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L'Abri Des Pelerins

Place Monseigneur Ginisty, 55100 Douaumont, France
+33 3 29 85 50 58
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good44%
  • Average31%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
4 Feb 2017
“Great place but closed for the near future”
10 Sep 2016
“Good lunch ”
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French, Bar, European, Pub
Place Monseigneur Ginisty, 55100 Douaumont, France
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Reviewed 4 February 2017

Abri des Pelerins was an awesome little eatery in the heart of the Verdun battlefield. Good, tasty food, good service. However: According the former proprietor, Mme Vaudron, she is retiring, the restaurant will eventually reopen but is currently being remodeled. She thought maybe June 2017...More

Thank xxrrttyy
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Visited for lunch good basic food and drink served by friendly efficient staff. Quick service and well presented.

Thank PHE22
Reviewed 19 February 2016

There do not appear to be many options for food while touring this area of the battlefields unless you packed a picnic basket. This place was a welcome respite on a very hot day. We arrived as lunch service and kitchen was closing down around...More

Thank WC-Travelers-75
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Ideally located just before Ossuary de Douamont and Fleury, this is a warm and welcoming cafe with a good range of basic lunch items such as quiche Lorraine, Croques Messiuers etc. The pression beer is very tasty too. Friendly service, clean and reasonably priced.

Thank AFH1809
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

We only came here because the Ossuary was closed for a couple of hours over lunch, and we thought it would be awful - just there to take advantage of unsuspecting tourists. Actually, it was a pleasant surprise. The staff were perfectly friendly, albeit not...More

Thank LizAtk
Reviewed 26 October 2015

This place is the closest you'll find after visiting the Douaumont ossuary, and thank God, it's a good place to get a nice bite to eat, regarding how desert the whole area is. The parking is probably packed during the summer, as the restaurant must...More

Thank Cimmerianbloke
Reviewed 18 August 2015

Again mixed reviews but a lot of tourist pass through, as I have several times on my way to somewhere, I have never actually had a meal there, but each time I’ve stopped the service has always been friendly.

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

Great place friendly staff, good food for the price. Comes highly recommended by couple American tourist who were just looking for good meal at a good price

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 30 July 2015 via mobile

We stopped at l'abri des Pelerins for lunch on July 2015. The restaurant is the only one in the area, so you pay for the price. However, considering the alternatives is to drove to Verdun or further north, it was a welcome surprise. The food...More

Thank Guillaume R
Reviewed 12 April 2015

This is the only restaurant in the area so the prices are a bit above those in town. We had omelette with mushrooms which was very good. There was lots of space, the place obviously caters to busloads of tourists in season. Service was very...More

Thank Ugurd
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Restaurant Details

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French, Bar, European, Pub
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
09:30 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Place Monseigneur Ginisty, 55100 Douaumont, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Grand Est  >  Meuse  >  Douaumont
  • Phone Number: +33 3 29 85 50 58
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