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Chez Tonton

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182 East Barnet Road, Barnet EN4 8RD, England
+44 20 8440 2696
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average2%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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18:30 - 22:30 Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
182 East Barnet Road, Barnet EN4 8RD, England
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Food here is delicious. The staff are very friendly and so considerate of allergies. They were able to make foods especially for us without a second thought. Nice change from chain restaurants and a wonderful ambience. Definitely recommend a visit!

Thank Nixcab
Reviewed 2 March 2018

the food is always good and the drinks menu has a wide range of sensible options service is unfailingly good-have been many times over the years and never been let down

Thank barry m
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Called to ask about a deal they had which said ladies accompanied by a gentleman had a free main course. Wanted to know if my wife had to be accompanied by a chap as actually she’s like to go with me... very sneery attitude, sniggering...More

Thank MummyKnitter
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Last night we held our Book Club AGM at Chez Tonton, a return visit from a few years ago. I have also been for lunch a few times. This is a delightful French bistro in the heart of New Barnet. We are very lucky to...More

1  Thank DebAMR
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Wow, what more can I say I came across the beaut of a place by reading reviews I was in the area and decided to have a spot of lunch. So impressed - just by having the first mouth full of chicken I decided I...More

1  Thank sarita j
Reviewed 2 February 2018

Tucked away on the corner of two unprepossessing suburban streets is this little piece of France. The proprietor hails, I believe, from the south and his food seems to show much of what delights us Francophiles from whichever part of the French compass one desires....More

1  Thank Harry L
Reviewed 15 January 2018

Group Booking of 18. Wonderful French Food. Vegetarians and Vegans catered for ! Everyone impressed with great cuisine. Service prompt. All needs met.

2  Thank Llollello
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We visited this little French restaurant on Saturday night after recommendation from a work colleague. It’s an authentic little French bistro and we loved it. Lovely friendly service by the owners and tasty and well prepared food. They forgot our water but we didn’t care...More

1  Thank Ann L
Reviewed 6 January 2018

We have eaten at this restaurant over the last 26 years and have always had an amazing meal. If anything, the food has got better over the years. Eric and Claudine always make you feel welcome. The atmosphere is what makes this place. You are...More

1  Thank Pauline186338
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We have been coming here for many years and eating at Chez Tonton never fails to deliver a genuine french restaurant experience with food, flavours and wine to truly enjoy. Why go up to the west end for top quality french food when it is...More

1  Thank 9Richard1236
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$14 - US$42
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
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
  • E-mail
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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