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Le Bistrot de l'Ancien-Courrier - CLOSED

3 rue de l Ancien Courrier, 34000, Montpellier, France
+33 (0) 04 67 60 98 46
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“courier” (4 reviews)
“courtyard” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
3 rue de l Ancien Courrier, 34000, Montpellier, France
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1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 1 March 2017

a very, calm & charming place to dinner inside the old city. The served real good food. French sytle nevertheless very good. It has a "cellar" room in the basement a very close-up space.

1  Thank andre s
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We came in to the restaurant as it looked quite atmospheric from the menu board outside on the rue de l'ancien courrier. It was December, around 9.00 and it was empty. The waitress said they were still open so we came in and sat down,...More

Thank Trevor M
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I had a Saturday lunch here. There is a very interesting courtyard here which I ate in. Inside there were lots of tables in separate rooms. Great ambience and service. One bonus was that they sold wine 'a ficelle' i.e. they brought and opened the...More

Thank Mike H
Reviewed 1 October 2016

The staff at our hotel recommended Le Bistrot de l'Ancien-Courrier for our larger group. Very nice recommendation. Right in the middle of Montpellier, nice room for a group, good food, good service, good value. We had our own room which felt like part of a...More

1  Thank Bpkengor
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Well hidden from the tourist crowds on the main plazas (but still just minutes from the center of town) this classic French restaurant in an old bathhouse, arcaded ceilings with big chandelier, has a lovely menu, very reasonable prices, and is a memorable evening out....More

1  Thank snhandel
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

This was the best meal we had in Montpellier and certainly not the most expensive. I had veal kidneys in mustard sauce which were just perfect. (Despite the waitress warning me 'you do know these are ... Kidneys?' ) My husband's fish was beautifully cooked...More

1  Thank Chris S
Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Everything about this restaurant was absolutely first class. The building itself is amazing and the food is even better! The staff were very friendly and very understanding while we tried to speak the little French that we are capable of. It's situated on the oldest...More

1  Thank samghilton
Reviewed 11 May 2016

Liked it so much I went twice. No fancy dining but good value wholesome French cuisine. Baked Camembert was superb as was the baked Lamb. Could not manage a third course. Very reasonable demi carafe of house red. Nice friendly service and a good number...More

Thank mikeamartin
Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Found this little gem just wandering the streets during the day and decided to go back for dinner. The beautiful traditional old stone vaults made for a unique experience. The wait staff were very helpful with the English translation. The quality of food for the...More

Thank Tash0389
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Recommended by the hotel it took a while to find in the old town. But what a find . A 'real' family run restaurant that had good varied menu using fresh ingredients. Excellent service and atmosphere. The local wine was spot on. Would go again...More

Thank StevenG2
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 rue de l Ancien Courrier, 34000, Montpellier, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Herault  >  Montpellier
  • Phone Number: +33 (0) 04 67 60 98 46
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