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Bistro Chantefable

) #1,135 of 14,432 Restaurants in Paris $$ - $$$ French, European
93 avenue Gambetta, 75020 Paris, France
+33 1 46 36 81 76
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good52%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“profiteroles” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
93 avenue Gambetta, 75020 Paris, France
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1 - 10 of 287 reviews

Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

I returned to this wonderful Bistro last night for the third time on this trip. The restaurant always looked bustling both at lunch and dinner with what looked like a local crowd, not tourists. This is not a tourist area but this place is worth...More

Thank Fiddleschmekis
Reviewed 31 March 2017

My wife and I sought out this bistro after walking through Pere Lachaise Cemetery. It is only a few blocks away on a busy avenue with shops and restaurants near a hospital and park. The service was marvelous with the right blend of attentiveness and...More

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Good food, friendly service and cool ambiance. Surely to try again for both drinks and dinner. Our server was a super nice black middle age woman with a great sense of humour and caring attitude.

Thank Marco R
Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

Very good place to dine. Hight quality, professional staff, tasty food and big portions. Feel the spirit of France here!

Thank Marina A
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We were two to eat here. The service was very good. My partner and I chose the same meal. She enjoyed hers, and I found my meat much too tough. In general, not a restaurant that left me with a desire to return.

Thank Colin_in_Belgium
Reviewed 22 November 2016

I've dined at Le Chantefable twice and enjoyed it immensely. The menu is traditional, the food is delicious, the hospitality is superb, and the atmosphere is warm. If you've ever thought that Parisians are brusque or unfriendly, Le Chantefable will change your mind. Located very...More

Thank cassandra2009
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Oldy-worldy interior where one senses decades of Parisian life and honest food; we were there for lunch in the week and although one could find a table it was packed with all kinds of diners. The atmosphere is congenial, the service tip-top without the snobby...More

Thank Larry H
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Delicious food. This is a large restaurant in the 20th arrondisement that is popular with the locals. The menu is only in French, the staff does not speak English, and you won't find any tourists here. It seems only locals know about this treasure of...More

Thank DERICK S
Reviewed 23 September 2016

This out of the way restaurant in the 20th apartment (near metro Gambetta) was recommended by an ardent Paris fan and boy was he right. What is the light I refer to in the title ? Well up till my visit there I wanted my...More

Thank xefteris
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We found this place through tripadvisor but we didn't enjoy our food that much. It could be the French cuisine but the sausage was really bad. The staff was really eager to help us and try to translate the menu

Thank Fotis B
Nearby
Belleville / Pere Lachaise
At the eastern edge of Paris lies Belleville / Père
Lachaise, an understated wonderland of local
treasures. Alongside the world-famous cemetery,
family-owned delicatessens and cafés nestle between
local stores and establishments. The richness of the
population here has created a little Chinatown of
Asian restaurants, and the area comes to life at night
by a funky underground scene. Façades change from one
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 32
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 01:00
Monday
07:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 01:00
Thursday
07:00 - 01:00
Friday
07:00 - 01:00
Saturday
07:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 avenue Gambetta, 75020 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Belleville / Pere Lachaise
  • Neighbourhood: Belleville / Pere Lachaise
  • Phone Number: +33 1 46 36 81 76
  • E-mail
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