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Contes de Salme

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French, Belgian, Bar, European, Central European, Pub, Healthy
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Rue Jean Bertholet 6, Vielsalm 6690, Belgium
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice attentive waiters.Food very nice a little on the expensive side gets very busy in the evenings

Thank karenandjohn2016
Kent, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

ONE WORD AMAZING.. Food exceptional. Service good. Pricey, but well worth it. Chicken in Tarragon Sauce so good as wad the chocolate mouse. .Our husbands really liked the beers. Kids loved it too. Very Christmasy restaurant and quite traditional looking. Beautiful location , easy walk from Sunparks..

Thank Sally H
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Waited 20 mins before I could order my food. After 15 mins I was told my dish was sold out. I ordered a hamburger instead and waited more than 1 hour for my meal. 17 euros for a mediocre hamburger & dito fries. Broken washroom equipment. Would not recommend this tourist trap.

Thank Jeroen S
Brugge, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

There is a good reason why this restaurant gets good ratings. The combination of top quality food, large choice of beers and wine, excellent service and beautiful interior make this place an absolute winner. Staff were genuinely concerned to make our meal as enjoyable as possible. Shame the WiFi was not strong enough because of the thick stone walls, but... More 

Thank Ronny M
Alkmaar, The Netherlands
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

Had a crepe and a gaufre with a few drinks, they were pretty tasty. They won't win any awards, presentation is sorely lacking, but good enough for a quick bite!

Thank Jordan M
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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344 reviews
206 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2016

We had drinks only, so cannot comment on the food. Great location in the center of Vielsalm ... "castle" vibe inside, but the real draw is the outside terrace and beautiful view in a region where there are not too many restaurants with something similar (despite the beautiful countryside). We had coffee/tea, friendly and good service, so all good.

Thank ChrBrd
Cothen, The Netherlands
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Great location, nice appearance, good food. That was our experience with this restaurant in short. I would reccommend it, only problem might be that they speak mainly french, but this is no big deal.

Thank Mark B
Ottawa, Canada
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60 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

Stopped for lunch en route and was so happy we stumbled upon this great place. Excellent menu choices with local fair and children's meals. We chose to eat on the huge terrace, but wished we had opted for an inside table as there is so much to look at. They even have a little kids area inside. Service is not... More 

Thank Sally F
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Dinner with the family but the service was poor and the quality of the food terrible and way overpriced. The portions were too small.

Thank Joachim B
Brussels, Belgium
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2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016

Tried several times, good food, but we always had to wait a very long time: between 40 and 50 minuten for a meal. People serving meals are not at all friendly!

Thank luna135050

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
French, Belgian, Bar, European, Central European, Pub, Healthy
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Families with children, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Jean Bertholet 6, Vielsalm 6690, Belgium
  • Location: Europe  >  Belgium  >  Wallonia  >  The Ardennes  >  Luxembourg Province  >  Vielsalm
  • Phone Number: 003280216236

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