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101 avenue Paul Doumer, 92500 Rueil-Malmaison, France
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Rueil-Malmaison, France
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is one of my favorite restaurants in Rueil. The food is delicious, and served in generous proportions by a smiling and warm-welcoming staff.

Thank EliasRehayem
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Although the place is at the corner of two streets, there was no nice inside. The food was very good and all the meals well presented to us. The service was very good too and we only have to say that the tables are too close to have the feeling to share your meal with the table next door.

Thank Riccardo G
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

Went for dinner after a long day's work on a business trip. Was greeted by pleasant staff with no reservations. Service was relaxed yet attentive. I had the confit de canard and my colleague the rougeau fish. Both enjoyed our dinners and service. It became clear that this is a popular neighborhood hangout. Altogether a pleasant experience.

Thank Luc L
Bristol, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

We booked this restaurant via The Fork as it had good reviews but was near to our accommodation, we knew we might be late so didn't want to waste time. What a great place! Both the servers were friendly and attentive even though it was pretty busy. We ordered the aubergine and the artichoke starters, both were really tasty. We... More 

Thank TracyMW
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2016 via mobile

Typical French, very big portions, good prices and many many polite and smiling faces! Try the trois grillades.. I.e. mixed grill! Well cooked and tasty!!!

Thank theobeetle
Brussels, Belgium
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

We had a wonderful time at L'Estaminet. The food was tasty and the service was good. Delicious desert...

Thank estrellafugaz_11
London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

I stopped here for lunch on my way to an exhibition at the Atelier Grognard and a visit to the Chateau de Malmaison. Although the restaurant was empy when I arrived at noon, it soon filled up. The food was good and reasonably priced, and the service friendly.

Thank Susan A
Frankfurt, Germany
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

the food was average. The tiramisu marron glaçé was quite nice. Abit noisy for lunch as there were a lot of clients from nearby companies.

Thank Soni S
Boerne, Texas
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41 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

On our walk from the RER train in Rueil-Malmaison to Chateau Malmaison, we happened upon L'estaminet. The place was alive with the lunch time crowd! My wife had the Chorizo Burger, and I had the Welsh Burger. Yum, and the frites were the best I've ever had -- clearly, they were cooked in FRESH oil! I highly recommend a visit!

Thank Stephen P
Seattle, Washington
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Literally, 7 very hard-to-please doctors found this to be the perfect prescription after a long and tiring day. Sarha welcomed us warmly and coached us through the dinner menu en Anglais with just the right balance of patience, playful humor, and confidence in her restaurant’s cuisine. Even the chef appeared at our table to ensure that we were satisfied with... More 

Thank D M M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 avenue Paul Doumer, 92500 Rueil-Malmaison, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Hauts-de-Seine  >  Rueil-Malmaison
  • Phone Number: 147491335
anciennement "Bar le Bonaparte"

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