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Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner


European, Wine Bar
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed March 3, 2020

Delightful waiter. Traffic noise during rush hour can be a bit much. We enjoyed most the mussels, prawns and pot stickers.

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed February 22, 2020

Chose this restaurant due to previous reviews. Food was excellent but we were one of only two couples eating. There atmosphere despite the best effort of the staff. All the other restaurants were busy so something is wrong. Great pity as we would go back...More

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed January 28, 2020

What’s wrong guys? We used to come often in the past...but this time for the last time. Empty Restaurant, poor quality of food, service was laughing all the time to each other

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed December 30, 2019 via mobile

Excellent Food, great service, very nice location but it could be perfect when taking more care of details...

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed December 10, 2019 via mobile

I made a reservation in November for December and they were so easy about it. So helpful, made suggestions, told me I could bring a cake if I was keen and that I was not to stress. So froendl5and humerous on the phone. The day...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed November 21, 2019

Hence, the food, despite the fancily laconic menu, is not exactly their strong suit. However, I don't want to de-rate them to 3 stars as, again, food complements wine, not vice versa, in this restaurant. It looks cozy, the wine selection is huge and changes...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed November 17, 2019 via mobile

Le Français suit l anglais. Nice place but very noisy, very good food but portion very very small. 4 fries with the burger it s a joke. The plat of mussels and gnocchis was very tasty but small. The service was nice but it took...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed September 27, 2019

The restaurant has no atmosphere sadly. The location is good, the decor is nice, the food is fine but and good value but it is somehow sterile. Maybe we came on a very quiet night

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed August 22, 2019 via mobile

Great little restaurant with very good staff and service (Prince and Tate) The food was amazing and also the ambience.Can’t wait to go back!

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed April 30, 2019

I made a booking via their website & "confirmed" via email for their Set Lunch Menu on the 9th of April for 1 May 2019. I called many times to request info about the menu options & received little to now feedback, no other confirmation...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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