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La Vieille Porte

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12 rue de la Vieille Porte, 72000, Le Mans, France
+33 2 43 24 03 76
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:30
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Tue - Thu 19:00 - 22:00
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 19:00 - 22:30
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely fantastic meal. Steak cooked to perfection. Mushroom tatties were magic. If you're in Le Mans and need a steak, go here!!

Thank JimmyMcSporran
Le Quiou, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

reasonable unpretentious food - restaurant quite packed on a quiet tuesday evening. plenty of business dinners there

Thank PeterHockenhull
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and wonderful service! Wish we could return but I'm from Southeast Asia. Price was very good for what we got! Too bad no more space for dessert though.

Thank Ching2010
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

One of the best meals I had in France. Amazing Pave of beef and the Bordeaux was a treat. On top of all of that the service was friendly and attentive and they happily helped us with the menu and selecting something sweet from the amazing desert menu. I would go back in a flash.

Thank emma2739000
Debrecen, Hungary
1 review
Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Thank you! It was very good, both the service and the dinner. :) I'm pretty sure I'll come back next time as well.

Thank 758jankas
Uckfield, United Kingdom
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170 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

My wife and I had a lovely evening at this restaurant, the staff were friendly, helpful and very welcoming. Our meal was beautifully presented and tasted as good as it looked. The restaurant is comfortable and charming, reasonably priced with a good menu and wine list. We would recommend this restaurant.

Thank clives868
Lyon, France
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We went one time to take on lunch the express menu. We found it so tasty and enough that we did'nt believe so small amount on our bill... Then we came an other time. This restaurant really need stars in the tourism's guides.

Thank gentilpote g
Stockholm, Sweden
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62 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Went here for dinner while on a short stay in Le Mans, and I do not regret going at all. Fantastic atmosphere, friendly and helpful staff, perfect service, good wine paired with excellent food. All in all top class!

Thank PeGe_sthlm
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

What can I say.. you always eat well in France. In Le Mans it was no different. This locale has great service quality and professional waiters provided attentive service. But the star has to be the food and their specialities ... just A1!!!!

Thank orient88
Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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172 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

We found The restaurant through tripadvisor and a very good review there.Thanks. It was as written: charming and very French. Very friendly staff and a good meal for low prices. We had the brochet, a very tender piece of meat . I had the Rossini sauce and I can recommend that. As strater Ihad the fait maison mi cuit foie... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:30
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?