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Bougainville Le

26 rue Saint Etienne, 89450 Vezelay, France
+33 3 86 33 27 57
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
26 rue Saint Etienne, 89450 Vezelay, France
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Reviewed October 20, 2011

Thanks to TA, we found Le Bougainville in Vezelay. It is rated the best (of admittedly a small number of restaurants), and there is a reason for this. It is great... plain and simple. The service was excellent and the food was also. Try the...More

2  Thank Michael T
Reviewed October 19, 2011

This was a delightful restaurant, very cheerfully painted yellow walls, fresh flowers on each table, the menu was printed out on a chalk board with daily specials. Service was excellent and friendly. I enjoyed a delicious Onion soup and coaxed the chef to part with...More

1  Thank FindYourSelfInFrance
Reviewed October 1, 2011

We dined at Le Bouganville and were pleased to find it to be one of our best dining experiences of our trip. It was a very cute little restaurant, with beautiful bouquets of flowers all from the owners gardens. The menu was very french with...More

Thank Big Hugo
Reviewed September 28, 2011

From the street, Le Bougainville appears rather mundane but the food, the service, the smiling and welcoming hostess make this restauant a must-visit during the short time you visit Vezelay. Salads were fresh and lightly dressed, some with roasted goat cheese , the fish exquisitely...More

Reviewed September 21, 2011

We were greeted warmly. It is a very homey restaurant-what one would typically expect. The food, wine , and especially the cheeses were wonderful.Highly recommended

Thank mflickermd
Reviewed August 4, 2011

Modest little restaurant serving authentic local dishes. We had the escargot,which was excellent, and the Oeufs en muerrette, the restaurant specialty, again very tasty. Highlights though were the main courses, blanquette de veau and bœuf bourguignon , rich flavor and tender meat. The opportunity to...More

1  Thank randomtraveller010
Reviewed August 2, 2011

We ate an outside table on the street and had a really fun, sweet waitress. The food was excellent (prepared by the hostess's husband). We had the best bouef bourgignon that I've ever had.

Thank ankiandlarry
Reviewed July 6, 2011

If You enjoy honest Burgundy food, attentive dervixe, and a Great wine list, you'll definitely enjoy this place

2  Thank brazilgus
Reviewed August 29, 2010

Each course was wonderful and very French. The service was elegant and thoughtful. Our children had a unique experience, the inexpensive children's menu was not typical. They even got to select an elegant dessert from the adult menu. Great choices, reasonable prices, reasonable table wines,...More

Thank m0m0ftwins
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Families with children
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
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 rue Saint Etienne, 89450 Vezelay, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Bourgogne-Franche-Comte  >  Yonne  >  Vezelay
  • Phone Number: +33 3 86 33 27 57
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