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Bougainville Le

26 rue Saint Etienne, 89450 Vezelay, France
+33 3 86 33 27 57
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
26 rue Saint Etienne, 89450 Vezelay, France
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walked in asked for a table for 4. Staff obliged made up a table then nothing. Miserable staff completely disinterested. We gave them 10 minutes to take a drinks order. Still nothing this was at 7-30pm so they were still half empty. No excuse for...More

Thank George S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a humble eatery that cooks traditional, old fashioned french kitchen dishes and serves local wines. That means that either you would like it or hate it depending on the level of familiarity you have with the local rustique specialties. The wines carry a...More

Thank StochasticTraveller
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We booked a table for our last night in Vezelay, a Monday. We arrived on time, but it took a good 20 minutes for initial service, the wine arrived another 20 minutes later, and our entree was another quarter hour after that. Our plat was...More

Thank slcbiker
Reviewed 7 September 2016

A small restaurant off the steeply sloping road to the magnificent basilica, we dropped in for lunch a couple of days ago, having been recommended to eat there by a friend. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful, the taste and presentation of the faites...More

Thank Anne-Marie J
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We followed our dinner at Du Pot (delightful experience) with a dinner at Bougainville. We arrived on time and were seated promptly. We speak baby French..not always the correct grammar. We got so much love everywhere but not here. The wine was delayed, entrees were...More

Thank BlueSky411
Reviewed 13 August 2016

What a great restaurant! We sat on the street leasing up the Basilica on a lovely August evening and enjoyed three outstanding courses beautifully presented with friendly, efficient service. Every item of every course was delicious and thoughtfully presented. Not budget dining but worth it...More

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 2 July 2016

I had a very good dinner at this restaurant towards the bottom of the hill to the Basilica. The servers were extremely kind and attentive, and the food excellent.

Thank Glossomathitria
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Here for lunch and chose the local fish. Wonderful service and delicious meal and espresso with cookies. Charming owners. I will return.

Thank Natasha K
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Our b&b host, who's a stickler for housemade whenever possible, advised this restaurant during our visit to Vezelay. As others have noted, the atmosphere is warm and convivial and the menu full of delicious Burgundian dishes. We had a lovely beef stew and very light...More

Thank Calgirl3
Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

It said full but they squeezed us in and we are glad they did! Super menu and staff really helpful. They recommended a great local red wine. Food was lovely and presented really well - we had black pudding and snails (not together) Main was...More

Thank Emily C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 rue Saint Etienne, 89450 Vezelay, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Bourgogne-Franche-Comte  >  Yonne  >  Vezelay
  • Phone Number: +33 3 86 33 27 57
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