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“Just great!!! The Best in JB for sure!!!”

Chez Papa French Bistro and Wine Bar
Ranked #1 of 1,144 Restaurants in Johor Bahru
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: French
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Good for: Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Romantic, Families with children
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations
Description: 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.
Reviewed March 29, 2012

The food, wine selection, dessert selection and the ambiance was just great. Will bring friends to dine here for sure..... This place will be our choice for our next gathering of friends. Great staff and kudos to the chef.... Everytime in JB sure to go for a meal....at Chez Papa

Date of visit: March 2012
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3  Thank Vimala2201
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Reviewed March 14, 2012

Fantastic food service and ambience a must visit!!

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3  Thank Bobthetaff
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Reviewed February 24, 2012

This is a private-owned French restaurant that comes packaged with the bubbly French chef and his wife, friendly staff, cosy environment, good selection of wines and really good French food.

There were couples and companies of more than 3 dining at the tables, but I liked sitting and having my food at the bar. The chef, who is a native French from Nice, was at the bar chatting with some regulars and overall created a nice little ambience. We had some conversation as well and it was most certainly pleasant.

The food, needless to day, was quite amazing. I had their signature escargot, which was delightful to say the least. Their onion soup was fabulous and the main course, which was duck breast with special pepper sauce, was very good. The duck could have been more moist, but the sauce redeemed it. Very tasty.

I had their house wine, which came in a carafe (half a bottle size). It was a Merlot and was quite average. A better wine could better compliment the fabulous food, so I'll pick a nice bottle of Rhone from their menu instead next time.

I'm not sure if you can find a restaurant in JB with better ambience and food than Chez Papa. Aside from having your meals, do have a chat with Chef Dominique and Shereen. They are the nicest people you can meet. I'll most certainly be back.

Date of visit: February 2012
4  Thank SwirlingTraveller
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Reviewed February 24, 2012

We celebrated the birthdays of our friends Wendy and Roland and it was the best French dinner we had in years! Will definitely be backformore.

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3  Thank SteadfastSailor
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Reviewed February 18, 2012

Probably the best dining experience you will find in JB. Great French food and very reasonably priced by international standards.

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2  Thank yasnil001
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