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Le plat a oreilles

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8 rue des faussets, 33000 Bordeaux, France
0556512409
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Local cuisine
Reservations
Late Night

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  • 150
    Excellent
  • 75
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
cozy/comfortable

Le Plat a' Oreilles is a small cozy intimate restaurant near Place du Parlement. The atmosphere is very relaxing. There was not excessive noise which made our dining most enjoyable. Our server was very efficient tending to us when needed but not hovering. The food and wine were excellent and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 23, 2014
monami33
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Roswell, Georgia
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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Roswell, Georgia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Le Plat a' Oreilles is a small cozy intimate restaurant near Place du Parlement. The atmosphere is very relaxing. There was not excessive noise which made our dining most enjoyable. Our server was very efficient tending to us when needed but not hovering. The food and wine were excellent and reasonably priced. This is a very comfortable restaurant to enjoy... More 

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Redhill, United Kingdom
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78 reviews 78 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

I was the only English speaker in this small restaurant. The smell was encouraging and smelt of home cooking. The vegetables and other ingredients all tasted fresh. I found the portions generous and the choice of wines good. Service was from one lady who was helpful with my Gluten Free needs. The venue is small and homely - you felt... More 

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Maidenhead, Berkshire
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

On a weekend break and wish we had found this restaurant earlier as we had some dubious meals before! 3 of us had the Normandy pork and 1 had the Beef and we all agreed it was all fabulous. The flavours of the food were amazing and the meat very tender and so tasty. The lady who served us was... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

A nice small place with seating for approximately 20 inside. We were able to get a reservation about 1 hour before dinner. The service was good but not overly friendly. There was one lady who I think was the wife of the chef. She had to turn away several parties during the evening as they were full and they have... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Rustic food in a great setting. The service was very friendly and despite my attempt to speak French was a total failure, their English was good enough for us to work it out! The value for this food was good and in an area that at times can feel a little like it is pandering to what tourists expect of... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 via mobile

It's a typical french restaurant with nice local cuisine, a very kind attendant and fabulous "joue de boeuf". Everything is fresh and herbs are cultivated by themselves. Even the chocolate and sweets that come with the coffee are homemade. And we had an outstanding dessert. A small and cozy restaurant with simple decor and amazing cuisine. We will come back!

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London, United Kingdom
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Had a really nice meal here. It's a tiny restaurant but the food was good and the service pleasant. It's a bit different and more hearty fare than most of the other places we tried in Bordeaux, but definitely tasty and well priced.

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Aldershot
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76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Packed in on restaurant row is a small restaurant with only about 5 tables outside. What really stands out is that they are not selling the same food as everyone else. We noticed that the diners the night before had little pans and decided to give it a try. The starters are interesting rather than salads and foie gras -... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

Locals recommend that we head here and we are so glad we did. Fantastic stews, nice wine, friendly staff and well priced. We went twice we were so impressed

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Thame, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

It's slightly off-putting to arrive somewhere for dinner and be the only people on the place after 8pm on a Saturday night. However, within a short while we were joined by a couple of other tables of people, and all was well! The food here is good, hearty Bordelaise stews and the like - very tasty and superbly cooked, with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8 rue des faussets, 33000 Bordeaux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Bordeaux
  • Phone Number: 0556512409

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 39
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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