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Chti Charivari

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51-53 Grand Place, Arras, France
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7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Sun - Thu 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Part of a small chain, some reviews for the one in Amiens

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  • 22
    Excellent
  • 61
    Very good
  • 20
    Average
  • 12
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cheese lovers delight !

We managed to just walk-in and get a table on a Saturday evening. IF you like cheese and fondue then this is a place to try. Basic decor (you don't want table-cloths with all that melted cheese about) but clean and comfy and the food was exactly what we wanted and ordered. Good, honest food and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 2, 2014
Bob w
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Randolph, New Jersey
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
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English first
Wiltshire
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

The fact that the waitress hardly spoke and was chewing gum all night says it all. Average over priced food. A waste of money. Go next door for a pizza, much better quality.

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Randolph, New Jersey
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We managed to just walk-in and get a table on a Saturday evening. IF you like cheese and fondue then this is a place to try. Basic decor (you don't want table-cloths with all that melted cheese about) but clean and comfy and the food was exactly what we wanted and ordered. Good, honest food and plenty of it. I... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We went to this restaurant particularly for the raclette. Raclette is a bit like a fondu but with two levels. In the bottom level you melt your cheese in your own personal tray, while on the top you cook your meats and vegetables. Everything is made to order and you don't have to worry about food falling into the cheese.... More 

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Billericay, England, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

Well if you like raclette you will be in for a treat. We ate here on a busy Friday. Service was excellent and the food even better. Very reasonably priced. Three course meal with an aperitif and a bottle of wine for about €60. Savoie style food that I've not enjoyed since skiing in Tignes. Definitely recommend.

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Oxford, England
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54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 723 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Small bustling restaurant featuring Savoyard food, wine & beer located right on the Grand Place. Fairly authentic food, reasonable prices, busy even in mid-week

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walsall
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120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2013

Four meals, one average, a carbonnade. Three very poor, all salads. Plated quite theatrically, there is certainly a lot of it. But, every item was of the poorest quality. That runs from the salad leaves to the cheese, prawns and meats. The beer was good though.

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Berkshire, UK.
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60 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

We ate here as a group of friends on a busy Friday night. We were warmly welcomed and quickly shown to a table. The menu was a little confusing and the waitress was not a native French speaker but with the help of the people next to us we worked out that all the portions are big, and having the... More 

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Charleston
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46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

Located on the Grande Place and right next to the Hotel les 3 Luppars, this was the perfect dinner location after a long day of travel from London. My wife and I sat outside and chose the braserade in which a charcoal brazier is put on the table and you cook your own chicken and beef -- no one to... More 

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Stella-Plage, France
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2013

Situated in the Grand Place with good view, we particularly liked the varied children's menu. The friendly staff happy to recommend choices for our vegetarian daughter too.

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West Molesey, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

Love this restaurant & is one of the definate visits when in Arras. For any lover of cheese, its a must! Fondues, raclette amongst other things, great puddings. Very busy & booking essential. Staff friendly.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 51-53 Grand Place, Arras, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nord-Pas-de-Calais  >  Pas-de-Calais  >  Arras

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

Description

Part of a small chain, some reviews for the one in Amiens
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm

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