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12 Rue Chardin

Chardin 12, Tbilisi, Georgia
+995 577 48 04 60
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good34%
  • Average23%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
16 May 2017
“Pity it was our Last Night”
3 Jun 2016
“Dry shashlik”
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French, European, Eastern European
$$ - $$$
Chardin 12, Tbilisi, Georgia
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

We toured Georgia for two weeks enjoying the wonderful food of the country. Everything there is fresh, delicious and more-ish. On our last night we went to this highly recommended place. What a disappointment. In fact, it was the only really bad meal that we...More

Thank Travarkus
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Pork shashlik was really bad and very dry. I can get better shashlik in any restaurant in Moscow. Service is fine, we didn't try any other dishes though.

Thank Leonidd M
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We had a dinner for 9 in this restaurant, recommended by a Georgian friend living abroad. It is quite costly according to local standards, we paid cca. 300 USD in total, but consuming a number of bottles of wine and 2 rounds of brandy. The...More

Thank Nyul11
Reviewed 4 January 2016

General atmosphere in the cafe is very good, good music etc. The prices are pretty high, which I cannot say about the quality of the service in there. We asked for the tea but they said that they didn't have enough pots, even though the...More

Thank Natalija K
Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

One of the best cafes in town - if not the best. Live music Nice decorations Service pleasant and friendly Visited 3 times at 3 different occasions. First time: night cap - waiter good to suggest cocktails and mixed drinks. One last drink became 3....More

Thank Bent Bjorlin H
Reviewed 19 February 2015 via mobile

It was almost empty on a summer afternoon. We were on Chardin Str and just landed there almost by accident - without choosing long. Ordered wine and ice-cream, and it cost as a full-sized family lunch. The inside interior is really nice, but it doesn't...More

1  Thank Жанна М
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Right there on one of the main streets of the old town, this small, typical Georgian dining room has a collection of interesting knick knacks adorning the walls, old musical instruments, a stuffed pheasant, brass candle sticks, old sepia photographs which all make for a...More

Thank Kia A
Reviewed 5 June 2014 via mobile

I read some of these reviews after we had gone to 12 rue Chardin and could not believe what I was reading. I had chanakhi a lamb aubergine garlic and tomato dish served in a clay pot. It was delicious. My partner went for pork...More

Thank Eulys
Reviewed 22 October 2013

Sometimes the heavy Georgian main dishes of stuffed breads/dumplings etc. can get tedious. This cosy little restaurant in a popular lane of old Tbilisi offers a welcome change. We had excellent steaks and great salads with Georgian walnut dressings. The décor and atmosphere are also...More

1  Thank bksap
Reviewed 9 September 2013

High quality Georgian and European food, great wines, quick service, very nice location in one of the most popular and lively streets of the old city. Fantastic to sit outside in the summer with wine and food platter too. But do try Georgian meals and...More

Thank LarissaCh
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Chardin 12, Tbilisi, Georgia
  • Location: Europe  >  Georgia  >  Tbilisi
  • Phone Number: +995 577 48 04 60
Chardin 12 was one of the first restaurants on the famous Chardin Street in the Old part of Tbilisi. You will find fine European dishes, as well as traditional Georgian food on the menu. There is live music to be enjoyed along with a fantastic atmosphere.
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