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Restaurant Les Orchidees

24 rue Thiers, 17000, La Rochelle, France
+33 6 76 48 67 75
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good30%
  • Average21%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible8%
Jun 18, 2017
“What a perfect find!”
May 6, 2017
“Bank holiday weekend”
Closed Now
French, European
24 rue Thiers, 17000, La Rochelle, France
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Reviewed June 18, 2017 via mobile

We wanted to get away from the insane sea-side crowds on a Saturday night so took a chance on this little restaurant near the covered food market. Suffice to say the service from Stephan and Lina was terrific (especially the wine advice), and while the...More

Date of visit: June 2017
1  Thank DazTaff
Reviewed May 6, 2017

We were in the city bank holiday weekend all the reviewed restaurants fully booked, so we came across this place, menu was ok, First impressions inside were not good, but as all other restaurants were fully booked we stayed. Food is excellent amazing presentation and...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank annieT8122IG
Reviewed September 22, 2016

Had a wonderful meal here on our first night in La Rochelle and it set a very high standard. The waitress was superb - translating things into English for us and very friendly. The food was excellent (pork tenderloin with rice) and eating outside on...More

Date of visit: September 2016
1  Thank Liz22_traveller
Reviewed September 14, 2016

Guys,I spent some days on holidays in La Rochelle in France,and a sunday afernoon my friend and I ,we were looking for a restaurant,and by chance we found Les Orchidess.We had lunch in a terrace with flowers,we had a delicius food,fresh,with a organic white wine,the...More

Date of visit: September 2016
1  Thank Francisco De As... D
Reviewed July 13, 2016

My date and I enjoyed a final dinner in La Rochelle at this wonderful restaurant. All three course were wonderful and no complaints. The beef was tender and juicy and the white asparagus soup was wonderful. The dessert was also great with a wonderful presentation....More

Date of visit: July 2016
1  Thank Leesa B
Reviewed December 16, 2015

A quiet little place worth booking. Select menu lovingly prepared and served. Good wines on the half bottle if you drink alone. Small dining room, avoid taking children .

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank Brian W
Reviewed September 13, 2015

but the service was far too slow. We were not the first in but we were the last to leave, not because we are slow eaters but because the time between courses was far too long. 50 minutes between the amuse bouche and our entrée...More

Date of visit: September 2015
Thank michaelj477
Reviewed July 22, 2015 via mobile

The restaurant has good potential, but is failing on some critical points though ; The chef visited our table to take our order, and noticed we weren't quite there yet, so he gave us some more time. A little later he noticed we were ready...More

Date of visit: July 2015
1  Thank Michiel K
Reviewed July 18, 2015

From the moment we entered the restaurant we were made to feel very welcome. Although my husband and I struggle a little with French, we were guided through the menu by a delightful lady owner who remained discretely attentive throughout the evening. Food was excellent,...More

Date of visit: July 2015
1  Thank Karen L
Reviewed April 28, 2015

central location, fresh food, a cook that cooks instead of heating pre-cooked meals, impeccable service, a bit expensive, but globally worth for a dinner experience

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank yendial
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$14 - $35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 rue Thiers, 17000, La Rochelle, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Charente-Maritime  >  La Rochelle
  • Phone Number: +33 6 76 48 67 75
  • E-mail
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