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Le Blaireau

Lyndhurst Road | Lyndhurst Road, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7RH, England
+44 1590 623032
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tarte tatin” (6 reviews)
“miso soup” (15 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
Lyndhurst Road | Lyndhurst Road, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7RH, England
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1 - 10 of 437 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I stopped at Le Blaireau after doing some research online. Having lived in France for a lot of my childhood, I had fairly high expectations--and I was not disappointed! The food was excellent (loved the bread on the table!), they had a...More

Thank Ellen F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wide choice of good quality french food available in a very atmospheric setting. Seating outside available if required.

Thank 884rj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Six friends went for dinner and the food was good (service a little patchy) but overall a good experience until we received the bill. It was £315.62 including an 'optional' 12.5% tip. We divided up and paid based on the £315. The waiter actually came...More

Thank imogenwatson
Reviewed 10 June 2018

I was surprised when they couldn't fit me in until 8 PM since when I arrived, not more than a dozen tables were occupied. The garlic bread was very good and fresh from the over and enough for more than 4 people. The fresh special...More

Thank HG30
CareysManor, Guest Relations Manager at Le Blaireau, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to publish your kind review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your dinner in our Le Blaireau Restaurant and found the French bistro style decor pleasant. I hope we have the opportunity to welcome you back in the not...More

Reviewed 1 June 2018

We have been here a few times with a stay at Careys Manor. The food is always excellent though seems to be priced artificially high to counter the money you get to spend as part of the hotel deal. That said the food was excellent...More

Thank Mike R
CareysManor, Guest Relations Manager at Le Blaireau, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Thank you for taking the time to publish a glowing five star review. I am delighted to hear that you found the food excellent in our Le Blaireau Bistro. I hope we have the opportunity to welcome you back again in the not too distant...More

Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We come to Brockenhurst twice a year for a break and alway have a couple of meals at Le Blaireau- always 100% for food and hospitality. Richard and James always make it special with great service and personality. I had the Scalps followed by Fillet...More

Thank Philoo7
CareysManor, Guest Relations Manager at Le Blaireau, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Dear Mr & Mrs Spencer, Thank you for your glowing five star review and continued loyalty. I am delighted to hear that you had a fantastic meal with us and found the service great as always. Thank you for your special mentions to Richard and...More

Reviewed 19 May 2018

One of the best meals ever the fish was so fresh and delicious. Crab and avocado starter followed by Tuna and the strawberry cheesecake definitely worth a visit. Staff were friendly and knowledgeable.More

Thank Rosemary C
CareysManor, Guest Relations Manager at Le Blaireau, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to publish your glowing five star review. I am delighted to hear that you found the dinner delicious and staff friendly and knowledgeable. I very much hope we have the opportunity to welcome you back in the not too...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018

We eat here in May 2018 the staff were great & very helpful. Shame we didnt get plates with our bread though. W both had starters I had the pork croquettes which were amazing, she had the prawns with melon which she said was a...More

Thank Sean C
CareysManor, Guest Relations Manager at Le Blaireau, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to publish your kind review. I am delighted that you enjoyed your dinner with us and found the staff great and very helpful. We very much look forward to welcoming you back in the hopefully not too distant future....More

Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

8 friends for evening meal. Been a few years since last visited and was not disappointed still high quality service and food. Excellent service, very accommodating with our taste preferences. Most important all dishes, starters, main and deserts, were well presented and tasted even better....More

Thank Scothmer-Clay
CareysManor, Guest Relations Manager at Le Blaireau, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Thank you for your glowing five star review. I am pleased to hear that you found both the service and food high quality and I am sure Richard and his team will be thrilled to read your high praise. I can confirm that the discretionary...More

Reviewed 9 May 2018

Fantastic evening with delicious food, great atmosphere and service. Have been here many times over the years and have never had a bad experience.More

Thank Claire M
CareysManor, Guest Relations Manager at Le Blaireau, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2018

Thank you for taking the time to publish a glowing five star review. I am delighted that you had a fantastic evening with us and found the atmosphere and service great. We very much look forward to welcoming you back in the hopefully not too...More

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19 June 2017|
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Response from Sanjay0810 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late reply, just back from hols myself - I'm just a punter who reviewed my stay, you need to contact the restaurant to make a reservation. Hope it worked out.
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Restaurant Details

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    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$26
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lyndhurst Road | Lyndhurst Road, New Forest, Brockenhurst SO42 7RH, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  New Forest  >  Brockenhurst
  • Phone Number: +44 1590 623032
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