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Le Saint Laurent

1 quai Bouchacourt a St Laurent sur Saone, 01750 Macon, France
0385392919
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Ranked #18 of 125 Restaurants in Macon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $29 - $36
Cuisines: French
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • Dutch first
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  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Croissy-sur-Seine, Ile-de-France, France
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Have been coming here for best part of 20 years, and am also a fan of the owner Georges Blanc's operation in nearby Vonnas, where he has a three-star restaurant, the Mere Blanc brasserie and some very reasonable accommodation for a stopover en route to Italy. Back this summer and food is as good as ever: anyone quibbling over value... More

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Beautiful setting in Macon with views over the river, food was good, however very expensive for the quality. Staff polite but seemed a little flustered and disorganised. Having spent a few days here it would be fair to say there are other places to eat which offer far better food and certainly better value.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Lovely location, nicely presented brasserie. Just far too expensive at €32 for a rib eye steak with potatoes and nothing else.

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

This bistro was recommended to us by the reception staff at the hotel we stayed at. It is beautifully situated on the river and has a large covered terrace where we sat and enjoyed dinner. After dark the bridge and some of the buildings across the river were illuminated making it the most perfect setting. The food was delicious, the... More

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013 via mobile

I had the poulet de Bresse with morel mushrooms and was as sick as I ever have been within an hour or so. My wife had to call an ambulance and the hospital put me on a drip and pumped me full of drugs to counteract what the emergency room doctor called 'toxic mushroom poisoning' . I was ill for... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

Very pleasant overnight in Mâcon, recommended and without doubt i would advise my friends. On the terrace at night you have an amazing view at Mâcon and sunset, while savouring all good food from le saint laurent. The menu light and filling at same time, very pleasant service. Try also the special Œuf de ferme du Père Pagneux!

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London
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

We were recommended this restaurant by the hotel receptionist from the Best Western in Macon and boy did she come up trumps. The setting, atmosphere, service, food and wine were pretty near perfect. From the Nicoise salad starter to the Burger, Veal and Texan steak - all cooked to perfection. Dont normally do desserts but I had to try and... More

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london
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2013

Lovely restaurant right on the banks of the river with a big terrace. The menu is traditional and very good with some great twists - the kids had the most amazing gourmet burgers with beautifully-cooked meat and a towering pile of other goodies. The traditional Quenelles were excellent, as was the fois gras and the salad nicoise starter. Good, decent,... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013 via mobile

Been back twice during August Nothing of the quality has slipped Lunch , Dinner , week or weekend , big or small party it stays on its own high standards Exceptional

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Asenby, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2013

St Laurent , whilst part of the Blanc group as a stand a lone restaurant is very good The view across the river to Macon, good French food served with French style All adds to a truly memorisable menu

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