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3 place du Marche, 33330 Saint-Emilion, France
05 57 24 62 81
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Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
not great but good toilets and nice and clean

Service was fine, quick and efficient but the food was poor. All very bland, not warm enough cheap stuff that lacked flavour. There are much better places so I would avoid.

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 16, 2015
Kitty G
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15 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Called in here on a day out to St Emillion. Like everything in this area, the price for anything is sky high so be prepared to shell out. We opted for the hamburger + 2 extra of fries. When it arrived it turns out you get fries with the burger which was not stated in the menu. So we sent... More 

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5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

Service was fine, quick and efficient but the food was poor. All very bland, not warm enough cheap stuff that lacked flavour. There are much better places so I would avoid.

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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

Food was good, not great. The plaza setting was beautiful. The staff were friendly. It was clear early on though that the place was understaffed, and this only got worse the longer we stayed. It took more than half an hour to clear our entrées, at which time we asked for a second round of drinks. The mains came out... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

These two restaurants, Bouchon and Amelia-Canta, seem to be co-owned. They have the advantage of outside eating in the piazza. The food is poor and the service is atrocious. Even the seating is problematic--we nearly fell into the street from our street side table, due to potholes under the table (a fall of several feet!). The waiters were contemptuous, indifferent.... More 

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West Palm Beach, Florida, United States
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

This place has great potential with the ambience of the setting, but the food and service were both average to below average. I had the duck confit, was seemed more like fried chicken. It was dry, thin on meat and large on fried chicken skin. Came with tasty herbed potatoes. Had to ask for water and bread. Service absurdly slow,... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

One of the few restaurants that serve you before 7pm. Food was somewhat stuck between good and average. We had the galette, pizza and crepes. The waiters were kind and helpful. Price was reasonable. Basically a nothing out of the ordinary restaurant.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

We had lunch in the courtyard by monolith church, and it was very good. The wait staff was friendly and prompt. My omelette with ham, cheese, and mushrooms was excellent, and my wife enjoyed her salad. At a table next to us someone ordered an escargot salad that looked incredibly good.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

We were on a private wine tour and were given an hour to eat in St. Emilion on our own. We chose Le Bouchon and told our waiter we were on a time limit. He was most attentive and we were able to eat a 3 course lunch with wine in the time allotted. The duck was delicious and it... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

great atmosphere, down stairs, cave like. excellent food and wine. great service. quiet, perfect for conversation. Excellent value. The Euro cost $1.12 at the time. Would most certainly return if in town.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

It is difficult to choose a restaurant when walking around St Emilion, but this turned out to be a good one! What a great wine list, even offering some tasting options. We enjoyed duck breast and lamb shank and both of our dishes were very tasty, served with fries prepared in an interesting way. The waiting staff seemed to rotate... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3 place du Marche, 33330 Saint-Emilion, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Saint-Emilion
  • Phone Number: 05 57 24 62 81

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

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