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Bistro Chantefable

93 avenue Gambetta, 75020 Paris, France
+33 1 46 36 81 76
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good53%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“steak” (6 reviews)
“profiteroles” (2 reviews)
“foie gras” (3 reviews)
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93 avenue Gambetta, 75020 Paris, France
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Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Le Chantefable has a nIce location around the corner of Avenue Gambetta and Rue des Gatines. Its large covered terrace overlooks the Square Edouard Vaillant. Its cozy indoor room is often packed with noisy regulars creating a friendly atmosphere. I particularly like the typical brasserie...More

Thank Christophe M
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Delicious, authentic French food in an old world setting. A great experience which the family thoroughly enjoyed,.

Thank hotelcon
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

I returned to this wonderful Bistro last night for the third time on this trip. The restaurant always looked bustling both at lunch and dinner with what looked like a local crowd, not tourists. This is not a tourist area but this place is worth...More

Thank Fiddleschmekis
Reviewed 31 March 2017

My wife and I sought out this bistro after walking through Pere Lachaise Cemetery. It is only a few blocks away on a busy avenue with shops and restaurants near a hospital and park. The service was marvelous with the right blend of attentiveness and...More

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Good food, friendly service and cool ambiance. Surely to try again for both drinks and dinner. Our server was a super nice black middle age woman with a great sense of humour and caring attitude.

Thank Marco R
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Very good place to dine. Hight quality, professional staff, tasty food and big portions. Feel the spirit of France here!

Thank Marina A
Reviewed 5 December 2016

We were two to eat here. The service was very good. My partner and I chose the same meal. She enjoyed hers, and I found my meat much too tough. In general, not a restaurant that left me with a desire to return.

Thank Colin_in_Belgium
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I've dined at Le Chantefable twice and enjoyed it immensely. The menu is traditional, the food is delicious, the hospitality is superb, and the atmosphere is warm. If you've ever thought that Parisians are brusque or unfriendly, Le Chantefable will change your mind. Located very...More

Thank cassandra2009
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Oldy-worldy interior where one senses decades of Parisian life and honest food; we were there for lunch in the week and although one could find a table it was packed with all kinds of diners. The atmosphere is congenial, the service tip-top without the snobby...More

Thank Larry H
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Delicious food. This is a large restaurant in the 20th arrondisement that is popular with the locals. The menu is only in French, the staff does not speak English, and you won't find any tourists here. It seems only locals know about this treasure of...More

Belleville / Pere Lachaise
At the eastern edge of Paris lies Belleville / Père
Lachaise, an understated wonderland of local
treasures. Alongside the world-famous cemetery,
family-owned delicatessens and cafés nestle between
local stores and establishments. The richness of the
population here has created a little Chinatown of
Asian restaurants, and the area comes to life at night
by a funky underground scene. Façades change from one
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$37 - US$59
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 93 avenue Gambetta, 75020 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Belleville / Pere Lachaise
  • Neighbourhood: Belleville / Pere Lachaise
  • Phone Number: +33 1 46 36 81 76
Bienvenue au Bistro Chantefable ! Situé dans le quartier du 20ème arrondissement de Paris, retrouvez notre bistrot français Le Chantefable. Notre bistrot vous accueillera dans un cadre paisible et chaleureux dans un décor de style rétro et boisé. Durant les beaux jours, venez profiter de notre terrasse pour passer un repas sous le soleil. Pour vos assiettes, notre chef met en valeur la cuisine française en s'inspirant des grandes tables gastronomiques tout en ajoutant un zeste de sa personnalité. Le Chantefable possède également une carte riche en vins qui séduira les sommeliers ou les grands amateurs de vins. Entre amis ou en famille, c’est le lieu idéal pour vous régaler autour de bons plats riches et savoureux. La bonne humeur et la chaleur de notre bistrot français sont au rendez-vous et réchauffent l'atmosphère au sein de ce lieu convivial ! Venez donc prendre place à une de nos tables !
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