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Le Bistrot St Julien

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Cite Medievale, | 2 Place St. Julien, 61700, Domfront, France
02 33 37 14 60
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Margate, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We've now been here several times when staying with friends in the area. We chose the €21 menu. It was a Saturday evening at the beginning and July and the place was buzzing. As usual the young lady, I presume the owner, on her own, very efficiently greeting people, serving the drinks and the food. We didn't have to wait,... More 

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Peterborough
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Read other reviews, so gave it a try. Lunchtime 11 ish euros a Menu du Jour. Very basic, little choice and not very well cooked. The starter was mostly lettuce with tartlet containing cream sauce and some form of meat, served in a silly square dish, others I noticed turned it out onto their side plate. Main was a chunk/slab... More 

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Chatham, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

This is a traditional little bistro with no airs and graces. At lunchtime the set menu had little choice-gizzard salad followed by a beef stew. The is a lot more choice at weekends and the evening but I did struggle although what I did eat was good. The waitress let me order off menu with a little mozzarella salad as... More 

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Stonington, Connecticut
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016 via mobile

Dropped in for lunch and was pleasantly surprised. The menu of the day was a fish cake with salad, a delicious brioche? With salmon incorporated, an eminence of beef and a clafoutis with pear and chocolate for desert... Yum! Two of our party had it and loved it. We samplers thought it was great too. I had a tartine Normand,... More 

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Le Teilleul, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

Well cooked and presented food. Great service and warm ambiance. Have been several times and never been disappointed.

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Domfront, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2016

Good quality food, cannot fault the service. Always busy so don't leave it to late to arrive especially at lunchtime.

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ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2016 via mobile

We visited this lovely little restaurant this evening based on the trip advisor reviews. Our evening couldn't be faulted a simple salad for starters followed by a lovely main course of pork with bacon and super veg butternut squash ,broccoli, green beans and baby potatoes .For desert one of the best creme brûlée I have ever had.the waitress was alone... More 

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016 via mobile

Great meal excellent service really enjoyed . A very well polished 2 person team the food was excellent quality and the service was brilliant will return again

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Paisley, Scotland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015

In the heart of the Medieval old town this restaurant offers quality food, good value set menu in a beautiful building. The outside eating space is lovely. Highly recommended. The pace is service is French and food cooked from scratch so enjoy the slow pace and enjoy it. This is not fast food.

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Margate, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015 via mobile

Had a lovely meal here the other evening, excellent value we had the 21€menu. It was a Thursday evening and they were quite busy when we arrived and more people arrived. The food was delicious with a good choice. A small intimate restaurant, we will certainly return if in the area and would thoroughly recommend

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cite Medievale, | 2 Place St. Julien, 61700, Domfront, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Orne  >  Domfront
  • Phone Number: 02 33 37 14 60

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?