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Chez Papa French Bistro and Wine Bar

38 & 40 Jalan Jaya | Taman Maju Jaya, Johor Bahru 80400, Malaysia
+60 6073334988
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“foie gras” (46 reviews)
“onion soup” (32 reviews)
“steak” (57 reviews)
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French, European, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
38 & 40 Jalan Jaya | Taman Maju Jaya, Johor Bahru 80400, Malaysia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Decided to try this place for dinner, delicious pasta with chicken, with thick cheesy sauce. Absolutely loved the duck salad with interesting combination of vegetables and grapes. Do not miss the chance to try the food here!

1  Thank RimaP349
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The neighbourhood looks a bit rough but once inside, you’ll feel safe & very welcome. The food is created with love and creativity. Really! The movie Ratatouille really does come to mind. Avoid on weekends as it can get crowded. Prices - expect in the...More

1  Thank Findpaulng
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food and excellent personalised service, yet the most attractive point is the ambiance of the wine bar section: difficult to find elsewhere.

2  Thank BelaJong
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever I go to Chez Papa, I make sure Joanne is on duty. Her knowledge on food and wine is so good that I always ask her to make recommendations. On the left is the smoking section which is also where the Bar is. Love...More

2  Thank jeffreyviet
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Has been awhile since I last visited Chez Papa. The food was awesome as usual - just as good as I remembered. We ordered pan seared foie gras (must try), escargots, chicken pesto linguine, pan fried salmon filet and chicken cordon blue. Loved the food,...More

Thank Lynette S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good service by Ms Sharon and Joanne, delicious food and nice environment, would like to visit again.

1  Thank Angela C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came on my birthday, ordered the grainfeed rib eye steak, escagort and apertizer sampler, all food is fresh and nicely cooked! Great authentic food with lovely and friendly staff especially the restaurant manager!! Thank you, will definitely come back again!

1  Thank Jia0320
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was absolutely wonderful, very pleasing. We especially enjoyed the wine which recommend by service staff Joan, she’s very attentive and friendly. We would recommend this lovely restaurant and will try to go back again. Thanks !

1  Thank Tammy F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the first time i come here with my husband,we found this place from tripadvisor. The food that we order was fresh and delicious, and Joanne is very helpfull and friendly by explain us the menu. Thank you Joanne :)

1  Thank shelyng2
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Great authentic food with lovely and friendly staff! Will definitely pop by again :) thank you for the good food!

1  Thank Kang J
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Thev A
25 February 2018|
Response from arman_moralde | Reviewed this property |
good day, thanks for asking suggestions, first you must try their chicken or seafoods. If you can try their lamb much better also. Actually i cannt give exact menu for tomorrow because they have special menu everyday but... More
26 July 2017|
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Response from Cipsy | Reviewed this property |
I think they have Vegetarian food 🥘
16 January 2017|
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Response from ChezPapa | Property representative |
Appetizers are from RM28-RM78 Soups from RM 22-28 Pastas from RM 42-68 Mains from RM58-200
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 & 40 Jalan Jaya | Taman Maju Jaya, Johor Bahru 80400, Malaysia
  • Location: Asia  >  Malaysia  >  Johor  >  Johor Bahru District  >  Johor Bahru
  • Phone Number: +60 6073334988
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Established in 1999. Traditional French Regional Cuisine. Cheerful and comfortable Bistro decor. Considered Fine Dinning by some customers. Adjoining Wine Bar with cozy ambience. Extensive wine list, large selection of cocktails and International beers by the bottle.
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