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Le Carafe

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15, Rue Nizier, 71000 Macon, France
06 85 85 14 58
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11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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
Original with an excelent choice of local wine

Creative menu, with products of excelent quality and with an excelent choice of local wines. However the menu changes frequentely, so I'm not sure if the quality is always on top.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 28, 2015
zatuga
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Macon, France
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37 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Macon, France
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Creative menu, with products of excelent quality and with an excelent choice of local wines. However the menu changes frequentely, so I'm not sure if the quality is always on top.

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Ottawa, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We picked this place after strolling around a bit in Macon and finding we appreciated its vibe. Its patio was full and we were lucky to get a table for 2 with no reservation. It has a short menu and everything on it is done right. We just had a main and a dessert each - one was fish, the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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109 reviews 109 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

This small restaurant/bistro serves only a very limited number of dishes but it does them very well. Staff were very welcoming and explained in detail how the dishes worked. My starter was a kind of cake with smoked salmon inside. My companion had thin slices of tuna in a pastry - both enjoyable. Then I had the pork - thin... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

I liked the small restrictive menu - a few choices of traditional Burgundian dishes, which were delicious. The wine choice is excellent, and if you choose wisely, inexpensive.

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Hampshire
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21 reviews 21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

After checking the TripAdvisor reviews, we visited the Le Carafe on a wet Friday night. Luckily, we arrived early and secured the last table indoors. (There are a lot of tables outside but not when it's cold or wet!). Being on a wine trip, we were interested in the wine list and were not disappointed - the whole of the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 15, Rue Nizier, 71000 Macon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Burgundy  >  Saone-et-Loire  >  Macon
  • Phone Number: 06 85 85 14 58
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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