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Modern French cuisine

Bon Vivant recalls the charm and pleasure of Parisian brasserie, located in the heart of Downtown in Palo Alto. Bon Vivant food is inspired by bistro classics which showcase French tradition and technique. We composed a menu that celebrates traditional French cuisine alongside seasonal ingredients. The wine list has a great selection of French and Californian wines by the glass, as well as assortment of cocktails and beers.

Bon Vivant is about great food, interesting people, music and art. Enjoy and thank you for dining with us at Bon Vivant!

Afternoon Tea

2 PM to 4 PM Saturday and Sunday
The Champagne Afternoon Tea is a fusion of a traditional English Afternoon Tea with a breath of our French flavors and beautiful miniature desserts. It is priced at $25 per person, or $35 including a glass of Rosé Champagne.

Traditional Finger Sandwiches with Brioche Roll. Freshly Baked Savoy Scones with Homemade Jam, Parisienne Macaroons, Orange Madelines, Fruit Tartlets, choice of Tea or Herbal Tea.

Private Parties

At Bon Vivant, we are experts at turning everyday events into celebrations. From our delicious, French cuisine to the fun and festive atmosphere, we know how to have a good time! In the spirit of European culture and our diverse menu will please just about anyone.

Our services include but not limited to exclusively designed menus, flower arrangements and special party decor. Bon Vivant accommodates parties from 8 to 90 people in elegant, unique style. We can arrange live music for your special event

 Submit an Online Event Request
 Or call our event coordinator at 650-485-3228