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Bistro Francais

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Calle Matamoros 29 | entre Juarez and Hildago, Isla Mujeres 77440, Mexico
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Oracle, Arizona
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful omlettes complete with home style potatoes, fresh fruit and toast. Beautiful presentation and everything cooked to order. My husband had the French toast and said it was light and fluffy. Looked at the dinner menu and we plan to come back to try it. Owner is wonderful and helpful and we got to meet his pet Parrot again this... More 

Thank jeanmorgan103
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is a quaint little hole in the wall which pumps out the best food ever out of that little kitchen in the back. It was so good I think we went there three times in one week for brunch and dinner. Service is good and staff friendly. Max is one the nicest severs I have ever met. Keep... More 

Thank Grant S
Winterthur, Switzerland
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good breakfast and good, friendly service. Were a group of 8, hadn't to wait long. Everything was delicious. Will come back.

Thank Hanspeter G
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Food was amazing! Adults got steak and seafood and they offered waffles for the kids! Win. Win. Portions were large, everyone had some left on their plate. The kids ordered a lemonade they loved! It's a must do again!

Thank Shelley M
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

My husband and I found this restaurant by accident one day when we were looking for a place to get an early lunch. I ordered the French toast and my husband had pancakes. Huge portions and came with fresh fruit and "bacon" which is really ham. We liked it so much, we chose to come back for breakfast another morning.... More 

Thank tlb1016
West Fargo, North Dakota
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45 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We always have breakfast here when we visit Isla and it has been consistently good for decades! The french toast is second to none and the portions are very generous no matter what breakfast choice you select. The staff is alwasy so positive and attentive and the prices are very reasonable. Thank you Victor and staff!

Thank Susan T
Detroit Lakes, Minnesota
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Once again, Bistro Francais was outstanding!! Victor's talents do not disappoint. Roman, our waiter x 2 was charming, attentive and very engaged in conversation. We had Lobster and really BIG shrimps!!

Thank QTPieMN
Montreal, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Each time we visit Isla we have dinner at Bistro Francais at least once, food is good nothing fancy but consistent

Thank MlleIsabelle007
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125 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

This is one of our favorite places for breakfast. Simple great food. Staff is great, they always shake your hand and thank you for coming. Very clean restrooms.

Thank relics
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Had a wonderful breakfast here with my family. The service was great! Definitely will be back again!

Thank akchick

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Calle Matamoros 29 | entre Juarez and Hildago, Isla Mujeres 77440, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Yucatan Peninsula  >  Quintana Roo  >  Isla Mujeres

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