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Bistrot du Boucher

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31 rue Carnot, 86000, Poitiers, France
+33 5 49 03 37 02
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Puerto Rico
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77 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent food! Great quality. The service was great and de quality of the food is amazing. Thanks! Highly recommend

Oxford, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice ambience with mainly local clientele. Plenty of meat dishes on offer (as the name suggests) but also a variety of other options. Friendly and attentive staff.

Thank FatBoyTravels
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11 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Great menu and excellent service, even changed our order at the last minute when we realised we had made a translation error!

Thank Joanne H
Hampshire, England
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Not sure why Bistrot du Bucher has such good reviews? We found the service to be surly and rushed to say the least. Mussels were strangely small and shrivelled in size and the Entrecote steak was bland with greasy potatoes. We assume the sauce served with the steak was Roquefort, simply by its blue/green colour, however neither of us could... More 

Thank Tarte-de-Nutty
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We were on a 4 day trip to the area to take part in WW1 commemorations and our party totalled 53 people. After receiving a recommendation earlier in the day, around half the party turned up in two groups around 30 mins apart. We had no booking but we were very warmly welcomed and seated without any issue at all.... More 

Thank BelfastJampot
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Great place with v efficient & friendly staff. Menu very much for carnivores! - great steaks etc. Very busy even on a Monday evening in early October but worth waiting 10 minutes for a table.

Thank Chris R
Ashford, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We went here with our daughter and her French partner who live an hour away near Montmorillon,we knew that this bistro gets very busy and we had not booked so we got there at midday hopefully before the local workers got there for there lunch. We were lucky and got seated outside at a lovely table{it was a nice warm... More 

Thank david h
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We've been the this place a lot of times before with the family and with friends and the food is always excellent and good service! Definitely worth a try!

Thank enele86
Alicante, Spain
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75 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

We took this time the menu complete with wine, coffee, water, etc. Can recommend the tarte fine with ice. You have to order this before.

Thank Margaretha K
Beja, Portugal
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Stopped in Poitiers on our way through France and decided to eat here without a reservation, Fortunately we were only two and the m'd made a place for us. The food was excellent, the service equally good, the wine suggestion excellent. A very enjoyable evening. So much so that we are already planning this as our stop on our next... More 

Thank Anthony R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
French, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 rue Carnot, 86000, Poitiers, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Vienne  >  Poitiers
  • Phone Number: +33 5 49 03 37 02

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