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Bistro Francais

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$$ - $$$
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Calle Matamoros 29 | entre Juarez and Hildago, Isla Mujeres 77440, Mexico
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Snoqualmie Pass, Washington
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

You have to try the French Toast. As others have written, best EVER! Husband had the Croques Madame and loved that also. Bacon was a little weird (extremely thin and very uniform in shape--seemed pressed). Anyways, it tasted o.k. The mixed side of fruit on the plate was also very nice. Waiter was the most delightful man...

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Thank Diane S
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love going to the French Bistro for breakfast. It is always delicious, and much more food than you need. The fruit is always fresh. French Toast and Ham Omelet are incredible. Our girls love the bird in there too!! Super sweet staff.

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Thank Tracey D
Seneca, South Carolina
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76 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

This is one the standard stops for us while on the Island. Has been around for years. Service always exceptional.

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Nashville, Tennessee
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42 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 18, 2016

A must every year. Great meal. Great Price. Great Service. Pasta is the best. Lots of spices and veggies included. Huge Shrimp. Fun place to sit, eat and watch the world go by!

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Thank Peg G
Denver, Colorado
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2016

We came here for breakfast and it was absolutely amazing! You must have the French toast! Don't miss this great breakfast spot!

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Thank kreitan9
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 5, 2016

Me and my husband came here almost every morning for breakfast! The workers were all very sweet and greeted us with a smile! Their french toast was probably the best I've ever had and I ordered it 3 days straight! It was also nice to watch their beautiful parrot while we ate! We are going back to Isla next year... More 

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Thank Pbakk
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

We are there two days in a row and had an excellent breakfast both times. Fresh food prepared perfectly. The Croques Madame was our favorite. The owner obviously takes a lot of pride in this place...as well he should. We'll be back.

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Thank J C
Detroit Lakes, Minnesota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2016

We had dinner here recently, upon our friends request. Yum, it was wonderful! I ordered the fresh fish, and it came with rice, and veggies. The drinks were good, and the owner, he was so sweet!

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Thank M B
Sheridan, Wyoming
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 26, 2016

Good overall. French inspired, with a bit of Mexican influence. My Croque Madam tasted very nice, but wasn't quite like those I had in France.

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Thank James J
Fort Collins, Colorado
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 25, 2016

Nice place, open to the street. Excellent service, nice menu of French food. We ate here for breakfast and everything was tasty and nicely prepared. We never went for dinner but the menu looks very good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, American
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Matamoros 29 | entre Juarez and Hildago, Isla Mujeres 77440, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Isla Mujeres

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?