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Le plat a oreilles

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8 rue des Faussets, 33000, Bordeaux, France
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Wed - Sun 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Duravel, France
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were recommended this restaurant by the owner of the 3rd best restaurtant in Bordeaux. Owned by husband and wife with only 12 tables. The food was just wonderful. . Lovely salmon souffle starter. I had the lamb main and partner had the beef, both meats were so juicy and tender. Simple food but filling, no room for dessert!! Can't... More 

Thank pollygDuravel_France
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50 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Looking for somewhere for dinner and came upon this restaurant, very unassuming from the exterior, but the food was very good, traditional south west France cuisine, served beautifully, do not hesitate to eat here, uncomplicated yes, but great quality ingredients, served simply but cooked expertly.

Thank DevonVacationer
Farnborough, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not an inviting restaurant to enter - very dark with mis matched table lamps barely lighting the interior. We went because we had read the reviews and tripadvisor about the food, which was indeed excellent. The food was served in the pan it was cooked in. My husband had chicken livers followed by beef stew - full of flavour and... More 

Thank Abicam
Herndon, VA
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I went here on the recommendation of our B and B host and we ended up up going back the second night of our Bordeaux stay. The food is all authentic French and the chef spends the day supervising the purchase of his ingredients. The lamb stew has an excellent sauce and is very tender. What brought... More 

Thank Hokie75
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

We were welcomed by the owner when we walked in before the restaurant opened. She told us to come back right when she opened since we didn't have a reservation. We got right in when we returned. There was probably 8 tables seating about 30 people. I had the pork, my sister had the rabbit and my mom had the... More 

Thank Shanjo P
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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016 via mobile

If you are in Bordeaux I highly recommend this beautiful place. We managed to navigate the menu with our limited french and a little help from the waitress! The food is spectacular. We had to go back a second evening to try some more dishes. Fantastic!!

Thank jesseek
Melbourne, Australia
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 27, 2016

We were taken to this great little restaurant by local friends. We all had different entrees which were quite nice but the pork dish to share was outstanding! With bread to soak up all the sauce, good wine and friendly company made for a great evening. Highly recommended, just make sure to book as place gets full quite quickly.

Thank Michael M
Nyon District, Switzerland
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

This place was recommended, was looking for typical local non-touristy restaurant and this place delivered. Reasonably priced, great location, small homey atmosphere. The food was excellent and very typical French Bordeaux region cuisine, like a homemade meal but better. Recommend to reserve ahead since it is small and gets busy. Also, I would say don't be the first two couples... More 

Thank Walter F
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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416 reviews
336 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our dinner - very thoughtfully prepared and presented food. I had the fish of the day which was cod baked with vegetables and hubby had the pork. Both were so full of flavour and just spectacular. We paired it with a lovely local wine which completed the meal perfectly.

Thank foodie_wanderlust
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 15, 2016

Bordeaux was very busy on Bastille Day and we managed to get the last table at this restaurant - next time we will book to make sure we get in. The food is delicious - I had very garlicky mussels to start. These had been removed from their shells, which meant no smelly fingers! My husband had eggs cocotte, which... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$33 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 rue des Faussets, 33000, Bordeaux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Bordeaux
  • Phone Number: 33556512409

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