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Le Menestrel

2 Place Richelieu, 17600 Saujon, France
+33 5 46 06 92 35
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“amuse bouche” (5 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
“wine list” (4 reviews)
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2 Place Richelieu, 17600 Saujon, France
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Reviewed 29 August 2016

My wife and I had an excellent Sunday lunch at "Le Menestrel" on our way back from a holiday in the Medoc. We arrived promptly at 1200 (often very necessary for Sunday lunch in some of the popular local restaurants!) and were shown to a...More

1  Thank rij3648
Reviewed 18 August 2016

The food here is delicious - the amuse bouches, starter, mains, desserts and sweets all really lovely and its in a nice town and has a pleasant interior and a nice patio seating area too. I have still given four stars because of this but...More

Thank SightseerKent
Reviewed 23 October 2015

Dined here recently whilst on a visit to Royan and so pleased we took the time to look slightly out of town for somewhere to eat. Interestingly, there are a number of different set menus on offer at varying prices but all items within them...More

Thank sag2111
Reviewed 17 October 2015

In a smallish village. Comfortable restaurant with nice big tables and lots of space. Lots of interesting food divided amongst a set of menus ...but items from the different menus can be mixed and matched so effectively a choice of 5 starters, 5 mains and...More

Thank AJCG
Reviewed 7 October 2015

The staff are friendly and Helpful. the menu is Very interesting with excellent local produce and several surprises as amuse courses. i have visited every yerar. it is always a highlight when I visit France.

Thank Conor F
Reviewed 29 September 2015

We had a fabulous meal for six people. we were celebrating while on Holiday. The Food and ambience were excellent

Thank reynardo2015
Reviewed 25 September 2015

This restaurant provides really good food in a rather formal environment, although the chef is often on hand to talk you through the menu. The dishes are beautifully presented and provide wonderful flavours. If you're looking for a 'fine dining' experience in this area, you'll...More

Thank Alun17
Reviewed 11 September 2015

Taken here during tour of this area in a party of 24. Impeccable service, the staff were formally dressed even though it was a very warm evening and they saw to our every need. The food was excellent despite it being a set meal without...More

Thank Tony G
Reviewed 1 June 2015

We were taken to this restaurant as it was one of the few places that still had a vacancy on French Mothers' Day. So there was a special menu designed for the day, including amuse bouche and refreshing sorbets in-between courses. The restaurant is obviously...More

Thank PBY54
Reviewed 29 October 2014 via mobile

We had great hopes when we entered this restaurant. The decor was pleasant, the staff very attentive. The food ranged from quite good to not very good. Unfortunately, some of the things that were not very good were the more important dishes. We found that...More

Thank BostonGourmande
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
00:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Place Richelieu, 17600 Saujon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Charente-Maritime  >  Saujon
  • Phone Number: +33 5 46 06 92 35
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