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L Estaminet

2 rue de la Poissonnerie, 28000, Chartres, France
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good49%
  • Average8%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (3 reviews)
“andouillette” (2 reviews)
“burger” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European
$$ - $$$
2 rue de la Poissonnerie, 28000, Chartres, France
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Reviewed 20 February 2017

On a Sunday afternoon in Chartres in February, when so many restaurants are closed, we read the menus on restaurant walls of those places that were open. Choosing L'Estaminet was easy: it was the only place that sported a menu with food for adults (andouillettes,...More

Thank peterportez
Reviewed 10 January 2017

we were visiting Chartres on a cold December day and popped in for lunch. The bar / restaurant is nicely old fashioned, bar downstair, restaurant on the first floor with an old staircase. We had two steaks with chips and salad, half liter of wine...More

Thank Lievenhx
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Simple but good little bistro for lunch. Small with friendly staff and good French food, very reasonable price too

Thank dward144
Reviewed 29 September 2016

Pavement dining. Had 2 main meals for 12 euro each , Maxi salad and Burger with chips (how un French!) Good service , tasty food.

Thank tezpil
Reviewed 26 September 2016

After hours on the road, the last thing we wanted was to sit in an overly commercial restaurant with a mass of humanity around. We found just what we wanted at L'Estaminet. Situated 2 minutes from the Cathedral this is a small place. However, the...More

Thank Winko2004
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Very nice people work here. We were very tired and hungry and it was late, so most other restaurants were already 'complet'. Here we had a nice salad and the meal you see in the picture: meat, fries ad more salad. It tasted good, it...More

Thank Captain_Cee
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

Small restaurant close to the Cathedral of Chartres. We both ordered the plat du jour, both were delicious. One was pork and the other duck. Glad we chose this place over others that had more of a tourist menu.

Thank Laura L
Reviewed 16 April 2016

Tourist or not, enter and go upstairs. Ask the waiter for some advice on food and wine. You will not be disappointed at all. This could be a tourist trap, yes, but when locals eat here too, expect normal good value for your dollar. We...More

Thank Ludo C
Reviewed 6 January 2016

Biere excellent, lunch (steak and frites) well presented, quality, and quantity not an issue, most agreeable. Service friendly, and efficient.

Thank Hellequin1513
Reviewed 5 November 2015

We decided to eat here based on the outside and pleasant aspect. We were not disappointed with our 3 course meal. It was well presented by friendly and informative staff. Would return without question. The Boeuf Bourguignon was particularly delicious.

Thank MrBernsC
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 rue de la Poissonnerie, 28000, Chartres, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loire Valley  >  Chartres
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