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4, Place Graslin, Nantes, France (Graslin - Commerce)
33 0.2 51 84 94 94
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Ranked #177 of 764 Restaurants in Nantes
Cuisines: French
Neighborhood: Graslin - Commerce
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert

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  • French first
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English first
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 NEW

An amazing atmosphere and fabulous service! Try to go for the le menu express at lunchtime. It's a great deal and oh so delicious!!

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Torino, Italia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014 NEW

The old building with an amazing interiors is worhing a visit. The surprise is that also the value for money is eccellent: we spent a reasonable amount to have a very good fish dinner. Just tables are too little.

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Nantes, France
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Decor refreshing and authentic - menu interesting and very good - Staff welcoming and particularly polite. Having eaten in this restaurant more than 50 times it is one of those places you need to go. Even if just for an afternoon tea you need to have been there. Service is up and down - however they should staff at levels... More

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Ostrava, Czech Republic
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39 reviews 39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

If you do have an option to opt-outthe breakfast in your hotel I would recommend to start your day at La Cigale instead. The ambience is superb, service attentive and food delicious (go for grilled toasts with jam/caramel). When in Nantes do not miss this place.

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Jersey, Channel Islands
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

The restaurant itself is a work of art, so go for a coffee, drink whatever but do not go for the food - very average. Service and prices impeccable.

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Suffolk
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84 reviews 84 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Saturday lunch in Nantes, no reservation. We went mostly as my wife likes Art Nouveau and that feature is one of the major highlights of the restaurant. The decorations are stunning. The restaurant had a wide range of customers from impeccably-behaved children (obviuosly French) to old farts like us. Service was attentive and efficient (the waiter and maitre d' both... More

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Sussex, England
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We have visited this brasserie before and had very memorable food, however it was completely different on this visit today. Firstly, we arrived just before noon, no reservation, and were shown to a small table directly opposite to door to the kitchens. We sat for a few minutes and asked if there was another table that was not in the... More

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Rennes, France
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Turned-up at La Cigale at 3.15pm on a beautiful day when everything else had gone well.....Lunch in a small restaurant near to the Castle, a very nice walk around the castle ramparts and a super trip on the wonderful trams. The staff were all VERY taken-up with clearing tables and didn't see the need to make the four of us... More

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Kendal
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13 reviews 13 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Went in to see the decoration of a 19th century, did not expect to get a seat as I was not dressed as well as the rest of the clients. Can get very expensive. I got a menu 18 euro's Soup, duck roti and crème brûlée, the cheapest on the menu. Excellent. the service was also good. If you want... More

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Bellingham, Washington
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49 reviews 49 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Okay, we only ate breakfast, but you have to at least do that because the interior is so beautiful. I must have taken 20 pictures of the tile work. With your breakfast you get bread (of course) served with butter, apple butter, strawberry jam, and caramel; all in little pots. Yes, caramel. On bread. For breakfast. We bought some jars... More

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Address: 4, Place Graslin, Nantes, France
Phone Number: 33 0.2 51 84 94 94
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Loire-Atlantique  >  Nantes>  > Graslin - Commerce
Cuisine: French

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