOOD TO-GO
GAYOT has rounded up takeout and delivery restaurants.