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Le Saint Pelerin

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$$ - $$$
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52 rue Saint Pelerin, 89000, Auxerre, France
+33 3 86 52 77 05
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2016

The restaurant was recommended by the hotel receptionist but our expectations were not met. The food is ok but nothing to be positively surprised about. The portions are big if that is what you like. Service was decent.

Thank Biddy_10
Washington DC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2016

We asked our hotel to recommend a restaurant serving typical food of the region and they suggested Saint Pelerin. We each opted for different offerings in the 3 course menu so got to sample the foie gras, escargot, monkfish wrapped in bacon, salmon, pear tarte and the cheese selection--and a bottle of lovely local wine. Everything was delicious. Really enjoyed... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in Auxerre en route to the UK and had the most delightful meal in Le Saint Pelerin. Here are people who really understand fine local cuisine. The foie gras de maison was delicious and the veal kidneys cooked perfectly. Disappointed that the chocolate fondant had run out, we had a selection of local cheese that were so beautifully... More 

1 Thank DebbieMel
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 21, 2016

Ate here on a saturday night at the end of January. We had pre booked using my finest french (!!!!) and we were not let down. Although it was the end of January, it was busy, so it was good that we booked. There were a selection of set menu prices and I think we had the four course choice... More 

1 Thank Andrew H
Coventry Uk
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 6, 2015

We fell on this place by chance while walking around Auxerre. What a great find. The staff were all helpful and friendly while maintaining efficiency. The menu was fairly limited but what we ate was of excellent quality. The wine list was pretty good too. Overall a gem hidden away near the centre of Auxerre

Thank PhilJA
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2015

Le Saint Pelerin is one street removed from the Yonne. The food is excellent. Some of the interior decoration is tacky but somehow it still feels right: As everywhere in Burgundy it seems, the wine is expensive and you end up paying €100 for two menues a bottle of wine and two aperitif.

Thank Martin S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2015

The menu choice was not large, but was a good range. all was perfectly cooked and presented. Lunch times it gets fully booked, so we ate in the evening, and for a rainy May evening it was till reasonably busy. Our 2, three course meals with a bottle of wine and Martini to start was 84€,

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Paris, France
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2015

The owner has no sense of service or accomodation to his clients and their needs and wishes. We had a reservation but we knew within minutes of arriving that we were not welcome. We were relegated to the back room (behind the kitchen!) where there was virtually no-one - and past many free tables out front. We asked for a... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 19, 2014

Great food ,great service ,great restaurant would eat there again very reasonably priced very helpful waiter who asked if every coarse was enjoyable and was making sure there was always bread on the table..

1 Thank littleAbby1964
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

This was one place that stands out from the rest on our holiday of river and canal cruising in France :) It Was a meal that we will always remember with open log oven and cooking on a open log fire . I had the pork casserole with the creamy mashed stuffed potato with local cheeses to follow all washed... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$16 - $38
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 rue Saint Pelerin, 89000, Auxerre, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Bourgogne-Franche-Comte  >  Yonne  >  Auxerre
  • Phone Number: +33 3 86 52 77 05

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