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6 Place Cadelade, 43000 Le Puy-en-Velay, France
+33 4 71 04 55 55
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016

This looks lovely from outside and the decor inside is attractive. The service is erratic and the food was very disapppointing. I chose a special of lentil veloute (Puy lentils!) which was served with mussels and croutons. However, it was cold and quite disappointing. The main course of an entrecote with daupinoise poatoes was inedible. The waitress commented on it... More 

Thank Wendy M
Warragul, Australia
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147 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

We tried this restaurant for both late lunch and dinner. Both times the young staff were excellent. Happy, smiling,helpful young men brought us our menus, answered our questions and recommended choices. Whilst the appearance of some parts of the salad looked tired the flavours were great. The potato dauphinois served with the duck was exceptional. Wine prices are great, we... More 

Thank Christine F
Geneva, Switzerland
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230 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2015

Seems to be run by very inexperienced people. Servers were all very pleasant but the food was industrial, not reheated enough (tepid), not fresh at all. Good beer though.

Thank Xeni25
lepuy-hotels, Responsable commercial at La Taverne, responded to this review

Dear Xeni25, Thank you for taking the time to review the Taverne. I would like to apologize for the negative experience that you had with us. I can assure that is not the service quality that we stive to provide our guests. All our menus are home made products. I assure you that we take your comments to improve our... More 

Melbourne, Australia
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329 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

We were staying at the Ibis styles which offers a 10% discount to guests at this restaurant. It was easier on our first night in le Puy to eat here and not search around. The meal itself was tasty, but the staff were more inclined to chat with each other than serve the meals! The price www not bad, but... More 

Thank Fiona S
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125 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2015

This place was attached to the Ibis Styles and we got 10% off as guests of the hotel. It mostly features Alsacian type selcetions along with duck and burgers with selections of the famous le Puy lentiles added, even buns made with them. The service was excellent, our meals good and it was full of walkers starting on the Camino... More 

Thank lpennin104
Glenrothes, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 20, 2015

Staff were great, but the menu was geared for short stay visitors. 10% discount card from our hotel encouraged us to try it out. The menu had groups of dishes, but eventually they were all similar. By the end of our week, 3 visits were more than enough, and each one was worse than the last. Disappointed.

Thank marydoll19
lepuy-hotels, Responsable commercial at La Taverne, responded to this review

Dear Marydoll14, Thanks you for your comment on tripadvisor. Our taverne offers 3 different menus each with 3 starters, 3 main courses and 3 desserts. In order to answer all budgets and customer desires. If, however, you prefer to order "à la carte" it would also be possible.... You could dip into our many specialties, salads, meats and fresh fish.... More 

Grand Baie
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 13, 2015

What''s my good surprise. After reading precedent comments, didn't except a extraordinary lunch but it was a real good one! A sympatic team with a warming welcoming, fresh dishes and London local specialities, very tasty! I recommend

Thank Gloria G
Paris, France
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231 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 18, 2015

Meals served according to this well-known Brasserie chain standard but overall quality level is medium-low for the food. Pleasant overall atmosphere and staff high-efficiency/courtesy

Thank JMG780
Midi Pyrenees
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26 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2015

Carafe of house wine good for the price, but the main course was rather thin and had a massed produced feel to it. Service was good, waitresses knew what they were doing. 10% discount for guests who stay in the Ibis Styles hotel. Next time would prefer to go further afield and try something new. Would be good in summer... More 

Thank larazet
London, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 20, 2014

We ate here twice during our visit to Le Puy, once for dinner and once for lunch. The restaurant is conveniently located on a nice plaza with outdoor seating and a fountain, attached to the IBIS Styles Hotel.(if you stay at the hotel, you get a 10% discount on your meal). We were pleasantly surprised at both the service and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
French, International
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Kids, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:30 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Place Cadelade, 43000 Le Puy-en-Velay, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Haute-Loire  >  Le Puy-en-Velay
  • Phone Number: +33 4 71 04 55 55

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