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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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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
3 Apr 2017
“Uninspiring set menu”
1 Jan 2017
“Just a disappointment.”
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12:00 - 23:00All hours
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17 rue des Freres Bouillon | ZAC des Rodettes, 34120, Pezenas, France
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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We were staying at the B&B hotel next door and thought we would try the set menu of €16 per person. Choice of help-yourself salad bar to start then fish or steak for main and a couple of choices for desert. The salad bar was...More

Thank CalAndy1
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Salad bar is gross. Not a warm environment at all. Like a school lunch room Very nice owner but thats not what I go there for.

Thank Cary M
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...More

Thank David M
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...More

Thank lmj52
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...More

1  Thank Steve M
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...More

3  Thank Tilly00
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
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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