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La Raffinerie

54 rue Foure, 44000, Nantes, France
+33 2 40 74 81 05
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
26 May 2017
20 Aug 2016
“Well cooked local produce”
Closes in 21 min
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Hours
French, European
54 rue Foure, 44000, Nantes, France
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

Locally sourced ingredients, deliciously prepared. The food was excellent: perfectly cooked hake (merlu). Simple menu but not expensive (menu at €19), very good value for cooking of this quality. A small restaurant where you can see the chef working which too me is always a...More

Thank Andrew D
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We booked for Friday night and pleased we did. This is a popular restaurant with a more limited evening menu to respect local produce and availability. We started with foie gras and terrine ( 2 starters)followed by tuna, pigeon and veal ( 3 main courses)...More

Thank Simon S
Reviewed 14 December 2015

This was an incredible restaurant , staff superb and take you through the small menu.Had scallop starter , veal main and half litre carafe of muscadet for €45 . Only a small restaurant that would cater for 24 covers or so . If you are...More

Thank Philip H
Reviewed 24 October 2015

An excellent little restaurant, with fresh daily specials and an amazing wine list specialising in local rarities, but with a good selection from all over France. Exceptional value for money -- both the food and the wine. Cosy, romantic even if that is what you...More

Thank RobinLee126
Reviewed 4 November 2014

This restaurant is one of the best in the area, rue Fourré, where you can eat in dozens different places. Don't go there if you haven't booked, unless you are very lucky: it is always full! The menu is always perfect, and the place is...More

Thank Charlyne G
Reviewed 24 September 2014

The menu obviously changes frequently here and is kept deliberately small with only about 3 choices for each course. We went for dinner and actually I wasn't that keen on that day's menu on first reading but by the end of the meal I was...More

1  Thank Jon E
Reviewed 29 August 2014

After difficult in finding a restaurant open in Nantes on an August Monday evening we were rather trepidatious. We needn't have worried. This is a place that serves generous portions of really nice food. Rustic and modern rather than nouvelle. Brilliant foie gras, amazing chutneys,...More

Thank peedieg
Reviewed 23 June 2014

My friend and I went there for a dinner, - was almost the single place which was open during that day (national holiday I believe it was). Centrally located this restaurant has a stunning cuisine worth of all three Michelin stars, good service (some guests...More

1  Thank Marina_Ivashina
Reviewed 20 June 2014

Nice small restaurant with amazing food. The foie gras and beef were wonderful. My friends had the pork terrine which looked great. Wine list and service are both very good

1  Thank MasonOrion
Reviewed 15 February 2014

This small restaurant serves delicious food accompanied by great Loire wines. The starter (Saint Jacques) were just right and the main course was wonderful. The chocolate dessert concluded a perfect diner. Although the place is a bit full and would benefit from fewer tables, the...More

Thank 62Willem
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 rue Foure, 44000, Nantes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Loire-Atlantique  >  Nantes
  • Phone Number: +33 2 40 74 81 05
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