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Restaurant Le M

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53 r Lafaurie de Monbadon, 33000, Bordeaux, France
+33 5 56 79 01 64
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Tue - Fri 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Tue - Sat 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Bordeaux, France
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Fantastic place to dine! The food is exquisite. An absolute pleasure. The ambience is cozy and chic with an open kitchen. The mix in flavours, presentation and quality makes it one of the best restaurants in Bordeaux. I'll keep going back!

Thank kelly_peyrouzet
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 14, 2017

A fantastic decor, attentive staff and just fabulous food. Every dish was just divine! I highly recommend.

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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 3, 2017 via mobile

We, a family with adult children, were celebrating a 23rd birthday here. While the entrance area does not look like much the eating area is charming. The staff were very friendly, there was a good atmosphere. The meal was absolutely delicious. Unfortunately, the dessert (chocolate tart) could not quite keep up with the amazing starter (soup, if I remember correctly... More 

Thank fifi_bugli
Davis, California, United States
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8 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

We made a reservation for 9 o'clock. We were seated promptly but we were not even given menus until about 20 minutes after and the waitress didn't take our orders until 45 minutes after we had sat down. The food took forever to get to us but it was worth the wait. Amazing meal--I would have given five stars had... More 

Thank Daley K
Salisbury, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Just popped in here on the off chance. Wow! Lovely cuisine certainly of a Michelin star standard. Lovely staff. Had a nice chat with one of the chefs. It's owned by 2 chefs who have both worked in high class establishments and it showed. Lovely airy restaurant with open plan kitchen. No crashing of pans, just professional competence. Short wine... More 

Thank Antony_Willman
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57 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Restaurant Le M is tucked down a small side street in Bordeaux, as with many great restaurants this is a hidden gem. The restaurant is very comfortable inside, open plan kitchen, with good unobtrusive service. The food is modern and well presented with flavours and textures to match. The 2 chef owners are going to be and already are a... More 

Thank DevonVacationer
Bordeaux, France
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416 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

Like many people, I tend to go to the same place when in the neighbourhood. But something about this place intrigued me, so stopped for lunch. I have now enjoyed a dinner there as well. The entrance kind of misleads in that it looks like a bar not a restaurant. Once past that, it is a beautifully decorated place, lots... More 

Thank mitch w
Punta del Diablo, Uruguay
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2016

Our visit to Le M de Monbadon surpassed all our expectations. Each and every course we were served was absolutely exquisite, betraying the mastery of the chefs who run this restaurant, and who made us feel we were being offered their greatest masterpiece each time. We cannot remember having any other culinary experience like it.

Thank Natalia G
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2016

The staff here are truly what made the experience. Personally, I am not into the molecular gastronomy/gold leaf/fancy plating thing, but the food was tasty, if a bit fussy. However, the two waitresses were so delightful - recommending the PERFECT wines (a graves superior to go with the foie gras that was a culinary highlight of my life!) and generally... More 

Thank Ruth F
Minnetonka Beach, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

We dined here with friends upon recommendations from other TripAdvisor users. It was a good restaurant with a choice of a fixed price or individual entrees. We found the food and service to be good. If you are looking for a good (not gourmet) restaurant, I would put this one on your list.

Thank VRJL

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
French, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Bar scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 r Lafaurie de Monbadon, 33000, Bordeaux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Bordeaux
  • Phone Number: +33 5 56 79 01 64

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