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La Citadelle

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9 Place Georges Picard, 79200, Parthenay, France
+33 5 49 64 12 25
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“beef” (2 reviews)
“great service” (4 reviews)
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9 Place Georges Picard, 79200, Parthenay, France
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Reviews (193)
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1 - 10 of 43 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went as a group of four they were very busy on a Tuesday lunchtime but they managed to find us a table even though we hadn't booked (Advise that you do book in advance). Great food two had the duck confit which was fabulous very...More

Thank Owlfred W W
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Initially we were a little put off because La Citadelle looked so small but we noticed that it was busy and full of local people which is usually a good sign. We found a small table on the street outside (perfect for our dog) and...More

Thank Halladay
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Came here with some business friends and had a great time. The restaurant is small but quaint. Held 14 of us with no Issues but we had a bunch of local groups around us enjoying dinner also. Had the goat cheese salad and the entrecôte...More

Thank Mike F
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Saw this one on TripAdvisor before we went to Parthenay (we check them out before we go). Took a chance and didn't book and got squeezed in behind the door. The menus are on a chalk board. Ordered the steak, the piece of beef (local)...More

1  Thank Paul H
Reviewed 2 April 2016

Food is good, lots of choice and very friendly service. No menu, just choose individual dishes, so can choose just one course if you want.

Thank Cath W
Reviewed 14 December 2015

La Citadelle is a charming restaurant in the ancient town of Parthenay. We were delighted by the smiley service and good food and wine, all at a reasonable price. The restaurant was busy, with quite a few British guests, some of whom struggled with the...More

Thank MichaelWinnerRIP
Reviewed 17 October 2015 via mobile

Went to La Citadelle after reading the reviews on TA, it is a lovely 'bistro' type restaurant, but unfortunately the food did live up to our expectations, a very good choice of food & wine available. The starters were quite basic & expensive for what...More

Thank 979paul
Reviewed 15 September 2015

We ate here twice during our visit this summer. On both occassion found the food to be fabulous. The food is all freshly cooked to a high standard. Dont be put off if the ground floor looks full there are table upstairs. However, if you're...More

Thank Melsey1
Reviewed 10 September 2015

It was difficult to get the waitresses attention to order drinks or wine. It took her 3 attempts to work out what the she thought the bill should be at the end of the meal. We had a good party atmosphere so I didn’t want...More

Thank ian W
Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

Food,surroundings and service all very very good. Always enjoy it here for the French feel of the place and the food is delicious. All the old favourites on there,plus a few new ones including fish'n'chips -Looked like the real thing complete with Sarson's vinegar,but we...More

Thank Gasman69
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Place Georges Picard, 79200, Parthenay, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Deux-Sevres  >  Parthenay
  • Phone Number: +33 5 49 64 12 25
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