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Full Menu at Bar
Dinner, Drinks, Happy Hour, Starters, Signature Cocktails, Desserts, Pre-theatre Dinner
Bienvenue! Bistro 218 combines the traditions of a French bistro with modern American cuisine. Located at 218 20th Street North, Birmingham native and professionally trained chef owner Tom Saab joins the revival of businesses in downtown Birmingham. Bistro 218 features the elegant minimalist interior design of traditional French bistros, while preserving the historical roots of the building; creating a comfortable romantic atmosphere.
Bistro 218 brings French cuisine to every palette. Enjoy your bistro favorites-from quiche to duck confit! Bistro 218 strives to provide quality affordable food and impeccable service to all of our neighborhood friends. Come join us at Bistro 218 for a high quality dining experience in a relaxed atmosphere.
The storefront building of Bistro 218 dates to the 1880s and has been a boarding house, barbershop, candy store and more in its rich history. The restaurant has a warm and welcoming ambiance. The two-story dining room at Bistro 218 is flanked by exposed brick on each side wall lit by glowing sconces. Tables at Bistro 218 are appointed with crisp, white tablecloths, fresh flower stems, and candlelight, line the left wall’s long banquette, which wraps itself onto the back wall.