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Les Nympheas

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7-9 rue de la Pie, 76000, Rouen, France
02 35 89 26 69
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12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
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Tue - Sat 7:30 pm - 9:45 pm
Wed - Sun 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
A nice place to discover

Nice restaurant hidden from la place du vieux marché. Overall a good experience. But the chairs are not comfortable. Service is very good and friendly.

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 11, 2015
Niseko-cho, Japan
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137 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is the ultimate high end formal old fashioned French restaurant. The food is well presented and very tasty and the service is formal but genuinely friendly. A real treat if you want to sample the best.

Thank whitby_rob
Niseko-cho, Japan
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Nice restaurant hidden from la place du vieux marché. Overall a good experience. But the chairs are not comfortable. Service is very good and friendly.

Thank Yjmb63
Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

The quality of service and the standard of the food and ingredients is fantastic. A real treat! Thank you.

Thank pat c
Bristol, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

We visited this restaurant with friends on a recent trip to Rouen on a warm summer day. As they were not busy, we were offered a choice of table,- inside or out in the delightful garden. We chose to stay cool in the lovely wood-beamed dining room with its air of calm elegance. The service was polite, friendly and not... More 

1 Thank Richard M
New Orleans, Louisiana
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119 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

Very nice gourmand dining in the old town. Several menus at dinner (website accurate at the time we went; http://www.lesnympheas-rouen.com/gallery.html). Conventional well executed dishes; roast marrow with asparagus starter was exceptional, stuffed lamb saddle a tad overdone, definitive cheese board, and smartly executed desserts. Service utterly professional, but not in the least condescending. Bordeaux/Bungundy-centric wine list, reasonably priced. Maitre'd guided... More 

Thank Greenway1951
Kent, England
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82 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

First of all let me make clear that this review is not about the food at this restaurant as we never actually got to eat any! Our hotel booked a table for us for 7.30. We arrived a little early at 7.20 and was greeted with some confusion as the waitress did not know what table to put us on... More 

Thank Ian P
Sydney, Australia
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Formal French dining in a beautiful room on Place Vieux Marche. Delicately done twist on old French favourites. Maybe a little overpriced. Full of French people on a Saturday evening.

Thank Travel3717
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015 via mobile

We have both taken the menu gastronomique and we were very satisfied with what we got: great taste, beautiful presentation of the food. Service was slightly slow but it turned out to be better as we had enough time to digest in between every course and didn't feel too stuffed.

Thank Leslie L
London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014 via mobile

This is a beautiful restaurant with great food, attentive staff and a lovely feel to the place. The poached pear dessert with chocolate is a must. We had a leisurely dinner as a family and would definitely recommend it.

Thank sopnat2014
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014 via mobile

They have a really young talented chef, the food is really good and hot , the service is professional and the decoration is classy. I recommend to eat their signature lobster with the wine sauce.

1 Thank Batu Boris B

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7-9 rue de la Pie, 76000, Rouen, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Haute-Normandie  >  Seine-Maritime  >  Rouen
  • Phone Number: 02 35 89 26 69

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
7:30 pm - 9:45 pm
7:30 pm - 9:45 pm
12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
7:30 pm - 9:45 pm
12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
7:30 pm - 9:45 pm
12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
7:30 pm - 9:45 pm
12:30 pm - 1:45 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?