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Chez Papa French Bistro and Wine Bar

38 and 40 Jalan Jaya | Taman Maju Jaya, Johor Bahru 80400, Malaysia
607-333-4988
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Ranked #1 of 481 Restaurants in Johor Bahru
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: French
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Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: Established in 1999. Traditional French Regional Cuisine. Cheerful and comfortable Bistro decor. Adjoining Wine Bar with cozy ambience. Extensive wine list, large selection of cocktails and International beers by the bottle.

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  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Spanish first
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Goettingen
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015 NEW

Best food of the whole trip. Above average price for the area, but well worth it. Very nice and attentive staff, who make it an enjoyable place to spend an evening

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Johor Bahru District, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Friendly and good service by Rozy! The food is awesome! Different with other French restaurant is the portion is quite big! Definitely will visit again! Thanks for the great service!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW via mobile

Good service by Lina .Very tasty food. We ordered wagyu which is so tender and the red snapper! The garlic bread is just so nice!! Together with the cullen Margaret river red 2012 !it's just nice and so smooth! Thanks to all the people here especially the boss and lady boss Dominique and Shereen for having such a perfect team!... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

My Boyfriend brought me to this restaurant for my birthday celebration. Is our first time to visit this restaurant. The location is very convenient and very easy accessable.The foods and the wine are nice. Even though the seating capacity of the restaurant is very limited, but it makes the ambience very quite and romantic. The staffs are all very friendly... More 

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Veal Sbov
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84 reviews 84 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

The atmosphere was very cosy like a french typical restaurant. The food definitely exceeded our expectation, great wine selection, you could easily be in France!

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Johor Bahru, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

The Barimundi en papilotte was marvelous! Chez Papa is The best restaurant I know anywhere. In Malaysia. The staff is gracious and creates an atmosphere of welcome. Lina KNOWS banana flambé! Proprietors Shereen and Dominic have winer here

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015 via mobile

Food is amazing and environment is very comfortable. Service is one of the best in JB. Look for this lady named Rosie 👍 very polite. She totally boost the whole first experience here at chez papa.

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Singapore, Singapore
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138 reviews 138 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

My wife and I have toured and dined extensively in France, after a 2 week roadtrip there. We decided to celebrate our 9th wedding anniversary here. The wine selection though not large, was very thoughtful. I chose a red from the Beaune region which was excellent. The food is surprisingly authentic! Escargots were in the Loire Valley style, and the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

I have been hearing about Chez Papa from my very close friend. Finally got the chance to visit it and tried out the food. The ambience was cosy, service, recommendation was good and the food was equally good too. Foie gras, escargot, mushroom soup was good, so was my main course of chicken. I have a lovely dinner with my... More 

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Abergele, United Kingdom
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5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

visited here in 18/12/14 as a party of 6 and the third visit made. All had steak (one way or another). A couple of us had snail starters, the rest had from the specials board. Excellent allround. Just one negative point was the service staff were too quick.

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Address: 38 and 40 Jalan Jaya | Taman Maju Jaya, Johor Bahru 80400, Malaysia
Phone Number: 607-333-4988
Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Johor  >  Johor Bahru District  >  Johor Bahru
Cuisine: French

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