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All 880 Montpellier Restaurants

Le Petit Jardin

20, Rue Jean-Jacques Rousseau, 34000 Montpellier, France (Préfecture)
+33 4 67 60 78 78
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Ranked #136 of 880 Restaurants in Montpellier
Price range: $22 - $60
Cuisines: French, Vegetarian, Gastropub
Neighborhood: Préfecture
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Good for: Doing business, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Description: The restaurant »Le Petit Jardin » has been an institute of Montpellier for some years. Situated in the heart of the old walls of the city, on a narrow street, to the passer by it may seem like just another building, to enter inside you will discover one of Montpellier best hidden secret garden.We propose a cuisine simple yet refined, our chef works within the seasons. With Provence on our doorstep we are spoilt for choice of product, not to mention wine.In our “Bar à Vins”you will find a sélection of dishes wich are inspired from our Chef’s travels.We hope you enjoy!
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London, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Last week on saturday lunch I visited this restaurant with my family and we enjoyed the meal alot. I took the menu 36 including the magret de canard and was perfectly cooked. the waiters were so friendly as well and not like the traditional arrogant french waiter that I met few days ago in a renowned restaurant in Paris. Highly... More 

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Antwerp, Belgium
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Sorry to say but dinner wIth 3 courses menu 'le petit jardin' having Bouillabaisse (30+ euro) as main course was very poor. Quality of fish was below standards, to be avoided...

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We had a very enjoyable meal here, artichokes and chorizo for starter, and for main the best pork dish I've had in a long time. The wine list was full of locally sourced wines, and the red we had was superb. The service was also excellent, and the waiters happily switched to speaking English once we'd exhausted our own French... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

If you are looking for a meal that is a little more special please make sure you visit Le Petit Jardin. Beautiful food, decor and excellent service. Please go and judge for yourself!

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Johnstown, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

For my last night in Montpellier my daughter's fiancée suggested this restaurant. We opted for the 35 euro menu which turned out to be great. The wine list was extensive but heavily weighted towards local vineyards of which my knowledge was extremely limited-Alexis directed me to a region and I selected a medium priced (55 Euro) wine. When the waiter... More 

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Montpellier, France
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We went exactly a week ago and it has honestly been my favorite meal, after 5 years living in France. They have two "menus" - one for around 35€ and one for around 45€. You cannot go wrong with either. My guests and I all agreed that it was an amazing meal...and we are all a little critical to say... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Food is average. Environment is pleasant at lovely garden. A bit difficult to find at a narrow street.

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ireland
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31 reviews 31 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

This is an excellent restaurant with a very unique outdoor garden with a great atmosphere. All the staff not only come across as pleasant but seem to genuinely love their work. The food from starters through to desserts is A1. The wine list is suitable for all pockets from 24 euro to whatever you would like to pay. There is... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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38 reviews 38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Having the good fortune of looking down on the outdoor terrace of this restaurant from my hotel room next door, my interest was piqued by the many diners who, night after night, seemed to be having a wonderful time. Finally, I went myself for Sunday lunch and had the three course meal. Each course had about four options. Before they... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We came here on a Sunday as the majority of restaurants were closed on Sunday. Service and setting was fantastic. We thought the restaurant lacked a liitle atmosphere as it wasn't very busy. The food was good but not outstanding. We had to have the 3 course menu as it was Sunday and the 2 course menu wasn't available on... More 

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Additional Information about Le Petit Jardin

Address: 20, Rue Jean-Jacques Rousseau, 34000 Montpellier, France
Phone Number: +33 4 67 60 78 78
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Languedoc-Roussillon  >  Herault  >  Montpellier>  > Préfecture
Average Prices: USD 22 - 60
Cuisine: French, Vegetarian, Gastropub

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