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La Fleur de Lys

Bleke Street | Bleke Street, Shaftesbury SP7 8AW, England
+44 1747 853717
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Bleke Street | Bleke Street, Shaftesbury SP7 8AW, England
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Reviewed yesterday

We enjoyed our dinner very much! The food was delicious and it's worth highlighting that the vegetarian dishes are well thought out, beautifully cooked and full of flavour (both subtle as in the broth, and punchier in a pancake for a main course). They weren't...More

Thank Bridget G
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We intended to visit this restaurant many times and eventually did so last night. Immaculate and very comfortable lounge for pre dinner drinks. We were greeted in a very professional but welcoming manner. The menu was superb with a nice range of utterly freshly prepared...More

Thank Kenneth M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Flour de Lys is wonderful! It’s set in a lovely old stone house with a gorgeous garden for pre-dinner drinks. The wine selection is well-chosen and very well-priced, given the quality for both bottles and wines by the glass. The four of us all enjoyed...More

Thank ChristopherN59
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had great (and speedy) email conversations beforehand with David and all fell into place when we arrived. Champagne when we arrived and everyone was so friendly - staff and even other guests! Such a change from London. The food was amazing.... no, really, amazing....More

Thank travellerf00die
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and i went to this restaurant. We were first seated in a room with a lovely fire (excellent for colder evenings) on the comfy settee,where we were given a menu for the restaurant, bar, and wine list, asked what we would like to...More

Thank stephaniejayne5
Reviewed 24 June 2018

Recommended by Colin, our Walled Garden BnB host, my wife and I enjoyed a delightful dinner. Offered drinks in the withdrawing room upon arrival, we discussed dinner options and, when ready, were moved to the dining room. The food and service were excellent. A delightful...More

Thank Jim_Guillet
David G, Owner at La Fleur de Lys, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Dear Jim_Guillet Many thanks for your review & look forward to seeing you again if you are in Shaftebsury Kindest Regards David & Mary

Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

I took my husband here for his birthday. Well what an amazing greeting as soon as we walked through the door. The ambience is amazing and the meal we had was perfection. We live locally and had never gone here to eat before. If you...More

Thank cherylann951
David G, Owner at La Fleur de Lys, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Dear cherylann951 Good to hear how much you enjoyed your husbands birthday evening with us, We look forward to seeing you on many more occasions. Kindest Regards David & Mary

Reviewed 14 June 2018

We were a party of 8, staying one night to celebrate our ruby wedding anniversary. David and Mary have bee running the Fleur de Lys successfully for many years, which is itself a testimony to the quality of of food and service. We were all...More

Thank 13Geoff13
David G, Owner at La Fleur de Lys, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Dear 13Geoff13 Thank you all for choosing La Fleur de Lys & for writing a review, We are very pleased you enjoyed your recent stay with us & look forward to seeing you again in the future. Kindest Reagrds David & Mary

Reviewed 13 June 2018

Brilliant fine dining experience. Staff, service, ambience, decor, napery and most importantly food were perfect. Value? Have paid more in pubs for inferior food. Do go for that special occasion mealMore

Thank Amberleybeerfan
David G, Owner at La Fleur de Lys, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Dear Amberleybeerfan Thank you for taking the time to write a review following your recent visit to us. We are very pleased to hear how much you enjoyed your evening & look forward to seeing you again if you are back in Shaftesbury. Kindest Regards...More

Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

Diner’s Delight: Atmosphere, service and food all faultless - as good as any one Michelin star restaurant. I won’t repeat what others have written, but I’d return to this restaurant in a heart beat; if there’s a better restaurant in Dorset I’ve yet to find...More

Thank A_Brit_Overseas
David G, Owner at La Fleur de Lys, responded to this reviewResponded 26 June 2018

Dear A_Brit_Overseas Thank you for your review & for taking the time to tell others about your visit to La Fleur de Lys, Mary & I are pleased to hear how much your enjoyed your evening with us, Sorry if my use of the spelling...More

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12 August 2015|
Response from David G | Property representative |
Hello Carol What sort of work are you looking for Restaurant/ Kitchen/ Housekeeping? do you live nearby or would you need accomodation Regards David
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$32 - US$43
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bleke Street | Bleke Street, Shaftesbury SP7 8AW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Shaftesbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1747 853717
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We established the restaurant here in Shaftesbury over 20 years ago & have built up an enviable reputation for fine cuisine using some of the best quality ingredients to be found both locally & from afar, all expertly prepared & cooked to order by David & Marc. We invite you to come & enjoy a delicious Lunch or Dinner. Why don't you look at the current menus and wine list and choose what you will eat today.All dishes are cooked fresh to order by David & Marc, we cater for all tastes and diets but should you not find something you like from our menus, then please do ring to discuss your requirements. We will do our best to accommodate you. We also cater for small parties or groups and have weddings facilities for up to 40 Persons.
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