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Le Poivretsel

32 Place des Cordeliers | 32 Place Des Cordeliers, 89000, Auxerre, France
+33 3 86 33 81 86
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“salad” (2 reviews)
“blackboard” (2 reviews)
“sauce” (3 reviews)
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French, European
$$ - $$$
32 Place des Cordeliers | 32 Place Des Cordeliers, 89000, Auxerre, France
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Reviewed January 2, 2018

Set in a charming square in the old town, this small restaurant was recommended to us by our nearby hotel. Great service, interesting menu on a blackboard and excellent French country cooking in sufficient portions. Reckon on about €30 per head for 3 courses, plus...More

Thank 1953Trek
Reviewed June 4, 2017

We sat outside in May. I had the egg hors d'oeuvre, oeufs cocottes, deliciously runny eggs in melted cheeses. Then I had a Portuguese-accented veal dish, subtly spicy, peppery sauce, but not sharp at all, spicy just to be rich in flavor. It was accompanied...More

Thank ronald k
Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

A local pointed us in the direction of this fab little restaurant which has a great location, friendly service and excellent food, we are a bric parcel filled with chicken and mushroom in a thyme sauce with gratin dauphinois, all really tasty and well seasoned...More

Thank john cam f
Reviewed April 20, 2017 via mobile

Sat typing the review in the restaurant. Warm welcome, friendly and accommodating. They offered a corner area and left the table free next to us so we could relax and enjoy. (Two children under 5) On the wines, we asked about the different wines and...More

Thank chi11er
Reviewed October 1, 2016

We arrived on a cool autumn evening and saw the tables outside under sunshades but decided it was not warm enough to eat outside. When we entered there appeared to be no tables laid out so we though it was outside or nothing. Fortunately, we...More

Thank meshamPeterborough
Reviewed September 13, 2016

Staff were were very friendly and welcoming, offering an excellent choice of win by glass/carafe/bottle with recommendations and tasting before buying. The menu was very good, wide range of choice and mainly French style and local dishes. thoroughly recommend, very busy when we were there...More

Thank 66AMS
Reviewed August 27, 2016

This restaurant off the place de Cordeliers gets very busy so you need to book. We went on a hot evening so it was lovely to sit outside in the courtyard cooled by the misting system. The waiter and waitress were very friendly and welcoming....More

Thank lasatu
Reviewed August 4, 2016

A wonderful place to eat, if you are into authentic, freshly prepared french food. Menu is written on a large chalk board which is brought to your table in the outside courtyard. The proprietor is happy for you to browse at leisure and also to...More

Thank debss28
Reviewed July 27, 2016

This was a small bistro with an exclusive meat menu so carnivores only! I ate steak and my partner veal. Perfectly cooked and delicious. The cheese board was local and very good. We drank Macon Lugny, of course!

Thank Aliandstam
Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

you will be charmed! this is the most french restaurant i have been to for a long time. very professio al and almost insolent personal but extrimely competent. that is a real french humor thaat is the france i am missing. and the food... i...More

Thank Eric B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$18 - $33
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:59 AM - 2:00 PM
11:59 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:59 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Place des Cordeliers | 32 Place Des Cordeliers, 89000, Auxerre, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Bourgogne-Franche-Comte  >  Yonne  >  Auxerre
  • Phone Number: +33 3 86 33 81 86
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