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Hippopotamus

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Grill, French, Steakhouse
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48 rue Frederic Bastiat, 87280 Limoges, France
+33 5 55 04 04 34
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Today
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 19:00 - 22:00
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 19:00 - 22:30
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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

This was nicely laid out. The menu was available in English, and some of the staff could speak some English as well. I had steak and chips. I asked for the steak medium and indeed it was and very nice. The house red wine was quiet nice. There was no delay in service, and it would appear that local families... More 

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Thank Liamoog
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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146 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2014

quantity could be better. it is oke but do not have any high expectations. These places are to eat when you are hungry. Nothing to do with dining.

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Thank JPJ88
SHEFFIELD
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2014

We have visited this restaurant several times before and had a very enjoyable meal and experience. This was way we we chose this restaurant to celebrate our son's birthday, but we were very let down and not one of us enjoyed our meal. Firstly we shared the combo basket starter between four of us, the basket of food came along... More 

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Thank ALAN S
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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114 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2014

An excellent place to eat with 10% off the bill for staying in B.& B.. The staff were really very helpful as we were struggling with our schoolboy French but they understood and were really very helpful. Not the cheapest place to eat but certainly a good menu choice and plentiful. We have eaten there in the past and the... More 

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Thank Brian T
Warrington, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2012

Three of us went here for an evening meal at 7pm, the staff were eating. A waitress got up, showed us to a table, no smile, no welcome and, having given us the menus presumably went back to finish her meal. We ordered off the fixed-price 2 item menu, starters were fine. We all ordered chicken breast and baked potato... More 

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2 Thank Norbert
Bristol
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2012

Modern restaurant, really good service, quality food and reasonable value! Kids meal was particularly good value.

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Thank NorthernG
Chateauponsac, France
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2012

I have been here a few times and was really disappointed once, the food wasn't good. Having said that, have been again since and it was very good.

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Thank Taunya S
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2011

Nice place good food, there is server name camille is very helpful and speaks good English

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Grill, French, Steakhouse
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 rue Frederic Bastiat, 87280 Limoges, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Haute-Vienne  >  Limoges
  • Phone Number: +33 5 55 04 04 34

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