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Restaurant Carnot

10-12 Place Foch | 62000, Arras, France
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Ranked #59 of 135 Restaurants in Arras
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Albi, France
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105 reviews 105 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

What could be a nice Bistrot is spoiled by the surly and unfriendly waiter. He barely grunts and when he does speak he is abrupt and quite rude. We ordered a steak with Bernaise sauce, but it came without it. We had to ask for water which was slammed onto the table with no glasses. No check was made to... More 

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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59 reviews 59 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Not much to look at from the outside but we were surprised that it turned out to be an excellent meal. The set 30 euro menu was excellent value and the service, perhaps a little rustic for some, was actually quite friendly and efficient compared to some French restaurants I've been to. Would definitely go back.

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Looked a bit lacking in French charm from the outside, but was actually really good albeit it is not attempting to be French chic. Lots of normal French families enjoying Sunday evening dinner. We had a set evening menu with wine selection included. Generous glass sizes. Pleasant and unfussy staff who served us quickly. There weren't many other restaurants open... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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141 reviews 141 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

We ate in the bistro and really enjoyed the service and ambience so we returned the next night and ate in the restaurant side. Lovely surroundings, again excellent service and a fantastic 3 course menu for €25 -delicious food, great presentation.

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Brisbane, Australia
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91 reviews 91 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We had dinner fairly late after just flying in from Australia and Carnot was near our hotel and as it turned out, a good choice. We both chose the menu de jour, mine was a salmon entre, a duck cassolet main, whilst a seafood salad entre and a steak main was my wife's choice and we both had an orange... More 

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81 reviews 81 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

We were in Arras for one night only - and as it was raining heavily went for nearby restaurant. The initial welcome was a bit 'cold' ... not very friendly, and the place was not busy. The menu arrived, we asked if thee was an English version ... No! (said with almost contempt) Management take an opportunity here - many... More 

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50 reviews 50 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

staying in Arras on our way home from Provence. Very busy restaurant , worth booking. Good service and a good menu de jour. would go back there.

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Shilo, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 via mobile

We visited in September 2014 as a group of 4 adults. We were promptly seated but when we asked if there was an English menu we were rudely told "no" by the middle aged male waiter, altho there was one posted at the front of the restaurant. He did not even offer us a drink. We left, never to return... More 

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Canterbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

We were recommended to go here by the owner of the apartment we were staying in. We went for dinner. We ordered a bottle of the House wine - the (rather surly) waiter brought an already open bottle which seemed to have spills on the label. He tried to tell us that it was the 'vin de table', we asked... More 

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Llanelli, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

If your first time in France, a good start for trying local specialities, or if not, plenty of choice of pork, beef and fish.

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Address: 10-12 Place Foch | 62000, Arras, France
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nord-Pas-de-Calais  >  Pas-de-Calais  >  Arras
Cuisine: French

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