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Cantine Menhir

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OMG DO NOT MISS THIS PLACE

Amazing wines!!! Food was outstanding. Service was impeccable. Do not miss the opportunity to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ChefAmandaBaby
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South Windsor, Connecticut
Wonderful food and wines

A small but serious business that grows and produces a wonderful range of wines, red, white and... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2018
Barbara L
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

The food was delicious and a great balance between traditions and inventiveness, the wine pairing was excellent - we ended up buying two bottles. The service was professional and friendly, they have an elegant setting but it is unpretentious. Really a gem and unique in...More

1  Thank dashaTheWorld
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We have been loyal customers of Cantine Menhir (the restaurant is called "Origano") for many years. The owner has tried to continually improve the premises and expand business. The cantine and restaurant are lovely and now very "Napa" in approach. Unfortunately, the prices have soared...More

2  Thank ah2010
CantineMenhir_12, Guest Relations Manager at Cantine Menhir, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

Dear ah2010, thank you for your review. All comments and reviews are relevant for us, the positive, but mostly the negative, because this is a chance for us to understand what we have to improve. We are very sorry that you feel the quality of...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing wines!!! Food was outstanding. Service was impeccable. Do not miss the opportunity to eat and drink here.

Thank ChefAmandaBaby
Reviewed 13 September 2018

A small but serious business that grows and produces a wonderful range of wines, red, white and rose, and also serves seriously good food. We had such an interesting evening, starting with a little tour of one of their vineyards (many thanks Gianfranco) and information...More

Thank Barbara L
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Special location, interesting concept and good food! We tried couple of different dishes, land and sea and we were not disappointed. I strongly recommend going there and try it out. I really like the concept of the wine, each dish was matching a different wine....More

Thank MeryClaire
Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

Brilliant lunch here - fantastic setting, really welcoming and attentive staff that considered and matched the wine to every course - excellent food and great service Very enjoyable - simple but delicious food

Thank dtfredsatvcdsy
Reviewed 8 July 2018

We came here for lunch on the recommendation of our hotel and were not disappointed. The setting is quiet and peaceful, and the garden in which it is situated is very pretty. We were welcomed with one of their lovely wines, and then each of...More

Thank ROLO01
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

After a recommendation we arrived for lunch to a welcome greeting and description of lunch offer. Wine was selected for us in relation to our meal choose which was wonderful. I cannot speak highly enough on the service and the food that we received today....More

Thank kristio669
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

The food was delicious and a great balance between traditions and inventiveness, the wine pairing was excellent - we ended up buying two bottles. The service was professional and friendly, they have an elegant setting but it is unpretentious. Really a gem and unique in...More

1  Thank dashaTheWorld
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Really interesting dishes served with an array of home produced wines. Lots of unusual flavours. Great find!

Thank Ian P
Reviewed 9 November 2017

We have been loyal customers of Cantine Menhir (the restaurant is called "Origano") for many years. The owner has tried to continually improve the premises and expand business. The cantine and restaurant are lovely and now very "Napa" in approach. Unfortunately, the prices have soared...More

2  Thank ah2010
CantineMenhir_12, Guest Relations Manager at Cantine Menhir, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

Dear ah2010, thank you for your review. All comments and reviews are relevant for us, the positive, but mostly the negative, because this is a chance for us to understand what we have to improve. We are very sorry that you feel the quality of...More

Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

I was not overly impressed by this restaurant . It was recommended to us but I felt that the food was overrated . Service was also not impressive. Perhaps it was a bad day.More

Thank WasPY6
CantineMenhir_12, Guest Relations Manager at Cantine Menhir, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2017

Thank you for your review. We are sorry that you were disappointed by the food and the service. I can guarantee that the quality of our ingredients and raw materials is excellent. We apologize if the service was slow and I hope you informed our...More

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