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Madame Chou Chou - CLOSED

2518 Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90405-3518
+1 310-392-2509
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23 May 2013
“Is now cafe Noir”
10 Apr 2013
Restaurant Hours Closed
2518 Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90405-3518
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Reviewed May 23, 2013

This great place has changed names and is now Cafe Noir but still has the same great food with a friendly French owner.

Date of visit: May 2013
Thank RLGalloworth
Reviewed April 10, 2013

Amazing french food with an amazing owner. Back patio is gorgeous and great for parties. Food is flavorful, rich and tasty!

Date of visit: April 2013
Thank totallytodd
Reviewed April 23, 2012

We started with Os A Moelle- roasted bone marrow, crostini duxelle, then we shared the Rabbit Hash- rabbit, potatoes and mushrooms topped with two sunny side up eggs, and Basque Madame- ham, cheese & bread grilled and topped with 2 sunny side up eggs and...More

Date of visit: April 2012
1  Thank Picky_Hoteler
Reviewed March 16, 2012

My husband and I enjoyed this place for our wedding anniversary. The food was good and so "French", that it tasty but too little in the portion. But it was delicious! And the waiters were very kind and helpful)) for ladies- consider taking a scarve...More

Thank LucySonyan
Reviewed March 10, 2012

I don't get it: Madame Chou Chou had a 4.5 Yelp rating with over 500 reviews. I wouldn't give the restaurant a 2. I should have known something was up when absolutely every other restaurant that we wanted to go to was booked solid but...More

Date of visit: February 2012
1  Thank LilyK88
Reviewed January 3, 2012

This place was a real find! Classical decor, excellent service and spectacular food! We had the beef cheeks whilst our son had the wild boar pappardelle. I wouldn't hesitate to recommend this restaurant to anyone traveling to LA.

Date of visit: December 2011
Thank Glen P
Reviewed November 2, 2011

Great staff, small but fabulous wine list, wonderful food, stylish and whimsey decor... As a European far away from home, this place felt like.. well, all the best bits of home. The staff are laid back, charming yet on the ball, and genuinely seem to...More

Date of visit: October 2011
Thank MashenkaV
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2518 Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90405-3518
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Monica>  > Santa Monica
  • Neighbourhood: Santa Monica
  • Phone Number: +1 310-392-2509
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