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La Vieille Porte

12 rue de la Vieille Porte, 72000, Le Mans, France
+33 2 43 24 03 76
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mash potato” (3 reviews)
“steak” (7 reviews)
“french fries” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European
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LOCATION
12 rue de la Vieille Porte, 72000, Le Mans, France
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1 - 10 of 64 reviews

Reviewed 24 October 2017

Thank you Trip Advisor for directing us to this absolutely fantastic restaurant. Excellent service, amazing food - especially the beef (the best we have ever eaten! Very relaxed and convivial atmosphere - a wonderful evening.

Thank LYNNESMITH919
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

I absolutely fell in love with this place, I dined here every day of my stay in Le Mans. It is a bit more expensive than similar places, but it is well worth it. The food is delicious and well presented, the portions generous and...More

Thank Timofey V
Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

We chose this place for lunch as it was full of local people and we found out why - excellent! Great food and an interesting menu, good wine and very good service with English spoken. Would not hesitate to recommend it - only sorry we...More

Thank X1GTX
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Thanks to Trip Advisor and google maps we found this absolute gem. We've not stayed in Le Mans centre before so usually stick to basic hotel gayer. Tonight it was great to walk the streets have a drink and select a restaurant with good reviews...More

Thank philatic
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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Very well prepared food and very attentive and hard working staff. We had the gourmet 3 course menu priced at a competitive 24€. Excellent food, and staff service was spot on. Well recommended.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 16 August 2017

This is a lovely little Restaurant with fantastic food where the french eat, so you know it is good. The staff are charming and speak english better than I speak french. In the evening you can get a 3 course dinner for E 23.90 so...More

1  Thank Tine D
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Everything - location, decor, service, wine and especially the food make this a spectacular restaurant. Please book as it is always busy and you would not want to miss out

Thank BatterseaJames
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Had dinner on a Thursday night witnessed people being turned away. Foie gras starter as good as I've had anywhere followed by brochettes of beef for me and ham for her accompanied by a mushroom and potato mash. Pain Perdue to finish which seems to...More

1  Thank Eldimpo
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Whilst living in Le Mans, my daughter was recommended to this excellent restaurant by French friends. So during the week of the 24 Heures du Mans, we all went there for her 21st birthday meal and it was superb! Their special mash potato was to...More

1  Thank 0Karen111
Reviewed 13 July 2017

We were travelling through Le Mans and stopped in the La Vieille Porte for dinner and what a meal it was. We were lucky enough to get a table by booking around 6:30 but if you can pre book it's advisable. The food is exquisite...More

Thank 220darrellw
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Response from Tine D | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I really don't know. Best thing to do would be to contact the Restaurant and ask them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 rue de la Vieille Porte, 72000, Le Mans, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Sarthe  >  Le Mans
  • Phone Number: +33 2 43 24 03 76
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