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Le Gensake

Certificate of Excellence
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French, European, Brew Pub
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7 Allee de la Republique | 33890, 33890 Gensac, France
+33 5 57 47 41 04
11:00 - 22:00
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Wed - Sun 11:00 - 22:00
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Sydney, Australia
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85 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We were very lucky to find this place, friendly service and amazing food. We really enjoy the experience so much we returned for both lunch and dinner many times. The kids really enjoyed eating there as did we. They also have an amazing selection of quality wines from the best local vineyards at reasonable price. The staff at Le Gensake... More 

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Velines, France
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

We visited the restaurant and received excellent food, excellent atmosphere and well priced restaurant.

Thank samsteadman
Loubes-Bernac, France
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24 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Nice seeing. Lovely open fire. Choice of quiche or terrine and salad to start. No real finesse to either but OK. Choice of cod and rice or faux filet and chips. The faux filet was OK, the chips were not great and the strange little pot of sauce was... Well, strange. Dessert was tarte tatin. Again OK. Nothing about the... More 

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Newport Pagnell, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Super dinner in a sleepy town. A great and lovely surprise, because Gensac is well off the beaten track and Le Gensake seems to be the only place in town! Fabulous welcome, outstanding service and great cooking!! Well worth making a detour for!!

Thank dicko1410
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49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Set in the village of Gensac,the Gensake is a traditional kind of restaurant on the main street. The interior is quite French, with a piano near the entrance in the bar area, and you would almost expect to see Rene from Alo Alo behind the bar. You would not be totally disappointed, as the waiter has a well maintained moustache... More 

Thank 753sylviah
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116 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Our last night after staying in a delightful B&B, in the equally charming town of Gensac. Had an early flight out of Bordeaux airport, so asked our host for any local suggestions for dinner, as we had to get up very early for the drive. While the plan was solid, it fell apart by going to Le Gensake!! We stayed... More 

Thank NorthofDetroit
Libourne, France
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4 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

This is one of our two local restaurants in beautiful Gensac. It has everything going for it, good food, fine wine, good service, tasteful decor and conviviality. Not expensive either. Summer or winter, a super evening all round.

Thank martin p
Laguna Beach, California
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56 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Gouthier has a gem here! Dinner is special, changes regularly and was an exceptional delight that from be them open on Sunday. Friends tell us lunch is more basic. If you ask for Le Cart du Vin, you will be shown the wall of wines from which to choose, mostly from local producers. Not truly 5 stars but given the... More 

Thank Cattongue
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Very helpful and knowledgable staff, particularly the landlady Jenny. Comfortable atmosphere, especially the small outside area at the rear of the restaurant, and most importantly the food was refined well presented and very tasty. This was all at a reasonable price. We have now been on several occasions and have never been disappointed. The most recent occasion was on a... More 

Thank jerry g
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89 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

On Gensac high street this popular restaurant has a nice set menu for 25€. Nice courtyard at back with pleasant waiting on staff. We were just behind a large party so a few delays were to be expected but the food made up for that. Cod was done just right, bruschetta to start with tomatoes, aubergine caviar and mozzarella was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 27
French, European, Brew Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Allee de la Republique | 33890, 33890 Gensac, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Gensac
  • Phone Number: +33 5 57 47 41 04

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?