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Bistro Francais

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$$ - $$$
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Calle Matamoros 29 | entre Juarez and Hildago, Isla Mujeres 77440, Mexico
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Detroit Lakes, Minnesota
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Once again, Bistro Francais was outstanding!! Victor's talents do not disappoint. Roman, our waiter x 2 was charming, attentive and very engaged in conversation. We had Lobster and really BIG shrimps!!

Thank QTPieMN
Montreal, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Each time we visit Isla we have dinner at Bistro Francais at least once, food is good nothing fancy but consistent

Thank MlleIsabelle007
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125 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This is one of our favorite places for breakfast. Simple great food. Staff is great, they always shake your hand and thank you for coming. Very clean restrooms.

Thank relics
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a wonderful breakfast here with my family. The service was great! Definitely will be back again!

Thank akchick
Antigo, Wisconsin
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58 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a good breakfast and dinner here. Service was spot on every time. One of the best salads we had on Isla.

Thank harleyd_papa
Ciudad Juarez, Mexico
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

We were wandering about looking for somewhere to have breakfast and happened into the Bistro Francais. We enjoyed a huge portion of fresh papaya before digging into our main courses. I had the croque monsieur, which was made using the most delicious, rich bread, that made it something special. While it wasn't made in the traditional way with cheese sauces,... More 

Thank YellowLabMom17
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

We loved bistro Francais! The owner victor is great as well as Maximilian!!! We had the Italian poached eggs and French toast for breakfast and loved every bite! Would absolutely go back! We tried many other restaurants on the island after our 6 visits there and this one is hands down our favorite!

Thank Alexandra S
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Wonderful service, quaint atmosphere, the parrot was just chilling on a chair. 😉 very good food, would certainly go back again!

Thank Andria W
Snoqualmie Pass, Washington
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

You have to try the French Toast. As others have written, best EVER! Husband had the Croques Madame and loved that also. Bacon was a little weird (extremely thin and very uniform in shape--seemed pressed). Anyways, it tasted o.k. The mixed side of fruit on the plate was also very nice. Waiter was the most delightful man...

Thank Diane S
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

We love going to the French Bistro for breakfast. It is always delicious, and much more food than you need. The fruit is always fresh. French Toast and Ham Omelet are incredible. Our girls love the bird in there too!! Super sweet staff.

Thank Tracey D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Matamoros 29 | entre Juarez and Hildago, Isla Mujeres 77440, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Isla Mujeres

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?