Gourmet award winning Bistrot restaurant in Thessaloniki

The newly introduced gourmet Bistrot bar-restaurant of the Excelsior hotel, situated in the heart of Thessaloniki is considered to be the new “discovery” of the Bistrot-Brasserie category. A cozy corner in the middle of the metropolis with a charming atmosphere that offers refined dishes and splendid cocktails.

Online PR News – 24-June-2010 – – The word bistrot is of Parisian origin and derives from the French word bistruille, a blend of coffee with cheap brandy while with the passing of years the word has come to indicate a small restaurant, serving basic meals at reasonable prices in an enjoyable atmosphere.

Excelsior hotel’s bistrot restaurant follows precisely this concept, quality meals at affordable prices in a welcoming setting. An all day gourmet dining that serves excellent dishes prepared with fresh and carefully chosen ingredients by the Chef Giorgos Papadopoulos.

In a city filled with plenty of dining choices, the Excelsior’s Bistrot has managed to blend the Mediterranean cuisine with a European touch. The restaurant offers a wide variety of pasta, risotto, meat, seafood and fish dishes while also delicious desserts that tickle the palette. The convenient location, the reasonably priced menu and the wide gastronomical choices have successfully turned Bistrot to one of the most favorable Cocktail Bars and early brunch restaurants of Thessaloniki.

The Chef George Papadopoulos together with the help of the winemaker Nikos Lazaridis have prepared a 4 course summer menu complimented by a selection of 5 different wines for Friday, July 11th. The price has been set at €35 per person for the full menu and at €15 per person for solely tasting the different types of wine.

Special happenings and events are also scheduled for the rest of the summer as to provide accessible gourmet food on a daily basis along with entertainment.

Offering a French bistro experience, casual and yet classy, the award winning Bistrot worthily belongs to a five star hotel.

For all information and reservation, please call at: 0030 2310 021020 & 0030 2310 021010

The Excelsior Hotel Thessaloniki
10 Komninon St. &
23 Mitropoleos Av.
546 24, Thessaloniki-Greece