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La Place Bistro & Froggies Bar

9 Great Minster Street, Winchester SO23 9HA, England
+44 1962 864004
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak hache” (10 reviews)
“snails” (5 reviews)
“souffle” (5 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Great Minster Street, Winchester SO23 9HA, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for dinner on a Friday night after reading lots of good reviews...it certainly lived up to the hype! We shared the baked rosemary-infused camembert which was incredible and came with lots of bread & chutney as well as veg sticks and chips. I...More

Thank AliMJ22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We fell upon this restaurant on a day trip out to Winchester, our first visit ever to this city. Having been turned away by a couple of "national chain" restaurants we were pleased to come across this independent restaurant and although it was busy we...More

Thank Gill6767
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been here twice and despite the promising location and aesthetics this restaurant doesn't quite deliver.

Thank Oystermouthensis
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As soon as you sit down, the feeling is special. La Place has a genuine character of quality in everything they do. The welcome, the decor, the menu, the balanced service. But it's when the food arrives in front of you -- that's when you're...More

1  Thank Charles H
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Restaurant fully booked for lunchtime, always a good sign. A menu with something for every taste. Helpful, attentive and lovely waiters. Food cooked to perfection. Don't miss the fish stew! All very French.

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Stopped to eat at this French restaurant just steps from Winchester cathedral. Sat outside as with our dog and warm summer evening. Service was very good with friendly staff who offered water for Ollie. Limited menu including garlic snails and gluten free options, but what...More

Thank veejaybee625
Reviewed 23 June 2017

We had dinner here and it's was a very good experience. The starters was very good, I had snails which was delicious. The main was also very good. We had cheesecake for dessert and it was fantastic. The service was also excellent, so it was...More

Thank Vestfolding
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

We visited before Christmas for lunch before going on to the Cathedral Market. We booked in advance which was just as well as it was absolutely full. The service is good and there was a nice selection on the menu. Would highly recommend and visit...More

Thank Gill B
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Went to La Place on a Friday night, we were very lucky to arrive early and get 2 seats outside to have a pre dinner drink. Service was attentive and a complimentary bowl of crisps was brought out to us. When our other 2 arrived...More

Thank Carole M
Reviewed 1 June 2017

In Winchester to see our daughter, had not booked anywhere. turned away from 2 high street chains on sunday evening fully booked with empty tables but happened on La Place, right in front of the Cathedral. Quite busy in the square outside but the staff...More

Thank fiona2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Great Minster Street, Winchester SO23 9HA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1962 864004
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