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Restaurant Le Poitevin

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76 rue Carnot, 86000, Poitiers, France
+33 5 49 88 35 04
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12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
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Tue - Sun 12:00 - 14:00
Tue - Sat 19:00 - 22:00
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Vendee, France
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Home cooked food - excellent quality - beautifully presented and so tasty! Look forward to coming back to Poitiers again in order to eat well again.... Professional efficient service - so helpful accommodating my particular dietary requirements. Very good value - tables spaced well to allow peaceful dining with several smaller sections giving privacy. Menu changes every day allowing repeat... More 

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Thank 5thehedgerow
Poitiers, France
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48 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 December 2016

If you want a classic French meal in Poitiers this is one of the best options. The ambience is calm, the service is excellent and the food is memorable. You will leave relaxed with a full stomach feeling at peace with the world!

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Thank Alan W
Melbourne, Australia
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308 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2016 via mobile

Great little restaurant. We tried the foie gras and it was delicious. We followed this with beef steak. It was amazingly tender and nicely presented. Desert was a chocolate fondant. Equally delicious. They have a good wine list.

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Thank Linda S
Helsinki, Finland
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32 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016

We, a bigger group, visited on a Thursday night. The place was half empty. The food was excellent. The price quality ratio was also good - especially if you choose a set menu. However, we found the staff a bit impersonal and too formal - also "throwing" the forks and knifes to you.

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Thank kgrona
wexford, ireland
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78 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

A family outing. Ordered the fixed price menu 29 Euro with cheapest Sauvignon blanc available. Total 7 courses including amuse bouche etc. really great meal and great value for what we got.

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Thank dreamont
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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55 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Staff is very kind. I ate here at multiple occassions over the past years. The first two occassions (2012 and 2013) were stunning: what a great dishes, amazing combinations. It was just thrilling. The last visit (Summer 2014) was a disappointment: again special combinations, but the various flavors did not seem to match. It was confusing. One more try later... More 

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Thank roelof_mol
Peniche
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2015 via mobile

We chose an excellent regional menu for €29. Wine list reasonably priced. Good service Not too busy on a Thursday evening Would recommend

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1 Thank Patrick T
Bordeaux, France
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417 reviews
184 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2014

Really very good authentic French menu. Very nice and extensive wine list. Warm and cozy place for us on a rainy night, close to the Grand Hotel. Staff was excellent

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1 Thank mitch w
Ghent, Belgium
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191 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2014

This restaurant located near the main square is well known for its traditional local cuisine. We took the menu (Gourmand (32€). Each course was a delight. The service is also excellent. The restaurant is also quite so we really spent a great time.

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Thank Patrice_VDD
Paris, France
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 June 2014

Truly authentic and pleasant food, we tried some different restaurant during our week in Poitiers and it's the one you should try if you juste have to try one. The restaurant is composed of a serie of little calm and cozy rooms, in the city center between the Blossac parc and the town hall.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$35 - US$52
Cuisine
French
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 rue Carnot, 86000, Poitiers, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Vienne  >  Poitiers
  • Phone Number: +33 5 49 88 35 04

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