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Le Franklin

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner


$20 - $60
French, European
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here with a group of international colleagues who wanted to discover French Cuisine. The welcome was so, so...It is a typical and interesting French Bistro as an interior design which would required warm welcome and would expect to spend a cosy moment. I...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank DidierBa
Reviewed February 28, 2019

Le Franklin is a short walk from the chateau and the activity along rue Grande. The menu is typical but of decent quality. There are three restaurants next to each other so make sure you select the desired seating area. The people watching is great...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed November 5, 2018

My wife and I found this restaurant online while searching for a restaurant in Fontainebleau that is open Monday evenings. It is not a fancy restaurant, but it seems to be very popular with a local clientele. Advance reservations are definitely advisable as we saw...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank carlcannon
Reviewed November 4, 2018

Le Franklin caught our eye for its location and style. When we checked in we realized dinner didn't start until 7pm so we grabbed a beer a couple of doors down. We ate outside on a warm October night and we enjoyed people watching in...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Mahdeeyo
Reviewed August 10, 2018

While visiting the chateau, it was suggested to me to drop by this intimate, cosy bistro near my hotel La Demeure du Parc..I was not disappointed. One evening , I had a nicely seasoned, well proportioned beef tartare, another time, I enjoyed the proverbial steak...More

Date of visit: July 2018
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Gabriel F, Directeur général at Le Franklin, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thanks for your nicely commentary; we appreciate you hace a great moment in hour bistro. Hope to see you again and make you discover a new card of fresh courses.

Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

Busy place especially on a nice nite. They found a spot for me even with no booking. Food was really nice! I had the lamb rack and they said it would be pink but it was more over done than that however it was very...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Andrew P
Gabriel F, Directeur général at Le Franklin, responded to this reviewResponded May 10, 2018

Enjoying reading your nicely commentary... a pleasure Wishing to see you again when you're coming back. La direction

Reviewed February 23, 2018 via mobile

Great food. We had chicken supreme and beef fillet. Both cooked to perfection and exquisite taste. The profiteroles not to be missed...filled with ice-cream and topped with warm melted chocolate and flaked almonds. Just divine!

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Clayre10
Gabriel F, Directeur général at Le Franklin, responded to this reviewResponded March 9, 2018

Thanks for your nicely commentary and happy for your moment you have in your establissement. We make the necessary for the quality of the service and dishes. Hope to see you again. The direction

Reviewed February 17, 2018 via mobile

We have steak and frites followed by the chocolate mouse, it was a really lovely ambiance, excellent service and the food was very tasty and well cooked. The chocolate mouse was out of this world! I'll be going back! Price very reasonable for the area.More

Date of visit: February 2018
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Gabriel F, Directeur général at Le Franklin, responded to this reviewResponded February 20, 2018

Thanks you for your nicely comment. We want to work with fresh products and homemade dishes; and do the necessary for our guests to spend a plaisant moment. We hope to see you again in our establishement and make you discover others of our fresh...More

Reviewed January 20, 2018 via mobile

Traditional french food and good quality! The frog legs and the duck are very very well cook and serve in generous portion. The vegetable are also excellent and it was from all the plate nicely presented. Another good point is the café gourmand, which is...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank RaphaelTravel
Gabriel F, Directeur général at Le Franklin, responded to this reviewResponded February 7, 2018

Thanks for taking time to let us a commentary. Delighted you have a pleasant moment in your restaurant and enjoying your meals. We regret the service wasn't up as the food; we insist on the staff so that the service is most enjoyable for the...More

Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

We came there by accident and where completely satisfied. They have a good menu and a nice wine card. We had duck and beef tartar. Quality was really really good. Prices are ok and match the quality and service. We had nothibg to complain and...More

Date of visit: October 2017
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Lovale2014, Directeur général at Le Franklin, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

Hello, we thank you for your pleasant opinion. Enjoy a pleasant trip .We hope you will come back. The manager

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