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Le Coin Fontaine

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2 Place de la Republique, 66820 Vernet-Les-Bains, France
+33 4 68 97 05 27
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

A splendid little restaurant under the shade of a plane tree and on the edge of a sometimes busy square, it conjures up an old-style French vibe - good, wholesome, home-made meals from a wide-ranging menu, a pichet of plonk and time to muse. Yes, it can be busy, but who's in a hurry when the meals are so tasty... More 

Thank Troshers
Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Arrived in Vernet on my own as waiting for my friends to arrive. So wandered into the square and found this little place with a few tables outside in the shade under the trees. Had a very decent, tasty and filling bowl of pasta and a couple of beers for lunch and it was just what I needed. A few... More 

Thank Tim W
Aubenas, France
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Actually, the food wasn't bad at all, but the whole experience was ruined by possibly the worst service I have ever experienced in a restaurant. Admittedly it was a busy night as there was a band playing, but that's not unusual during the summer at Vernet and still no excuse for the way we were treated. And we weren't the... More 

Thank Kayjay99
Derby, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

We had watched the paella being cooked earlier on in the day so decided to eat there that night. 17 Euros gave us a massive bowl of food - rice plus a quarter of chicken, mussels, scallops and pork - creme caramel and half a carafe of red wine. Excellent value for money. The waitresses were very attentive and extremely... More 

Thank Suer040153
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

This is a favourite of mine and I always order it in a new restaurant, this one is so good, I always have the same thing when I come although the three course dinners are great value. The service can be a little eratic, and sometimes they are so busy you really do have to wait, but when it arrives,... More 

Thank Tracie C
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32 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

A typical small bistro with a limited menu but very friendly staff, and reasonable prices. The food is simply prepared and plentiful. The fish is probably the best thing on offer. Outdoor seating on the pretty main square.

Thank Malcolm318
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

Our party of four chose not to got for the signature pizzas but instead a steak, a pot roast chicken and moussaka. We also enjoyed copious wine and brandies yet felt so undercharged, and well served, that we were delighted to tip generously. The dishes were huge and wholesome, the ingredients of very high quality, while the staff made us... More 

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Knaresborough, United Kingdom
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1,385 reviews
562 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 668 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015

This place is clearly very popular, and you can understand why. People come here for a meal and leave feeling that they have been well and truly stuffed at a very reasonable cost. And this is a credit to the people who run the restaurant. We came here simply on the basis of positive reviews on Trip Advisor, and I... More 

Thank johnhouston2
South East England, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

Just had the steak, not cooked very well and very tough. House wine rough. This had an appalling affect on my digestive system a little later. If I had to eat there again it would be a safe pizza.

Thank OldRupert
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36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

The pizzas here are really good and extremely reasonably priced. Three of us went and could have easily shared two, maybe even one as the pizzas are so big.

Thank Claudie187069

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$20
Italian, French
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Place de la Republique, 66820 Vernet-Les-Bains, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Pyrenees-Orientales  >  Vernet-Les-Bains
  • Phone Number: +33 4 68 97 05 27

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