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37296 Mission Blvd, Fremont, CA 94536-1607
+1 510-793-6331
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Opens in 11 min
All hours
French, Gluten Free Options
37296 Mission Blvd, Fremont, CA 94536-1607
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dined here along with 14 others a three weeks ago. Menu has a set variety of dishes served for decades, along with specials. French cooking with rich sauces. Favorite here is Beef Wellington. Pistachio Encrusted Scallops are also great. One of the few places I...More

Thank FriendlyTraveler001
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Charlie is awesome and Toi is the best!! Great food great service no matter the occasion!! Love the Escargot as an appetizer and the wine list is extensive !!

Thank tmrsfatcat
Reviewed 5 April 2017

The food here is just absolutely delicious if you come you must try any of the soups they serve we've got so hooked on them we just used to order soup almost every other day take it home heat it up add some cream or...More

1  Thank mdauth58
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

We have been dining here for years. Have had special occasions in their private dining room, as well as many lunches and dinners for smaller family groups. The food is fantastic, beautiful plating, and a large menu selection. I would only recommend having two courses,...More

Thank FORBES458
Reviewed 4 March 2017

I cannot tell you how many thousands of times I drove by this place before finally going. It is the best restaurant in Fremont, and even the East Bay, hands down. I even had my Flipping Top Digit birthday party here. I generally mix it...More

Thank schoechy
Reviewed 16 February 2017

My son chose this place for my birthday dinner and it was pretty good. Really pricey, but when it's a special occasion, it's worth it. The food was good and the ambiance was nice. I was expecting a French menu, but was surprised when it...More

Thank Kmessmer53
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We had a "girls day out" and went here for lunch. Excellent service. One of us had a birthday and they treated us all very special. Ellen at the bar was fantastic!

Thank hague12
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We had dinner here recently, and we were very pleased! The experience was more reminiscent of a first class restaurant in San Francisco or somewhere on the Peninsula. Restaurant is old-style Continental. Waiters are dressed formally, and were quite knowledgeable. Several dishes are flambeed at...More

Thank Fremontflyer2015
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our food and service with a reasonable price . The food was tasty and beautiful looking. The atmosphere is very relaxing and peaceful .

Thank aaahossein
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Our first time at Papillon for quite some time. As we remembered, food choice and quality and wine choice was excellent - and reasonably priced. The French Onion Soup with pastry topping was to die for. My wife's filet mignon was cooked to perfection and...More

Thank Alan P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37296 Mission Blvd, Fremont, CA 94536-1607 (Formerly Papillion Francoise)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Fremont
  • Phone Number: +1 510-793-6331
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