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Chapeau Rouge Restaurant William Frachot

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5 rue Michelet, 21000 Dijon, France
+33 3 80 50 88 88
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12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Fantastic Fine Dining Experience

The food, ambiance & service could not be faulted. In particular, our waitress who spoke excellent English, enhanced the whole experience. We both chose the Discovery menu, & with the staff''s assistance chose an excellent local wine, which complimented the meal. Overall, we really enjoyed the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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  • Special occasions
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

The food, ambiance & service could not be faulted. In particular, our waitress who spoke excellent English, enhanced the whole experience. We both chose the Discovery menu, & with the staff''s assistance chose an excellent local wine, which complimented the meal. Overall, we really enjoyed the whole evening.

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Boulder, CO
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

My cousin and I had a delicious meal at this restaurant. Every bite was perfection. The service was just right--not over the top, but very professional.

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London
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Amazing food, and wonderful service, as you would expect! Four not five stars, as there were a few fLaws. Over-reliance on their red wine reduction in the tasting menu, and quite poor wine service (drips!). Meal for two cost just over €360 so we felt it wasn't quite worth it, although the food was excellent.

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Worcester
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

You do pay for quality. Thoroughly worthwhile and something we will talk about for some time. We took advantage of the inclusive menus and then was surprised by the number of additional appetisers that were included with the meal. Wine list excellent and advise of staff valued.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

We came here with a very high expectation, due to the 2 stars. Fish was ok but not more...In my opinion at least a good piece of meat needs to be in the menue. The taste of the courses was not always convincing. Unfortunately this experience was disappointing, especially for this high price.

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Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015 via mobile

We stayed in the hotel which was very good and at the time of booking we reserved a table for the menu Decouverte with drinks. The food was superb, the wine beautifully paired with each course and the atmosphere was formal but relaxed. My favourite dish was the strawnerries with mustard and my partner said the slow cooked lamb was... More 

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Taiwan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015 via mobile

Great atmosphere, nice set up in the dining room. We chose the menu decouvert with a bottle of Alsacian pinot, fish was very tender and the duck was very juicy. Waiters are able to communicate in English which was an exception. A pleasant journey in Dijon.

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Santa Rosa, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

My wife and I made reservations at Restaurant William Frachot based on its two Michelin stars and TripAdvisor reviews. The waiters spoke English and were attentive almost to a fault. My wife ordered the discovery menu for 78€, and I ordered à la carte. Of course, we tasted each other’s courses as they were served. Not only was each course... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Booked weeks ahead for dinner. High class formal setting and top service. Go for tasting menu and very nice presentation and tasty courses. Big range of top wines too to match. Will return and recommend.

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Zürich, Schweiz
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Been there couple of weeks ago. French kitchen, the way they used to do it in the 90ies, way too much, overloaded with flavours, no discreet elegance. Crement was very nice, wine wasn't that great (compared to other places I had wine in Dijon). Service was impeccable. Design of the Restaurant is atrocious. Sad, because I was expecting a lot.

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Additional Information about Chapeau Rouge Restaurant William Frachot

Address: 5 rue Michelet, 21000 Dijon, France
Phone Number: +33 3 80 50 88 88
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Burgundy  >  Cote d'Or  >  Dijon
Open Hours:
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm  7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm  7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm  7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm  7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm  7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 53 - 138
Cuisine: French

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5 rue Michelet, 21000 Dijon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Burgundy  >  Cote d'Or  >  Dijon
  • Phone Number: +33 3 80 50 88 88

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 53 - 138
  • Price Range: $ $ $ $
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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