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18 Place des Lices | 18 Place des Lices, 35000, Rennes, France
33299302525
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Monday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Campinas, SP
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They have a great chef, the food was delicious. I had merli fisb with spices and chorizo, very original combination. The restaurant has a great space with nice decoration.

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London, England
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129 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

Very popular on a Saturday evening. We'd booked and were welcomed and offered a choice of the few remaining tables not yet taken - they were soon filled as other reservations arrived. The menu choices, quality, quantity and presentation were all very, very good. The freshness really stood out for us, together with some excellent and really intense flavours -... More 

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Thank Geoff & Barbara
Anne L, Gérant at le Cours des Lices, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Le Cours des Lices nd for your confience. Thank you for your review and we always happy to know that you enjoyed. We hope to welcome you again. More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

walked in with no booking 8pm on a saturday. no problem for just 2 of us.i believe the person who looked after us was the chefs wife. she was very pleasant and told us of specials for evening. i had a starter that was one of the specials (duck liver pate). when it arrived and i tasted it i started... More 

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Anne L, Gérant at le Cours des Lices, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Le Cours des Lices. Thank you for your review and we always happy to know that you enjoyed. See you soon in our restaurant Le Cours des Lices More 

London, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

A charming restaurant. Smart and welcoming without being formal and stuffy. Good value, with a 3-course lunch at €21. A good quality house Chardonnay. A mushroom tart starter was good (but why not make it 'properly' vegetarian i.e. without the meat jus and bacon?) and the red mullet on a bed of peppers and vegetables was okay. The apple clafoutis... More 

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Anne L, Gérant at le Cours des Lices, responded to this review

Thank you for your confience and your review. We like to know your comment to improve our restaurant. For the mashroom tart starter, if you want it vegeterian don't hesitate to tell the waiter and we will do it without problem. We want your satisfaction firstly. Thank you again. We hope to welcome you again in our restaurant Le Cours... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

I had a wonderful dinner there, the food is excellent and copious. I would grandly recommend the seafood marvellously cooked ! It's a very welcoming and cosy restaurant !

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Anne L, Gérant at le Cours des Lices, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Le Cours des Lices and for your confience. Thank you for your review and we always happy to know that you enjoyed. We hope to welcome you again More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2015

If you want to taste the best French gastronomy in downtown Rennes, go see Jacques and Anne Faby. Le Cours des Lices is one of my very few "5-stars" restaurants where it's almost impossible to have a bad experience. While Jacques cooks simple, perfect dishes with the freshest vegetables you ever had, Anne and her staff will make sure you... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Everything was good here - the service, the knowledgeable staff, and the food was sublime. Quite simply, the tarte aux pommes I had was the best I've ever had! In Rennes this has to be a must go restaurant.

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Thank Kathryn F
London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

We visited Rennes during a business trip and ate at Le Cours des Lices on a Saturday evening. Friendly and attentive service, excellent food and an extensive wine list, this restaurant is not cheap, but if you are looking for a quality meal I would thoroughly recommend it.

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Wales, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We stopped in Rennes on our visit to Brittany - sorry it has taken a while to write this review but we have just arrived back in the UK and it was on our 'things to do list' We were delighted with our evening, the welcome and the service was genuine and excellent. All staff very helpful and great thanks... More 

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Washington, DC
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45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

le Cour des Lices is a well designed contemporary restaurant with very good food and service. The menu du jour is an excellent value. Highly recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$22 - $49
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Street Parking
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Place des Lices | 18 Place des Lices, 35000, Rennes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Ille-et-Vilaine  >  Rennes
  • Phone Number: 33299302525

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?