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26 pl Republique, 72000 Le Mans, France
02 43 52 88 75
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Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Reservations

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
excellent service!

One of the better restaurants in the square at Le Mans, recommended by locals. Food was of excellent quality, husband stopped just short of licking his plate clean :) Waiters were friendly, cheerful and patient - I speak French but couple next to us didn't, waiter was joking with them trying... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 25, 2014
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Broome, Australia
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Sandbach, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015 NEW

Really great food at ok prices, try the Caesar salad .... Amazing, really fresh! Staff friendly and helpful, would go again.

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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162 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

This restaurant turned out to be a real surprise. We went there because it was open on a Monday unlike most places. It turned out to be excellent. A good value menu at €22 with some unusual dishes on offer. The cooking was excellent, quite cordon bleu. Very popular with locals and good service despite there being a very large... More 

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Athens, Greece
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53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

It is at the centre of Le Mans. I came as a tourist. The food is delicious and the prices low. The service is excellent. I will visit the restaurant again.

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lake Como
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We booked a table in advance, we arrived at 9.00 pm: the tables were narrow and small, the place was full. After 20 minutes we were able to place our order after calling a waiter several times, entrée arrived at 10.15 and after that another impossible wait, in the meantime we asked for at least some bread which was thrown... More 

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Broome, Australia
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22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

One of the better restaurants in the square at Le Mans, recommended by locals. Food was of excellent quality, husband stopped just short of licking his plate clean :) Waiters were friendly, cheerful and patient - I speak French but couple next to us didn't, waiter was joking with them trying to teach them some words:) Also, lady didn't eat... More 

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Hessle
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2012

Have been using this restaurant for the past 2 years whilst staying in Le Mans on our trips back and forth to Spain. No matter which night we visited the restaurant it was always busy. Usually have the special 3 course dinner at 19.50 euros a head, excellent value and plenty of choice for starters and mains. Staff attentive and... More 

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london
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012 via mobile

Went there for our summer break found the staff rather over the top food was ok will try again before we return in a few days

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Kiev, Ukraine
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2012

The food is great. I took a saku de thon (some tuna carpaccio, very nice) as a starter, dos de St Pierre (John Dory back) as a main course and assorted cheese for desert. Everything I can recommend. Especially John Dory which is one of the tastiest fishes I ever tried. Prices are reasonable. Main course is 20 euro. There... More 

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Melbourne
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2012

On recommendations of other reviewers, we went, ate a wonderful meal and shared dessert and we were not disappointed. Even the house wine was great! Great value and mains around €18

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UK
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126 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2011

Thoroughly enjoyable food, service and atmosphere - though got a bit warm under the llights - they could do with lower wattage bulbs! Waiters were attentive, friendly and really helpful We found this place at lunch time and there was a great table that would fit 10 of us available that night so we came back and ended up bringing... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 26 pl Republique, 72000 Le Mans, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Sarthe  >  Le Mans
  • Phone Number: 02 43 52 88 75

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