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Au Bon Coin

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352/104 Moo 12 | Nongprue, Banglamung, Pattaya 20150, Thailand
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+66 38 364 542
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Novi, Michigan
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42 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 February 2013

Wow! That is the one word for this restaurant. Yes, it was a bit difficult to find but it was so totally worth it! Beautiful, very French atmosphere, amazing service and very good food. What else do you need in a restaurant? Absolutely loved the Quiche Lorraine and the 5 Hour Lamb! Though I have to warn you, it is... More 

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pattaya
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2013

If you go through the reviews you will see some people complaining about the location ... difficult to find.... impossible to book.....i would say somehow you must deserve it ... I saw also some professional complainers who never happy and never find a descend place in pattaya to get a descent dinner at a fair price ... I know Jose... More 

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bradford
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254 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2013

I have been eating here for 15 years or more first on Soi 5 beach road and latterly at it's new location. You need to research how to get there if you plan to eat as it is well hidden off the beaten track. The ambience and service is fantastic and Jose the owner is quite a character. However, the... More 

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Pattaya, Thailand
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37 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2013

I've been here many times over the last year and every time i'm impressed and the food is great and fairly priced. I love the location as it's out of the way too You have to go to really experience this place and it's somewhere i'll be going back to over and over again

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Chonburi, Thailand
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156 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2013

Au Bon Coin has been in Pattaya for as long as I can remember this is its second home and it is a little difficult to find but when you do find it it is worth the time trying, the food is first class the place is typically French, I went with my wife and for started I had home... More 

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Jomtien Beach, Thailand
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2013

The place the locals want kept quiet since limited space and bookings are essential. The food quality is exceptional and generous in a private house environment. Try the prawns sauteeed in Pastis or Pate de Foie gras d'oie to start - your choice of beef cut or fish for main with always sautee potatoes unless the roast beef dauphinoise is... More 

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USA
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48 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2013

Not a fancy or large spot by any means, Au Bon Coin is located on a somewhat dark, secluded residential street. The atmosphere inside is rather like a country home with tables spaced well apart from one another in various nooks around a room with what seemed like a low ceiling (or maybe it was the dim lighting that made... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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262 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 696 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2012

Perhaps we picked a bad night but we were very disappointed. They really try to push the "fine dining" concept but failed in most key aspects for us. We are not really fans for fine dining (rather seafood menus with seaview s possible) but once in a while we go for it but in return expect the full throttle fine... More 

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Bangkok
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42 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2012

This is a very nice restaurant when you want a no fuss French food experience. You get your food, your wine and thats about it. The food is great, the wine is good but the service is hit and miss...but most people are fine with that as the prices are reasonable. All around, very good, but its just missing that... More 

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Rochdale, UK
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111 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2012

We are regular visitors to this restaurant and have always greatly enjoyed it. We visited again last week and were as delighted as ever. Steaks cooked to perfection, delicious 5 hour lamb and lamb ribs. Never been disappointed. It is a little difficult to locate the first time, but worth the effort. One comment was about the fact they had... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 352/104 Moo 12 | Nongprue, Banglamung, Pattaya 20150, Thailand
  • Location: Asia  >  Thailand  >  Chonburi Province  >  Pattaya
  • Phone Number: +66 38 364 542

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?