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Ranked #185 of 4,519 Restaurants in Philadelphia
Price range: $21 - $30
Cuisines: French
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Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Bella Vista / Queen Village
Cross street: Kimball
Transit: Septa buses
Reviewed October 12, 2013

the food was out of this world delicious. the atmosphere is cozy but not plush. please bring good wine to go with this great food

1  Thank jay c
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Reviewed October 11, 2013

There's something about this place. Anyone who had travelled to France will recognize it immediately. And anyone who has worked in a fine restaurant will get the vibe -- the deep, primitive imprint of "la technique" that we carry in our hearts from the traditions of France, our favorite grandmother. I think of it as exquisite comfort.

There are plenty of French restaurants and scores of food preparers who know how to make the dishes but it takes something unique to bring this extra feeling to life.

It was a delightful experience and Sunday dinner was just the perfect time to experience it!

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Thank Annette S
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Reviewed October 1, 2013

We live in Reading so it is a bit of a trek to have dinner in Philadelphia. We thought we would put forth the effort for our anniversary. It was well worth it. It so happened our anniversary fell on a Sunday - the day they have the prix fix dinner - which is 3 courses for $45. Since it is BYOB, it is a terrific bargain. For starters, we had the shrimp "Napoleon" and the house made terrine. For the main course we had trout and Pompano and for dessert we had chocolate fondant with red wine poached peach and a wonderful flan. The bread and French butter are a highlight for me. Everything was delicious and well presented. Service is perfect.

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3  Thank luvroma2
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Reviewed September 30, 2013

We were so glad we made a reservation more than a month before our trip to Philly. This is a very special restaurant. The byob policy helps one splurge on the food. The dinners were some of best French food we have ever eaten. The macroons were a nice touch after our dinners.

Thank KieranR
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Reviewed August 28, 2013

Last family diner in Philadelphia before heading back.
We manage to book a table on the sunday, fix menu but choice is enough.
This is a very cosy place with excellent service, our waiter made the evening a success just by himself.
The food is traditional french food with a chef who really care about products and cooking. The food was delicious and we will go back as soon as we visit our daughter.
Really a place not to be missed.

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Thank marcnus
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