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La Petite Auberge

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25, Rue St Jean Du Perot, La Rochelle, France
05 46 41 28 43
Today
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tue 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thu - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, 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 of 5 stars
Fantastic French Food

On a street flooded with restaurants it can be overwhelming to make a decision. But this restaurant stood out with a reasonably priced set menu with some exciting French/European dishes. Great desserts in particular, the lemon meringue tart was the most amazing dish I've had in a long time... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Kilkenny, Ireland
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Kilkenny, Ireland
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11 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

On a street flooded with restaurants it can be overwhelming to make a decision. But this restaurant stood out with a reasonably priced set menu with some exciting French/European dishes. Great desserts in particular, the lemon meringue tart was the most amazing dish I've had in a long time. Definitely worth a trip for any foodies on holidays in this... More 

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Epsom, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

Just a few hundred metres away from the sea from in a street full of lovely little restaurants.The menu looked good and what we saw of the food and staff was promising. We had cuttlefish and red snapper on bruschetta for starter, both lovely. Mains were a gourmet burger and gambas flambe. Best burger I've had in a long time.... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

We were staying in La Rochelle for 3 nights and were given some recommendations from our host...this being one of them. Tried it on the first night and went back on the third night! We had the set 3 course menu and enjoyed starters of pear and cheese tart and snails and mushrooms. Main courses of duck and steak were... More 

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Highland Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

On Monday several restaurants we considered were closed. So glad we found this one. It was the best meal I have had in France this past two weeks. The escargot and mushrooms baked pastry were excellent. In La Rochelle everyone is eating fish but tonight i decided on the beef tenderloin. It was great. Usually steaks are quite tough in... More 

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London
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

We had a lovely meal here in mid-April. Both took the 3 course set menu which proved to be exceptional value. Had the local wine which was good and inexpensive. Service was really friendly. Had the snails and mushrooms + Roquefort and pear tart for starters - couldn't fault either and the snails were very good. For mains it was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

Service with no fuss and professional, pleasant décor with bright but not blinding light, food was the best I had after trying 6 different restaurants in that same area, a little more expensive than some others but well worth it, Would love to go back on my next trip.

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Coupeville, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 via mobile

This is my go to restaurant in La Rochelle. I make sure to visit for dinner at least once every time I get to this area. The food and service never disappoint. The fixed price options are varied, offering something for every food preference. Their fresh local seafood items are tasty and perfectly prepared. Do not miss their fish soup!

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Chichester England
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

This is a classy little restaurant - we ate outside, it gets very busy quite early in the evening. We had a set meal and all three courses were excellent. The waiter & waitress were very attentive throughout the meal. My daughter and her family dined there a few days later and also enjoyed it immensely .

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We ate at 4 different restaurants on the Rue St-Jean-du-Pérot in the course of our week stay. I have reviewed them all on TripAdvisor, but the bottom line is that this was the best (albeit priciest) meal we had. I understand from a dining local that this is one of the independent restaurants on the road, many others being owned... More 

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Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Fantastic meal at La Petite Auberge this evening. My husbands sardine and tomato starter had a real zing and my smoked salmon was accompanied by a fresh and very tasty celery and apple remoulade. Main courses of entrecôte and magret were superb. Great atmosphere and a swift turnover of clientele. Festival of Fictional TV on this weekend so we were... More 

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Additional Information about La Petite Auberge

Address: 25, Rue St Jean Du Perot, La Rochelle, France
Phone Number: 05 46 41 28 43
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Poitou-Charentes  >  Charente-Maritime  >  La Rochelle
Open Hours:
Monday 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Friday 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Saturday 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm  12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cuisine: French

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 25, Rue St Jean Du Perot, La Rochelle, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Poitou-Charentes  >  Charente-Maritime  >  La Rochelle
  • Phone Number: 05 46 41 28 43

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French
Open Hours
Monday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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