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Au Bon Coin

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352/104 Moo 12 | Nongprue, Banglamung, Pattaya 20260, Thailand
+66 (0) 38 364 542
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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  • 121
    Excellent
  • 33
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 12
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
WOW simply outstanding from start to finish

Three of us went there and all 3 had excellent food, starters included fois gras, crab cocktail and a soup, all excellent. For mains we had monkfish, seabass and rump steak. All were wonderful and rump steak being a rarity on menus in Thailand was a must. It was superb, great flavour... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 24, 2015
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Chonburi, Thailand
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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176 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Chonburi, Thailand
Top Contributor
69 reviews 69 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Three of us went there and all 3 had excellent food, starters included fois gras, crab cocktail and a soup, all excellent. For mains we had monkfish, seabass and rump steak. All were wonderful and rump steak being a rarity on menus in Thailand was a must. It was superb, great flavour, tender and cooked to perfection. The desserts were... More 

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Pattaya, Thailand
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Hi I visited here for the first time recently, not really all that difficult to find. I was not impressed at all. Had a country pate starter, that was OK, Duck in red wine sauce for main. almost tasteless and a tiny portion, sparrow sized, 4 mouth fulls and gone. French fries were the side, dire, tried 5 or 6... More 

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Bay Point, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I was there for the first time with 3 friends. I ordered the beef shiskabobs which was way too much food for me. I was gladly given a take away box, as were the others in our group. The checks are not brought to the table which I found bizarre. When you are finished you just go to see the... More 

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Taipei, Taiwan
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

A friend took me to this place last week and we had a great time. The place for sure is difficult to find and very small. Around 30 covers. Atmosphere is very good. Food is very nice. We had pate and crab salad as starters and steak as main. Service is good and the owner is very friendly. Will certainly... More 

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Pattaya
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35 reviews 35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

On a quiet evening last thirstday i visit again Au bon Coin on Pratanak Hill in Pattaya .. Again it was a special experience. This small restaurant -difficult to find - but it does not care the owner at all . Jose has his own style and does not care what others think and say . Au bon Coin is... More 

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Pattaya
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

This restaurant has its perversities - it is located in a tricky-to-find spot and is shut on Tuesdays and Wednesdays - but it is worth overcoming any inconveniences to go there. It is the best restaurant in Pattaya for my money. Charming provincial ambience with low-lit tables far enough apart for intimate conversation. Attentive service and, although the food can... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Well I gave Jose a second chance came back in October,same problem as before Aircon on to low had only fans going.So Hot inside NO security to look after my rental car BMW very poor. Staff are not very helpful at all my steak was overcooked,Entree very poor indeed.Service was slow very slow.So hot in there I was sweating and... More 

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Pattaya, Thailand
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16 reviews 16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

This is a wonderful restaurant with loads of charm, warm ambiance and genial host. It is not at all stuffy but is still a great destination for a special celebration, dinner with your partner or a catch up with a group of friends. No groups of larger than 8 are accepted which keeps the tome of the restaurant buzzing but... More 

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Warsaw, Poland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Been here with a group of friends after got recommended by my local friends. The restaurant is authentic French, the owner and wife are cooking all the delicious food. Foie Gras, terrine, lamb stew are the few delicious dishes we had but there is much more on the menu. The wine cellar can walk in with a good selection of... More 

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Fishbou
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014 via mobile

One of the best meals I have ever had! I cannot recommend this little gem of a restaurant enough. Whether you are looking to spend time alone with a loved one, family or friends this is a truly spectacular place to eat. The food is always of a high standard and the staff are always there if you need them.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 352/104 Moo 12 | Nongprue, Banglamung, Pattaya 20260, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Chonburi Province  >  Pattaya
  • Phone Number: +66 (0) 38 364 542

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients

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