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Meson La Venta

#463 of 1,928 Restaurants in Bordeaux
Certificate of Excellence
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17 Place Meynard, 33000, Bordeaux, France
+33 5 56 91 59 80
Monday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sun 19:00 - 23:00
Tue 12:00 - 15:00
Wed - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 15:00
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London, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

very busy place would advise to book in advance. Tapas are great as well as main dishes. Good size plate and good value for money. would definitely recommend the sangria. staff are very friendly

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Dublin, Ireland
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405 reviews
236 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 701 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We wandered the square in which this restaurant is situated. Choices between French, North African and this one. We picked this one...I fancied a tapas. And ordered the gambas, the calamari and a tortilla. My partner ordered the chevre salad with magret slices (hot). There was a cidre and a glass of rose - an Extremadura .... all for less... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

Staying on St Michel square we decided to try this place on our first night, we were pleasantly surprised, the waitress who served us was lovely and helped us to work out the menu, the food was well cooked and plentiful. Price was also very reasonable.This place was always busy both lunch and evening. Not your typical french food but... More 

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St Albans, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Turned up late for a meal after a day travelling. They could not be more accommodating. The waitress was really patient and helpful in deciphering the menu for us. An excellent meal under the spectacular St Michel church tower. Well worth a visit for a meal and drink if you are in this quarter of Bordeaux.

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Sydney, Australia
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60 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

At the square of a beautiful church. We happened upon a flea market happening on a Tuesday and that was fabulous. Exhausted we sat at this restaurant. The plat du jour was 11 euros. We had pepper stuffed with fish and then a whole baked sea bass with roast potatoes and ratatouille. Amazing value. Fabulous efficient waitress and beautiful view... More 

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Thank Massagesue
Ireland
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101 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

Loved this place, went with no expectations, but if you want proper spanish food, this is it! we are spanish argentines and we loved this place, loved the creme brûlée (unique, please don't miss this!) and loved the tender calamaris , meatballs, ham and cheap wine! Great service and ambience. Loved it!

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Bordeaux, France
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2013

This is one of my favorite restaurants in one my favorite neighborhoods. What can I say, they are super friendly and down to earth here, the food is fresh and healthy, and the terrace rocks. In the winter the inside in nice too. This resto is not fancy, just simple and good. I have been to several Spanish restos in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 27 - USD 33
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
Thursday
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
Friday
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
Saturday
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Place Meynard, 33000, Bordeaux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Bordeaux
  • Phone Number: +33 5 56 91 59 80

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