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France Soir

11 Toorak Rd | South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
+61 3 9866 8569
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“escargot” (20 reviews)
“steak” (56 reviews)
“pommes frites” (11 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
11 Toorak Rd | South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A must for any wine lover, a bit wasted on this beer drinker, however loved the French Pinot recommend by the waiter. Speaking of which, great character, certainly helps with the overall experience. Now the food, well its not a Melbourne institution for nothing ...simply...More

Thank Brett T
Reviewed 3 days ago

We eat here regularly and the food is fantastic with many French classics. The restaurant offers byo which is so unusual for a restaurant in this class. The prices are more than fair and as an example a fillet steak is around $40 and the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

France Soir has been around for many years, and for good reason. Buzzing atmosphere, great food and an excellent wine list.

Thank Maree666
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the second time I’ve been here and I cannot fault it. Amazing food, service and atmosphere. You are quite tightly packed in but it feels like being in a bistro in Paris. Most staff are French which adds to the ambience. Escargot and...More

Thank Sally A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch as thought it would be quieter there. It is super cramped so lucky we made that choice. We decided to share five entrees, we had snails, poached fish in prawn sauce, lambs brains, steak tartare and muscles. Every dish was superb, we...More

Thank Aceagent
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had lunch at France Soir’s during our recent trip back to Melbourne. We hadn’t been back there for years as we’ve been working in Singapore for the past 16 years. The food was great as it had always been. And the service immaculate. We...More

Thank Veronica A
Reviewed February 8, 2018

There room was filled with regulars who were really enjoying themselves. The room was energetic and bustling. The wine list and menu were extensive. The food however was not wonderful, the prawns with pernod and cream OK, the langoustines powdery. Chili prawn special was really...More

Thank RossY415
Reviewed February 8, 2018 via mobile

Our recent visit with friends was a "mixed bag" .The food was 10/10, the table seating arrangement was cramped and had my partner rubbing elbows with the person next to us. Our waiter was obviously having a bad day but that did not excuse his...More

Thank Fiona C
Reviewed February 2, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic and bustling French restaurant . Great staff- knowledgeable about menu and helpful (easily got us a taxi home). I had beautifully cooked sardines and my wife exquisite shrimps to start. My wife took a fish of the day - grilled fillet of white fish...More

Thank John G
Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

It does not matter how many times I go to France Soir, nothing changes. The food is always superb the service impeccable and the atmosphere is French. From the French butter to the crispy baguette authentic French. I had lambs brains with capers for entree....More

Thank Brian H
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March 1, 2018|
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Response from Sean D | Reviewed this property |
During the week, yes but not on Friday, Saturday or Sunday and Public holidays
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 Toorak Rd | South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria 3141, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Melbourne
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9866 8569
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