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Chez Nous

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Soupe Du Jour
Soup of the day
Pâté Maison
Housemade pâté selection, cornichons, niçoise olives
Assiette De Fromages
Four‎ cheeses, fresh fruit (assortment subject to market availability)
Assiette De Charcuterie
Assortment of pâtés, imported ham, dry cured sausages, cornichons, niçoise olives
Chèvre Chaud Sur Canapé
Baked goat cheese on baguette, cracked black pepper, extra virgin olive oil 9.50`
6 for $9.50
9 for $11.50
12 for $13.50
Escargots De Bourgogne
Sauteed snails, button mushrooms, persillade butter, white wine
Salade Verte
Mixed lettuces, fresh herbs, grape tomatoes, champagne vinaigrette
Lardons $+1.00
Salade Lyonnaise
Mixed lettuces, grape tomatoes, bell pepper, green onions, poached local farm egg, dijon vinaigrette
Salade De Crudités
Shredded carrot and fennel salad, chickpeas in herb vinaigrette, marinated beets, mixed lettuces
Salade Du Marché
Baby spinach, shaved endive, haricots verts, roquefort, fresh dill, pine nuts, citrus vinaigrette, croutons
Viandes Et Poissons Truite Meunière
Rainbow trout fillet sauteed with butter, parsley and lemon juice
Poisson Rôti à L’Anis
Roasted arctic char, shaved fennel bulb, pernod fumet, crème fraiche, fried leek julienne
Steak Frites
Grilled texas wagyu beef flank, bearnaise sauce, pommes frites
Confit De Canard Aux Cerises
Housemade confit duck legs, dried cherry and red onion marmalade, orange zest, balsamic syrup
Côte De Porc Grillée
Marinated and grilled burgundy pastures pork chop, salade verte
With grilled chicken $+1.50
Crêpes Aux Epinards
Two‎ stuffed crêpes, stewed spinach, mushrooms, bechamel
Crêpes Aux Fruits De Mer
Two stuffed crêpes, mixed seafood, spiced sherry and cream sauce
Egg $+1.00
Crêpes Au Sarrazin
Buckwheat‎ flour crêpe grilled ham gruyere bechamel
Croque Monsieur
Grilled ham and gruyere sandwich, bechamel, salade verte
Croque Madame
Grilled ham and gruyere sandwich, fried farm egg, salade verte
Sandwich Au Steak Et Fromage
Marinated and grilled sliced steak, bell peppers, red onion, port salut, lightly toasted french bread roll
Sandwich Du Jour 9.00
Sandwich of the day, salade verte
A family owned and operated Casual French Bistro in downtown Austin since 1982
US$10 - US$50
Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Lunch
French, European
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We were having one of those days where everything just lined up right. I wanted to surprise the wife, as she was traveling for a bit, and this was her last night in Texas for a few weeks. We followed the gps to the joint,...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank fredb428
sybil r, Owner at Chez Nous, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

A big thank you for your heartwarming words !!!

Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

After seeing the high online ratings I chose to celebrate my birthday at Chez Nous. My husband and I have traveled extensively through France and have an appreciation for French cuisine and wines. Even though I’ve lived in Austin over 30-years this was my first...More

Date of visit: May 2018
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sybil r, Owner at Chez Nous, responded to this reviewResponded 30 June 2018

So very sorry we disappointed you ...tres desoles...

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Little restaurant in a very happening neighborhood. They use a team service approach which gets you lots of attention. So much, that you may feel rushed, but they will let you order one course at a time. The soup was excellent, as was the salad....More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Jim M
sybil r, Owner at Chez Nous, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

Thank you so much !

Reviewed 6 May 2018

A remarkable meal - pate maison, cheese platter, trout, lamb, creme brûlée, chocolate mousse just wonderful! Crowded, very noisy. But, restauranters can’t regulate diners speaking level unfortunately. We could barely speak to each other. Made reservations. Had lovely view of dishwasher and restrooms! Five stars...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Ann W
sybil r, Owner at Chez Nous, responded to this reviewResponded 24 May 2018

So sorry you had the worst seat in the house....but very happy you enjoyed your dinner in spite of the view !! Thank you ...

Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

I had the cauliflower soup, it was really good. I also had the seafood crepe which was great too. A friend and I shared half of both and it was only 10$ per person!! An amazing deal for great tasting food.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Priya D
psregimbeau, Owner at Chez Nous, responded to this reviewResponded 5 May 2018

So glad you enjoyed ! Thanks for sharing...

Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed this place so much we went back 9 days later. Great food. Very friendly helpful staff. Highly recommended. Thanks from Kay and Kevin, New Zealand

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank babydochill
sybil r, Owner at Chez Nous, responded to this reviewResponded 29 April 2018

Oh thank you so much ! This is so great to hear .... come back soon !!!!

Reviewed 19 April 2018

Delighted to find this restaurant unspoiled, still retaining the same homely feeling. Very attentive servers, wonderful menu for food and wine. Truly felt at home, and taken care of. Good food, great ambiance. Hope to be back sooner than five years!

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank AnitaNewportBch
sybil r, Owner at Chez Nous, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Hope so too, 5 years is long ! So glad you had a good time, thank you !

Reviewed 25 February 2018

Traditional bistro ambiance with excellent food and wine, friendly service, for a very reasonable price. It is quiet and a great place to go if you want to actually talk with your dinner companion(s).

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank BNK40
psregimbeau, Owner at Chez Nous, responded to this reviewResponded 27 February 2018

Thank you so much for your very nice review and for taking the time to post it ! We are very happy you enjoyed yourself .... Thank you !

Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

We enjoyef a wonderful leisurely lunch of French cuisine here. The have a full bar and excellent wines. We started with Kir Royal, salad Lyonnaise, and duck liver pate with cornichons. Very tasty. I had a savory spinach crepe. Dessert was a perfect chocolate mousse....More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Lisa S
sybil r, Owner at Chez Nous, responded to this reviewResponded 21 April 2018

Thank you so much for your good words, and for taking the time to share them !

Reviewed 9 January 2018

We were here for dinner and it was really lovely. Food, wine, service were all very good. It's a simple menu with good choices and a very casual homey approach. Portions were very decent and they never rushed us! They only serve wine and beer...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Usha R
sybil r, Owner at Chez Nous, responded to this reviewResponded 10 January 2018

Very happy you enjoyed, thank you so much for spreading the word !

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