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Petit Pois Restaurant


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Special occasions, Romantic

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
French, European
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was not too hungry so I ordered the Sausage Meatball and Bean Soup it was a special and I thought it was excellent. Our lovely server "Megan" said that many of her customers want it on the menu. My Sister-in-law had a croque-madame...a variation...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank BarbaraB880
Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

No question San Francisco has great food. Toured eats all week with foodie son. He lives on San Jose between Noe and Mission districts. Stayed in 900 block of Elizabeth Street, high up overlooking the city. Best view is a spiral platform at the top...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank metazbro1947
Reviewed January 4, 2019

My friend and I had a fantastic lunch at this cozy restaurant on the downtown mall of Charlottesville. Our waiter couldn't have been nicer and his assistant took great care of us. The restaurant itself is cozy, with a fire going in the little fireplace....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Kathy F
Reviewed December 11, 2018

I have never had a disappointing dish here. The food is outstanding. The venue is something you have to work with. The indoor space is tiny and, therefore, can be very loud depending on what groups are dining. The outdoor space is pleasant, depending on...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 413Stephanie
Reviewed November 11, 2018

The food is French and delicious, and the service is superb but the tiny size of the restaurant takes away from the positives. In summer this is not an issue because there is more outside than outside seating. Perhaps they need to take a lesson...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jtflgf
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

We visit once a month when the weathers nice and can enjoy a seat outside. The poached eggs and grilled shrimp-a version of eggs Benedict iPhoneis my favorite brunch meal in town. My wife always has the frittata which is equally wonderful. If you go...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank CVilleTravelers
Reviewed September 23, 2018 via mobile

We had a birthday dinner here and were intrigued by the clear vegetarian choices. They were a little different and at the price point seemed like it should be good. Both the gnocchi and curry needed a lot of salt, and I don’t like salty...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank VastDifference
Reviewed September 9, 2018

The restaurant choices in C’ville have gotten better and better over the years. Our daughter took us here one Saturday evening. We had the charcuterie plate as an app. Interesting and delicious selection but a bit much for just three people. As entrees we had...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank tkent1234
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

After a ghastly experience at Orzo, we debouched to Petit Pois to recover from resurgent homophobia in Trump's America. What a nice find. This is this sister restaurant to Fleurie, styled much like a local neighborhood brassiere in Paris. We own a home in Paris,...More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank stevesottl
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Seriously, if you want to stop at Wendy’s for a double on the way home then by all means eat at Petit Pois. I want to emphasize the “petit” servings and poor, salty mediocre fare that will set you back $100 for a couple of...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 126josephh
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