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Chez Yasu French Restaurant

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2701 Southwest 17th Street # 3, Topeka, KS 66604
785 357-1003
Sunday
Closed
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
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  • 35
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 10
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Not for me

I should disclose that I have never been a big fan of French restaurant food served and I have never been to France. I went to Chez with some friends who were anxious to try this place. The mussels appetizer was great. The sole and sea bass entrees came out just as described, which was bland with... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed January 6, 2015
LJWHOG
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Fayetteville, Arkansas
Good for:
  • Doing business
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Dessert
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74 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I should disclose that I have never been a big fan of French restaurant food served and I have never been to France. I went to Chez with some friends who were anxious to try this place. The mussels appetizer was great. The sole and sea bass entrees came out just as described, which was bland with butter lemon sauce.... More 

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Bloomington, Indiana
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157 reviews 157 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Pefectly good food is prepared and served here, but the traditional French preparations with butter and sauce seem a little tired. Maybe their heart really isn't into it any more.

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Abilene, Kansas
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Having eaten many times in France, Chez Yasu is about as close in Topeka and surrounding area as you can get to real French cuisine. Have eaten there many times and never disappoints. Good menu, short but good wine list except they no longer have the Chateau Bonnet wines which were excellent and moderately priced but others will suffice. Lobster... More 

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Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

A little over-rated- in my experience. I've been 3 times. Never had either outstanding food or service- ambiance is nice, however.

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Lawrence, Kansas
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62 reviews 62 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

My co-workers and I ate here for lunch one time when looking for something different. The food was very good- there is lots of seafood on the menu. The service was a little slow, but if you have time, it is worth a visit!

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Lagarde, France
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39 reviews 39 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

I was us expectantly surprised to have enjoyed this restaurant so much. As I have been living in France for the past 10 years I couldn't help going into comparison mode at this restaurant when finding myself here with a big family group. From the outside it is really not much to look at. Just to let you know that... More 

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Bloomington, Indiana
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157 reviews 157 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Dinner was good but pretty ordinary. Nothing unusual but also nothing really delicious. The chef tends to overdo the sauces and underdo the seasoning.

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Knoxville, Tennessee
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

We try to make it to Chez Yasu every time we travel this way. French cuisine on the prairie, and good wine list.

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Lawrence
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Try to forget that it's in Topeka. We've been there 3 times and had a very nice experience each time. The food is very good - some of the dishes even deserving of the term 'French cuisine'. Attentive service, unassuming atmosphere. It's hard to impress a snob from Lawrence, but they've done it every time. Recommended.

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Grantville, Kansas
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

My husband and I made a New Year’s Resolution to try 12 new places to eat in 2014. Making it a special “anniversary date night” for us each month. The only rule in selecting a place to dine is that it needs to be within 60 miles of home and a place that we have not previously visited TOGETHER. So,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2701 Southwest 17th Street # 3, Topeka, KS 66604
  • Location: United States  >  Kansas (KS)  >  Topeka
  • Phone Number: 785 357-1003

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Doing business, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?