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Place du Parlement, 33000 Bordeaux, France
0556444443
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Ranked #167 of 1,625 Restaurants in Bordeaux
Price range: $5 - $10
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: French
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Sydney, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

We hunted for ages to get a place for our last full meal in Bordeaux and found it here. It was very nice. They had run out of the entrée and plat du jour but the meals we picked were very nice and well priced. We felt we had paid a fair price for the experience and had fun people... More 

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Paris, France
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

The location of Chez Jean is wonderful. Overall, I would call the experience "good." So, I was torn between a rating of average and a very good. The food and service was very typical for a French bistro. I certainly would not hesitate to eat there again, but I would not seek it out specifically. I had the shrimp on... More 

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Chateaufort, France
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

I started with the fish wrapped in Chinese nem, actually very original! As a main course I had the lamb which comes with a stunning variety of vegetables and to finish as desert I had the raspberry mousse. Restaurant is set in this marvelous square "place du Parlement" so pleasant after sunset.

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Perugia, Italy
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Placed in one of most central square of the city. Eating outdoor was very nice. Food was good and tasting. Price not so cheap but acceptable considering quality of food. Good experience.

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Palo Alto, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

My hotel recommended this place on a Sunday night when most places are closed. I started with the bone marrow dish "moelle osseuse"- delicious! As a main course I had the monkfish wrapped in bacon and it was overcooked and rubbery. Restaurant is set in a beautiful square and we sat outside.

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woking
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85 reviews 85 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We chose the fixed price menu super starters included ginger melon et al, wonderful long cooked pork and tip top duck wonderful creme brulee portions largish good red bordeaux house wine tip top service

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Perth Western Australia
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91 reviews 91 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Recommended this restaurant by some French colleagues - about 26 euro for 3 courses. We very much enjoyed our meal here - nice ambience on the square - tables not too close together, good service. Had terrine with asparagus for starter, then squid with yellow rice and chorizo - very nice, my husband had the black pork belly which was... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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127 reviews 127 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Very nice place in Bordeaux old center, the food and services was really nice , not too fast not to slow. It was a business diner, and i was afraid that it could not be appropriate in fact it was excellent, the food was really good and typical and exactly correspond to my expectation, not too fancy and regional, wine... More 

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Ballinameen
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25 reviews 25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We dined here on the 21 Sept. The good bits first. Lovely location. Think that's it. The seating outside was a bit tight and not very comfortable. We had seen other places with more space around the tables. I ordered the pork. When it came out it looked like there were 2 pieces of pork belly. I like pork belly.... More 

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Boyle, Ireland
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85 reviews 85 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

We ate at this restaurant twice on our one week stay in Bordeaux. Both were excellent meals at a reasonable price. We did not eat steak, so cannot comment, but the food is very well thought out and the fish was excellent, as were the desserts. Lunch with two plates cost 14.50 euros. We were very happy with this restaurant,... More 

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Additional Information about Chez Jean

Address: Place du Parlement, 33000 Bordeaux, France
Phone Number: 0556444443
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Bordeaux
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm  7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
Cuisine: French

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