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Lumiere

) #1 of 334 Restaurants in Cheltenham $$$$ European, British,
Clarence Parade, Cheltenham GL50 3PA, England
+44 1242 222200
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Overview
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (141 reviews)
“smoked eel” (13 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
Clarence Parade, Cheltenham GL50 3PA, England
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211 - 220 of 682 reviews

Reviewed 18 October 2015

Dinner at Lumiere courtesy of our very generous daughters and son-in-law. 9 Course taster and Wine Flight has to be THE best present ever! Food outstanding, complimented by perfectly matched wines, slick, friendly and informative service in modern but small restaurant which is warm, welcoming...More

Thank hopkins_s2
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière P.s. Saskia is still loving making her souffles...More

Reviewed 17 October 2015

Every dish is lovingly prepared. This is a restaurant to remember. We will go back for special events time and time again.

Thank Josh n
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 16 October 2015

What a fantastic experience above and beyond our expectations 9 courses + Wine and Coffee a superb meal the deco is simple but very taste full with a beautiful fresh orchid placed on the tables. It wasn’t just a meal it was a gastronomic experience...More

Thank Carolm49
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

We have been here afew times now and although alittle pricy for the standard night out for us it's worth every £££. The food is amazing, everything tastes wonderful and the staff are super attentive and relaxed. No loud music so you actually have a...More

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LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 15 October 2015

Ate here on a team night out. Great front of house and skill in the kitchen. Scallops and belly pork to start Pork 3 ways as a main and then a chocolate pudding (outstanding!!)....good wine all round Not sure why this place doesn't have a...More

Thank Andy C
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 10 October 2015

The team at this restaurant are masters of their craft. The small restaurant has a calm and understated decor, the front of house team are charming and attentive without being intrusive. We opted for the 3-course tasting menu rather than the 7-course alternative. Lumière's wine...More

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LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

Wonderful place, amazing food, delicious wines which is second to none, should be Michelin star. 1st class service Thankyou for a wonderful experience that we will never forget 😃

Thank laner007
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 5 October 2015

A first visit to this restaurant based on the reviews on TripAdvisor and we were not disappointed. Excellent food very well presented and lovely friendly staff.

Thank John B
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 3 October 2015

love this restaurant its fresh clean modern 3rd visit and wow the food is out of this world we had the tasting menu and it was fab the service is of high end would recommend any thing as I'm sure it would be great thanks...More

Thank julie w
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 14 September 2015 via mobile

My partner took me here for my birthday. It was amazing. Food was exceptional, and the service was exemplary. For the quality of the food it was very well priced.

1  Thank Christopher B
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

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junesilv
30 January 2017|
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Response from LumiereCheltenham1 | Property representative |
You are able to send a request for a reservation from our website & one of our reservations team will then contact you to arrange your booking within 24hours. (Please note that we are closed on Sundays and Mondays.) If your... More
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zahir18
31 October 2016|
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Response from clairel545 | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant is bijou (small but perfectly formed). I would not take my dog even if was permitted. Sufficient space for diners not for dog too.
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zahir18
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 36 - USD 104
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Wednesday
19:00 - 00:00
Thursday
19:00 - 00:00
Friday
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
Saturday
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Clarence Parade, Cheltenham GL50 3PA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Cheltenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1242 222200
  • E-mail
Description
Lumière is intimate fine dining restaurant set in the heart of beautiful, Regency Cheltenham. Run by Chef Jon Howe and his wife Helen. Lumière offers a short inspirational menu and friendly, informative service. Jon excels in being able to put a new and interesting twist on traditional dishes, the menus change frequently allowing Jon to make the most of the fresh produce available to him.
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