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Poivre et Sel

9 Rue Chant des Oiseaux, Blois, France
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Ranked #18 of 132 Restaurants in Blois
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: French
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: A charming, familiy orientated restaurant in the centre of Blois, that does good food and a good price.
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English first
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

Nothing to really object to, but a nothing to write home about either. Pleasant enough surroundings.

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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71 reviews 71 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We ate in 4 town centre restaurants in Blois and this was the nicest. We tried one night and it was full but the next night they could offer a table. Lovely menu choice and the food was well cooked and enjoyable with good portions. Efficient service and the place had a buzz.

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New York City, New York
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47 reviews 47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We asked for a restaurant recommendation at our hotel and were very happy we went. Its a nice restaurant in the historic center and the staff was very professional and friendly. We loved our food and spent a pleasant time there.

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2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

The waitress is very helpful and patient ( especially ) if you French is sub-par. The food was excellent. Highly recommended !

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Bonita Springs, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Our hotel made a reservation for us there and the place looked nice enough when we arrived. Service was spotty and the meals not that good. My pork was way dried out and my wife's was just ok.

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Milan, Italy
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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

We had a very nice dinner. The atmosphere is warm and friendly. The furnishing is really nice and comfortable. The cook is good and the presentation is super chammy. No negatives with the exception of the waiter that left us alone for 40 minutes. Overall, the food is worth the price but the service isn't.

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Camberley, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

7 of us had a very nice meal, the hot salads are particularly good. Quality is excellent, price reasonable. Also recommend their special deserts with a coffee! 6€.

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We ate here twice, on successive evenings. We went back the second time because it was very good. Service was pretty good but waiting times did extend quite a bit after 8pm so arriving at opening time would avoid this. Getting the bill took too long but not a major issue. Portions are a good size so we only managed... More 

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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103 reviews 103 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Calling in as a party of eight we were met by a pleasant hostess who was eager to please. An excellent menu choice supported by excellent staff. A leisurely meal that exceeded our expectations. A genial chef who obviously loves his presentation and range of flavours. Steak perfectly cooked; magnificent sausage, superb starters, excellent desserts. Approx :30 euros per head.... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We were a party of 8 who fell upon this place after looking at TripAdvisor reviews. We all had tasty, well presented and good value for money 3 course meals. The staff were extremely friendly and attentive, and the atmosphere was superb. I highly recommend this restaurant for tasty french food. You might have to wait a little while but... More 

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Address: 9 Rue Chant des Oiseaux, Blois, France
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre  >  Loire Valley  >  Blois
Cuisine: French

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