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20 Rue du Petit Saint Jean, 34000 Montpellier, France
04 67 86 74 95
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Ranked #68 of 885 Restaurants in Montpellier
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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berkhamsted
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72 reviews 72 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We ate here twice in a long weekend - the cafe is in a back street - with two or three others - mostly eating outside - the menu is quite short with a 'special;' that changes every day. The place seems popular - and for good reason - the food was good - there was no fuss - just... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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52 reviews 52 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

The "old city" has a host of small eateries; they are generally improved by the fact that the area is car-free so noise levels are very low and air quality very high! La Cocotte is in the southern part of the city, close to beautiful St Roch church and within ten minutes walk of Gare St Roch where the TGV... More 

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Antibes, France
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

really good and tasty place: couldn't resist to eat too much once more! everything from the starters to the desserts delicious and looks mouthwatering)))) goes quick with a jar of a nice wine. located on the busy street, don't miss!

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Canberra, Australia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

The service was very friendly, and food fantastic. It was a busy Friday night and we were very well looked after. Highly recommended, especially the canard!!

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

We are staying here for a few weeks and have gone plenty of restaurants for lunch and dinner. we stopped for lunch here after it was recommended by a colleague and we are so glad that we did. The terrace was full so we sat inside and it was perfectly quirky, clean, and relaxing. We glanced at the menu but... More 

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Umberleigh, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

Interesting, inspired food, excellent service, good atmosphere. It's an intimate little place providing a thoroughly satisfying dining expereience

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

Everything was just right, the food, the decor, the staff, the atmosphere and even the dog! We booked a table for 7.30 and were the first ones in there but it soon filled up. Every course was faultless. We had ravioli salad and savoury tiramisu, beef fillet with dauphinoise potatoes and gambas with tomato tart, and for desert, the salted... More 

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Utrecht
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

We always enjoy France and love to go out for dinner. This was really an extremely positive experience. We took a 3 course meal and we loved all the courses. Great tasting and also well presented food (not always the case in France). One of the best meals for I've ever had. A+++ A must try! Only downside: the small... More 

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Milano
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

Homely little restaurant looking for an almost achieved balance between feeling at home and unexpected dining. A two or three couses menu is offered with a resonably wide choice: I ate a salmon starter, a wonderful duck breast with goat cheese and a stunning white chocolate and raspberry dessert! Few places, so think of booking in advance! Pros: inventive interpretation... More 

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Wainuiomata, Wellington, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013

Our only night in Montpellier was made even better by this awesome little restaurant, we managed to get the last table outside and was greeted by 2 lovely waitresses who did their best to speak english which was greatly appreciated, the meals were amazing and well worth the price, we would definitely return here if we were to return to... More 

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Address: 20 Rue du Petit Saint Jean, 34000 Montpellier, France
Phone Number: 04 67 86 74 95
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Languedoc-Roussillon  >  Herault  >  Montpellier
Cuisine: French

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