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La Boheme

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French, European
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 28 September 2018

I usually get two of my favorite French items: Steak tartare, prepared at the table in the classic way; Ile Fondant, like my mother made. Yum.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Brandon U
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

I am probably the least critical person I know re eating out. And am very forgiving. But, this place has a few too many strikes against it. Food was served cold. We ordered a few entrees to split at the table (four of us) and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

Nice French restaurant, I had the lotte (monkfish), it was well prepared and enough for a whole meal. My companion had onion soup and foie gras, good food. It is a little expensive, but I guess this is Palo Alto, not Paris.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank sherlock1954
Reviewed 31 May 2018

After finishing our move to Cal Ave, it was time to celebrate and enjoy a dinner in our new neighborhood. We walked to La Boheme, the newest French restaurant opened on Cal AVE. I ordered muscles, and my wife ordered the fillet minions, both dishes...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank JamshidV
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We were informed that it’s better to have a reservation, but our party of 3 enabled us to be seated quickly. I had the special - Eggs Benedict with prawns and avocado. It was delicious. My husband had steak and eggs. The steak was much...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank 850beckyv
Reviewed 22 January 2018

On May 20th, we were married, had a lovely wedding and dinner reception at Spalti, which is next door. On our wedding day, we were limoed with our wedding party, but the limo dropped us in front of La Boheme. We pounded and yelled at...More

Date of visit: January 2018
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Reviewed 20 January 2018

My son and I had brunch here after visiting the farmers market which is held on this street every Sunday until 1pm. We were seated right away. It was a very small table near the bar and kitchen. It is a small restaurant. The hostess...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank NinjaGigi
Reviewed 22 November 2017

Always a bit bet to have dinner in a French restaurant when you are French and travelling abroad. this is not the type of thing I like very much. This time I was not the decision maker and I should confess it was a nice...More

Date of visit: November 2017
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

I had to wait 50 minutes for my appetizer and the main dish was tasteless. It is overpriced as well, so I don't recommend it

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank realm0nt
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Not up to michelin star standards. I can't remember what I ordered... the flavors weren't memorable.

Date of visit: November 2017
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You need to specifically order it well ahead of time and arrange for a time to pick up. They will accommodate take out if you give them notice.
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