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29 Rue Mirabeau, 14800, Deauville, France
+33 2 31 87 22 11
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
29 Rue Mirabeau, 14800, Deauville, France
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

The meal I had at L Essentiel, was one of the top three meals I have ever had. It was inventive, flavorful and just out of this world. Kudos to chef Charles Thuillant, he is a superstar. The dining room itself is comfortable and understated....More

Thank bobbyofphilly
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Located off the beaten tracks not far from the city center, this restaurant offers a minimalist room in a cozy atmosphere. The food menu is full of creativity and originality with a nice but restricted choice of dishes. Ingredients are of quality and tasty. Service...More

Thank Xraylux
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is very original (mixed Korean)French taste A good and pleasant service in a nice room Perfect diner

Thank deny67
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We have choosen this restaurant because of the excellent reviews and don't regret it. Small menu (which is always a good sign) but all the dishes we have choosen were of excellent quality with a little touch of Asian influence. A must when in Deauville.

1  Thank Derobo
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

If you go to Deauville this is the restaurant where you must have lunch or dinner. We have been eating there for seven years each time we go to Deauville - we live in Paris- and each time we relish the refined, inventive food, a...More

Thank Francketmichel
Reviewed 27 March 2017

What a wonderful restaurant! Excellent, fresh ingredients, superb wine-list, lovely, multi-lingual personnel. Seasonal food, small menu. Catch 'em if you can -- make a reservation in any case and go soon, before they are discovered.

Thank Pugsitter
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Can't fault it! Food was delicious, proper french modern cusine! Service was friendly and welcoming. The restaurant was fully booked and they managed to squeeze a table in for 3. The pigeon main is a MUST!!!!

Thank Èric S
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful room. Fantastic food. Everything we ate. Magnificent M. Courbeur Whisky as Aperitif. Decided for 2 first courses- a Gaspacho and a squid based plate. Marvelous. Only problem was the service, or its attitude or both. Left me with an uneasy feeling that we decided...More

Thank ybhk19
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Friendly staff, comfortable chairs and a round table which is very nice with friends. Good wines en superb food!

Thank kirstenhuner
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Went here for lunch. The outside appearance was slightly unnerving as they're re-furbishing so it looked a bit scruffy but it'll be finished soon and I'm sure it'll be lovely when it's all done. We sat on the little terrace. The fixed price menu is...More

Thank Russell N
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$21 - US$71
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 Rue Mirabeau, 14800, Deauville, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Deauville
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 87 22 11
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Cuisine créative et raffinée, service décontracté mais professionnel, pour un repas entre amis ou pour un tête à tête romantique.Nous seront là pour vous accueillir avec le sourire.
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