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Auberge Chez Cul de Paille

3 rue Theophraste Renaudot, 86000, Poitiers, France
+33 5 49 41 07 35
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pates” (2 reviews)
“main dish” (3 reviews)
“wine cellar” (2 reviews)
Closes in 25 min
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Hours
French, European
$$ - $$$
3 rue Theophraste Renaudot, 86000, Poitiers, France
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Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

This is virtually the first place you come to, walking from the station into town, but worth stopping for. We arrived around 9pm on the TGV and wanted a place to eat before everything closed. 3-course set menus, with choice of main dish, and if...More

Thank JDLangton
Reviewed June 6, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I booked a table based on it being close to our central Poitiers hotel and the TA reviews. We were there at 7:30 and the place quickly filled up on a midweek evening. We were glad to have chairs rather than stools!...More

Thank JandSD
Reviewed January 11, 2018

After reading the Trip Advisor reviews, we thought we'd book in. So glad we did, what a wonderful start to our Christmas holidays. The service was brilliant, the ambience was perfect, the food was delicious, the trip to the cellar to choose my wine was...More

Thank tillytomi
Reviewed November 29, 2017

Small restaurant with nice ambience. Must book. We booked a couple of hours ahead and got the last table. At least as many diners as were there were turned away during the evening. It is a very meaty restaurant. Not somewhere we would take our...More

Thank Hilary B
Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

Stopped off in Poitiers en route from Spain to Belgium. This restaurant was just around the corner from our Ibis Styles hotel, and the comments on TA encouraged us to dine there. We were not sorry. Our plates to share of 4 starters were delicious...More

Thank pja47
Reviewed September 14, 2017

Since it seats only a few covers it is probably best to book ahead. We saw at least three couples refused last night and that was only a Wednesday. No choice of starters of dessert but bother were excellent and the price of your meal...More

Thank charles h
Reviewed September 9, 2017

Thanks to TA decided to eat here first night of stay. For 22 euro had a great set meal experience, 5 plates of starters appeared each delicious, then you choose your main, beef cubes kebab were unbelievable, then 3 desserts arrived. All washed down with...More

Thank Arabest83
Reviewed August 25, 2017

Thanks to TA this came out as one of the best in Poitier. I'm so glad I followed TA advice otherwise we would have walked past it in favour of the more "prominent" restaurants in the main square. Without a doubt one of the best...More

Thank Martin H
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Wife and I were in Poitiers looking for a place for lunch. There are many dining opportunities in the vicinity of the Town Hall, however the Cul de Paille caught our eye on Trip advisor so we hunted it down. Auberge Chez Cul de Paille...More

Thank Roger H
Reviewed July 20, 2017

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel staff. A short walk through the quaint village was fun and we arrived and welcome with english speaking waitstaff! The menu was explained and offered plenty of options for the adults and children as well as my daughter,...More

Thank Lyllian R
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November 1, 2015|
Response from CDP86000 | Property representative |
Hello, we will gluten-free dishes, all homemade with you so we will see what the chef can cook yourself. There are 2 car parks nearby. You can send an email or phone +33 5 49 41 07 35 to book! See you soon
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 rue Theophraste Renaudot, 86000, Poitiers, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Vienne  >  Poitiers
  • Phone Number: +33 5 49 41 07 35
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