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“French???” 4 of 5 stars
Review of La Goulue

La Goulue
9700 Collins Ave Ste 135, Bal Harbour, FL 33154
(305) 865-2181
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Ranked #5 of 14 Restaurants in Bal Harbour
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: French
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Collins Avenue
Description: Since 1973, la Goulue has been offering traditional French dishes, in the essence of chic Parisian bistros. Quality ingredients carefully selected, organic products chosen at best, daily arrivals of fresh fish, premium meats, homemade French fries, exceptional pasteries and nostalgic recipes... All the values that contribute to the reputation of our restaurant. Please explore our menu and enjoy your experience at La Goulue Bal Harbour.
Pembroke Pines ,Florida
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55 reviews 55 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 21 cities Reviews in 21 cities
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“French???”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013 via mobile

We had dinner here for my husband's birthday. There's nothing french about this cafe except for the onion soup.By the reviews and location Bal Harbour.I was expecting tasty ,exceptional food and I certainly did not get that.The famous cheese soufflé was ok, the seafood linguini had no sauce and the mussels very too chewy, the onion soup was ok,the chicken pillard was blah, no taste ,they also forgot the asparagus. There is no real ambience about the place unless you were outside people-watching.For the price the food had no wow factor !!!and was very mediocre . They might cater for certain caliber of people but not the food . personally not my cup of tea!!! My waiter was very attentive and friendly.

  • Visited February 2013
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Food
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English first
Los Angeles, California
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96 reviews 96 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 30 cities Reviews in 30 cities
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
“Restaurants in Miami Beach”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

A great place for lunch! Good food, good service, and good people watching! Located in Bal Harbour shops, this is a easy mid day place to grab a glass of wine and a some good food! Sit inside if the heat is to intense for you and its just as good!

  • Visited September 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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San Francisco, California
2 reviews
“Good but not great”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

Food took a while to come to table. The trout was good and my husband had the mussels which was delicious. Quality of food is good but service needs to be worked on!

Visited September 2013
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Sunny Isles Beach, Florida
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10 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 4 cities Reviews in 4 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“France international”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

There is always a place for you when nobody has, I love the quiches and france onion soup! Look for place out side is the best !

Visited September 2013
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Budapest, Hungary
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177 reviews 177 reviews
136 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 39 cities Reviews in 39 cities
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
“Loved it before but not anymore”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013 via mobile

The white wine was warm and the half-empty restaurant, there was no time fillet the fish.Food was good, but not great. Service was okay, but sometimes I felt forgotten by restaurant staff.

  • Visited August 2013
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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