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La Place Bistro & Froggies Bar

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9 Great Minster Street, Winchester SO23 9HA, England
+44 1962 864004
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Wed 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Gosport, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Keep meaning to upload a quick review and after visiting on Valentine's day lunchtime I am pleased to say that once again the food was fabulous and the service friendly. We've been dining here for many years and always feel welcome and always comment that it's a bit like being in France.

Thank James C
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

excellent meal and great atmosphere- we had a window table which was decorated with hearts and even napkins folded in heart shapes - we both had cheese soufflé to start which was lovely - my wife then had the lamb shank off the specials board and I had beef bourginon- both meals were perfect and the legumes green sides was... More 

Thank Mikebridger
Southampton, United Kingdom
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265 reviews
182 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this is an outstanding genuine French restaurant run by a very French Gael and his friendly staff. Great location at the end of "The Green" by the Cathedral.

Thank Jerry G
London, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We just had coffee. The staff were very welcoming and did not mind us bringing a dog and provided water for her.

Thank SWLondonRichardp
North Waltham
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We went to celebrate my wife's birthday: We had saucisson as an an appetizer and then a delightful hake served with crushed new potatoes bacon and peas

Thank sorcery
Winchester, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 30, 2016

We had a very enjoyable family celebration for 34 guests recently. The staff were very helpful and friendly. They were very accommodating and relaxed about any last minute changes. The service was a bit slow to start with but once we'd been given our starters it flowed from there on. Food was tasty, enjoyable and well presented. House wine was... More 

Thank 129collins
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69 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visited La Place Bistro, in December, whilst staying in Winchester, firstly we were given the worst table by the front door in the restaurant, so spent most the evening shutting the door as other guests kept leaving it open, the starters were OK but the main course, a turkey meal, was obviously microwaved with very poor... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 22, 2016 via mobile

Went there Tuesday for our firm's departmental lunch. Can't fault it, absolutely perfect. Have been there before but despite being busy this time of the year they dont compromise either on quality or service. Excellent. Thank you.

Thank Jenny H
Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 21, 2016

We visited on 3 December and had a wonderful meal. We didn't have a reservation but they managed to find us a table as someone had booked but didn't turn up. The staff were very nice and extremely helpful. The food was delicious. I would highly recommend this restaurant and the next time we visit Winchester we will certainly make... More 

Thank Hilary M
Winchester, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

We visited La Place for an early lunch before walking around the Christmas Market. The location is excellent being in The Square near the Cathedral. We did have to book a table, however it was worth it for the delicious food. The courses are reasonably priced with a fairly good choice although the menu is quite brief. The staff were... More 

Thank Gill B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$12 - $37
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Great Minster Street, Winchester SO23 9HA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Winchester
  • Phone Number: +44 1962 864004

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