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Le compostelle

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Lille Centre 12
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4 rue Saint Etienne, 59000, Lille, France
+33 3 28 38 08 30
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12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sun 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Lille, France
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

Good service - imaginative food - menus in English and vegetarian available for those interested. Lovely as a treat - we had the Plat de Jour in our case sea bream cooked to perfection. Wine was from Chile ; Carménère which is an ancient variety from Bordeaux.

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Thank Rijselman
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant unique food Grate mixture of local and and eastern cuisine Located at the beautiful old city

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Thank Taly N
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016

We have visited this restaurant every time we have been to Lille for the great food. Oh dear, times have changed. We started with tempura asparagus, just two spears, served on an eggy sauce with white asparagus from a jar. The tempura could be eaten with your fingers but as the food was served in a small bowl the rest... More 

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Thank AandT_10
London
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21 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2016

Went here whilst on a romantic weekend away (apart from the 30,000 odd slightly drunk Swiss football fans :-) )The food was really good and refreshingly creative. The service was a tad slow but that' was the only grumble....

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Thank Ricky38London
Warwick, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 21, 2016

The welcome we received was excellent and the food was wonderful. An imaginative menu was a very pleasant change after a series of good but largely formulaic and unadventurous dinners in Aix en Provence. The quail starter was utterly brilliant and the turbot which followed was truly outstanding. Service from the charming professional servers was pleasant and engaging. We will... More 

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Thank Alan C
edinburgh
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124 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

We had the 3 courses for €35 menu which was delicious. Good reasonably priced Wine and Table water for free which we are so used to in the UK but doesn't seem to be common in France. Staff very friendly and would recommend.

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Thank katie26
Channel Islands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 16, 2016

This was our first visit to Lille and as we strolled around the old part of the city looking for somewhere to eat we came across "Le Compostelle". We were made to feel very welcome and the three of us had a delicious meal accompanied by a very pleasant bottle of wine. It is not a cheap place to eat... More 

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Thank Bernardeau
London, United Kingdom
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110 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 20, 2015

We really enjoyed the food and dining at Le Compostelle, the restaurant is fine dining, romantic but lacked atmosphere, The beautiful building is quite incredible, service was good as with the food!

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Thank Geoff H
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

We went here for a friends birthday it was really well laid out. The restaurant had put us in our own private room so that we didn't disturb the other guests. The food was good with the option of a number of set menus which also came with wine. Service was great and there were no issues at all with... More 

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Thank Kimberly W
Devon, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 30, 2015

This restaurant is an old coaching inn which has been interestingly restored and updated. The menu is good and generally the food was certainly excellent, but not in all cases. We were a party of 7, the booking made through our hotel and we arrived at 7.30, the first to arrive. Some of our party ordered starters and these were... More 

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Madame, Vous êtes venue dîner au Compostelle dernièrement et vous nous reprochez le délai d’attente de l’envoi de vos plats.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$14 - $53
Cuisine
French, Delicatessen, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 rue Saint Etienne, 59000, Lille, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Hauts-de-France  >  Nord  >  Lille>  > Lille Centre 12
  • Neighborhood: Lille Centre 12
  • Phone Number: +33 3 28 38 08 30
  • This restaurant is at Le Compostelle
Description
Lille is now only 80 minutes from London by Eurostar.

Le Compostelle is located in the old city centre, and the restaurant is the ideal place to combine shopping and gastronomy.

This former relay from Saint-Jacques-de-Compostelle which dates back to the 16th century has become a gourmet paradise.

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