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Bistrot L' Exploit - CLOSED

16 Rue De La Cour Des Aides | Bordeaux, 33000, Bordeaux, France
+33 5 56 38 47 01
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“frog legs” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
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16 Rue De La Cour Des Aides | Bordeaux, 33000, Bordeaux, France
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Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

We had a wonderful meal at Bistrot L'Exploit. Sometimes I worry that the restaurant won't live up to the tripadvisor hype, but in this case it did on every count. From the warm and friendly welcome by the owners to the outstanding service from the...More

1  Thank joelk
Reviewed January 8, 2016

The very charming place with very fresh and really tasty food. Excellent service by the very nice couple of owners. Very interesting menu and good local wine. And the OXTAIL!!! Fantastic!

Thank Dr_Bekk
Reviewed January 7, 2016

Unique and excellently prepared french cuisine in a warm and friendly atmosphere made this dining experience one the the best we have had in the five years we have lived in France. The whole experience begins as soon as you walk through the door and...More

1  Thank cpetterson
Reviewed December 27, 2015

Planning our trip to Bordeaux, I wanted to pre-book all reservations to remove the “where do you want to go for dinner” debate that inevitably happens during most first time trips to a city. Trip Advisor led me to find Bistrot L' Exploit - #4...More

2  Thank JoeDrummer
Reviewed December 17, 2015

Beautiful traditional, tasty and fresh food. Portions are large, come fast from the kitchen(once they take your order) and the prices of the wine are not so high. You can get a nice Cru Bourgeois Rouge for 25 euro. Seared Foie Grass and entrecote were...More

Thank Lubomir S
Reviewed December 2, 2015

A reservation is essential for this understandably popular restaurant. The menu is both varied and interesting and it does not disappoint. The patrons Jacque and Laurance are absolutely charming and they ensure that every detail is taken care of. The food is delicious, the ambiance...More

Thank Angela U
Reviewed November 11, 2015

From a long distance discussion we chose this restaurant for a meal for 16 Americans (our friends) for our 50th anniversary party! The restaurant out did itself. We had a wonderful price fix dinner and the food was delicious. The staff was abundant and the...More

Thank Caroline A
Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

We have found this place from tripadvisor Looking for a French restaurant in Bordeaux. Although we had to wait a little to order our food, what came was definitely worth it. One of the best meals that I ever had. After the owner explained each...More

2  Thank egegege
Reviewed October 28, 2015

A friendly, hard working, couple with a sense of pride in their food and their restaurant. They make everyone feel welcome and carefully explain the various dishes on the menu. I had the frogs legs entrée and my wife had oeuf poche. Both delicious and...More

Thank WalkingStomach
Reviewed October 26, 2015

We booked this restaurant a month in advance and were glad we had judging by the number of people turned away during the evening. Lots has been said about the couple who run the restaurant and we found them to be totally helpful and thorough...More

Thank markm52
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$20 - $47
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions
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: 16 Rue De La Cour Des Aides | Bordeaux, 33000, Bordeaux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Bordeaux
  • Phone Number: +33 5 56 38 47 01
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