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La Fontaine

) #16 of 53 Restaurants in Autun €€ - €€€ European, French
6 Place du Terreau, 71400, Autun, France
+33 3 85 86 25 57
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good49%
  • Average9%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“desert” (2 reviews)
“sauce” (2 reviews)
“burgundy” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
European, French
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
6 Place du Terreau, 71400, Autun, France
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1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Two evenings in a row we experienced great service, a lovely atmosphere outdoors as well as indoors and tasty, well-prepared french food. This restaurant serves delicious food from Burgundy and the South-West which makes it a great place to enjoy the variety of the french...More

Thank Anonym_info
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The picture they show doesn’t give you any idea how pleasantly small this place is, just across from the famous tympanum of Autun cathedral. I started with the cocktail maison, nicely tart, with cremant (like prosecco, but drier) and cointreau. I had marvelous white asparagus...More

Thank ronald k
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We arrived quite randomly in this restaurant, all the others around the square were complete... here plenty of room... well, there was a reason. Service was just ok, the furnishings cheap without any real concept behind. We had the "fresh fish of the day"... salmon......More

Thank Davidevolley
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Poor service and a long time for the food to arrive not impressed with the price or quality. The setting in the town square was very nice as was the warm summer evening.

1  Thank BIGJONHereford
Reviewed 27 June 2016

A cold and rainy day in May, had a bowl of asparagus soup and wine for lunch , then wandered back at dinner and had a great dinner; wife had salad and veal in a sauce and cream brule and I had liver pate, chicken...More

Thank Don M
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

The food was good and worth the price. In fact the value is very good for the meat and accompaniments we had well as the starters. The desert special was very good as well with fresh strawberries. They even fit us in on a busy...More

Thank ExpatAgainandAgain
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Lots of choices on the 19€ menu. Beautifully cooked and presented. Good staff. Pleasant surroundings

Thank SPG841
Reviewed 23 September 2015

We ate lunch twice at this restaurant. The service was good on both occasions, with the staff striking a good balance between formality and warmth. The food was really excellent the first time, and reasonable on the second occasion - but the price (e12) for...More

Thank Jon_Gregory247
Reviewed 22 September 2015

Monday night is never the best but the owner of Maison Saint Barbe recommended this as a possible. We were one of three tables occupied. The decor was unique with plaster panelling giving the impression of a high class dining room. The menu was very...More

Thank Coppindm
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

We came across this restaurant while wandering around the town. It is located just by the cathedral, a very picturesque setting. The menu looked good and very reasonably priced and so we decided to return for dinner. When we did return at 7.30pm we got...More

Thank KentMaya
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Seating
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Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Place du Terreau, 71400, Autun, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Bourgogne-Franche-Comte  >  Saone-et-Loire  >  Autun
  • Phone Number: +33 3 85 86 25 57
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