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L'Illustre

8 Rue Champeaux, 10000, Troyes, France
+33 3 25 40 00 88
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Overview
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good47%
  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
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CUISINES
French
PRICE
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8 Rue Champeaux, 10000, Troyes, France
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1 - 10 of 127 reviews

Reviewed 3 November 2017

Not sure why some people gave a bad review; our food was very good, the waitress was friendly and all were willing to speak English. Yes it was busy and service was perhaps a bit slow, but if your trying to enjoy your meal and...More

Thank kiwies0776
Reviewed 14 October 2017

After walking up and down the beautiful street we decided to visit this lovely restaurant. The service was good and the food lovely. It wasn't very cheap in comparison to some other local places but we found the food good, although I think the portions...More

Thank FroggirlSouthWales
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

We were enticed by a nice looking menu but the quality of the food was poor and overpriced. The owner was a miserable git who made us sit by the door (freezing cold when it opened) despite their being tables in the restaurant. Our waiter,...More

Thank skiboy55
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

this restaurant seems to be very good but not in any way for vegans. the salad niçoise was the only option, stripped from egg and tuna and anchovies. there was little left, just salad and bell pepper and artichokes. the lady suggested to exchange the...More

Thank jampaginny
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This was one of the worst meals I have ever had. The fois gras was completely tasteless (like lard) but luckily was served with jam, the veal was so tough you could hardly cut it, the salad was dull and the lettuce old. It was...More

1  Thank jocelynd245
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Our visit did not start well.. the fuming couple at the next table were leaving a note which read 'we won't come back - it took more than an hour to serve our food'. We asked the waitress if there was a problem and she...More

Thank SMitch214
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Let me start at the end. Yes. Creme brûlée. One of the best. Very friendly staff, good menu and well executed dishes. Nice wine list.

Thank Laurence M
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

We went to L'illustre as we stopped over in Troyes on our way north from Burgundy. Our hotel had made a reservation for us which, upon arrival, the restaurant could t find but they had plenty of space so no bother. Sat right by the...More

2  Thank LionHeartedGirl
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Second visit in two years, made very welcome very nice waitress spoke good english,my husband enjoyed the gravalax followed by the chicken he cleared both plates said it was delicious. I had the moules and fries which were delicious enjoyed with two very good size...More

Thank midgempyle
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

We chose it as it seemed busy.The chips were undercooked, although the staff were quick to solve this. We asked for a medium cooked burger and it was overdone and rubbery. However, I did enjoy the tartare.

1  Thank James W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Rue Champeaux, 10000, Troyes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Grand Est  >  Aube  >  Troyes
  • Phone Number: +33 3 25 40 00 88
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