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le drapeau

French, Brasserie, Bistro
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18 avenue de Paris, 94300 Vincennes, France
33 1 43 65 17 94‎
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 8
    Excellent
  • 29
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Great Bouef Bourguignon

We had lunch after a visit to the chateau opposite. Excellent menu and specials board. I had a delicious Bouef bourguignon, my partner had steak, both were delicious and perfectly sized portions for lunch. The wine of the month, a Graves Bordeaux, was luscious and well priced. The service was very... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 20, 2015
Greg M
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Sydney, Australia
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Late Night
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English first
Sydney, Australia
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We had lunch after a visit to the chateau opposite. Excellent menu and specials board. I had a delicious Bouef bourguignon, my partner had steak, both were delicious and perfectly sized portions for lunch. The wine of the month, a Graves Bordeaux, was luscious and well priced. The service was very friendly, indeed jovial, and polite. Loved it.

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Leuven
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77 reviews 77 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

We visited Le Drapeau twice in one week and were very pleased both times. Typical French honest dishes at a correct price. Service was very friendly.

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London, United Kingdom
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I am aware of at least three occasions where I or a fellow traveller have been returned the incorrect (i.e. insufficient) change when paying at the end. They will tell you these were mistakes, but please do make sure to count your change carefully before leaving.

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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Directly across the rias from the chateau, the food here is just excellent - and not too expensive! The liver is out of this world and the very thin tarte tatin to die for, so well worth a visit.

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Toronto, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

Came here for dinner of first night of our honeymoon. Many places close early in Vincennes, so we're lucky to find this place. It's located in a quaint little area of Vincennes directly across from Le chateau de Vincennes. Service was pleasant, waiter knowledgeable, ordered rabbit pâté to start, very good! Ambience of restaurant was charming. Bring coins as the... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014

Great desserts, affordable and well-prepared entrees and plats-principal, service was friendly and accommodating. Ordered a few things modified; waiter never skipped a beat. Would recommend as a low-midrange budget excellent restaurant.

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Wexford, Ireland
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192 reviews 192 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
137 helpful votes 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

We both had a pavé of veal. Set menu 35 incl wine. Generous quantities, good service. Nearest to chateau.

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Preston, England, United Kingdom
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33 reviews 33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013

Is this the best French restaurant I have eaten in? No. What you get is good food and service at a reasonable price (for the area)' On a recent visit my wife my son (a chef) and I are here twice. The chef declared the food "very good", all I can say is that I agreed with him. I loved... More 

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Glasgow, Scotland
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41 reviews 41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Ate here with my husband on a particularly busy Sunday lunch time. There was a vintage car event at the Château and a breast cancer event which had hundred of participants finishing just outside the Château walls so the restaurant was extremely busy. However, the service was very good and both of us agreed that our meals were excellent. I... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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118 reviews 118 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

We only popped in for some small and quick to eat. The salade nicoise was good and the fish soup was OK. I suspect that the soup was not homemade and it was also lukewarm. I believe that the rouille that came with the soup was also not homemade. The baguette bread was not great either. We ordered one glass... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 18 avenue de Paris, 94300 Vincennes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Val-de-Marne  >  Vincennes
  • Phone Number: 33 1 43 65 17 94‎

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French, Brasserie, Bistro

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