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) #106 of 508 Restaurants in Clermont-Ferrand €€ - €€€ French
6 Rue Sainte Claire, 63000, Clermont-Ferrand, France
+33 4 73 36 17 45
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
18 Apr 2016
“OK but nothing special”
25 Jun 2015
“Poor value”
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6 Rue Sainte Claire, 63000, Clermont-Ferrand, France
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Reviewed 19 April 2016 via mobile

Comfortable ambience. The beef marrow shanks were exceptional in their size and well prepared. Pied de cochon was standard with it's white beans. The truffade was served with a cured ham and saucisson but kind of bland....perhaps Cantal cheese? Thankful for being open on Monday...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 25 June 2015

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel so we were expecting much more. Ambience was good, staff were pleasant and helpful. However our main meals were average to poor. The poor meal being grossly overpriced, at 30 euro for a small bit of tough beef...More

Thank sydneygordon
Reviewed 3 September 2013

The restaurant proposes typical auvergne food. We tested the "aligot" and the "truffade" and, becouse we are cheese lovers, we appreciated them a lot. The way of presentation of the aligot is also very particular and is made by the owner of the restaurant, Bruno,...More

Thank Franz322
Reviewed 3 October 2012

Small and sophisticated restaurant tucked away in a quiet pedestrian precinct in Clermont-Ferrand. Regional specialities were the stars of the menu. Staff very attentive and courteous. Patron very welcoming - a table was found very quickly (by putting two small tables together) for us when...More

Thank Keith S
Reviewed 31 January 2012

If you want to experience local cuisine ,this is an experience beware vague interpretations.Some delicious starters and rather ordinary stews ,avoid the Tripe unless you are a fan. Quite expensive and a moody Maitre de who spilt our bottle of wine and replaced a glass(maybe...More

Thank keirhardy
Reviewed 18 May 2011

We went on a Wednesday - not a good night - so numbers and atmosphere missing. The welcome was warm and the patron solicitous and helpful - taking us through the regional dishes on offer. Service was smooth and the food and wine excellent in...More

Thank jclimbo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$33 - US$53
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
19:15 - 21:30
19:15 - 21:30
12:15 - 13:30
19:15 - 21:30
19:15 - 21:30
12:15 - 13:30
12:15 - 13:30
19:15 - 23:00
12:15 - 13:30
19:15 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Rue Sainte Claire, 63000, Clermont-Ferrand, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Puy-de-Dome  >  Clermont-Ferrand
  • Phone Number: +33 4 73 36 17 45
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Restaurant specializing in Auvergne in the city, the tradition of the day: homemade local dishes, attentive service and warm welcome.
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