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Chez Yasu French Restaurant

2701 Southwest 17th Street # 3, Topeka, KS 66604
785 357-1003
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Ranked #8 of 309 restaurants in Topeka
Cuisines: French
Good for: Doing business, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
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Good for: Doing business, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
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English first
Lawrence
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 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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Kansas City, Kansas
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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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Lawrence, Kansas
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52 reviews 52 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

A French restaurant in Topeka, Kansas with a Japanese chef? Seems a bit odd, but hey, it works! We arrived exactly on time for our 7:30pm reservation, but had to wait 15 minutes for our table ... STRIKE 1! While we waited, we had a view of the prep area where a server was taking cherry tarts out of a... More

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Denver, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

What a great surprise to find Chez Yasu in Topeka. The first hint was the listing in Local Eats. The food was great, the service wonderful and the wine list was a great selection. Don't let the outside appearance of this gem fool you, the food is devine

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Topeka, Kansas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

This is Topeka's ONLY high quality restaurant. Had calamari for appetizer and veal for dinner. Both were cooked to perfection. Just recently moved to Topeka and have been disappointed with the culinary options. This place has renewed my faith in Topeka restaurants.

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Shoreham, New York
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36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

i found this place about 6=7 years ago shortly after they opened. I went again last night because its the first time I was back In topeka since I found it. Anyone living in Topeka should treat themselves to one of the finest restaurants in our country. I travel all ovr the country on business and I will say without... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014 via mobile

If I had to say what wasn't great: the house salad was boring. Just cut up roman lettuce and house dressing. Still good. I also wasnt empressed with the bread. The first loaf came out hot, the rest cold and less than stellar. I had expected more as the French are famous for their breads. However the rest of my... More

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Topeka
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39 reviews 39 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

Went here for a ladies lunch at Christmas. The food was very tasty, service was very nice. We had a fairly large group and food all came out at the same time, individual tickets were not a problem. Staff took very good care of us. We will look forward to a return visit.

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Topeka, Kansas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

this is one of the best restaurants that I have experienced. Great staff, Great food. Great Great Great.

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Topeka, Kansas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

My husband and I admit we always get the same thing every time we eat at Chez Yasu. We always have the beef tenderloin with scallops. It's always the most tender piece of beef you can find anywhere - always cooked the way you ask and the scallops are to die for! This comes in a very light sauce which... More

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