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Restaurant Chez Tante Fauvette

10 rue Sainte Croix, 62500 Saint-Omer, France
+33 3 21 11 26 08
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pollock” (4 reviews)
“mussels” (6 reviews)
“cheese tart” (2 reviews)
Open Now
19:30 - 22:30All hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
10 rue Sainte Croix, 62500 Saint-Omer, France
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Reviews (188)
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1 - 10 of 188 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a fabulous find . The restaurant was entrancing , the food superb . Oliver made the whole evening one to remember . Cannot recommend highly enough .

Thank kdocking
Reviewed 1 March 2017

A great little place. Olivier runs everything, and can speak English just fine. Nice short menu, and excellent food. A most enjoyable visit. Clever stuff and reading matter all around, too. Well done that man!

Thank BobandGina
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Just a one night stay in St Omer with friends to do the usual stock up of great food and drink for Christmas. Was looking for a good restaurant with traditional french artisan cooking and found this one on TripAdvisor. This restaurant is quite amazing....More

1  Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Delicious food, great wine and lovely, friendly chef-patron. Couldn't fault it. Authentic regional food, with seasonal ingredients from the market. Had a wonderful evening and will be back!

Thank fekq
Reviewed 29 November 2016

The threshold at 10 Rue Sainte-Croix is not just a transition from a chilly November evening into a warm, quaint dining room. It is also a step back in time. Back to a time when service was not a commodity but a pleasure. The Chef...More

Thank StevenJohnBarnes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Arranging dinner Chez Tante Fauvette is like having dinner with a French friend. Olivier is the owner, is also the cook, the waiter and the entertainer - he speaks very good English in between serving and cooking. The food is authentic and local. Clearly he...More

Thank JPD62240
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We went there with my soon-to-be in-laws family and we had such a great time. It felt like travelling through time and being sent to the beginning of the previous century. The menu is renewed every week, maybe not many choices, but everything looks great....More

Thank Sebastien D
Reviewed 14 September 2016

Visited this lovely very French bistro..had one of the best meals we have had in our past two weeks in France. We had mussels, fish with home grown vegetables and shared a dessert, carafe of great wine and bill was €60. The patron cooks the...More

Thank Avril C
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Can't praise this place enough. My wife and I have just spent a very pleasant evening with Olivier. He's a great character, a great host and a great Chef (even told me how to cook my egg starter).

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Found by accident but had probably one of our best meals....mussels cooled in honey and cod with rhubarb. Absolutely brilliant, the chef is the waiter, entertainment and chef who also speaks very good English. The menu was varied and I chose the mussels and the...More

Thank Wendy S
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
do they open for lunch
23 November 2015|
Response from jayne w | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but not sure, does it say on there site?? It is only small as stated so they may not or if they do jus weekends. He speaks English so a phone call may begin order. If you can go you breally must great vexpetience... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 rue Sainte Croix, 62500 Saint-Omer, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Hauts-de-France  >  Pas-de-Calais  >  Saint-Omer
  • Phone Number: +33 3 21 11 26 08
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