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Le nouveau monde

#11 of 1,119 Restaurants in Nantes
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Gloriette - Feydeau
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4 cours Olivier de Clisson, 44000, Nantes, France
+33 2 40 48 03 04
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Tue - Fri 19:00 - 22:30
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 13:30
Sat 19:00 - 23:00
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Nantes, France
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4 reviews
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Smack in the center of Nantes you've got Le Nouveau Monde. It's a favourite of mine and never fails to please. I've gone here countless times with my wife, I've had friends over and we've eaten here, and I've had a business meetings here. So it's a mix of lunch time meals and evening meals for my part. The staff... More 

Thank NantesToday
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 9 March 2017

This is a tiny busy restaurant, the staff were all very friendly and even advised which places to visit in Nantes. We had the menu of the day, which has extra fresh courses every day. Value for money was excellent. The muscadet by the glass was also good.

Thank GigiGuernsey
Krefeld, Germany
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Worst ever in every respect: bad quality of food (close to unbeatable), low level cooking (is warming up cooking?), bad service, ambience is a matter of taste, much to expensive. Wonder how they got their ranking.

Thank jf47800
London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Birth place of Jules Verne, great range of regional classics French staples. Friendly service and well prepared food with time and care taken in preparation. Be sure to book as it's very close to the centre and not the largest restaurant.

Thank Glyn H
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2016

This restaurant is worth visiting for the decor alone. Wonderful art deco interior. We just dropped in for a coffee in the afternoon. The place was busy, but the service was prompt, pleasant and efficient. There was a good selection of cakes and biscuits and the espresso coffee was good.

Thank OzWandererMelbourne
Pillac, France
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2015

Ordered a start (boiled egg in french cheese sauce) and main coarse (cod). Both were of good quality. Not all main dishes were delivered at same time to the group (8 people) which was a pitty. Friendly atmosphere and good service. Freindly pricing.

Thank Joop L
Mons, Belgium
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40 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Thoroughly enjoyed our lunch here. The place was busy but the service was very slick and friendly. A nice selection of food on offer and I enjoyed excellent squid whilst Mme thoroughly enjoyed her cod. Nice experience.

Thank Mariner79
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2015

After an hour or two, wandering about Nantes looking for a restaurant where we could understand the menu and it had something french that we both fancied, we came across La Nouveau Monde, close to the centre of the city. Good points: 1. Easy to find 2. Good selection of food 3. They have an English translation of the menu... More 

Thank Richard T
Pontefract, United Kingdom
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666 reviews
402 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2013

Busy and attentive don't always go together but the hard-working team here present good French food with excellent service. Watty

Thank Watty5657
Rome, Italy
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266 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2013 via mobile

Restaurant on average, good quality/price ratio. Set of cheeses is reccommended as they serve different qualities of French cheese, goat cheese included. Some other local food is also reccommended: like pork or goose. Service is very nice and always available. It is in general ok.

Thank Antonello S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$22 - US$37
French, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 cours Olivier de Clisson, 44000, Nantes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Loire-Atlantique  >  Nantes>  > Gloriette - Feydeau
  • Neighbourhood: Gloriette - Feydeau
  • Phone Number: +33 2 40 48 03 04

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