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Aux 40 Gourmands

) #31 of 222 Restaurants in Poitiers ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ French
40 rue Carnot, 86000, Poitiers, France
+33 5 49 37 01 37
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good43%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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40 rue Carnot, 86000, Poitiers, France
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1 - 10 of 23 reviews

Reviewed 31 March 2017

We went for our second evening meal there as it was very near our hotel. We did not regret it as it was very good traditional French fare. We had hot goat cheese salad and then chicken with cream of mushroom sauce. Then we had...More

Thank timothy21
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

We chose this restaurant after reading other reviews on Trip Advisor and we were not disappointed. A very friendly welcome from Monsieur who gave us books to read while we had our aperitif and later puzzles between courses. He also entertained other tables with puzzles...More

Thank Ilene M
Reviewed 18 July 2016

This is what I expect from a restaurant in France. A proper auberge style place to eat. Genuine people running it, basic but good food. The couple running it were lovely, he had loads of,puzzles he brought to your table to keep you entertained. The...More

Thank Jo M
Reviewed 10 May 2016

"We enjoyed our first meal there so much we returned the following evening" is about the best recommendation I can give. The food was terrific, rich and full of flavour, and something I would love to replicate at home (if only). All delivered by a...More

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

Three of us went there. All had simple main course. Friendly waiter and waitress. Good food. Nice atmosphere. Price reasonable. Central location. All exactly as we expected. Would go there again.

Thank dreamont
Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

We had an excellent evening here. Restaurant is opposite the Hotel L'Europe and close to Ibis, just past the Hotel de Ville car park. Quite small but if any larger it would have a different atmosphere. The owner is very welcoming and gave everyone books...More

Thank BiggCafc
Reviewed 13 June 2015 via mobile

This restuarant was just around the corner from the ibis where we were staying. The owner was very welcoming with lots of puzzles to keep you amused. The food was excellent but the portions in some cases were rather large. I had the pate starter...More

Thank Mike b
Reviewed 8 April 2015 via mobile

My husband and I visited this little restaurant after walking past many other restaurants which all looked very similar. This restaurant is small and traditional. The owner was a lovely man who when he found out we were visiting the city, brought out an old...More

Thank RebTyson
Reviewed 2 April 2015

Luckily we picked this restaurant from a number in the area. Very friendly waitress and also the owner. Got great help choosing our starter and main course and also choosing a nice wine. While waited for our meal local books of the area in French...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 18 February 2015

We returned to this lovely place in January 2015. This time bringing all of our 3 younglings along . The wonderful owners once again made us feel so very welcome . The food was delicious. My young son polished off an entire bucket of mussels...More

Thank Lovejoy-Black
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 rue Carnot, 86000, Poitiers, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Vienne  >  Poitiers
  • Phone Number: +33 5 49 37 01 37
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