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La Fleur de Lys

Bleke Street, Shaftesbury SP7 8AW, England
+44 1747 853717
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
European, British, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
Bleke Street, Shaftesbury SP7 8AW, England
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Reviewed today via mobile

For many years the owners have run this close to town centre restaurant with rooms and kept up their high standards. Lovely interesting meals and perfect service. Owner VG chef cooks first class food . We go when we want a treat !

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Roamingbarry
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really loved the old-school hospitality (nuts, olives and an aperitif whilst we waited) and the really friendly staff. We took my mother in law for her birthday and opted for the tasting menu with paired wines. Thoroughly enjoyed our evening - all the courses were...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank ChezM493
David G, Owner at La Fleur de Lys, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Chez M Many Thanks for taking the time to write a review of your recent Tasting Menu dinner with us, Mary & I appreciate guests feed back & thank you for letting others know of your experience with us, We are pleased to hear...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely to be welcomed by the team and led to a seat for an unrushed aperitif while you browse the menu. The weather was atrocious when we visited but the young lady who seated us took our wet overclothes and tried to get them dried...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Martin B
David G, Owner at La Fleur de Lys, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Martin B Many Thanks for taking the time to write a review of your recent dinner with us, Mary & I appreciate guests feed back & thank you for letting others know of your experience with us, We are pleased to hear how much...More

Reviewed 2 November 2018

We went to the Fleur de Lys for a group meal of about 30 of us. The staff were extremely welcoming and friendly, and, in spite of the numbers, the food was served all together. It was beautifully cooked and the portions just right. “Real”...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank DRW44
David G, Owner at La Fleur de Lys, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear DRW44 Many Thanks for taking the time to write a review of your recent dinner party with us, Mary & I appreciate guests feed back & thank you for letting others know of your experience with us, We are pleased to hear how much...More

Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

Absolutely outstanding, they have fabulous ability to define taste and lead you through an exciting exploration well thought out dishes, we will be back.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank neila315
David G, Owner at La Fleur de Lys, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Neil A Many Thanks for taking the time to write a review of your recent dinner with us, Mary & I appreciate guests feed back & thank you for letting others know of your experience with us, We are pleased to hear how much...More

Reviewed 30 October 2018

We stayed here for two nights and eat in the restaurant on the first night only as the restaurant was closed on the Sunday evening. Our welcome was very friendly and efficient, all the staff we came in to contact with were helpful and friendly...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Alan S
David G, Owner at La Fleur de Lys, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Alan S Many Thanks for taking the time to write a review of your recent Stay & dinner with us, Mary & I appreciate guests feed back & thank you for letting others know of your experience with us, We are pleased to hear...More

Reviewed 9 October 2018

We visited La Fleur de Lys for a special dinner, for two, to celebrate my husband's birthday. We had a friendly greeting at the door and were seated in the lounge to look at the menu and while we were there had a look at...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Sarah J
David G, Owner at La Fleur de Lys, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Sarah J Many Thanks for taking the time to write a review of your recent Birthday dinner with us, Mary & I appreciate guests feed back & thank you for letting others know of your experience with us, We are pleased to hear how...More

Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

We booked a dinner for 9 and from the first touch to the closing of the door as we left the service was impeccable. With the lightest of touches the team ensured every member of our party had a truest lovely evening. The food was...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank hayleyoats
David G, Owner at La Fleur de Lys, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Hayleyoats Many Thanks for taking the time to write a review of your recent dinner party with us, Mary & I appreciate guests feed back & thank you for letting others know of your experience with us, We are pleased to hear how much...More

Reviewed 4 October 2018

We live in Shaftesbury and for special occasions this it the place to be. From the moment you are welcomed in the bar till the moment when the proprietor . who is also the chef visits your table towards the end of the meal it...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank chris w
David G, Owner at La Fleur de Lys, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Chris W Many Thanks for taking the time to write a review of your recent dinner with us, Mary & I appreciate guests feed back & thank you for letting others know of your experience with us, We are pleased to hear how much...More

Reviewed 30 September 2018 via mobile

Very old fashioned setting & service, like stepping back in time. Saxophonist playing in the background. Extensive menu & good wine list.More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank U6542YLjoc
David G, Owner at La Fleur de Lys, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Jo C Many Thanks for taking the time to write a review of your recent dinner with us, Mary & I appreciate guests feed back & thank you for letting others know of your experience with us, We are pleased to hear you enjoyed...More

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Carolodonnell
12 August 2015|
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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
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$43
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, 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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:30 - 22:00
Thursday
12:30 - 22:00
Friday
12:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bleke Street, Shaftesbury SP7 8AW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Shaftesbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1747 853717
  • E-mail
Description
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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