Best French Restaurant in Durham

Handpicked Top 3 French Restaurant in Durham, North Carolina. They face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve the best!


2010 Hillsborough Road, Durham, NC 27705

Since 2005

Soupe Du Jour, Fruits De Mer, Bibb Lettuce, Mixed Greens, Frisée Aux Lardons, Grand Plateau, Escargots, Amuse-Gueules, Sweetbreadsand Poisson Du Jour, Moules, Charcuterie, Boudin Blanc, Sautéed Salmon Dijon and Calves Liver, Steak and Pommes Frites, Bouillabaisse, Salade Niçoise, Fresh Fruit Salad, Duck Confit, French Toast & Moules Frites

Gift cards available ● Classic French cuisine backed by an extensive wine list in an intimate, upscale atmosphere ● They have beautiful patio and garden areas for those who prefer to dine outside ● Offer a very special selection of fine wines that pair well with the variety of the seafood dishes ● It is the perfect place for an intimate dinner ● They can accommodate private parties and events ● Proffer Sunday brunch menu

Price: Starts from $1



Tue - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri & Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Sun 10:30 am - 2:00 pm|
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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401 East Chapel Hill Street, Durham, NC 27701

Since 2006

Hors D'oeuvres, Plateau De Fromages, Soupes Et Salades, Rue Cler Burger, Croque Monsieur, Steak and Moules Frites, Chicken Salad Sandwich, Vegetarian Crêpe, L’Escalope De Saumon, Salade Niçoise, Vegetable Crepe, Poisson Du Jour, Soupe À L’Oignon Gratinée, Jambon De Bayonne, Coq Au Vin, Omelette Du Jour, Gratin Dauphinois & L'escalope De Saumon

Offering simple, classic preparations, in the style of a Parisian Bistro, the food is sure to delight and impress ● They have an extensive, award-winning wine list, with selections from France and the US ● It is easy walking distance to DPAC, Carolina Theatre, and all of the downtown hotels ● Comfy Parisian bistro with rotating menus & an extensive wine list that includes rare bottles ● The dinner menu is updated frequently, focusing on cuisine that is seasonal

Price: Starts from $2



Lunch: Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Dinner: Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Fri & Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Brunch: Sat & Sun 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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764 M.L.K. Jr Boulevard, Chapel Hill, Durham, NC 27514

Since 2010

Cream of Mushroom Soup, Spring Chopped Salad, Roasted Beets and Arugula, Spaghetti, Grilled Octopus, Country Style Pâté, Sicilian Style Sautéed Calamari, Smoked Fish Plate, Basil Gnocchi, Duck Meatballs, Herbed Fromage Blang, Provençal, Marinière, Basque, Grilled Romaine, Salad Niçoise, Kitchen Burger, Croque-Monsieur, Quiche Du Jour & Salad

Traditional French bistro fare made from local ingredients served in a cozy, informal environment ● Has superb seafood specials and a delectable assortment of starters that make it difficult to get to the entrée section of the menu ● Snug bistro with wine & French fare, including mussels with fries, duck confit & crème brûlée ● Outdoor seating available ● 11.3 miles from the downtown of Durham ● 20% gratuity added to parties of 6 or more

Price: Starts from $5


Lunch: Tue - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Dinner: Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri & Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon Closed

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