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Grand Cafe Foy

$$$$
French, Noodle, Gastropub
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1, place Stanislas, 540000 Nancy, France
0383321597
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7:30 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:30 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Coffee & Tea, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 62
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  • 33
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  • 18
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average pastry

I suppose if one had lunch you would be made to feel more welcomed, but coffee drinkers who want a pastry are sort of space takers it seems-relegated to the lousy seats.Service a bit slow, pastries not as good as in Paris ,. But nice view over the Stanislas place

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 1, 2015
Robin F
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SouthAfrica
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Honolulu, Hawaii
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147 reviews 147 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

We arrived at 14:40 for lunch. Since this was right on Stanislas Place, we expected little for a high price. We were wrong! The prices are very reasonable for the quality and quantity of the food. The service by our waiter, Adrien, was attentive, very friendly, always with a smile, yet unobtrusive without rushing us. In fact, his service was... More 

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SouthAfrica
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28 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

I suppose if one had lunch you would be made to feel more welcomed, but coffee drinkers who want a pastry are sort of space takers it seems-relegated to the lousy seats.Service a bit slow, pastries not as good as in Paris ,. But nice view over the Stanislas place

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Nancy, France
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

The restaurant is well located on the Stanislas place (please try to book a table near the windows on the first floor our outside in summer), the view is perfect on that beautiful place. The menu is not very expensive and the dishes are good. A special selection of local wines is proposed with in every step of your lunch... More 

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Rehovot, Israel
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78 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Seems to be a grand establishment just on impressive Place Stanislas. We were after coffee which is served only outdoors at noon time. Still we were able to be offered a table inside. Coffee is nice but the pastry such as Mille Feuille doesn't match up its viennese counterpart, the Kremschnitt. The same is true for Linzer. We found the... More 

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Antwerp, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

This bistro is located on the beautiful Stanislas place. We had a nice lunch on their terrace in the sun, which probably influences my review. Expect a bistro menu card with upper end prices. Very touristic but food was good. Good for lunch.

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London, United Kingdom
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Very good brasserie, with good service and atmosphere. Classic approach on meals like steak and fries and Salad Nicoise. very easy and smooth service.

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Deal, United Kingdom
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128 restaurant reviews
308 helpful votes 308 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We just stopped by for coffee on the terrace and to admire the view. The coffee was rather expensive (nearly 8 euros for two) but the view is exceptional. The service was fast and efficient. We will be back.

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Nancy, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Go there, enjoy the view , the service , the food , the clients. This is la France at his best . The food is Brasserie , always fresh and well prepared. Enjoy

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Paris, France
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135 reviews 135 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

The Café is situated on the stunning Place Stanislas. We were attacted by the "Plat du jour" (lunchtime special) but there was none left at 13.30. I chose instead a prawn and vegetable salad and my husband a chicken fillet with chorizo. My salad was served in a wooden steamer basket which made it difficult to cut the contents. The... More 

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Rotherham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Fabulous setting in the Place Stanislas. Very average quality and service - expensive for what it was - €95 for two.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1, place Stanislas, 540000 Nancy, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Lorraine  >  Meurthe-et-Moselle  >  Nancy
  • Phone Number: 0383321597

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 40 - 158
  • Cuisine: French, Noodle, Gastropub
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 2:00 am
Monday
7:30 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
7:30 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
7:30 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
7:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday
7:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
7:30 am - 2:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?