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Chez Max

38, Huale lu | Guangyi Dasha, Ground Floor, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou, China
+86 20 8360 2157
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“duck” (5 reviews)
“french food” (11 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European
$$ - $$$
38, Huale lu | Guangyi Dasha, Ground Floor, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou, China
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Reviewed September 8, 2013

Good atmoshere in this restaurant, very good service, and refined french food. I took degustation menu to discover, and i enjoyed. Good place!

Thank frenchouillard
Reviewed September 7, 2013

The French owner is the former cuisine Chief of La Seine. He already has a good experience in cooking authentic french food in Guangzhou. Many French officers from Consulate and lawyers just nearby often come and enjoy.

1  Thank LQMJEAN
Reviewed September 7, 2013

I came in this restaurant three times. Everytime I enjoyed the atmosphere "bistrot parisien". The menu is attractive and not expensive for this quality of food. Just a little point ... Service is really better when the French Chief is in the restaurant !

Thank Wanipok
Reviewed September 7, 2013

The food and the atmosphere is impressive! For the young people, I think it is a little expensive. I like the dessert there, because it will not be too sweet.

2  Thank Yuxiaobei
Reviewed September 3, 2013

I consider that I am lucky because living next to the restaurant "Chez Max" it allows me to go there very often and each time I enjoy it hugely. Yvan the Parisian boss who is also the chef offers guests an authentic and delicious French...More

Thank Eric R
Reviewed September 2, 2013

Two weeks ago, I decided to bring along a business friend for lunch on a Sunday. I thought " Chez Max " would be the ideal place as my friend wanted to try something different from local food. We entered the restaurant and it was...More

Thank Slim N
Yvan C, Owner at Chez Max, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2013

Monsieur Slim, It is true that you came a few times in our restaurant, and I was happy to meet you every time. Nevertheless, I have found that some customers can write that our restaurant is empty during summer. It is a low season period...More

Reviewed August 31, 2013

Lunch at Chez Max is certainly one of the best deals in China. I go to Guangzhou every week. During my last two visits I have stopped at Chez Max for lunch... and will probably continue going each week. Apart from the excellent food, I...More

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Thank Fred R
Reviewed August 31, 2013

A real bistrot gastronomic French food in Guangzhou. The chef Yvan change dishes every month and propose the best of French gastronomy. Good atmosphere with nice French music. Perfect French wine selection with the most reasonable price in town. Yvan's wife control de service very...More

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Thank Patrice B
Reviewed August 28, 2013

Location is near garden Hotel at the back in a commercial street. The restaurant is at the end of the street and difficult to find if you don't know the area. We went there and were surprised how empty was the place? For my friends...More

Thank Lucien M
Spikesoul1976, Owner at Chez Max, responded to this reviewResponded August 29, 2013

Monsieur, I have been reading attentively your comments regarding our restaurant. I thank you therefore for those comments. As I was back in my country for a month during the low season, our local chefs prepared your meal that day. Secondly, our restaurant is a...More

Reviewed July 15, 2013

Being a french living in Guangzhou, I had the opportunity to try this restaurant 2 times already. The best thing I can say, is that if you are looking for very good, well prepared, and nicely presented food, in a lovely place,no need to look...More

1  Thank pilou17
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $50
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38, Huale lu | Guangyi Dasha, Ground Floor, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Guangdong  >  Guangzhou
  • Phone Number: +86 20 8360 2157
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Chez Max is the only Parisian Bistro opened by a genuine Parisian chef in Guangzhou preparing home-made dishes ! From the 7 hours - long braised lamb leg or the fried king prawns with Ricard sauce , passing by the crayfish bisque, seared Foie gras or tuna tartare, Chez Max will bring you back to Paris in a single dinner !Chez Max, A Parisian bistro in the heart of Guangzhou ! Desserts like creme brulee, chocolate fondant and Iced nougat also available !
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