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Chez Papa French Bistro and Wine Bar

38 & 40 Jalan Jaya | Taman Maju Jaya, Johor Bahru 80400, Malaysia
+60 6073334988
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“onion soup” (32 reviews)
“steak” (56 reviews)
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French, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
38 & 40 Jalan Jaya | Taman Maju Jaya, Johor Bahru 80400, Malaysia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came on my birthday, ordered the grainfeed rib eye steak, escagort and apertizer sampler, all food is fresh and nicely cooked! Great authentic food with lovely and friendly staff especially the restaurant manager!! Thank you, will definitely come back again!

Thank Jia0320
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food was absolutely wonderful, very pleasing. We especially enjoyed the wine which recommend by service staff Joan, she’s very attentive and friendly. We would recommend this lovely restaurant and will try to go back again. Thanks !

Thank Tammy F
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is the first time i come here with my husband,we found this place from tripadvisor. The food that we order was fresh and delicious, and Joanne is very helpfull and friendly by explain us the menu. Thank you Joanne :)

Thank shelyng2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great authentic food with lovely and friendly staff! Will definitely pop by again :) thank you for the good food!

1  Thank Kang J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was excellent with a good selection of French bistro and Italian dishes. Meals were exquisitely cooked especially the Grilled Salmon, the Prawns with Spaghetti, and the Fruits De Mer Au Gratin. As starters, the Citrus Salmon Salad and freshly made Fish Soup were also...More

2  Thank Richard Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked into Chez Papa's, warmly greeted, and shown to our table. Felt like being at home with the ambiance and warm of the place. A Johor icon, Chez Papa hasn't waiverd from the recipe that had made it great over the decades. An authentic...More

2  Thank ZuluSG
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best dining experience till now. Good services especially Joanne. Have good recommendation on wine. Great dining and wine session. Accommodate on my nonsense request.

1  Thank Vivient T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend celebrated our anniversary here. We are truly surprised, the food and service are perfect. And they give us free dessert due to the celebration. The environment is comfortable, crews are perfectly friendly. Should have known this restaurant earlier!

2  Thank Jia Win L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Shereen was very courteous and helpful when arranging my booking for Valentine's Day. I did my proposal to my GF on that day with arrangement and help from Shereen and her team and it was perfect. Food there is definitely great and coupled with the...More

2  Thank Kevin L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Experience was so amazing that we’ve been twice in 2 days. First time we had the specials of the day and second time the main menu. Girls loved it (tomato soup, sea bass with potatoes and veggies), parents were thrilled (breast duck and duck confit,...More

1  Thank Sunshiniukas
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Thev A
February 25, 2018|
Response from arman_moralde | Reviewed this property |
good day, thanks for asking suggestions, first you must try their chicken or seafoods. If you can try their lamb much better also. Actually i cannt give exact menu for tomorrow because they have special menu everyday but... More
July 26, 2017|
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Response from Cipsy | Reviewed this property |
I think they have Vegetarian food 🥘
January 16, 2017|
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Response from ChezPapa | Property representative |
Appetizers are from RM28-RM78 Soups from RM 22-28 Pastas from RM 42-68 Mains from RM58-200
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children, Bar scene, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 & 40 Jalan Jaya | Taman Maju Jaya, Johor Bahru 80400, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Johor  >  Johor Bahru District  >  Johor Bahru
  • Phone Number: +60 6073334988
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Established in 1999. Traditional French Regional Cuisine. Cheerful and comfortable Bistro decor. Considered Fine Dinning by some customers. Adjoining Wine Bar with cozy ambience. Extensive wine list, large selection of cocktails and International beers by the bottle.
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