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L'auberge des 7 plats

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79 Grande rue, 72000, Le Mans, France
+33 2 43 24 57 77
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56 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took our French friends her for Lunch, as a "Thank You" for their hospitality. Service and food are very good and the building is delightful...everything you'd expect in an ancient city. Range of menus is enough to tempt anyone, prices are reasonable and wine list is....hey, this is France....the wine list is very good without needing a mortgage. Quirky little... More 

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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Had the Beef Brochettes, or Kebabs as we know them, superb rare beef that melted in the mouth and not a hint of blood on the plate, wow! It was accompanied with a mushroom infused mashed potato which was different and spectacularly good, One of the best meals we have eaten in years, We finished with a fruit topped panacotta... More 

Thank sbdtiger
Stoke Mandeville, United Kingdom
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68 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

We stopped here for lunch on a very hot day. We were shown to a table on the third floor, but the open windows at that level made up for the stairs with a comfortable flow of air. We both opted for salads, thinking to "save ourselves" for our dinner, but the salads were enormous - and delicious. We gave... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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182 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

We actually made two visits here - for lunch on Friday and then for dinner the next day. Lunch was far better, in terms of value for money and in terms of quality of the food. We had a set menu of three courses for lunch, very good value, and we both had the roasted loin of cod for our... More 

Thank Travelwisewoman
Alencon, France
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17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

We went not having reserved based on TripAdvisor reviews. They kindly found a table for us. All in all the service is really good. The staff is pleasant and very fast (no assigned waiter but rather they share the workload which makes the service really fluid). Also they don't push for you to get wine or bottled water which is... More 

Thank chrissienoodle
Jersey, United Kingdom
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Great location, friendly service and fantastic food. Eat here with our three children and the staff were very friendly. Not an extensive menu but the beef and duck we had was absolutely lovely. Very busy for dinner do best to book. Highly recommeded.

Thank yanandsal
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

Make sure you book ahead, this place is understandably busy with great food and service. Reasonably priced for the high standard achieved.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

This is a gem in the old city.A large salad and choice from the 12 desserts is about 18 Euros and a main and dessert costs 19 Euros.There is soft homely lighting and soft comfortable leather seating on the second floor.It's good to arrive when it opens at 7 because it filled up quickly.Service was always fast and served by... More 

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85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016

We were fortunate to get the last table for lunch the day before the 24 Hour race and we were very happy with meals and service. Friendly staff and efficient service. Wine selection is good and my wife had a great salmon salad. I had a Jambon Grille' special with a panna cotta dessert that was equally delicious. Highly recommend... More 

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Llandudno, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 July 2016

We arrived without a reservation as service was opening and were greeted with nothing but service of a type we just don't see in the UK . No tables available to book but they gave us a table in the cool stone cave and attended to our order with great enthusiasm. My French is typical schoolgirl and with no wifi... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79 Grande rue, 72000, Le Mans, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Sarthe  >  Le Mans
  • Phone Number: +33 2 43 24 57 77

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