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Clarence Parade, Cheltenham GL50 3PA, England
+44 1242 222200
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Sunday
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Fantastic food the four of us tried each other's dishes can only describe the Food as top notch we will definetly book next time we go racing

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Thank pcatchpole598
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Recommend by a Scottish friend not known for being easily parted from his money, we enjoyed a fabulous, imaginative meal served in an exemplary manner. Expensive - yes but well worth it.

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Rugby, UK
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Inventive cuisine that tastes as good as it looks. Every dish a medley of contrasting and complementary flavours. Sometimes a chef's imagination can run away with him/her and the food ultimately suffers, but at Lumière the gastronomic experience is sublimely heavenly whilst remaining at all times deliciously grounded in the diners' tastebuds. Dining at Lumière, an experience not to be... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very relaxing venue, perfect for a quiet meal for two. Nothing is too much trouble and you are sure to find something that you haven't tried before but have always wanted to!

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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48 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We last ate at this restaurant about 4 years ago and had not been able to book when we had been in Cheltenham since.This time we booked a coulee of months in advance and were very glad we did. We decided to have the taster menu which was absolutely excellent.There were 9 courses tho they weren't large so didn't struggle... More 

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Thank Joy K
Whitton, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is clearly a superior restaurant by anyone's standards. Food, presentation and service are all first class and are compatible to restaurants we have visited in London, France and the USA. Definitely Michelin star standard. We will be back.

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Thank britinfrance2014
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Set menu £60. Accomplished cooking with fine service in a small comfortable restaurant leads to an enjoyable evening. Hilight was the soufflé dessert.

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Thank mayfair13
Cheltenham, England, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We love this restaurant because it never disappoints in food and ambience. Helen and her staff work their magic front of house, while Jon and his staff produced faultless modern beautiful dishes. Thank you all so much for making our evening so special.

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Thank Suzanne88823
London, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

Very good food served by friendly staff in an intimate setting. Good wine list. Not cheap but, in my view, well worth the money. Recommended

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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

An amazing evening at Lumiere, front start to finish faultless service, food and wine - as well as being a really comfortable place to sit and talk and eat and drink. I had the duck and the plaice - the latter being of stratospheric quality. Great wine list - not over priced. Worth every penny.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$35 - $101
Cuisine
European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Clarence Parade, Cheltenham GL50 3PA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Cheltenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1242 222200
Description
Lumière is intimate fine dining restaurant set in the heart of beautiful, Regency Cheltenham. Run by Chef Jon Howe and his partner Helen. Lumière offers a short inspirational menu and friendly, informative service. Jon excels in being able to put a new and interesting twist on traditional dishes, the menus change frequently allowing Jon to make the most of the fresh produce available to him.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?