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Merchants Bistro

Bar area in Merchants Bistro

Top quality food &an inviting atmosphere

Served Monday - Saturday
11.30am - 2.00pm
Dinner: 6.15pm - 9.00pm

Step into our pet-friendly Merchants Bistro, where a warm welcome awaits you. Whether you're seeking a delightful lunch or a memorable evening meal, indulge in our exquisite cuisine, accompanied by impeccable service and a welcoming ambiance.

The Bistro itself is themed around Bideford's rich and diverse history, with the harbour once being the third busiest in England. Discover something delicious from our exciting Merchants-themed menu, whether you prefer traditional classics or something more adventurous, you are bound to find something to hook you in. 

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Dinner at Merchants Bistro Bideford

Large Parties at Merchants Bistro

If you’re looking for an impressive venue and top-notch food and drink then a party at Merchants Bistro will be perfect for you.
Sea Bass in Merchants Bistro

Lunch Menu

Savor a delectable culinary journey with our delightful lunch menu, where a fusion of flavors and expertly crafted dishes awaits to tantalize your palate.

Non Festive Plated Roast at Merchants Bistro

Dinner Menu

Experience a culinary symphony of tantalizing flavors and expertly prepared dishes with our dinner menu, where each plate is a masterpiece that will leave you craving for more.

Detail of bar in Merchants Bistro

Drinks Menu

Indulge in a tantalizing array of exquisite beverages, our meticulously crafted drinks menu promises to elevate your taste buds to new heights.

Drinks Package

Party Menu

For larger groups, take a look at our party menu. Perfect for parties or group organisers.

Fox cushion detail at Merchants Bistro

Pre Order Form

Download our pre-order form for your large party at Merchants Bistro.

Booking & Reservations

Non-residents are very welcome, booking in advance is recommended. To make a reservation at our Merchants Bistro, or to enquire about special dietary requirements, get in touch by calling our friendly team on 01237 472005.

Please note: The Merchants Bistro is dog friendly, however, If you’d like to bring your four-legged friend along, we do request that they are kept on a lead at all times.

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