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Bistro Petit Charlemagne

Hartmannstrasse 12-14, 52062 Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Ranked #67 of 405 restaurants in Aachen
Cuisines: Mediterranean
Dining options: Reservations
Most recent review
- Jun 22, 2014
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Dining options: Reservations
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English first
Sollentuna, Sweden
Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Very nice place with good service. The waiter proactivley (in a nice way) proposed specials for our large group and ever. food tasted really good

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ILKLEY
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128 reviews 128 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

I'm told it used to have a Michelin star. Despite a warm welcome & decent service, the food was average, the wine nice but not cheap, & the service friendly but not so efficient. Rather expensive & very quiet on a Tuesday evening. I'm sure there are better restaurants

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2012 via mobile

Very unlike a bistro on a large square. This bistro is nice and cosy. A few tables downstairs, more room upstairs. We had dinner there and enjoyed the meal. Loved the extensive salt ad pepper selection. Take time to browse through the wine list. Besides a nice menu, they serve a few good dishes. Try the crème brûlee. It was... More

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Maastricht, The Netherlands
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2012

Very good food, not the beaten track, fine flavours and herbs, unusual combinations. Nice wines. food and wines are fair priced. Downstairs hip, upstairs stylish. And good modest service.

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Aachen
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

This restaurant has only a nice facade. The appetizers were good (scallops, and the other was tomato-carrot soup), but the halibut was dry and the sauce too salty. For dessert we ordered one chocolate mousse with orange and one lemontarte. The mousse came with grapefruit, (they told us it didn't come with orange) which didn't fit at all with the... More

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Antwerp, Belgium
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27 reviews 27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2012

Very good cuisine and a good choice of wines (although rather expensive)

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Singapore, Singapore
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2012

Petit Charlemagne is simply one of the best restaurants in Aachen. It is very pricey and posh, but the quality of the food is outstanding.

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Nieuw-Vennep, The Netherlands
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138 reviews 138 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2011 via mobile

We came there quite early, so the service was very quick. The quality of the entrees was perfect; presentation without fantasy. Main courses ( my wife had fish ,i had meat) was much bettter, served with à nice wine. Ambiance and service were perfect!

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