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Les Petits Gobelins

18 rue de la Primatiale, 54000, Nancy, France
+33 3 83 35 49 03
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good31%
  • Average21%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible4%
9 Sep 2017
“Worst experience in France, mediocre to poor cooking, slow service by a staff of trainees,rude owner-chef”
17 Jul 2017
“Quality at a price”
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
18 rue de la Primatiale, 54000, Nancy, France
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Reviewed 9 September 2017

Small gremlins is literally that. This place is the second worst restaurant I have had the displeasure to eat in anywhere in France. The ceviche was tasteless, the chopped up fruit on every seafood dish was unimaginative and boring and the bouillabaisse over salted and...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank HerveVDS
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Yes, this is not a cheap eat. But the foie gras poêlé and the filet Wellington were both superb, also setting high standards! Service was correct, almost over-correct (had to fight for a break before the cheese). We skipped the dessert and went with cheese,...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank dkbe
Reviewed 4 May 2017

This is fine dining and tucked away near the central markets. Easy to find in a street where you may otherwise venture. Weekdays they only have set menus for dinner which makes it really easy. Fantastic layout and beautifully furnished. Service is terrific and every...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank warnerd
Reviewed 15 April 2017

We ate at this restaurant at lunchtime on a Saturday. The service is friendly and efficient. There is a good selection of menus at different prices and a great wine list. They offer a selection of amuse bouches which make the dining experience very pleasurable....More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank IsabelleD875
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Ingredients used are of good quality, as well as some dishes. All bread is homemade and delicious. However, in general the dishes lack creatity, originality. As main dish of the menu, for which you had to pay 6€extra, I had beef Lorraine. It came with...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank edhimal
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Recommended to this restaurant by the clerk in our hotel, we were expecting a quiet place and were pleasantly surprised by the excellent food. Several levels of prix fixe menus (€28, 40, 50, with a €10 cheese plate option) with many different food choices made...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Holly H
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Well prepared food, excellent service for two Australian travelers who tried to speak French. We each selected different courses & collectively our meals were very well prepared (foie gras, sea bass, beef dish, sorbets, cheese platter. We were able to take our time over dinner,...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank NerdyScientist
Reviewed 11 July 2016

This is a great wee street with bars and restaurants. We chose this one and were very happy with our choice. It was lovely to eat outside and there was a great atmosphere, it was a warm and balmy evening. The food was well presented,...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank AuldReekieTraveller
Reviewed 15 July 2015

We ate there on a Wednesday evening. We took the cheapest menu, €28 for 3 courses, as we didn't want cheese. The sardine millefeuille was voted a hit by Himself, as was my oeuf Russe with crab. We chose the same main, lamb mini-skewers with...More

Date of visit: July 2015
Thank WombleJ
Reviewed 28 May 2015

This small restaurant is the perfect choice for great food combined with a decent wine list and attentive service.

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank HappyTravels62014
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 rue de la Primatiale, 54000, Nancy, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Grand Est  >  Meurthe-et-Moselle  >  Nancy
  • Phone Number: +33 3 83 35 49 03
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