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1 rue Aristide Briant, 29000 Quimper, France
02 98 90 14 14
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Ranked #58 of 186 Restaurants in Quimper
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $29 - $36
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Guildford, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

We visited this restaurant in Feb14 on a week night as it was recommended to us. It's not cheap but the food was very good as was the wine and coffee. There was just one guy serving so thankfully it wasn't busy, but the service was reasonable. The menu had a fair choice of meat and fish but the wine... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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84 reviews 84 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013 via mobile

Brilliant orange interior walls and rustic furniture shouldnt distract you from the excellent cuisine here. All courses were well presented especially the appetisers. The vin du moment (house wine) was very good. Cassoulet St. Jacques, large juicy scallops in sauce. Wine list short but interesting. Good service in a pleasant ambience.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

Chez Erwan is a short walk from the cathedral, but well worth the extra couple of minutes to get to! They serve local Breton cuisine, excellently done. Starters are typically in the €5-€10 range, mains €15-€20, and a glass of wine is sub €4. They have a changing selection of house wines, check the mirror by the fireplace for the... More 

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Preston, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013 via mobile

Perfect , the hosts are excellent. Food is well cooked and represents the area. I have no complaints at all . Currently I dine there two or three times a week.i would recommend this restaurant to travellers as a fail safe venue , book or arrive before 1945 though or you may be disappointed .

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Dublin, Ireland
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2011

The food here is typically Breton. The ingredients are all local and fresh. The owner was very helpful with suggestions and made our evening very enjoyable.

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
105 reviews 105 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2011

On a tour of Brittany, we were recommended to Erwan by the receptionist at the nearby Best Western hotel when we asked for a "Breton restaurant" for dinner. We walked past on a Wednesday lunchtime to see it was packed with local business people who were probably enjoying the carte du jour. Curiously, on returning in the evening, we were... More 

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France
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2011

To take care of a business person from Italy who has been with us for a week or so, I telephoned last Friday for a reservation for three people for Saturday. The person who took the call told me simply that the restaurant is closed on a Saturday. End of conversation. Then we tried to go last night (mid week... More 

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Versailles, France
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111 reviews 111 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2009

Fun atmosphere and decoration, excellent traditional Breton food with a modern twist. My favourite mid-price restaurant in Quimper.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2008

So perfect !!!

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Additional Information about Chez Erwan

Address: 1 rue Aristide Briant, 29000 Quimper, France
Phone Number: 02 98 90 14 14
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Finistere  >  Quimper
Average Prices: USD 29 - 36

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