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Le Couvent des Cordeliers

) #4 of 4 Restaurants in Verteuil-sur-Charente €€ - €€€
8 rue du Docteur 2 Despres, 16510 Verteuil-sur-Charente, France
+33 5 45 31 01 19
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good12%
  • Average0%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible0%
9 Feb 2016
“Great for a Special Occasion”
13 Aug 2014
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8 rue du Docteur 2 Despres, 16510 Verteuil-sur-Charente, France
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Reviewed 9 February 2016

Food excellent in the evening, expensive but you pay for the surroundings, great for a special occasion. We also visited for afternoon tea which was lovely. My only negative comment is that, as it's a high class establishment, they should give a choice of loose...More

1  Thank Charente_Gite_BandB
Reviewed 13 August 2014

We enjoyed a wonderful breakfast on the terrace then took a walk to the river, pithy it was too cold to take a dip in the pool, maybe next time.

Thank Georgina B
Reviewed 11 August 2013

Would highly recommend Le Couvent des Cordeliers based upon our only visit (so far!). Went with French friends and they too found it perfect. Service friendly, efficient and helpful but not intrusive. Simple, in terms of choices, but very imaginative and well conceived dishes expertly...More

2  Thank sigoLondon
Reviewed 26 November 2012

Received a warm welcome from mine host. Sat outside on a quiet Sunday in down town Verteuil, somewhere in the Charentes region. We sat outside and chatted with the owner who was very urbane. My mate and I had the spicy pumpkin soup with Ceps...More

Thank Lynjcecil
Reviewed 23 October 2012

Stumbled across this lovely hotel & restaurant this summer. Such a fantastic fairytale place! And the food was just brilliant. So good to find good quality vegetarian choices especially in France. Well done. We'll be back!

2  Thank Rebecca A
Reviewed 2 October 2012

we popped in as a family in august, and were ignored whilst we waited to order , during which time the owners and waiting staff were cordially chatting to the other guests , so we left. we have eaten there before under the previous management,...More

4  Thank localcontact
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  • Address: 8 rue du Docteur 2 Despres, 16510 Verteuil-sur-Charente, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Charente  >  Verteuil-sur-Charente
  • Phone Number: +33 5 45 31 01 19
"Sometimes the anticipation is every bit as exciting as the real thing. That is certainly the feeling you get as you turn towards Le Couvent des Cordeliers".“Le Couvent” is open all year and offers a variety of dining to suit all tastes. The Courtyard Terrace overlooking the Charente River is open daily for Morning Coffee, Drinks, Lunch, Full English Cream Teas and Dinner in the Summer months. Le Couvent Library Lounge is open for Morning Coffee, Drinks, Lunches, Pre-Dinner Drinks and Private Dining. Lunch: For Lunch our Resident Chef offers a 'Seasonal Menu’ using local produce. Afternoon Teas: Full English Cream Teas are served during the afternoons with a selection of Sandwiches, Cakes and Traditional Scones, Jams & Cream. Dinner: Our Resident Chef at Le Couvent offers ‘A La Carte’ Dinning in the Refectory Dining Room.
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