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Chez Soul

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711 Madison St, Fairfield, CA 94533-5729
+1 707-427-3338
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11:00 - 20:00
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Sun 12:00 - 19:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 20:00
Fri 11:00 - 21:00
Sat 12:00 - 21:00
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Davis, CA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

Think fried catfish or chicken, crayfish ettoufee, and the like, all a la New Orleans and environs. If you like that kind of soul food, and we do, this is a destination for you. The largish dining room was packed with tablefuls of mainly African Americans, and the staff are about 95% African Americans (a good sign, since this segment... More 

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Thank Triumph3A
Vallejo, California
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Family atmosphere. Great food, good people. Get there early or you won't get a seat. Great for groups or individual. Just good old down home cooking!

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Thank fatimaepes
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Great food, made fresh, so the wait may be a little long. Only draw back, tight eating space. The food portions are large, so prepare to take some HOME!

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Thank Josephine W
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9 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

The food here is really good, but I ordered Ox tails and around the bone they were perfect but in the inside it was freezing cold. I don't like to eat Ox tails re heated, I thought they were freshly cooked. I didn't complain about it, I just haven't returned since.

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Thank Traci B
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

As a soul food place, this is all Fairfield has to offer, and the food is decent, if somewhat over priced. If you dont know how to cook soul food, you'll love it.

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Thank Helen C
Redding, California
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158 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Great food and a very friendly and efficient staff. Weren't really sure what to expect with a southern cuisine menu, but we were really happy with our decision to try it. The food was great and there was plenty of it.

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Fairfield, California
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

What a lovely restaurant to take the family to there were eight of us immediately receded and greeted by staff menu is extensive food was delivered hot and well presented large portions everyone enjoyed their meal and a leftovers were used today for lunch fantastic place I highly recommend

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Thank seansoma
Tokyo, Japan
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We ordered 3 lunch specials and 2 kids meals. The bbq ribs were amazing but it was a small portion for lunch. The fried chicken was the best I've had by far, incredibly moist and the skin had a great flavor. The fried catfish is was delicious too! Very moist! The food was a hit with my 2 picky children,... More 

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Thank Debbi B
Fairfield, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

I enjoy the food every time I go, my favorite is the smothered fried pork chops, yams and fish and chicken. I encourage every one throughout California to come out and enjoy the southern style cooking you want be disappointed, even though this restaurant is in Cali, I think the south would appreciate the taste, The atmosphere is very pleasant... More 

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Thank angelalasseter
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

This is the best soul-food I've had in years! Quality and delicious food in an ambient atmosphere everyone will enjoy. I met the owner whose family roots is from Texas and Louisiana. This is an outstanding choice for families or business groups.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 25
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 711 Madison St, Fairfield, CA 94533-5729
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Fairfield
  • Phone Number: +1 707-427-3338

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?