We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Le Central

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
4 rue d'Autremont, 79510 Coulon, France
+ 33 (0) 5 49 35 90 20
Website
Improve this listing
Today
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:45 pm - 9:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Tue - Sat 7:45 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 168 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 90
    Excellent
  • 62
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great restaurant

I visited 'Le Central' with my family and the family of my fiancee. We were surprised at just how good the food and service was, even more so at the excellent price. We took the 'menu découverte'. I took the white bean foie gras gazpacho entree, the pintade main and the angelique financier... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 19, 2015
J W
,
Brisbane, Australia
Add Photo Write a Review

168 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
Brisbane, Australia
Level Contributor
8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

I visited 'Le Central' with my family and the family of my fiancee. We were surprised at just how good the food and service was, even more so at the excellent price. We took the 'menu découverte'. I took the white bean foie gras gazpacho entree, the pintade main and the angelique financier dessert. All were excellent and the hors... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Farnham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Was expecting great things after seeing the reviews. Lovely restaurant setting and interior. Had to wait nearly an hour before we received our first dish. Descriptions of the food on the menu and description by staff did not match what we thought we were getting. Our party are French fluent. The use of a lot of coloring in most of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Terneuzen
Level Contributor
44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

We had are dinner here during our stay in Coulon. It is a restaurant of high quality. Staff is very professional and the food excellent.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Newton Burgoland, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015 via mobile

An excellent restaurant recommended to us by our French hosts. Behind an unremarkable facade is a wonderful restaurant serving imaginative dishes. Attentive and friendly service, great value for money and exceptional food - a restaurant I will be glad to return to.

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 via mobile

Inventive, delicious, gastronomically serious while still being a good local restaurant. We stayed here as a family (with 9 and 11 year old) and family friendly. A delightful haven mid cycling tour offering civilised food in a lovely space with friendly service. Best restaurant in the Marais I think (and to be fair priced accordingly).

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Oxford, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We (2 adults and a 16 year old boy) visited this restaurant when on holiday last summer and enjoyed it so much we were eager to go back. It did not disappoint. The atmosphere, quality of the food and service were excellent. My dessert, which was 3 separate dishes made of apricots, was one of the best desserts I have... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Frome, England, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
53 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

We were staying at the Venise Verte campsite near coulon (excellent), and cycled the 2 Kms into the very pretty village of coulon for lunch. Parked our bikes right outside the hotel and the menu looked appealing. 2 courses for €16.40, 3 for €20. We sat in a pretty covered courtyard and had 3 courses. Presentation and care taken were... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Kent UK
Level Contributor
31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We were celebrating my birthday and wanted to find a special restaurant, and we found this in Le Central in Coulon, part of a 3 star hotel in the very pretty town, which in itself is well worth a visit. The food was excellent and nicely presented, prices very reasonable and we enjoyed it so much we managed to fit... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cotswolds, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We visited to this superb restaurant in Coulon on a Friday evening during June. It is in the heart of the village with adequate parking close by and disabled parking right outside the hotel. It has a nice atmosphere, the tables are well spaced, allowing for quiet conversation.We were a party of 4 adults and a 7 year old.The service... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Turnhout, Belgium
Level Contributor
12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We visited Hotel restaurant Le Central by visiting Coulon, France. We didn't know what to expect, so it became an excellent surprise. We took the 'local menu', it was good, our eyes and our taste were enjoying.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Le Central also viewed

 
Coulon, Deux-Sevres
Coulon, Deux-Sevres
 

Been to Le Central? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4 rue d'Autremont, 79510 Coulon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Poitou-Charentes  >  Deux-Sevres  >  Coulon
  • Phone Number: + 33 (0) 5 49 35 90 20

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:45 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:45 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:45 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:45 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:45 pm - 9:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Le Central staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?