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Le petit bouche

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16 rue Docteur Mazet, 38000, Grenoble, France
+33 4 76 43 10 39
12:00 - 13:30
18:30 - 22:00
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18:30 - 22:00
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Charlestown, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent service from a very busy waiter. The food was delicious like home cooking and good value. Great decor, lots of bric-á-brac

Thank joanneldawson
Perth, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2015

We found the atmosphere relaxed and pleasant . We enjoyed good local dishes with value for money. We certainly didn't find the waiter rude and enjoyed watching meals being cooked.

Thank jdoliver2015
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

I can say that I've been going here for years and never been disappointed. Simple food done really well!

Thank John P
Lund, Sweden
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25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2015

My colleague and I arrived to this tiny, cosy restaurant by mere chance. We were recommended to go to La Petit Idée but it was closed until April, so we asked for advice in the food shop next door and were pointed towards Rue Docteur Mazet. We were lucky enought to get there rather early (around seven) and the place... More 

Thank Fadista73
London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 January 2015

Whilst living in Grenoble, La Petite Bouche quickly became a firm favourite. I very much liked the fact it's just two men working in the restaurant and that you can see your meal being prepared before your eyes. The owner/ main waiter can sometimes be a little brusque, but I can imagine it must be difficult running such a popular... More 

Thank jmk2792
Cape Town
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48 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 April 2014

So good, I went there twice. Chilled atmosphere, great food and entertaining/ friendly owner and waiter. They had an extra charm to them, and a bit of the french humor. Had patience with my english, and my french speaking girlfriend filled in the gaps. Worth a visit!

Thank nomad_from_the_north
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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219 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2014

We were taken here by our French friends. Lots of atmosphere. It is run by an ex waiter who takes enormous pride in his cooking which he does in front of you. Served by a very busy waitress. It was lovely. The menu du jour is great. The 3 puddings pudding was enormous and we shared.

Thank Glynis98
Bucharest, Romania
1 review
Reviewed 7 March 2013

Our first mistake was to come 5 instead of 4 – this was a big problem for the waiter / owner, which started to discuss with the cook about this unacceptable situation. Then, we have ordered just before the closing of the cooking service, the atmosphere become very heavy and we have sensed that we were not welcomed. We have... More 

Thank Tincuta N
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2012

After a long day we went to this restaurant based on the reviews on this site. The place was not fully booked and we were almost sitting on the chair, however when we asked for the English menu or a translation of some words from french to english the owner/manager just shouted to us " When I have time" following... More 

7 Thank Malta_Ke
Victoria, Canada
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31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2012 via mobile

Loved it! Everything was perfect. Careful the kitchen closes fairly early and reservations are a must here it fills up quickly!!!

1 Thank Kristina G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$23
French, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 13:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 13:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 13:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 13:30
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 rue Docteur Mazet, 38000, Grenoble, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Isere  >  Grenoble>  > Hyper-Centre
  • Neighbourhood: Hyper-Centre
  • Phone Number: +33 4 76 43 10 39

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