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Bord de L'eau

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2 Market Street, Wick KW1 4AR, Scotland
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Delightful non pretentious French restaurant. Menu has many choices. All dishes lightly prepared with reasonable portions. Staff delightful, friendly and local. Chef came out to ensure meal was to our liking. It was an unexpected but nice touch.

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Thank James W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very pleased with the service and standard of food. If your in the Wick area, I would highly recommend this place. Will return soon :)

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Thank Denzil L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stumbled across this lovely French restaurant on our first visit to Wick, beautiful place nestled by the river, food was delicious, staff were attentive, made our night special, all in all first class service and highly recommended a definite first on our list for our next return visit to Wick

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Thank David P
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Authentic SW French restaurant in Wick. Owners are French and Wickian, chef is from Agen and if you know anything about the area you will know about the food. Simple, delicious food, nice relaxed atmosphere and a nice touch is that the chef comes around to chat about your meal and your visit to Wick, also great if you want... More 

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The only highlight of my stay in Wick, excellent food, a real surprise. It looks nothing from outside, but is well worth a visit

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Thank Hilary T
Orkanger, Norway
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have had this restaurant highly recommended many times and was really looking forward to dinner. The menu looked good but perhaps too big for a small kitchen staff to handle. For starters we had frogs legs and goats cheese. The goats cheese itself and the frogs legs were good but both were served with bought in part cooked frozen... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant doesn't look like it would produce the food of this quality. It looks from the outside like a local greasy café. This all changes once you go inside. The ambience is excellent and the service outstanding. The food superb. A special touch was the chef coming out to talk to us on our experience. Yes he is French!... More 

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Thank Larkins2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for a place in Wick to have a pleasant spontaneous lunch we chanced upon Bord De L'Eau. It was a fantastic lunch. The black pudding starter was better than Bury, my sliced lamb main course was delicious followed by a creme brûlée that was the best I have ever had. House wine was excellent followed by first class coffee.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I enjoyed main courses of duck and pork which were both presented well with a tasty sauce. The vegetables were also cooked well and included both potatoes and chips. Service was attentive and efficient. Prices reasonable - a basket of good French bread with the meal would have been a nice addition in keeping with the French... More 

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Thank Keianne13
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

delighted to find a local restaurant cooking great French food with local Scottish ingredients including lobster, crab and fresh fish. Very attentive staff, lovely deserts, highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Market Street, Wick KW1 4AR, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Caithness and Sutherland  >  Wick

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