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Chez Tonton

182 East Barnet Road, Barnet EN4 8RD, England
+44 20 8440 2696
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
182 East Barnet Road, Barnet EN4 8RD, England
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Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I have visited this charmed establishment on many occasions over the years. The food is always excellent. Excellent in quality, excellent in balance of flavours and presentation, excellent in authenticity and value for money! The fixed menu is superb, the a la...More

Thank Stewart B
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I lived in New Barnet and the East Barnet for over 30 years. Chez Tonton opened not long after I moved there. My wife and I found it not long after it opened in about 1984 or 1985. It was two minutes walk from home,...More

Thank David_S_Bushey
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Superb food,wine,ambience and service.We greatly enjoyed our visit,everything was first class and fautless.Good value added to our enjoyment as did the attention and time the Patron,Eric,gave to us.We will return.

Thank Fredbertie1
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

What a great resteraunt and great service to follow the food is presented amazing and it tastes very good would recommend the French onion soup to start or the escargo for desert the créme brûlée is really good and service is excellent will defenetly be...More

Thank jellyshihtzu
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I know I have reviewed this restaurant before but had to mention again. My husband and I travel from Hertfordshire to eat here as the food is so good. At lunchtime there is a set menu of two courses for a little under £10. You...More

Thank chris503869
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Chez Tonton is a wonderful restaurant - the food is superb and the service is great. Eric is always pleased to see us and takes the time to have a chat with everyone. This place never disappoints!

1  Thank Josephine A
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We have been coming here quite regularly in last few months. Having lived in barnet for nearly 15 years, only discovered this gem Couple of years ago. The food is amazing, always tastes sooo good and we keep coming back for more. Had cheese fondue...More

Thank katarina t
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Chez tonton will never stop to amaze me !! What a great little gem in Barnet !! The food The service And Eric and Claudine !!! Guys keep doing it cause u r good !!

Thank Christelle M
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This place has some of the best food 🥘 be ever eaten! It's a French restaurant and the proprietor is extremely welcoming. The food is absolutely top notch and last time I went I had the most amazing belly pork which melted in the mouth!...More

Thank Dan E
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This is an authentic French restaurant - a cosy setting, lovely atmosphere, friendly French staff, a good range of choices on the menu without being over ambitious and an excellent standard of presentation and cooking. There is a Specials board with additional tempting choices and...More

Thank Elizabeth Ann R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:30
18:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 182 East Barnet Road, Barnet EN4 8RD, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater London  >  Barnet
  • Phone Number: +44 20 8440 2696
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Classic French bistro ambience with some of the finest French food. This family run restaurant has been running for over 30 years and has a team of excellent french waiters and chefs. Let Eric & Claudine offer you an immersive french experience that will give you that feeling of.. Je ne sais quoi. A Bientot
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