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Aux Batifolles

400 Nicholson St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3068, Australia
+61 3 9481 5015
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good42%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“escargot” (4 reviews)
“nicholson st” (2 reviews)
Closes in 13 min
French, European
££ - £££
400 Nicholson St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3068, Australia
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Don't bother going here to eat french food. It's now an Indian restaurant. We went expecting to find Aux Batifolles but instead found the 'Indian Kitchen'. We decided to eat here anyway as the weather was terrible and found the food acceptable.

1  Thank Martyn B
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

During trips to France i fell in love with some of their food so I've been here quite a few times now with my hubby and also friends. The food is delicious and authentic and although parking can be a challenge I would recommend this...More

Thank Kgriffiths999
Reviewed 21 January 2017

My friend took me here for a lovely, relaxed and delicious lunch today! We were served by two lovely French staff who didn't rush us in deciding what to eat or when we should've stopped eating, but they were efficient in tidying up after we...More

Thank Joyce T
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Lunching in the back area was quite pleasant. The food could not have been better. The service was excellent and the waiter was very knowledgeable about wines as well as the food

Thank Walter D
Reviewed 8 December 2016

It is over 12 months since I was last at Aux Batifolles for breakfast - and I really have no idea why I waited so long, I had obviously forgotten what a pleasurable experience it was. I was not disappointed when I returned last weekend...More

Thank JCM81
Reviewed 1 December 2016

There was not a single dish brought to our table that was acceptable as authentic French food. The table was wobbly and had hair left on it. We had to request bread to be brought to our table. They must have been on rations as...More

Thank gazone
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

I've already said hoe good the traditional front of Nicholson st dining area is with its non traditional quirky , happy and enthusiastic French staff not to mention the food But as a pretty well informed local or so I thought I was amazed to...More

Thank Stemicmellac
Reviewed 18 November 2016

The food is good and traditional, the service is friendly and efficient. I'm always surprised that Aux Batifolles isn't a lot more popular, it is easy to get a table and given that other French restaurants in the vicinity are so very unexceptional, it deserves...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We were taken here by friends who live locally. We have been here before and have always enjoyed the evening. This visit was no different. The food has always been good, me I love their escargot. It was a mid- week night and the restaurant...More

Thank Sallymay4
Reviewed 1 October 2016

If I could give 2.5 I would. Have been here a number of times and have generally found it to be good, but this time it seems like the B team was in the kitchen. Did grand final night have an impact? My wife started...More

Thank Mike W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$20
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 Nicholson St, Fitzroy, Yarra, Victoria 3068, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Greater Melbourne  >  Yarra  >  Fitzroy
  • Phone Number: +61 3 9481 5015
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