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Chez Ruffet - CLOSED

rue Ch. Touzet, Pau, Communaute d'Agglomeration Pau-Pyrenees, France
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
8 Oct 2012
4 Jun 2012
“lovely little village restaurant”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Mediterranean
rue Ch. Touzet, Pau, Communaute d'Agglomeration Pau-Pyrenees, France
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Reviewed 8 October 2012

Always loved this restaurant and decided to return as a little treat.I was very sorry i had made that decision.The starter looked revolting,I returned it uneaten,the main course was ok just as was the desert.I thought I would try the coffee as it was always...More

Thank PollydoodleMonein
Reviewed 4 June 2012

Loved the food ,the welcome.the ambience and the coffee extras, especially the licorice.

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Reviewed 15 May 2012

This was not so much a meal as entertainment. Surprises continually came to our table and we remember it more for the theatre than the actual meal. The food was good but, like every meal bar two we had in France at over 50 restaurants,...More

Thank iandsmith
Reviewed 23 April 2012

This Restaurant has a one Micheline Star rating I dont understand why it wasnt more but we had a delighful lunch the food was amazing and the presentation fantastic ,excellent staff

Thank FionaSydney
Reviewed 18 April 2012

Chez Ruffet stands out in this area of France. Having eaten there for lunch several times I have always had excellent food and service. The surroundings are classy but not too stuffy or formal. The lunches are excellent value...where else can you get a Michelin...More

Reviewed 10 September 2011

Decor out of date Needs cleaning Maybe some music? Better service from staff that does not smell of cigarette and better dressed! Food was ok but not michelin star rate Price is too expensive for this area and gastronomic level

1  Thank Pshopshii
Reviewed 8 September 2011

We ate in several highly rated restaurants in southern France. Our best meal was at Chez Ruffet. The service is attentive and correct, but not stuffy or pretentious. The facility has a casual /chic appearance. We sampled nine different dishes and two wines. Not a...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 25 December 2010

Nice room and very professional service, but what really stood out was the food. It wasn't just excellent ingredients exquisitely cooked - there was an imagination and flair on show. Each dish left me wondering how they did it. Langoustines with vermicelli sounded so dodgy,...More

1  Thank MartinRye
Reviewed 3 July 2008

Incredible food and service. Always surprising and worth every penny. Go for lunch for michelin stars on a budget. They even throw in the wine

2  Thank shauneeng
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$54 - US$220
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue Ch. Touzet, Pau, Communaute d'Agglomeration Pau-Pyrenees, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Pyrenees-Atlantiques  >  Bearn-Basque Country  >  Communaute d'Agglomeration Pau-Pyrenees  >  Pau
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