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71, Rue de Bethune, 59000 Lille Lille, France
+33 (0)3 20 54 75 51
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Today
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Reservations

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  • 60
    Excellent
  • 74
    Very good
  • 22
    Average
  • 20
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
It Delivered

I went for Monday lunch with low expectations, based on the reviews in French which wrote of mediocre food, and even "deception" and "tourist trap" What I found was a place 75% full on a Monday, with what seemed to be locals I had scampi, veal blanquette and a traditional chocolate mousse... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 23, 2015
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Paris, France
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33 reviews 33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015 NEW

Food is very traditional Northern France Brasserie type. It was very good. Friendly service. Very nice environment. Located in Vieux Lille

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Melbourne
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89 reviews 89 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

I went for Monday lunch with low expectations, based on the reviews in French which wrote of mediocre food, and even "deception" and "tourist trap" What I found was a place 75% full on a Monday, with what seemed to be locals I had scampi, veal blanquette and a traditional chocolate mousse, and a glass of shiraz for 56 euro... More 

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folkestone
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61 reviews 61 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

We chose this for a late lunch. The menu is classic French brasserie fare. They're good at it, as they have been doing it since 1924! This is the sister-ship of Lille's famous fish restaurant, L'Huitriere. The food is not as elevated; it is more hearty and familiar...and the better for that. In the 1920s and 1930s, the dining room... More 

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Driffield, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

I have eaten her many thimes both on business and with my Husband The staff are really friendly and always let me speak in french to them which is a great boost when you are keen to learn the language ( and help me, in a nice way, when i make a mistake!) The food is great - I adore... More 

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

This a very good quality food restaurant, recommended by my hotel. Excellent service, good choice of food and wine. Nice warm friendly atmosphere. Really enjoyed it and would recommend it, but did think some drinks were a bit pricey.

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London, United Kingdom
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157 reviews 157 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

On a cold, rainy night, I was the only one waiting for a table. I was told 10-20 minutes. 45 minutes later, several groups that arrived after me had been seated, and I'd been told 5 minutes, then 2 minutes… 10 minutes later, I left.

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London
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125 reviews 125 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

On my visits to Lille over the years I have always enjoyed a meal at this traditional restaurant. On this occasion, dining in mid-afternoon (it serves food all day) I had fish soup, andouillette with chips, and a fig tart, washed down with a very reasonably priced bottle of Muscadet. All excellent and impeccably served.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

We picked this from the Lonely Planet Guide but would not recommend. The menu was limited and expensive; the food was adequate although there were no vegetables on offer - chips with everything (thin or fat!). The service was fine and the surroundings interesting, although it was not particularly clean. It was quite cold and so we ate inside; unfortunately... More 

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Traditional French dining but the food will make you cry with delight. Superbly presented - in short an excellent "Find" but strangely not mentioned in either the Kirker tour bumf or the Carlton Hotel recommendations - wonder why?

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014 via mobile

One can't call it cheap. We would say rather expensive but everything was perfect ! The meal tasted great and the service was excelent !

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 71, Rue de Bethune, 59000 Lille Lille, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nord-Pas-de-Calais  >  Nord  >  Lille
  • Phone Number: +33 (0)3 20 54 75 51
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:30 pm

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