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Restaurant Le Saint-James Relais & Chateaux

3 Place Camille Hostein, 33270 Bouliac, France
+33 5 57 97 06 00
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Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (6 reviews)
“tasting menu” (4 reviews)
“scallops” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€€€
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LOCATION
3 Place Camille Hostein, 33270 Bouliac, France
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We really loved this restaurant. We had the Friday lunch menu. Seasonal produce, beautifully presented, really nice mix of modern and classical cooking styles. Service was exceptional, everyone speaks excellent English as well, big thank you to all the staff.

Thank Edster500
ATorkington, Directeur général at Restaurant Le Saint-James Relais & Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2017

Dear Edster500, Many thanks for this lovely report that we will share with the team. We hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back soon. Kindest regards, Anthony Torkington General Manager

Reviewed 24 July 2017

One of the best meals we've ever had was in this renowned delightfully situated restaurant. Both the exquisite cuisine and attentive service were second to none and although eating a la carte would have dented the bank balance, the set menu (know as the Tour...More

Thank cmlnotebook
ATorkington, Directeur général at Restaurant Le Saint-James Relais & Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded 29 July 2017

Dear cmlnotebook, Many thanks for the lovely feedback following your meal with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed the cuisine of Nicolas Magie. Effectively our lunchtime menu at 60 euros is great value for money! We look forward to welcoming you back again, Kindest...More

Reviewed 12 March 2017

A fantastic day having lunch at a place where the food is good and the people are not as friendly as you would expect in this type of restaurant. However the views from the terrace making it all good.More

Thank K B
ATorkington, Directeur général at Restaurant Le Saint-James Relais & Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2017

Dear K B, Many thanks for your comments following your meal with us in August of last year. I am delighted that you enjoyed the terrace and the food. Your remarks on the staff are somewhat surprising as in general they are praised for their...More

Reviewed 31 December 2016

We have been fortunate to have eaten in many fine restaurants around the world and, without question, this was our finest meal ever! My wife and I were greeted by name, congratulated on our anniversary and seated at a table with windows on two sides....More

1  Thank ervall
ATorkington, Directeur général at Restaurant Le Saint-James Relais & Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Dear ervall, Many thanks for this lovely report following your meal with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed Nicolas Magie’s cuisine and the service in our dining room. We have shared your comments with all of the team. We look forward to welcoming you...More

Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

We had this Wonderful experience at the St James hotel and especially restaurant and all this because of the excellent food (thank you chef) and the exceptional PHILIPPE and Firmin who deserve a Big Thank You. Philippe made our stay more than enjoyable and we...More

Thank Paul A
ATorkington, Directeur général at Restaurant Le Saint-James Relais & Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2016

Dear Paul A, Many thanks for this lovely report that we have shared with the team and Philippe and Firmin in particular. We look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Kindest regards, Anthony Torkington General Manager

Reviewed 21 November 2016

Located in the Hotel of the same name designed by Jean Nouvel, this place is a gastronomic destination with a beautiful view over Bordeaux. Our party of 7 had the 5 course Menu Plaisir and it was indeed pure pleasure: of course Amuses bouches to...More

1  Thank Tanmouss
ATorkington, Directeur général at Restaurant Le Saint-James Relais & Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2016

Dear Tanmouss, Many thanks for you lovely feedback that has been shared with the team. We hope to welcome you back to the Saint-James in the near future. Kindest regards Anthony Torkington General Manager

Reviewed 20 October 2016

Great gastronomic adventure. The chef and wait staff present food in an artful manner. Great food, great wine, great service. Nice job.More

Thank bobbylupo
ATorkington, Directeur général at Restaurant Le Saint-James Relais & Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded 31 October 2016

Dear bobbylupo, Many thaks for having taken the time to give your feedback following your recent meal at the Saint-James. We have shared your comments with the team and hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back again soon. Kindest regards, Anthony Torkington General...More

Reviewed 22 August 2016

We went here for a family fete and were able to dine outside under the trees in delightful weather. The staff were of the highest calibre and the courses were superb. The thought that went into the preparation of each individual course was an exercise...More

Thank William C
ATorkington, Directeur général at Restaurant Le Saint-James Relais & Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2016

Dear William C, Many thanks for your glowing report that we have shared with all the team. We are delighted that you enjoyed your meal and hope to have the pleasure of welcoming you back in the future. Kindest regards, Anthony Torkington General Manager

Reviewed 22 August 2016

Very impressive hotel entrance and views and located in a charming village. Restaurant benefits from lovely views but is sterile in its design and there is a lingering stale food smell throughout. Service standards unfortunately far below even 1 Michelin star . Waiting team wandered...More

1  Thank CBB99
ATorkington, Directeur général at Restaurant Le Saint-James Relais & Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded 28 August 2016

Dear CBB99, Many thanks for having taken the time to give your feedback following your meal with us. We are sorry that you did not enjoy the moment spent with us. We have analyzed these comments as they are not in line with what we...More

Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Friday evening dinner was a real disappointment. More like a "canteen" on service standards than a Michelin restaurant. Clownish maitre de/restaurant manager who fancies himself more as a comedian than a professional. All went downhill. No specific waiting staff ownership of table so that all...More

Thank MOEZJ
ATorkington, Directeur général at Restaurant Le Saint-James Relais & Chateaux, responded to this reviewResponded 4 September 2016

Dear MOEZJ, Many thaks for having taken the time to give your feedback following your recent meal at the Saint-James. We have read in detail the comments that you have made following your meal with us. The personal comments that you make towards certain members...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$62 - US$179
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Place Camille Hostein, 33270 Bouliac, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Bouliac
  • Phone Number: +33 5 57 97 06 00
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