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L'Ardoise des Cloutiers

7 rue des Cloutiers, 17000, La Rochelle, France
+33 5 46 45 37 98
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Jun 17, 2018
“Excellent food!”
Oct 9, 2017
Open Now
French, European
$$ - $$$
7 rue des Cloutiers, 17000, La Rochelle, France
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Reviewed June 17, 2018 via mobile

We were there by suggestion of locals. Good service, amazing food. There are only 4 main courses on menu, we tried pork and it was soooo good, almost like made by my grandmother.

Thank Normunds_Sp
Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

Absolutely excellent. You would have to go far to get better food. I've been here a couple of times and it never fails. Great wines too. And great price.

Thank anonymousgimpy
Reviewed January 23, 2017

This little restaurant is quite popular at lunch and we were lucky to find a table for two without reservation. The service is friendly and quick. For lunch they have a special formula (three courses for 19 euros), or you can have just two courses...More

Thank FHN21
Reviewed May 29, 2016

when we set foot in the restaurant, we knew the meal would be good. The scent of food being prepared made our mouths water. We had only 45 minutes to eat, and we were seated and served quickly. we ordered one of the lunch specials...More

Thank thomas35000
Reviewed December 6, 2015

We liked the look of the menu and looked forward to being treated to some interesting tastes….Sad experience…..…..rather disinterested service, certainly not warm, horrible plates made of black "pottery", the noise they made when one scraped up the food was not nice at all…..the food...More

1  Thank estherl0
Reviewed September 21, 2015

Because of the good reviews on Tripadvisor, I suggested meeting up with friends at this restaurant. Being close to the market which opens on a Sunday, parking was a nightmare and we had to park a long way away from the restaurant. The brunch menu...More

1  Thank Tilloubill
Reviewed September 1, 2015

This is a great little restaurant away from the main tourist area. Food and service is excellent, would definitely go back.

Thank Richard J
Reviewed August 24, 2015

This restaurant is situated not far from the market. We were lucky to get in, as this is one of the few eateries open off of the Main Street on a Monday evening. Limited menu (5main dishes) but they all looked superb as they came...More

Thank Fauts
Reviewed October 12, 2014

We finally managed to get in here for lunch on Friday. And it was as good as I remembered! Having eaten here three years ago we wondered if it would be as good and it was. The service is very good too. We ate off...More

Thank jordanntony
Reviewed April 28, 2013

This is a pleasant little restaurant, smart and nicely decorated. In the kitchen is a chef who can make butter pastry and rich chocolate cake! He also does a good creamy risotto. The wine list is interesting although at lunch (which is always crowded) most...More

2  Thank Rosemary_9
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 rue des Cloutiers, 17000, La Rochelle, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Charente-Maritime  >  La Rochelle
  • Phone Number: +33 5 46 45 37 98
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