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La Vieille Poste

11 rue du Velodrome, 17240 Champagnolles, France
+33 5 46 48 50 23
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good23%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
Oct 27, 2015
“Probably the worst restaurant we have ever been to.... ”
Sep 1, 2015
“Simple food, nothing special but ok.”
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French, European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
11 rue du Velodrome, 17240 Champagnolles, France
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed October 27, 2015 via mobile

Such a shame this place has got so badly down hill since the new owners have taken over. We used to love this restaurant. We sat in the garden and were overran by ants. This cannot be helped of course, but the owners were very...More

Thank chris c
Reviewed September 1, 2015

This was an easy walk from our gite, we only visited the once. The people watching of the coming and going from the bar was interesting!

Thank KarenGuildford
Reviewed October 6, 2014

When the 6 euros change from our bill did not arrive - we eventually had to ask for it. After some while - the proprietor came back and tossed it onto the table with the words ` your change`! in very bad humour. Clearly he...More

Thank Edward W
Reviewed September 20, 2014

Champignolles is a small village with shop and boulangerie off the beaten track not far from Gemouzac, so is an unlikely location for this superb restaurant. The atmosphere is unique: full of original art, painted glassware and pottery and there's a lovely garden patio if...More

Thank Susan J
Reviewed August 5, 2014

Returned to eat here on annual vacation and quality and value remain unsurpassed. €17.50 for 3 courses is top VFM. No menu just a choice of 3 starters, mains and desserts. Ate in the lovely garden.

Thank CardiffBrianGlover
Reviewed July 27, 2014

This restaurant is a little out of the way but is cosy enough, very well presented with pleasant ownership and welcomed my dog! The food was freshly cooked and excellent and above all excellent value.

Thank Brian F
Reviewed June 2, 2014

We ate here last Saturday night, without a reservation. Sleepy little village and there were only four other people eating there. The restaurant is a modern art gallery ( not to my taste ) and also sells local produce. There is no menu and the...More

2  Thank ishenkin
Reviewed May 27, 2014

We have visited this restaurant for the last two years whilst in France. Our group consisted of myself and my husband, our two children, and my parents. We came across the restaurant following a review in the guest book of our cottage, and what a...More

1  Thank Fiona S
Reviewed May 26, 2014

Have visited the restaurant lots of times and am never disappointed. Lovely relaxed place, super owners and above all the food is simply top class. Thoroughly recommended.

Thank SL272014
Reviewed October 1, 2013

Went to this restaurant twice when in the area (6 of us). Although in a tiny village there wasn't a single sign for it so had to ask a local for direction. Renovated former post office run by an artist couple. sat o/s in the...More

1  Thank CardiffBrianGlover
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Restaurant Details

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    Service
  • Value
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Average prices
$18 - $20
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 rue du Velodrome, 17240 Champagnolles, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Charente-Maritime  >  Champagnolles
  • Phone Number: +33 5 46 48 50 23
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Description
Open for lunch Tuesday to Sunday, and also dinner all week. The restaurant owner is Mr. Daniel Lopes.
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