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12 Rue Trois Sonnettes, 72000 Le Mans, France
0243239156
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Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Busy night!

Looking at the reviews on here, I feel I am committing a crime by placing an average the on this restaurant. We visited after the Drivers parade, everywhere was packed so we were lucky to get a table. We sat out at the back, on a terrace area, welcome relief after the noise with crowds and cars... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2014
Lesley3405
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Isle of Lewis, United Kingdom
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Isle of Lewis, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Looking at the reviews on here, I feel I am committing a crime by placing an average the on this restaurant. We visited after the Drivers parade, everywhere was packed so we were lucky to get a table. We sat out at the back, on a terrace area, welcome relief after the noise with crowds and cars. Every table was... More 

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Madrid
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203 restaurant reviews
242 helpful votes 242 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

We looked around in Le Vieux Mans (the old part of Le Mans) and this restaurant´s menu pleased us most. Neighbouring restaurants have terraces in the streets, but La Fabrique has one at the back, surrounded by (the back of) old weaver houses. The terrace is built on different levels, so it always seems intimate. Large choice of salads, using... More 

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Baarn, The Netherlands
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013 via mobile

We had diner with 10 persons. The restaurant has a very cool terras 'inside' the restaurant. The service was very good. They work very hard to get all the food on time to all the customers. The menu is well balanced and tasts perfect. No complaints at all. The restaurant is worth visiting when you are in Le Mans.

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Almere, The Netherlands
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40 reviews 40 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

great food for a great price. lovely restaurant with great service. Nice terrace in the back were we enjoyed a nice meal. great ambiance.

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Menlo Park, CA
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53 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Unpretentious La Fabrique is hidden away on a small street in Le Mans, with a pleasant garden in the back. Service was warm and friendly, our lunch delicious. Pass up the more prominent places with bigger signs and treat yourself to a relaxing Kir Pétillant before dining.

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100 reviews 100 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
214 helpful votes 214 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013 via mobile

We breezed passed this place during the evening section of the Le Mans 24 Race - we didn't want to eat yet more campsite food. The three course set menu option at €20 did not disappoint. A good choice was available. I particularly enjoyed my chicken main course and the chocolate dessert. The French really know how to cook! Service... More 

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Yorkshire
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104 reviews 104 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

This restaurant was recommended to us and we were not disappointed. The terrace is a great place to eat and the food was very enjoyable, service was excellent. We had a plate to share as a starter (on their suggestion) which was a brilliant idea as it let us try lots of different bits of food. Rest of the meal... More 

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Lille, France
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210 reviews 210 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2011

On a Monday night, when a lot of restaurants are closed in the old town we decided to try this place. The restaurant has a nice outside sitting area but it was too cold to try it. We had the salade Lucette, the faux filet and the onglet. The steaks were cooked as ordered andwere both of good quality. The... More 

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Calgary, AB, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2011

We stopped in at this restaurant on the recommendation of our B&B host and were not disappointed. As it was a Sunday evening, this was one of the few restaurants open in the le Mans old town. After a delightful exploration of le mans old town, we went for a meal at La Fabrique. We were the first people to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 12 Rue Trois Sonnettes, 72000 Le Mans, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Sarthe  >  Le Mans
  • Phone Number: 0243239156

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