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Le Vieux Presbytere

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$$ - $$$
French, Gastropub
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Place de l'Eglise | 5 le Bourg, 33570 Montagne, France
+33 5 57 74 65 33
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Today
12:00 - 22:30
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Hours:
Tue - Wed 12:00 - 14:00
Thu - Mon 12:00 - 22:30
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New Zealand
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed this restaurant because it appeared to have a local feel to it, rather than being full of tourists. It is tucked away at the back of the church square and hence had a nice feel to it. Very little English was spoken by the two people serving (not a criticism but just be aware if you do not... More 

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Thank DicknDebs
The Hague, The Netherlands
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81 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

If you're easily spooked, you might be advised to steer clear of the place- given the proximity to a graveyard. Overall pretty nice place with nice staff. Food was a bit of a mixed bag, with some good starters but just average main courses.

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Thank Bram B
London, United Kingdom
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158 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

The Le Vieux Presbytere is the epitome of a local French restaurant that's off the beaten path and has good traditional meals. It's not fancy, but at the same time warm and traditional. Probably the best part for my wife and I was the service, the owner spoke perfect English and was amazingly nice. All of the food was good,... More 

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Broughton in Furness, null, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016

We parked our motorcycle outside and walked in off the street unbooked last saturday evening. We both had the Menu de plaisir meal at 28.00 euros and quite honestly it was one of the best meals we have ever had and at the price outstanding. It's a shame we were on the bike as I could have killed a bottle... More 

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Wettingen, Switzerland
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

After a hectic time in St Emilion we came upon this restaurant in Montagne. The had a table available and we enjoyed an excellent lunch there. The food was tasty, beautifully presented and the service was top notch. Very relaxing and enjoyable. A postscript: dog friendly they brought her a bowl of fresh water without us asking.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 June 2016

We'd got a bit lost looking for a particular vineyard, which didn't matter as the scenery around here is stunningly pretty. Le vieux Presbytère was a lucky find, we wandered in without a booking. Our hosts offered a choice of tables inside or out. Outside was charming, a quiet courtyard lovingly cared for. Our light lunch was perfect. Flavours were... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went for dinner at Le Vieux this evening and had high hopes for it having read the majority of reviews on TripAdvisor. I can only assume we are living in a parallel universe as this was without a doubt, the single worst meal I have ever been served in a French restaurant. My first course (asparagus,... More 

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Clare, United Kingdom
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172 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016

Situated close to the church in Montagne (a satellite of St. Emilion), this traditional restaurant offers high quality food, reasonably priced on the Prix-fixe menu. This was my third visit in the last 10 years, and the service and quality is very consistent.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2015

We had a wonderful dinner. The food was excellent and ambiance very nice. We had the set menu at 38 Euros which was very good value.

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Thank Edward W
Dublin
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36 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015

We ate here a few years ago and inspired by admittedly dim memories, returned in expectation and were not disappointed. The food here is excellent, prepared and served with great care and attention to detail. The staff were most courteous, helpful and professional. We chose the "Vieux Presbytere" menu, which was very good value. Mme had the duo of foie... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 52
Cuisine
French, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Place de l'Eglise | 5 le Bourg, 33570 Montagne, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Montagne
  • Phone Number: +33 5 57 74 65 33

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