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Le Mans Legend Cafe

$$ - $$$
French, Bar
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9 B rue du Port, 72000, Le Mans, France
+33 2 43 77 15 09
11:45 - 14:00
18:45 - 23:00
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18:45 - 23:00
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West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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432 reviews
328 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 333 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Enjoyed a fantastic evening here with great food and wine at great value prices. The burger was one of the very best I've ever had. When in France I always seek out a steack haché, they are just so much more tasty than burgers in the UK. This one was amazing, bursting with flavour and very generously sized too. Met... More 

Thank BeenB4
Delphine D, CRM at Le Mans Legend Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your incredible, extremely accurate, and very nice comment ... The whole team is happy that your group was pleased with the evening which was a very friendly and enjoyable time for us also! We look forward to see you again! Thank you so much! More 

Chamonix, France
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Very professional and flexible for our large group booking. Food exceeded standard diner expectations - Duck was superb ! Friendly staff and ideal motorsport ambience.

Thank Jeremy W
Delphine D, CRM at Le Mans Legend Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback! It was a pleasure for all ourteam. We hope to welcome you again next year. Best Regards, More 

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409 reviews
198 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 354 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

There were 60+ people in our group and the upstairs area had been reserved for us. The whole group was delayed but the restaurant said this wasn't a problem. However, service wasn't the best, I'm not sure if it was due to us being late. We had many issues with the drinks order as the wrong size or drink kept... More 

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Delphine D, CRM at Le Mans Legend Cafe, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We apologize if your moment in our restaurant didn't be as well as you would. It is important to us all our customers are satisfied. Actually, it isn't clear in France that a Beer is a pint if it isn't specified... half pint to us and half liter to you. It is a cultural eccentricity Translation! We are... More 

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90 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

I visited here while travelling around France with work. The staff were quite prompt but they looked as though they were understaffed as they were rushing about everywhere and we were forgotten about for the first 20 minutes. When we were finally served, we ordered our drinks and food at the same time. I ordered the Alpine burger and asked... More 

Thank KCDCharles
Management response:

Dear guest, First of all thank you for taking the time to share your experience. We apologize if your meal was not up to your expectations. We mobilize presently the entire team to understand the cause of this situation so that it does not happen again. Do not hesitate to come back to us, all the clarifications will help us... More 

Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

We went here as part of a large group and the restaurant did their best to accommodate us but did not quite pull it off, the responsibility for part of which has to lay with how it was organized. There were about 100 people in total and we occupied the upper floor but people were sitting in groups between 4... More 

Thank Peter2507
Management response:

Thank you for taking the time to post this constructive comment. After your arrival, the whole team worked around your reactions. We are developing a menu offering to the attention of groups and adapted to each particular request. However, we hope you keep good memories of your visit to Legend Café, and your next will be even better. Best regards. More 

Northwood, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Attended the restaurant on the evening of the European 2016 Cup Final, which coincided with the Le Mans Classic weekend, 9th / 10th July so our experience was perhaps not typical. Very atmospheric with the motor racing memorabilia and packed with motor enthusiasts and French football fans. Service was adequate under the circumstances and the pizzas at least were perfectly... More 

Thank winiethepoooh
Management response:

Thank you for this post! actually, it was a special time but not unusual.. We try to make our customers enjoy all the events to create a friendly and dynamic atmosphere. Other moments are more calm and conducive to meal with family or friends ... Hope to see you to make you discover a different side of our restaurant ! More 

Derby, United Kingdom
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536 reviews
149 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

You go to Legend Cafe for the motorsport connections, there's a bike in the window and the walls are covered in photos, artwork and items related to the 24 hours. The food is a mixture of pub classics and French traditional food. My French colleagues ordered the regional specialities so they must be good. I had the confit de canard... More 

Thank Sam3314
Wickford, United Kingdom
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129 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016

I have been visiting the Legend Cafe for nearly 10 years and unfortunately the last few visits have been more than disappointing, the service has been slow and lacked vigilance or interest, the food was definitely sub standard and poor quality, the menu now is lacking any imagination and really is boring. the restaurant is a great petrol head venue... More 

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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015

We ate here on our Wedding to the South of France, very disappointed with the food and service level received. The staff were attentive but didn't feel it was at all good value for money and that the food had been simply thrown together.

Thank bexym92
Swinton, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2015

Can't speak for rest of the menu, but I woudn't order pizza. Could be the worst one I've ever eaten. On the other hand, the service was good and prompt - we were in a bit of a hurry, as we had to get to the concert.

Thank 12Kazz

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
French, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Kids
Open Hours
11:45 - 14:00
18:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 14:00
18:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 14:00
18:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 14:00
18:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 14:00
18:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 14:00
18:45 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 B rue du Port, 72000, Le Mans, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Sarthe  >  Le Mans
  • Phone Number: +33 2 43 77 15 09
Magny-cours, Sepang, ou encore Alpine. Si les passionnés peuvent reconnaître dans la carte des grandes références des sports mécaniques, amateurs et novices sauront se laisser distraire par quelques uns des trésors faisant le décor du restaurant, à commencer par la pièce maîtresse en façade: cadeau de la maison Corvette pour remercier l'équipe de son accueil!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?