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10-12 Place Foch | 62000, Arras, France
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Very Poor Service

Not a great place to eat as the staff were not very helpful, the service was very slow - even for France, and the food no more than average. English is not spoken by the staff. No wine menu was offered so had to do with potluck with the house wine. From outside the restaurant looks great but... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 2, 2015
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Scotland
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241 reviews 241 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
199 helpful votes 199 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Not a great place to eat as the staff were not very helpful, the service was very slow - even for France, and the food no more than average. English is not spoken by the staff. No wine menu was offered so had to do with potluck with the house wine. From outside the restaurant looks great but iooks are... More 

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Crowthorne, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Visited here with my 9 year old son while enjoying a half term trip to WW1 battlefields. Had read the reviews beforehand and was not disappointed. Very close to our hotel (Mercure) so was ideally located after a day of travelling and a visit to nearby Vimy Ridge. Very relaxed & easy with decent food at a reasonable price. The... More 

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Caddington, Beds
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25 reviews 25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

Situated close to the railway station and almost opposite the Hotel Mercure I found a warm welcome, good food and excellent wine. I went for the fixed price menu at 29.99 Euros including wine and was not disappointed. A really nice evening.

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Albi, France
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116 reviews 116 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 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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123 reviews 123 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 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
5 helpful votes 5 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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152 reviews 152 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
124 helpful votes 124 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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55 restaurant reviews
159 helpful votes 159 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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Wales
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48 restaurant reviews
114 helpful votes 114 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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Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 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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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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  • Address: 10-12 Place Foch | 62000, Arras, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nord-Pas-de-Calais  >  Pas-de-Calais  >  Arras

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

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