Bistro Gautier

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Welcome back to the bistro! We are now taking bookings for inside, garden & patio area from 19th May, please email us to reserve a table, please sign up to our newsletter and do follow us on Facebook and Instagram @Bistrogautier for all the latest information regarding our reopening plans.

Our Bistro House Rules

  • We can only accept bookings indoors for one household or support bubble up to max 6 people
  • Social distancing rules means we cannot accommodate any standing customers
  • Where possible please register your details on the NHS COVID-19 APP, if not you will be asked to complete it on arrival.
  • Table service is now required by law, please only leave your seat to use the toilet facilities.
  • Everyone must wear a mask until they are seated at a table, fines for breaking these rules are now £200 and up to £10,000 for the employer, please wear your mask when needed.
  • Please do not visit the premises if any of your party are feeling unwell.
  • Any children must be supervised and remain at their allocated table at all times
  • We reserve the right to eject parties who allow their children to break social distancing rules or leave their table for anything other than toilet visits
  • We will be providing hand sanitising stations around the premises.
  • Please wash and sanitise your hands as regularly as possible to reduce risk of infection
  • Last orders will be as follows; Food orders at 8.30pm and last drinks 10pm
  • We will ask all customers to vacate the bistro by 10.45pm in order for us to be closed by 11pm
  • The safety of our customers and our employees is of paramount importance to us. Therefore, we reserve the right to refuse entry or eject customers should the rules be broken
  • These rules will be constantly under review as the government guidelines change


To all of our customers – please be patient and understanding whilst we all adjust and adapt to the current circumstances. Until further notice we will be operating on limited staff who are working tirelessly to ensure the Bistro can not only open successfully, but stay open sustainably moving forwards.


Thank you for your patience.


The BG Team

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182, Station Road,
Harpenden, Herts, AL5 4UL

01582 762242

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