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Le President

Place Charles de Gaulle, 59000, Lille, France
+33 3 20 57 25 15
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good22%
  • Average14%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible36%
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“brunch” (2 reviews)
“crepes” (2 reviews)
“mussels” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
Place Charles de Gaulle, 59000, Lille, France
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Reviewed January 12, 2018 via mobile

We rose early on the morning of our departure from Lille to have breakfast in the town square. Reasonably pleasant experience in the beaming sun in summertime. We ordered a range of croissants, juices, coffee and other pastries all of which were part of a...More

Thank Greg W
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

Yet another coffee in France with wise and disrespectful waiters. Hello, we also live on the planet that is called earth and thanks a lot for teaching me that I have to take Creme on my cappuccino... what if I don’t ? Let me introduce...More

Thank nihan19721969
Reviewed October 6, 2017

We stopped here to grab a quick brunch, it turned into a longer stay because the location is great and the sun was shining. Service outside seems to be quite slow as we did have to wait a while to order and the waiter didn't...More

Thank Oonaghof
Reviewed August 3, 2017

Le President exists of where it is not of its reputation, I'm sure. The waiters are very busy but they are attentive. Just try a little common courtesy and learn a few words of French - not hard. The service was fast and efficient. We...More

Thank NorthernTraveller53
Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

Getting it out the way I manage hotels. Therefore I have an idea about restaurants and when I see the bizarre low rated reviews on here I have to ask why. Ok, this place has been through the wars but placed in the centre of...More

Thank Robert R
Reviewed July 14, 2017

This is an excellent place for a coffee break. Especially today with so many activities on the Grand Place during Bastille Day.

Thank John16752024
Reviewed June 24, 2017

Visited on 15 June 2017 at about 13:30. I had Salade Ch'ti followed by an enormous piece of citron meringue pie, and my wife had the quiche flan with maroille cheese with the café gourmand selection for dessert. We were pleased with the regional food...More

Thank Kilburnlad
Reviewed March 5, 2017

We wanted to have a drink on a fridaynight. I couldn't have a red wine, because the waiter told me that the bottle opener was broken. Instead of the red wine I had a below average glass of rose.

Thank Daan d
Reviewed January 15, 2017

Visited on 14 January 2017. We ordered: (1) mussels (2) soup of the day (celery and potato) (3) beef stew The male waiter was very friendly and polite and spoke to us in good English.

Thank ろんろんです
Reviewed October 9, 2016

Two of us had mussels, which were OK, if a little overcooked. My wife had a burger - she was initially put off by what we thought was a reference to cheval - and my daughter had a local delicacy carbonnade flamnade. With drinks the...More

Thank Ightham1
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Place Charles de Gaulle, 59000, Lille, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Hauts-de-France  >  Nord  >  Lille
  • Phone Number: +33 3 20 57 25 15
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