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Chapeau Rouge Restaurant William Frachot

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5 rue Michelet, 21000, Dijon, France
+33 3 80 50 88 88
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
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Tue - Sat 12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
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Sao Paulo, SP
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Lunch menu is great, at an honest price: EUR 50,00 per person (3 courses, dessert included) for a great meal! Everything served was fantastic, a must go!

Thank Anamaria M
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60 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Atmosphere/ very cold Service/ very professional Food/ a nightmare!!!! Very blend and very expensive !!!!! Better restaurant in Dijon !!!!!

Morges, Switzerland
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162 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

Wow what a lovely find !!! That goes for the hotel too !! Dinner here was superb. The very best ingredients, well prepared, truly excellent. Very good staff, good sommelier which is so important, their assistance with wine choices to compliment the menu. A very good experience. Very well deserved two Michelin stars.

Thank Andrea B
Launceston, Australia
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159 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 557 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

Our first experience with the Chapeau Rouge was in the early 1980's when we stayed at the hotel while waiting to commence a barge trip from Dole,the birthplace of Louis Pasteur.The hotel was comfortable- However this about the restaurant. The food was typically Burgundian-- The then owner was a celebrated chef and food critic and I still have his recipe... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We live on a barge traveling the rivers and canals of France 6 months a year. We have eaten at some of the finest restaurants France has to offer. We continue to return to the restaurant at Chapeau Rouge for it is without question our favorite of all the restaurants we have eaten at. Ambience is peaceful and the tables... More 

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Shanghai, China
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110 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Our friend took us there and said this is the best restaurant in Dijon. It is excellent restaurant indeed. The wine is well recommended, not very famous Maison, but very good white wine and red wine. Service is very good. It's worth to try at Dijon.

Thank Kevin G
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We chose to come to Restaurant William Frachot for our anniversary dinner and it was a very good choice. The food was excellent in taste and in presentation. The atmosphere was modern, spacious yet cosy. However the best part of the dining experience was the staff. Very professional yet friendly, they were polite, helpful and managed to make us feel... More 

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Halle, Belgium
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58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016

This is a star-quality place for sure. The interior and decoration were not our thing but it is the food that counts and there we can be brief, it was excellent. We had the "menu de Bourgogne". A very nice makeover of the classical Bourgogne-specialities: cuisses de grenouille, boeuf Meurette, boeuf bourguignon etc. The sommelier gave us some good advice... More 

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San Francisco, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Food, wine (and wine glasses), service, ambiance, everything was rather disappointing. I am VERY surprised that they are a Michelin 2 Stars restaurant. Though price of the tasting menu (€145) is not as high as other Micheline 2 Stars restaurants we’ve been to in other cities (Paris, Reims, London, San Francisco Bay Area and Tokyo). FOOD: We did tasting menu.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

My 4th visit - this hotel is in the centre and easy to walk from to some of the main attractions. Our stopover on the journey back to the UK from the South of France.. Hotel is very elegant, bedroom and bathroom modern and very spacious. Staff very attentive. Wonderful breakfast. My only feedback is that the hotel staff could... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$58 - US$158
French, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 rue Michelet, 21000, Dijon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Bourgogne-Franche-Comte  >  Cote d'Or  >  Dijon
  • Phone Number: +33 3 80 50 88 88

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?