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La Courtine

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6 rue de la Croix, 22100, Dinan, France
+33 2 96 39 74 41
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Gosport, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After eating at Le Cantorbery earlier in the week, we thought that we had already had the best the Dinan has to offer. We were wrong. La Courtine is as good. You cant compare the 2 as they are different. Cantorbery is very traditional, almost old fashioned. mature staff, lots of attention to detail etc. La Courtine is traditional French... More 

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Delightful little restaurant. Food was absolutely cooked to perfection. The flavours were delicious, the pear and caramel for dessert was outstanding. Probably one of the best meals I've had. Highly recommended. A*

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Bristol
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Visited La Courtine on the evening of Thursday October 13th. Didn't book but we were lucky and it was quiet - quickly filled up though. Very welcoming, lovely food, great ambience (partly due to its coziness), and sensibly priced. Wish we'd found it earlier in the week. Can't fault it.

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Wow. It is not often that I am blown away by a restaurant, but we have just had one of the best meals we have ever had in France. I had read the reviews beforehand and was keen to visit this little treasure and am delighted that we did. If I could award this restaurant more than a 5 then... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

These two brothers stride for perfection and they succeed. We always try and eat here on our frequent visit and Book from UK as it is always full most lunch times and dinner. All the dishes from starter to main courses fish and meat and dentelle desert is a must all four of us had this superb. I hope one... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

We has lunch here today after reading good reviews on Trip Advisor. The food and service were excellent and very well priced for the quality. Eu 26 for 3 very good courses. Wine by bottle or pitcher also fairly priced. It was so nice to dine somewhere that tried harder than the many tourist focused restaurants we have eaten in... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

You would never know it given the fact that this restaurant is off a street that is off the main tourist square at the opening of Dinan, but this is a high-quality and reasonably (affordable) restaurant. The fish melted in my mouth and the quiche started was the best I've had (Quiche Lorraine with real bacon strips). The service was... More 

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Orleton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

This is a little gem,filled with French locals so a good recommendation in itself. Food was excellent with delicious amuse Bouche and service good,despite being busy and only 1 person front of house. So much better than the tourist restsurants that abound.

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

My wife and I took the 26€ "menu" for starters, main and dessert each. 1. Terrine de boeuf / tartine de chevre starters - cheese starter particularly delicious with a cabbage/mushroom style side dish prepared to perfection. 2. Porc araignee / fish brochettes mains - again delicious and especially the fish chunks as well as grilled veg. Both served with... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

In July 2015 I reviewed this Resturant and praised it highly, so there was a mix of anticipation and trepidation on my return as I visited Britanny this year. Could it maintain the standards of food and service that had led me to praise it so highly? The answer, No, it EXCEEDED them. Don't visit Dinan without eating here, it... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 rue de la Croix, 22100, Dinan, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Cotes-d'Armor  >  Dinan
  • Phone Number: +33 2 96 39 74 41

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?