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17 rue des Freres Bouillon | ZAC des Rodettes, 34120, Pezenas, France
+33 4 67 21 74 51
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 23:00
Sat 19:00 - 23:30
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Any restaurant on an industrial estate opposite a budget hotel doesn't carry immediate appeal so L'Essential was a pleasant surprise for serving a few non-standard dishes prepared well and delivered relatively quickly. It also has the nicest looking sharp knives I've seen for a while although I didn't get to put them to a proper test as I chose the... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

As our hotel was on an industrial estate we didnt really want to have to drive into town. we had booked 7 rooms and some had flown in and some driven. The receptionais at the hotel suggested the restaurant opposite. We ate outside on a lovely warm evening. we went for the set menu, as the buffet was extensive. Mains... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2015 via mobile

We were driving down France and had chosen to stop at the B&B stopover hotel. Arrived later than anticipated and expected to be in an industrial estate with no restaurant but were pleased to see L'Essential opposite and open 3 courses for 16 E Open buffet for starters 3 choices of main - mixed brochette fish or steak with potatoes... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2012

This restaurant is opposite the Akena Hotel in Pezenas so not in the historic centre. However, don't miss it because it's surely one of the best the town has to offer. The food and wine are very good value for money (lunchtime it's usually packed with locals which is a very good recommendation!) & Philippe's service is friendly and helpful.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
19:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 rue des Freres Bouillon | ZAC des Rodettes, 34120, Pezenas, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Herault  >  Pezenas
  • Phone Number: +33 4 67 21 74 51

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