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La Marmite

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$$$$
French, European, Contemporary
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3 rue de Florence, 76000, Rouen, France
+33 2 35 71 75 55
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7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wed - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Birchington, United Kingdom
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179 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

Tucked away a few streets from the rather overblown Jeanne D'Arc Square with its more synthesized restaurants is this charming little restaurant where service is impeccable. The food is also varied, delicious and well-presented. The maitre d is solicitous and informed, making things run smoothly. The menus are varied, offering fairly good value for money. Our steamed guinea fowl in... More 

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Alexandria, Virginia
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2016

This cozy seemingly family run restaurant offers wonderful, elegantly presented regional cuisine. The intimate setting, attentive service, delicious dishes make this an "off of the beaten path" destination. Highly recommended!

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Twickenham, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2015

Some poor misguided soul (we’re all looking at you ‘Anthony H’) called this a hidden gem. That, I assume, is the same kind of lazy jargonese that estate agents use for ‘luxury’ flats or a ‘bijoux’ cottage: believe me, none of the above are either luxury, bijoux or a gem. As far as I’m concerned La Marmite is run by... More 

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Buxton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2015

With a name like La Marmite most English people might not expect much but this small unpretentious restaurant served excellent food with excellent friendly and helpful service at a price which compared favourably with some other restaurants serving less impressive food in grander surroundings.

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Market Harborough, United Kingdom
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372 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2015

I was often told as a child that good things come in small packages and this fits the description very well. It is a small family run affair and so they tend to turn away people when they have had enough for the night. Those lucky enough to get a table will be happy, so avoid disappointment and book or... More 

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australia
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115 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2015

We found this small restaurant by accident. The owner was friendly and helpful especially with the choice of wine. The food was excellent and the number of apparently well-satisfied French people who were there must say something. We found it to be a little over-priced but then it was a city-centre restaurant in summer.

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Thank brianandgail
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27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2015

A wonderful menu served in delightful surroundings, we were helped to find the most suitable wine to accompany our dishes and each course was elegantly served, the time between courses was perfect. strongly recommend this restaurant

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Thank Ilikeabeer
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2015 via mobile

La Marmite is a fabulous little french restaurant. An absolutely beautiful menu and a very nice wine list. The service was excellent. Sea bass was superb.

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Thank Deirdre M
Bergerac, France
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407 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 409 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 6, 2015

Small restaurant. Lovely menu. Great service. Superb food; well presented; well cooked and fresh ingredients. Very good wine list. Lovely owner (someone else said that he was "intimidating"???). Good value. Off the tourist track and largely locals.

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Ware, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 31, 2015

Stay away from the Joan of Arc Square. This little gem is the real deal. The owner may look a bit intimidating and you will probably find only 3 tables occupied at lunch time, but you will get personal attention!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$23 - $64
Cuisine
French, European, Contemporary
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Seating
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 rue de Florence, 76000, Rouen, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Haute-Normandie  >  Seine-Maritime  >  Rouen
  • Phone Number: +33 2 35 71 75 55

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