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Chez Papa French Bistro and Wine Bar

) #1 of 817 Restaurants in Johor Bahru $$ - $$$ French, European,
38 & 40, Jalan Jaya | Taman Maju Jaya, Johor Bahru 80400, Malaysia
+60 6073334988
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“foie gras” (46 reviews)
“onion soup” (28 reviews)
“steak” (49 reviews)
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French, European, Wine Bar
$$ - $$$
38 & 40, Jalan Jaya | Taman Maju Jaya, Johor Bahru 80400, Malaysia
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The food here is just great. Each of the dishes we tried were fantastic! We loved the escargots and onion soup as an appetizer. The Chicken pasta and poulet cordon bleu and were cooked to perfection. The restaurant has a charming ambiance. One could have...More

Thank Glen O
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Found this on the app culture trip where a review was written in 2015, after researching it on trip advisor and seeing recent posts we decided to go there! We could have eaten everything of this menu, meat, seafood, pasta and veggie friendly! Both went...More

Thank rachaellirwin9
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great place with great food! They serve good wine too. Recommended garlic soup! Owners are very friendly too!

1  Thank Jia An L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Perhaps the most distinctive experience Chez Papa offers is the certain je ne sai quoi with which one would bowl over after an epicurean night. To many, and not surprising, Chez Papa is the authentic French restaurant par excellence in JB. Founded by both a...More

Thank Joe T
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

All the dishes are superb! For the appetizers, we loved the escargots and onion soup. Whereas for the mains, the poulet cordon bleu and chicken pasta are cooked to perfection. Place is very charming; felt like you are in a local restaurant in France! Do...More

1  Thank Air-Miles-Global
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great appetisers to start with, perfect wine & ambience for a night chill out. Great chicken stew dinner!

Thank Jiayi J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A touch of classic deco with nice ambience and a tasteful mushroom soup and Smoke Salmon rolled with Ricotta Cheese to start your dinner with. A friendly staff that make u feel like u are most welcome. Overall the food is great and the price...More

1  Thank Mohd Shahezal M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Simply loved the food! Generous portions of foie gras served on mix and match crockery is such a breath of fresh air!!! My friend's mushroom soup was yummy too... I know this because I couldnt resist helping myself to the fresh-from-scratch chunky and thick soup!!...More

1  Thank skinnycow22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is very overrated. The food quality is very low. It starts with the bread. The bread is old bread which is heated a little bit to make it eatable. The rest of the food is also not fresh. My partner ordered sea food....More

1  Thank foodlover903
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We chose this restaurant because in our previous visit we like the food and so decided to come here for our anniversary celebration. We ordered a mushroom soup, escargot, a seafood dish with fish, prawns and mussels and a pasta. The restaurant in it's hey...More

Thank benchew
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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
27 November 2016|
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Response from ChezPapa | Property representative |
We have an extensive wine list and a full bar. Some of our sauces contain alcohol. There is no pork or lard used in our kitchen and the meats bought are halal. We have muslim customers who request that the alcohol be left... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
French, European, Wine Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
18:00 - 22:30
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
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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