Bistro 1709

Bistro 1709 is a French inspired restaurant serving fresh, chef prepared dishes in Lichfield, Staffordshire. This restaurant is owned by one of Staffordshire’s best known restaurateurs John Ashmore along with Chef Mark Medley. The restaurant in Lombard Street provides a relaxed dining experience, serving quality homemade food at affordable prices.

Our Restaurant

When closed reservations can be made via voicemail on 01543 257986 or email

Summer Opening Hours

CLOSED Sunday, Monday & Tuesday

OPEN - Wednesday-Saturday
Lunch served 12-2pm
Dinner Served 5.30pm-8pm


Enjoy delicious food and drink in a relaxed atmosphere…

Bistro1709 Restaurant, Lichfield
Bistro1709 Restaurant, Lichfield
Bistro 1709 Restaurant, Lichfield
Bistro1709 Restaurant, Lichfield
Bistro1709 Restaurant, Lichfield
Bistro1709 Restaurant, Lichfield

Customer Testimonials

The best restaurant in Lichfield..The food here is just superb..A new menu too..Best quality and great value. Friendly service too.

Badger022, Yoxall. Sept 2020

What a lovely place!..The atmosphere was also delightful, especially for a Monday night! Felt really comfortable. Will definitely be returning.

Emily P, Aug 2020

Little gem in Lichfield.. I was met with a warm welcome, friendly welcome and there were plenty of tasty options to choose from. Will be visiting again.

Walesrugby84, Kidderminster. Aug 2020

Read more testimonials..

'A French-inspired gem in the heart of Lichfiled'
Read the full Restaurant Review by Matthew Panter of the Express & Star - 2nd November 2021