Chez Antoine

5511 N. Figueroa St.
Los Angeles, CA 90042
323-982-9480
Chez Antoine

Photo: Besha Rodell

Details

  • Tue.-Fri., 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sat.-Sun., 9 a.m.-10 p.m.
  • Dinner
  • No Alcohol
  • Street Parking
  • Reservations Accepted
The stretch of North Figueroa Street where Chez Antoine is located is otherwise home to bodegas, barber shops and gloomy mattress stores that set up card tables outside with various plastic toys, hair clips and belts for sale. Chez Antoine, with its Eiffel Tower signage in the window, curlicue wrought iron sign declaring "Bistro, Café & Crepes," and jaunty blue umbrellas over tables on the street, appears strangely out of place, a sliver of Paris in the heart of Highland Park. Inside, you realize just how authentic Chez Antoine really is. Not in the sense that it exudes the utter cool and quaintness of Paris' better bistros, but in fact that it resembles the almost diner-like feel of France's stodgier family restaurants. Its menu, too, channels the simple café fare of France: crepes, salads, classic dishes like boeuf bourguignon and moules marinere. Your waitress is likely to be French, along with most of the staff.

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