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Chez Jacqueline

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££ - £££
Neighbourhood:
Greenwich Village
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72 Macdougal St, New York City, NY 10012-2505 (Houston Street)
+1 212-505-0727
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Mon - Fri 17:00 - 23:00
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New York
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2014

J'adore Chez Jacqueline. I thought I'd get that out of the way at the beginning. If you're looking for authentic French food, wonderful service and excellent value, look no further. My husband is French. We met and lived together in France so we chose a French restaurant for our first anniversary living in New York. I had the foie gras... More 

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3 Thank Markeen M
Rio Rancho, New Mexico
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76 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2014

For the price of two entrees, the groupon gave us a 3 course meal WITH a bottle of wine and a nice view of the West Village scene from our table by an open window. The food isn't the greatest, but it is nice and well prepared. The service is great.

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4 Thank James R
New Paltz, New York
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166 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2014

What a cozy, little bistro in the heart of the west Village! We used a Groupon for a wonderful three course dinner off the menu including a $39 bottle of wine (the Bordeaux was quite good). The waiter explained that with the Groupon the price of any wine over $39 would only be reduced by 50%. The same was true... More 

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2 Thank retiredandtraveling5
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2014 via mobile

A nice small French restaurant in the village, the food is traditional French but with a twist, my scargos had tomato, my stakefrite had a terrific thick stake with souse on the side. Very intimate, service is okay but they forgot my vegs. I would not get out of my way to go there again but if in the area... More 

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Thank Didio B
Miami Beach, Florida, United States
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2014 via mobile

I must admit I'm a sucker for French bistros and so I loved this little gem in the West Village. Very casual yet intimate. We both had steaks but different cuts and both were good. Excellent French fries! I also enjoyed my appetizer of chicken livers and green beans. Only negative was they forgot our side order of green beans.... More 

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Thank Keith T
New York
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22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2014

we ate there using groupon and it was really worth the money. food was authentic and delicous. i was so surprised that the bottle of wine that was included in our meal cost 39.00 on the menu. wow..what a bargin, we only paid 60.00 for dinner for two

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1 Thank JoeEM
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 August 2014

I recently bought a Groupon for this restaurant because it was a great deal and my best friend and I love french food. The place is small but the food was delicious.

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Torquay, Australia
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49 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2014

We purchased this meal for two via a Groupon deal after we met a NYC couple who recommended it The place has a great atmosphere and the food was good, not excellent. The waiter was attentive and good with the typical French approach you kind of expect - knowledgeable but .... We paid the discount price of $69 for two... More 

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2 Thank Rob M
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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550 reviews
428 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 222 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2014

I can't wait to come back to NYC just to eat at this place again. Small, cozy, intimate decor. The piano player is absolutely lovely. Wine is great and food is fantastic!!! I off course, had the steak and fries (if you read my other reviews you will know how obsessed I am with good meat)

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Boca Grande, Florida
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2014 via mobile

What a wonderful surprise this restaurant had great atmosphere and excellent food at a bargain rate. Using Groupon for about $69 per couple we had three-course meals and upgraded our wine and it was still a bargain. We dined with friends early pre-theater. Muscles were sweet and wonderful, steak was perfectly cooked and excellent, gazpacho delicious. Onion soup delicious. And... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$50
Cuisine
French
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 72 Macdougal St, New York City, NY 10012-2505
    (Houston Street)
  • Public Transportation: 6 train to Bleecker St., 4 train to West 4th St., and 1 train to Houston St.
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Greenwich Village
  • Neighbourhood: Greenwich Village
  • Phone Number: +1 212-505-0727

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