La Petite Folie

La Petite Folie

1504 E 55th St, Chicago, IL
(773) 493-1394 serving: Hyde Park, South Side
open:Monday 09:00 AM - 10:00 PM Tuesday 09:00 AM - 10:00 PM Wednesday 09:00 AM - 10:00 PM Thursday 09:00 AM - 10:00 PM Friday 09:00 AM - 10:00 PM Saturday 09:00 AM - 10:00 PM Sunday 09:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Sidewalk Score: 10 out of 10
Location, Location, Location:


Restaurants, $$$, Group Dining, Child Care, French, Mastercard Accepted, Catering, Private Rooms, Discover Accepted, Visa Accepted, American Express Accepted, Diners Club Accepted, Prix Fixe Menu, Romantic Dining,

The Low Down


Know Before You Go: Dietary restrictions of all kinds are accommodated if customers call ahead.

Save Money: The restaurant offers a $28 prix-fixe three-course menu from 5pm to 6:30 pm.

The Extras: A semi-private room in the back of the restaurant offers room for about 25-30 people. Larger private parties (up to 64 people) can reserve the entire restaurant.

Rants, Raves & Reviews

by at Gayot

Chef-owner Mary Mastricola has set a high standard for classic French fare at her pleasant bistro in Hyde Park, and sometimes she succeeds. There's a comfortable main dining room with an equally inviting smaller dining area extending…
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By Ammara B at Insider Pages

good food... good service... good atmosphere... good overall really! i'd come back any day of the weeeek! Read More

Wonderful catering
By clara_eve at Citysearch

Great caterers!! I've never eaten in the restaurant, but they catered our wedding and it was absolutely fabulous. The food was so delicious--it was... Read More

Haute Cuisine in Hyde Park
By connifer at Citysearch

A dining experience worthy of the best of Chicago, tucked away in a shopping mall in Hyde Park. Excellent French cuisine in an elegant, quiet sett... Read More

Hyde Park bistro offers an upscale alternative to university fare.
By Contributor at Citysearch

In Short Tucked away in a U-shaped strip mall next to the Hyde Park Co-Op, this unpretentious bistro attracts University of Chicago profe... Read More

Hyde Park's saving grace
By zorkahn at Citysearch

LaPF accomplishes its goal: to provide good (i.e. better than average) classic French fare in a relaxed and sophisticated envirnoment. There are b... Read More