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Le Bistro Francais

Ikh Surguuliin Gudamj 2 | central Ulaanbaatar, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
+976 11 32 0022
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (11 reviews)
“duck” (2 reviews)
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9:00 am - 9:30 pmAll hours
French, European
$$ - $$$
Ikh Surguuliin Gudamj 2 | central Ulaanbaatar, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
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Reviewed July 28, 2014

If you're looking for a break from mutton/Mongolian cuisine then head here.........excellent menu choice all well priced and deserving of its reputation. Easily found located behind Sukhbaatar Square (now re named Chinggis Khaan Square) this certainly is a little piece of France - a tastebud...More

Thank Lochie2
Reviewed July 16, 2014

This is a classic small bistro near the Parliament building and the across from the National University in Ulaanbaatar. Always a friendly greeting, good coffee, croissants, lunches and dinners. A very pleasant respite in summer and winter. Le patron is usually sitting in the first...More

Thank 232DavidW49
Reviewed June 30, 2014

I went one time for breakfast two times for dinner. It is really enjoyable to be in a cosy atmosphere after a day inside of the Ulaan Baatar stress! The service was very polite and friendly by staff speaking english (or german!). The food has...More

Thank M_i_k_e_GVA
Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

I was very open minded about French restaurant in UB. Therefore it is disappointing to say I will never return to this establishment as it has nothing in common with French restaurant. Possibly only the wine. Terrible service and poor quality of food. Do not...More

1  Thank Eva M
Reviewed June 29, 2014

What a gem. This is just a special place for the weary traveller to relax with friends. Great service, friendly staff, good coffee. Couldn't walk past it.

Thank Alan P
Reviewed June 9, 2014

This restaurant has a nice seating area where the floor to ceiling window doors can be opened. The portions are big and the wine selection good. Nice staff.

Thank JoneSigvart
Reviewed June 4, 2014

Very agreeable people run this established restaurant that is just a few minutes walk from the main square. Breakfast is good, as are lunches. I've never eaten dinner here. I've spent a while lingering over a pot of tea and my ipad in the afternoon...More

Thank AMAPhD
Reviewed May 14, 2014

They have the best steak in UB, and a very nice menu of specialties. The service is always great, the people are friendly and pleasant. We love to go there late afternoon and have a bottle of wine, the steak specials with awesome sauces, and...More

Thank 96044UB
Reviewed March 22, 2014

Having been to many so called French restaurants in the world, this one did not disappoint. The dishes were genuinely French in preparation and taste and everything was absolutely wonderful. We were 5 and shared many starters and all were lovely. The meat for the...More

Thank Viviane H
Reviewed March 12, 2014

My wife and I are regulars at Le Bistro and have been visiting since 2011. Ambiance, service and food are great. On the few occasions when their signature steaks are not served to perfection they have always been willing to take it back and bring...More

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Gerardo C
June 3, 2015|
Response from traveltime26 | Reviewed this property |
I am not the restaurant owner. I paid cash and don't know whether the restaurant takes AMEX (or other credit cards, for that matter). There are ATMs all over UB, so cash is rather easy to get.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
9:00 am - 9:30 pm
10:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Ikh Surguuliin Gudamj 2 | central Ulaanbaatar, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
  • Location: Asia  >  Mongolia  >  Ulaanbaatar
  • Phone Number: +976 11 32 0022
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