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La Diligence

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Comédie
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2 Place Petrarque, 34000, Montpellier, France
+33 4 67 66 12 21
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7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tue - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Fri - Sat 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Epsom, United Kingdom
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117 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not only is the setting for this restaurant stunning, in an arched room with an instant feel of quality about it, but the food and service match it. We had the menu degustation with the accompanying wines and it was superb. Highly recommended. we will be back for another visit at the earliest opportunity!

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Godalming, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In contrast with so many glowing reviews we were very disappointed by La Diligence. We chose the tasting menu with matched wines and felt the dishes offered were pretentious and not well executed. The seemingly lazy kitchen overcooked the guinea fowl, neglected to correct the consistancy of the sauce accompanying the fish and for an expensive restaurant presumably seeking to... More 

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Ware, United Kingdom
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212 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2016

This meal was the highlight of our trip to Montpellier. The cooking and finesse of the dishes was of the highest order and the wine pairings included with the menu degustation were excellent. If you are in Town then please do go - good value at €196 as well.

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Tielt, Belgium
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016

Very nice location in an late medieval surrounding. Excellent food and courteous but friendly welcome and service. More than value for money. One of the many restaurants we visited during our 8 day stay and to my experience the best food.

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Portsmouth, NH
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

We reserved (by email) from the States before we left home, based on top reviews in TripAdvisor. The exterior doesn't look like much -- we wouldn't have been drawn in if we'd just been wandering by. We would have missed an awesome dinner! The experience was top-quality from the first minute to the last (two hours later). Great service, excellent... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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95 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

The beautiful vaulted ceiling is nicely lit in this formal but unfussy room. We chose the 39 euro dinner, with 3 courses. Enough choice. The sommelier was friendly and helpfully steered us to a local well-priced wine. Everything is really done well, without any pretension. The best kind of French dining experience.

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Cassis, France
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122 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

We love La Diligence ! The food is great and so well prepared. The staff is so nice and smiling and caring so much .... The wine per the glass is fine ..and overall the large collection of malt whiskies is just a sin !! just wonderful. In addition, the location is historical and cute !!! so do not miss... More 

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Venlo, The Netherlands
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2015 via mobile

We had a great dinner in this restaurant! Nice atmosphere in a historic building. Service was great, please give the whiskey collection a try!

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Thank nelis97
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31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

You obviously do not get there to eat a lot. Nice but relatively expensive food. Service was great and the variety of whiskys at the end left us speechless!

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Cassis, France
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122 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2015

Everything is fabulous : located close the street Aiguillerie in the old town , la Diligence is in a lovely historical hotel. You enter the place through a fantastic selection of malt whiskies.... fabulous !!!!! Seated under superb vaults, hosted by a very caring and smiling staff who propose some menus ( 21 or 25 ) or "à la carte... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Place Petrarque, 34000, Montpellier, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Languedoc-Roussillon  >  Herault  >  Montpellier>  > Comédie
  • Neighborhood: Comédie
  • Phone Number: +33 4 67 66 12 21

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