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“Above average, but not amazing”
Review of Chez Francis

Chez Francis
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Ranked #9,969 of 17,611 Restaurants in Paris
Cuisines: French
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast, Reservations
Neighborhood: Champs-Elysees
Reviewed November 21, 2013 via mobile

Good location, decent coffee, expensive, slow and slightly rude service. Better than what I have come to expect of Paris unfortunately ;)

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Reviewed November 14, 2013

Good oyster menu but I didn't get to try. Bread was good, cheese plate was good. Rest of food not so great - not a lot of flavor, not very well presented. Service a bit slow. So disappointing since it was the only crowded place amongst the restaurants close to the theatre.

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Reviewed November 7, 2013

You know, I think I'm starting to get it. If I had a constant flow of tourists coming through my establishment day after day after day . . . well I think I might start getting a little cranky too. But I have to say that, while I could sense they weren't necessarily thrilled with our presence, all of the service staff we encountered at Chez Francis were utterly professional and certainly courteous enough that it in no way put a damper on out dining experience. And with all that being said, and a surprisingly large number of mixed reviews regarding this restaurant, I am here to report that the food was very, very good. We ate at a lot of very good restaurants in Paris, and this one was right there with any of them. I had the lamb shank – it was fall off the bone tender and simply delicious. Hence the 4 star rating, because it really should be all about the food.

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Reviewed October 22, 2013

This was our second trip to Paris and we enjoyed this restaurant so much we went back. It has a great view of the Eiffel at night! Our food was very good and the service was excellent. Our only problem was that we asked for a recommendation for wine and ordered accordingly. We found out later that this bottle was 118 euros. My brain doesn't even go there to spend that much for wine! We had a lovely evening regardless and have a story to tell and laugh about. The menu is a bit pricey, but I would still go back again.

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Reviewed October 18, 2013

The hotel staff recommended this restaurant since we were coming off a river cruise. The food and wine was expensive - it's Paris. The food was very average and marginally cooked to what we asked for. The wait staff was very attentive and friendly. The view of the Eiffel Tower is great. We went at night. The tower was lit up which made for some ambiance while we ate. Easy access to public transportation if on foot. We were not displeased, but it was pricey.

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Thank Robert R
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