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Cafe Alsace

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121 E Ponce De Leon Ave, Decatur, GA 30030-2511
404-373-5622
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Today
11:30 am - 2:15 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 2:15 pm
Tue - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 73
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 2
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  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Restaurant

My favorite place in all of Decatur. Food was equal to food I had on my trip to Paris. Wonderful ambiance, service, and food.Salad dressing so good I bought a bottle to take home. Also loved the profiteroles.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
Brownie H
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

My favorite place in all of Decatur. Food was equal to food I had on my trip to Paris. Wonderful ambiance, service, and food.Salad dressing so good I bought a bottle to take home. Also loved the profiteroles.

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Southern U.S.
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

It is hard not to believe one has been transported to a tiny real French bistro when entering this charming restaurant. To add to this image, the owner is Juliette Binoche's double. The food, from the specials of the day to the Sunday brunch menu, has always been excellent as has the coffee, something American restaurant coffee seldom is. The... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

This is where I go! This Decatur staple is the real thing, right down to the one, sometimes two, servers that take care of the whole room. The spetchle, I'm not spelling it right but it's the Alsatian pasta, is to die for, but everything is good, including the profiteroles for dessert. Charmingly decorated and authentic.

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Decatur, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I ordered a crepe and the server brought me the wrong one, but I wasn't going to say anything because it was delicious. . ground turkey with a red sauce over the top. It was one of their specials. Anyway, the server felt bad and wanted to bring me ice cream and I asked her what the flavors where. She... More 

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Decatur, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I have been enjoying Cafe Alsace for over ten years. Benedicte's place is the real French deal. Do not miss out on her amazing French cafe in he heart if Decatur, GA.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

A wonderful little French bistro hidden in Decatur. The food is authentic french and the place reminds me of a number of places I have visited in France.

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Decatur, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

The first time my wife had the Beef Wellington here, she asked the hostess to have the chef come to the table. I think he thought he was in trouble and about to get a complaint, but she said "This was the best meal i ever had!" We have never been disappointed here. The size of the place is like... More 

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Athens, Georgia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

This is one of my all time favorite restaurants. I've been for lunch and dinner (and always get dessert). The bœuf bourguignon is perfect. The fig and honey salad dressing is amazing (and you can purchase a jar). The French onion soup is also wonderful. I don't think there's a thing on the menu I don't love. The atmosphere is... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

My husband and I enjoyed a lovely lunch at the small white tablecloth covered tables in this authentic cafe, that made us feel like were in France! I ordered the salad with goat cheese and house honey and fig dressing and it was delicious.Tender greens, sliced cucumber, grated carrot, and sliced tomato were drizzled with dressing, and four slices of... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Pleasant little place good food pleasant service. We enjoyed our dinners but started of a little rough when wanting the Beef Wellington was told they were out. Started with the pate which was very good I ordered the stuffed chicken and was pleased with the dish, my partner ordered the spaetzle of the day which he enjoyed. We finished with... More 

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Additional Information about Cafe Alsace

Address: 121 E Ponce De Leon Ave, Decatur, GA 30030-2511
Phone Number: 404-373-5622
Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Decatur
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 2:15 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:15 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:15 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:15 pm  6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
Cuisine: French

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 121 E Ponce De Leon Ave, Decatur, GA 30030-2511
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Decatur
  • Phone Number: 404-373-5622

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 30
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: French
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:15 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:15 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:15 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:15 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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