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Le Bouchon

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7, rue Bossuet, 44000 Nantes, France
+33 2 40 20 08 44
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lovely dinner

Really lovely dinner in this charming restaurant. We did not know what to expect and have been really nicely surprised by the food quality, the decor and ambiance and the service. We took the set menu: well balanced preparations, great taste and good value too. We had desert outside in the garden... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW via mobile

Really lovely dinner in this charming restaurant. We did not know what to expect and have been really nicely surprised by the food quality, the decor and ambiance and the service. We took the set menu: well balanced preparations, great taste and good value too. We had desert outside in the garden which was all light up creating a romantic... More 

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Ghent, Belgium
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

First night in Nantes and already been overwhelmed by the quality of the food this evening. The service was very friendly. We had a table on the inside but the terrace was already totaly reserved so be on time for the best places. Recommendable restaurant!

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Novato, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

We had dinner here at the suggestion of the owner of our B&B. We had a lovely entree of mozarella in red pepper gaspacho, and then one of us had a steak (done perfectly) and the other vegetables wrapped in pastry. The wines suggested by our waiter were well suited to our meals. I would have liked to finish with... More 

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Leeds
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Located in the old centre in a lovely, ancient, timber-framed building, this restaurant is small and cozy with great ambiance and professional but friendly service. Every course was tasty and not overly fussy, like some French food. My starter of burratta with a pepper couli was so good I wanted to lick the dish. All 4 of us enjoyed everything... More 

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Northbrook, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

This restaurant is located on a cobblestone pedestrian only street in an old timber-framed building. The fixed menu was a single entre and choice of plat and dessert. If you want more choices there is always the al a carte menu. For lunch the entre was served en verre (in a tall glass). The bottom was a whipped goat cheese,... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Charming restaurant with a lovely atmosphere. It's small and cosy. The staff are friendly. The food was very good. I had a fois gras starter followed by an encrusted rack of lamb. Both very good. The wine was nice too - a pinot noir from the Loire. 3 course dinner for 3 people with 2 bottles of wine totaled €200... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

We had a reservation but the terrasse was full. Sad ,because it is really lovely. Nonetheless we had a great meal inside. Good recommendation from our hostess on their regional specialties and local wine. Don't hesitate it's all good at a reasonable price.

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Perfect combination of friendly staff, lovely food and wine, and great ambience (particularly in the courtyard). The lunch special is very reasonable (17.50 for 3 courses with chocolate cake to die for) -- dinner is much more expensive. This restaurant was recommended to us by our friends in Nantes and now we know why -- it was so lovely we... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

We were at Le Bouchon last night after reading reviews on trip advisor. I was delighted by the friendly welcome and the advice to sit in the beautiful courtyard to enjoy the evening sun. The menu was well thought out with a variety of taste fusions. We went for a set menu, set at 33 euros for three courses which... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Having read reviews of restaurants on your website we decided to dine at Le Bouchon because it seemed good value for a family of four and being a lovely hot day we wanted to dine al fresco and liked the idea of eating in their outdoor section. Food was lovely, small portions but perfectly executed and the garden area where... More 

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Additional Information about Le Bouchon

Address: 7, rue Bossuet, 44000 Nantes, France
Phone Number: +33 2 40 20 08 44
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Loire-Atlantique  >  Nantes
Open Hours:
Tuesday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 14 - 35
Cuisine: Fusion

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7, rue Bossuet, 44000 Nantes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Loire-Atlantique  >  Nantes
  • Phone Number: +33 2 40 20 08 44

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 14 - 35
  • Price Range: $ $
  • Cuisine: Fusion
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am

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