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La Cote Saint Jacques

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14 Faubourg de Paris, 89300 Joigny, France
+33 (0) 3.86.62.09.70
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11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Tue 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wed - Sun 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Description: Our enchanting hotel in Burgundy awaits you in Joigny, just 90 minutes...
Our enchanting hotel in Burgundy awaits you in Joigny, just 90 minutes from Paris and right near Auxerre. Come and visit for a bit of leisure time or a romantic interlude in the heart of one of the most beautiful wine growing regions in France. In a setting that is both decidedly modern and indelibly marked by refinement, the Cote Saint Jacques, our luxury, 4-star hotel in Burgundy, opens the doors of its Relais & Chateaux establishment to you . We invite you to the stay of your dreams, under the sign of absolute relaxation, during which our team will be at your beck and call. Fitted out with 32 rooms and suites, the Cote Saint Jacques hotel offers top line services, such as a magnificent 6 x 12 m indoor pool overlooking a garden, a luxurious spa, a winter lounge with a fireplace, a summer lounge with a terrace, and a boat for rides on the Yonne. Both in winter and summer, the Cote Saint Jacques, our storybook hotel located between Auxerre and Sens, welcomes you with joy and allows you to enjoy numerous activities as well as to discover the wealth of tourist and historic sights in Burgundy. Join us, and take time to live and be pampered by the tranquillity and beauty of the grounds. Enjoy all the services of our enchanting, luxuriously equipped hotel, along with our gastronomic restaurant, directed by the masterful hand of Jean-Michel Lorain and his team. Devoted entirely to the well-being and happiness of our clients, the team at the Cote Saint Jacques will go out of their way to make your stay in Joigny truly memorable
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  • 47
    Very good
  • 16
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  • 11
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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
Excellent restaurant

We had a wonderful meal for our wedding aniversary. The basic degustation of 2 mains, entree, fromage and dessert were all fantastic, and very filling. The matched wine was also great, complimented the food very well. The price is very very high, but if you want a specal meal it is certainly worth... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 22, 2015
BryceBeagley
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Good for:
  • Bar scene
  • Doing business
  • Special occasions
  • Romantic
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

We had a wonderful meal for our wedding aniversary. The basic degustation of 2 mains, entree, fromage and dessert were all fantastic, and very filling. The matched wine was also great, complimented the food very well. The price is very very high, but if you want a specal meal it is certainly worth it. The caviar entree was supurb, as... More 

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csj89, Responsable relations publiques at La Cote Saint Jacques, responded to this review

Dear BryceBeagley, Thank you very much for your fantastic review. We're so pleased you enjoyed your meal with us and found the food, wine and service so wonderful as well as excellent value. The staff and sommelier contributed to a highly memorable and enjoyable wedding aniversary meal, we will be sure to pass on your wonderful praise to the entire... More 

Havelock, New Zealand
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30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Nice river view. They respect the hotel staying guests more than just restaurant guests. We enjoyed the best table there. We had a course menu and that is plenty of food!! Good wine list as well.

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Dear NZTraveler2014, Thank you very much for your wonderful and considered review. We're absolutely delighted you enjoyed your evening so much. A beautiful Yonne River view indeed, and we're glad that you enjoyed both the service and the tasting menu with matching wines. We will be sure to pass on your effusive comments to the entire team We look forward... More 

London, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

My wife and I had a beautiful dinner on our way back to London. The presentation of the food and the beautiful inventive combination had me eating almost to submission. My wife had an amazing lobster starter whilst my snail starter was also a work of art. My extra course of red mullet fillets was a nice warm up to... More 

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Dear Nick H, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave the review of your dinner; we will be sure to pass on your effusive comments to the entire team. We look forward to welcoming you back again very soon. With kind regards, Jean-Michel Lorain and his Team More 

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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Four of us were enjoying a week, boating on the canals and we tied up outside this lovely restaurant for our "Captain's " birthday lunch! What a treat!

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Dear Emma K, We're delighted you enjoyed your lunch and took the time to write such a wonderful review! We are so pleased you and your friends enjoyed celebrating a birthday with us and enjoyed everything as much as you did. We look forward to welcoming you back to the restaurant. Kind regards, Magali More 

Kent UK
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

We moored our rented boat at their private mooring and had a truly outstanding lunch that not only included an amuse bouche but also an amuse dessert. Exquisite presentation of perfectly cooked food - as you would expect with 2 Michelin stars. Cheap it sure ain't but worth every cent if you have it to spare. The wine list is... More 

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Dear Jon B, Thank you very much for your wonderful and considered review. We are absolutely delighted you enjoyed your stay so much. Thank you for choosing to celebrate your birtday lunch with us ... Wonderful to have you in and we hope we're able to welcome you back again soon. With kind regards, Magali More 

Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

My partner and I had Sunday lunch at La Cote St Jacques. It was outstanding. Hors d'oeuvres and an aperatif on the terrace overlooking the river began a truly wonderful experience. This was followed by a "discovery" meal in the restaurant comprising an entree, 2 main courses and a dessert, each with superbly matched wine. In between courses, there are... More 

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csj89, Responsable relations publiques at La Cote Saint Jacques, responded to this review

Dear Hamlet13350, What a wonderful review and an absolute delight to read. The description of your lunch eloquently sums our intentions: Innovative, beautifully prepared food with incredible taste complimented by service that is at once; friendly and relaxed as well as exceptionally knowledgeable, attentive and friendly. Thank you so much for taking the time to leave the review of your... More 

Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Excellent setting first class service and 2x Michelin star food make for a night to remember, pet friendly with access to the river for walks, just brilliant

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csj89, Responsable relations publiques at La Cote Saint Jacques, responded to this review

Dear Peter W, Thank you so much for leaving your review, and we are very pleased you enjoyed your evening with us. Wonderful to have you in and we hope we're able to welcome you back again soon. With kind regards, Magali More 

Seattle, Washington
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141 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

During a recent barge trip in the area we arranged to have lunch at La Cote Saint Jacques. What a great decision for the four of us, as we received all that we had hoped for at this restaurant. Lovely room with beautiful table settings. Exceptional chargers and plates that appear all hand made. The flowers, the old beautiful floor... More 

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csj89, Responsable relations publiques at La Cote Saint Jacques, responded to this review

Dear Teri F, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave the review of your lunch; we will be sure to pass on your effusive comments to the entire team :-) We are so pleased you and your friends enjoyed everything as much as you did. We look forward to welcoming you back again very soon in Burgundy,... More 

Steyning
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

My wife and I stayed here for a night in early September 2014. We arrived at around 2.30 and our room was ready. It was a basic room but it was more than adequate overlooking the river. We used the very nice indoor swimming pool and gym (quite small) and then walked along the river. We had a long dinner... More 

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csj89, Responsable relations publiques at La Cote Saint Jacques, responded to this review

Dear Zermatt88, Thank you for your effusive praise, and for taking the time to leave your review of your evening with us. It's great to read that you were already thinking of returning, and we look forward to welcoming you back then. Best Regards, Jean-Michel Lorain & his Team More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

We have to send our deepest felt thanks to M. le chef J- M Lorain and staff as well as to our French friends Eeva and Guy (who invited and paid). You all made the Saturday lunch last week a most wonderful experience. For hours we enjoyed in perfect harmony balanced well composed modern dishes rooted in local tradition accompanied... More 

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csj89, Responsable relations publiques at La Cote Saint Jacques, responded to this review

Good Morning Mrs Wilow, Thank you very much for your fantastic review, it's an absolute delight to read. Chef Jean Michel Lorain, La Côte Saint Jacques' Team and I are so pleased you enjoyed your lunch with us. The description of your lunch eloquently sums our intentions: Innovative, beautifully prepared food with incredible taste complimented by service that is at... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 14 Faubourg de Paris, 89300 Joigny, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Burgundy  >  Yonne  >  Joigny
  • Phone Number: +33 (0) 3.86.62.09.70

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Doing business, Special occasions, Romantic

Description

Our enchanting hotel in Burgundy awaits you in Joigny, just 90 minutes from Paris and right near Auxerre. Come and visit for a bit of leisure time or a romantic interlude in the heart of one of the most beautiful wine growing regions in France. In a setting that is both decidedly modern and indelibly marked by refinement, the Cote Saint Jacques, our luxury, 4-star hotel in Burgundy, opens the doors of its Relais & Chateaux establishment to you . We invite you to the stay of your dreams, under the sign of absolute relaxation, during which our team will be at your beck and call. Fitted out with 32 rooms and suites, the Cote Saint Jacques hotel offers top line services, such as a magnificent 6 x 12 m indoor pool overlooking a garden, a luxurious spa, a winter lounge with a fireplace, a summer lounge with a terrace, and a boat for rides on the Yonne. Both in winter and summer, the Cote Saint Jacques, our storybook hotel located between Auxerre and Sens, welcomes you with joy and allows you to enjoy numerous activities as well as to discover the wealth of tourist and historic sights in Burgundy. Join us, and take time to live and be pampered by the tranquillity and beauty of the grounds. Enjoy all the services of our enchanting, luxuriously equipped hotel, along with our gastronomic restaurant, directed by the masterful hand of Jean-Michel Lorain and his team. Devoted entirely to the well-being and happiness of our clients, the team at the Cote Saint Jacques will go out of their way to make your stay in Joigny truly memorable
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?