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Le Bouchon

3 place du Marche, 33330 Saint-Emilion, France
05 57 24 62 81
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Ranked #24 of 39 restaurants in Saint-Emilion
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Late Night
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Dining options: Late Night
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Farmington, Connecticut
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197 reviews 197 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We ate here in the square under a huge mimosa tree and drank enchanting white wines. It was light until nearly ten pm. Magically fun. Bustling, busy, hectic, waitstaff running! We all, of course, were calm and happy and drinking in the atmosphere along with the local wines. They have a great wine list. However, should you visit during a... More

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Kiev, Ukraine
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Eggplants " roulés au parmesan " , souris d' agneau and the " terrine " were fabulous . We tried by our last evening : sunday for lunch was so crowded , we could 'nt have a table at the terrace : it was a sunny day . The staff was wondreful , especially , ALEX and YANNICK . WE... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

We ordered the set menu - terrine, supréme de poulet (I probably misspelt that) and dessert. The terrine was good! The chicken was over cooked and the sauce was flavourless. Then they seemed to forget about us completely - we waited over an hour and still had no dessert. We asked one of the staff who said he was just... More

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efay
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83 reviews 83 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We too visited here and got caught in a tremendous thunder storm, but once again staff were very professional (despite some drips getting through the umbrellas!). We ordered a meat and cheese plate and some Camembert roti to share. Staff were friendly and advised on wines to sample without being pushy. The food was lovely - simple, but fresh and... More

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Bermuda
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360 reviews 360 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
203 helpful votes 203 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

One of st emillions pleasant tasting shop somelliers steered us here as 'the place I would have lunch' and a great recommendation it was. Light rain turned to torrential downpour causing the 18 or so patrons seated outdoors under umbrellas to reconfigure in order not to get wet. The service, despite the massive disruption this caused (and which continued each... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

We were checking in at Gatwick at 5.30am so by the time we arrived in St Emilion we were ready to chill out and enjoy a relaxed lunch in the September sunshine. Le Bouchon fitted the bill perfectly with a Prix Fixe menu of melon soup (like sunshine in a bowl) followed by duck and fabulous chips washed down with... More

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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013 via mobile

It doesn't look like it's worth stopping at but DO! Great service on a nice evening with an excellent fixed price menu. Simple and great value.

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London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

We had lunch on the lovely bustling terrace of this terrace with our 2 young children in August during a visit to the stunning medieval town of Saint-Emilion. The set lunch menu of 3 courses consisted of a nice home-made pate with pickles, a delicious confit of chicken with potatoes and a very nice choice of desert. We ordered 3... More

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newton,nc
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2013

Late nite dinner because all restaurants were full. Food is good. Service is great. Outside terrace is very nice on nice evening.

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Melbourne, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013 via mobile

We walked from the railway station to the town centre and were ready fr a nice lunch and few glasses of local wine. I wanted the Rabbit but was only listed as an option on one f the fixed price specials, however the waitress sad she would ask the chef if I could have the rabbit a la carte -... More

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