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177 rue des Mesniers | à 200mètres du centre Nautilis, 16710 Saint-Yrieix-sur-Charente, Angouleme, France
+33 5 45 68 79 72
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:45
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Tue - Thu 19:30 - 21:30
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 13:45
Fri - Sat 19:30 - 22:00
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Farnham, United Kingdom
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270 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2016

My wife and I went for lunch on a Friday following good reviews on the Michelin Restaurants App. Potentially this is a very lovely spot but it still looks a little sad ("work in progress" my wife observed). The staff were charming but the lack of more than a couple of other diners did not help the atmosphere in this... More 

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Rouillac, France
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2015

This is a beautiful restaurant set in a wonderfully restored atmospheric building. Very high quality environment and great service, lovely tables', linens and presentation, Fabulous looking menu ......However very disappointing food. Amuse bouche of brûlée de foie gras - exciting idea looked fabulous but no taste of foie gras. Salad de Gers, undressed ice berg lettuce as the base -... More 

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2014

Visited this restaurant for a large party (50+ people) business meal. I have visited a couple of times before and the food and service has always been good. We had a set menu and as usual the food was great. Service was also good and the food arrived without too much of a wait . Never been with a small... More 

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Bolton , England
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253 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2012

Dined here recently whilst staying at my sister & brother in laws house and this restaurant was recommeded. We arrived on a Sunday lunch time and were immediately shown to our table in a beautiful outdoor courtyard setting.The restaurant was filling up and indeed we just arrived before a large family party otherwise we may have had to wait a... More 

Thank BigSamsWanderer
1 review
Reviewed 23 September 2010

Very personal service. Beautifully presented perfect food. Great prices. You could not ask more from a restaurant and there is a fantastic value lunch menu. So good I cannot describe you have to try it to believe it!!

Thank justo1966

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$36
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:45
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:45
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:45
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:45
19:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 13:45
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 177 rue des Mesniers | à 200mètres du centre Nautilis, 16710 Saint-Yrieix-sur-Charente, Angouleme, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Charente  >  Angouleme  >  Saint-Yrieix-sur-Charente
  • Phone Number: +33 5 45 68 79 72

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