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Au Midi Restaurant & Bistrot

7960 Soquel Dr, Ste E, Aptos, CA 95003-3995
+1 831-685-2600
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Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (13 reviews)
“duck magret” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
7960 Soquel Dr, Ste E, Aptos, CA 95003-3995
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1 - 10 of 97 reviews

Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Quiet and delicious. Surprisingly quiet on weeknights and delicious as ever. We find the quality of food and serving size to be exceptional. The value is in the flavors, service, presentation and selections. Our dinner bill with bottle of wine, two entrees and dessert was...More

Thank Brian F
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

Wonderful restaurant, sad to see it leave our neighborhood but looking forward to its reopening in Monterey within the next month or two.

Thank TBCheval
Reviewed 24 November 2017

I drove by this restaurant last week and it is gone! Not sure if they relocated. When I dined there it was very good French fare. Nice wine list. Expensive and portions are small.

2  Thank jeffreyf503
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

We were two couples and we ordered Foie Gras, Ravioli Escargot, and an Onion Soup for appetizers. All were excellent. The Ravioli Escargot was completely different then we had ever had snails and they were really interesting and delicious. Our dinner choices were the Mussels...More

Thank Karen12350
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

This small place is a hidden gem. The food is absolutely fabulous and reasonably priced for the quality. The service was excellent and the chef came out to the dining room to check on the customers. Dessert was heavenly.

Thank wendy c
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

The meals we had were all tasty and well presented but if you compare the food, service and decor with other good restaurants, this was not worth the extra $10 a meal we paid. I felt au midi would draw more clientele if they dropped...More

Thank WilsonsofPirongia
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We had a dinner with friends on a pretty busy Saturday night (the place was full). I walked in with a preexisting expectations set high based on other reviews and was initially a bit disappointed with the appetizers: I felt they somewhat lacked in taste,...More

Thank Andrey D
Reviewed 1 May 2017

The wife cooks while the husband runs the front end. Great food, and I like the husband, but all is not quite well, compared to Cafe Sparrow, located a very short distance away. The strip mall location is unfortunate.

1  Thank JohnInItaly
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Great meal in a cozy, warm environment. The food was perfectly cooked and delicious. Wine list interesting. French chef and very French restaurant without the attitude sometimes found in France. Great for a date or to bring your business partners.

Thank 1JacquelineTravels
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Quiet and delicious. Surprisingly quiet on weeknights and delicious as ever. We find the quality of food and serving size to be exceptional. The value is in the flavors, service, presentation and selections. Our dinner bill with bottle of wine, two entrees and dessert was...More

Thank Brian F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7960 Soquel Dr, Ste E, Aptos, CA 95003-3995
    (State Park Drive)
  • Public Transportation: The Santa Cruz/Watsonville MTA bus #71 and #91 Express drops patrons off within easy walking distance of Au Midi.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Aptos
  • Phone Number: +1 831-685-2600
  • E-mail
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