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French Cafe (Wenlin Shop)

No.70 Wenlin Street, Kunming, China
+86 871 6538 2391
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good46%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
25 May 2017
“Good coffee, great atmosphere”
30 May 2017
“Nice place”
Restaurant Hours
French, European, Cafe
££ - £££
No.70 Wenlin Street, Kunming, China
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Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

For a french person who has been in China for half a year, this place had the smell of heaven 😜 I had crêpes and some pastries with a glass of kir, wonderful !

Thank ama_hook
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Coffee is usually ridiculously expensive in China, but at French I still get a cup of Yunnan coffee for 12 RMB. That's what it cost the first time I came here in 2005... This is by the way the only place around where I enjoy...More

Thank Anders G
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent coffee, breakfast, salads, paninis, etc. friendly staff, relaxing atmosphere and wifi was good.

Thank theadventuregoeson
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Have regularly visited this restaurant which offers great seats outside on the street. The bread they sell here is one of the best in town.

Thank Tim Miguel S
Reviewed 18 December 2015

French Cafe is one of the oldest foreign run establishments in Kunming. I mostly come here to buy bread, is one of the best in Kunming. As for the food, it's ok, but not great.

Thank Tim Miguel S
Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

To be fair we pop in here as salvadors was closed and it looked like a good option. We had to wait for someone to bring us a menu, 5 seconds later one of the staff ask us for our order as we weren't quite...More

1  Thank Douglas B
Reviewed 20 September 2015

You'd expect a place that bills itself as French to serve decent wine and some standard French dishes e.g. steak frites. But this seems to be yet another foreign-owned burger and pizza joint. (They do have at least one French dish to be fair -...More

Thank McNallister
Reviewed 16 August 2015

We visited the French Cafe twice during our stay in Kunming. Both times we were satisfied with what we got. The salads (of which we tried two) were both delicious. The crepes were tasty. A pizza was a good value for the money, hot, and...More

Thank mzwebby
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Missing quiche? find it here, as well as other yummy baked goods that are seemingly hard to come by.

Thank Modernplaid
Reviewed 28 June 2015

Had a day to kill in Kunming before getting the overnight train to Dali and spent about 5 hours here doing some work. Really great atmosphere and patisserie selection was amazing. Had a baguette and a pastry and it was the best European food I've...More

Thank CatB737
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Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: No.70 Wenlin Street, Kunming, China
  • Location: Asia  >  China  >  Yunnan  >  Kunming
  • Phone Number: +86 871 6538 2391
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