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Lumiere

€€€€European, British,
Clarence Parade, Cheltenham GL50 3PA, England
+44 1242 222200
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Overview
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (151 reviews)
“smoked eel” (14 reviews)
“pork scratching” (11 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
Clarence Parade, Cheltenham GL50 3PA, England
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Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

Great service and nice surroundings and after reading the reviews we were looking forward to this evening, unfortunately we were a little disappointed, for the cost we felt there was no value and the food a bit muddled with flavours.More

3  Thank Jane D
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. I am very sorry to hear that you were a little disappointed with your meal with us, and more so that you didn't mention it to me at the time, I am always...More

Reviewed 6 December 2015 via mobile

We were looking for a restaurant that was unique, perfect for ending a busy week that provided an escape and would allow us to recharge and refill before the chaos of Christmas shopping in Cheltenham. Lumiere was exactly that. We both opted for the 9...More

Thank John G
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 3 December 2015

We chose Lumiere as a treat whilst we were staying in Cheltenham for a few days and wanted an early Christmas Celebration. We were not disappointed. We chose the tasting menu and enjoyed every mouthful The meal was one of the best food experiences we've...More

1  Thank SK2492010
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 30 November 2015 via mobile

Myself and five friends went recently for the 7 course tasting menu .WE LOVED EVERY MOMENT .i ll be honest Lumiere is more expensive than any of us would normally go for but I believe for a treat it is completely worth it.Two of us...More

Thank GingerGeri
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 26 November 2015

We went here for my birthday - and I was stunned! Lovely, cosy, intimate atmosphere with white table cloths The food was amazing - really tasty and with great attention to detail. Even though this is a fine dining establishment, the staff were really friendly,...More

1  Thank Dan H
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 14 November 2015 via mobile

We visited the lumier in October for an aniversary we were warmly welcomed. Being placed in the centre of town it is refreshingly tranquil! The staff are very friendly, the food was astoundingly perfect and for what you get its cheap! It is truly a...More

Thank Laura C
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 9 November 2015

Really enjoyed our evening at Luminere. Only a small menu but nice selection. Wine selection good too. Soufflé was to die for.

1  Thank Jilllian
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 8 November 2015

Four of us attended as a family birthday lunch and we all like top quality food and appreciate the skills of a good chef. We were not disappointed with this excellent meal. Although nominally a 3 course lunch, by the time we had various extras...More

1  Thank David H
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 7 November 2015

Three old school friends came to Cheltenham for an evening out on 6/11 and I suggested Lumiere for our dinner based on previous experience - none of us left disappointed. We tried a variety various dishes from the dinner menu and each one without fail...More

Thank Richard J
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 7 November 2015

Having been away on business for a week, I booked a night away with my wife in Cheltenham. I search for ages to find a perfect restaurant. And I found it! This restaurant has to be one of the best we have been to, the...More

Thank RandM724
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

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junesilv
29 January 2017|
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Response from LumiereCheltenham1 | Property representative |
You are able to send a request for a reservation from our website & one of our reservations team will then contact you to arrange your booking within 24hours. (Please note that we are closed on Sundays and Mondays.) If your... More
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zahir18
31 October 2016|
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Response from clairel545 | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant is bijou (small but perfectly formed). I would not take my dog even if was permitted. Sufficient space for diners not for dog too.
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zahir18
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$46 - US$106
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Wednesday
19:00 - 00:00
Thursday
19:00 - 00:00
Friday
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
Saturday
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Clarence Parade, Cheltenham GL50 3PA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Cheltenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1242 222200
  • E-mail
Description
Lumière is intimate fine dining restaurant set in the heart of beautiful, Regency Cheltenham. Run by Chef Jon Howe and his wife Helen. Lumière offers a short inspirational menu and friendly, informative service. Jon excels in being able to put a new and interesting twist on traditional dishes, the menus change frequently allowing Jon to make the most of the fresh produce available to him.
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