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44 rue de la Cathedrale, 86000, Poitiers, France
+33 5 49 62 19 33
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
3 days ago
“Very satisfying, friendly service”
4 Aug 2017
“Really wonderful restaurant”
Restaurant Hours
French, European
$$ - $$$
44 rue de la Cathedrale, 86000, Poitiers, France
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1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

While nearly walking past this restaurant, on our way to another we had spotted earlier in the day, I caught a glimpse of a diner's meal and turned us back to the entrance of Toque! (Yes, the exclamation point is part of its name.) We...More

Thank Robert J
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Well executed, delicious 3 course meal for 29E. Hard to beat. All plates were intricate with integrated flavors, all meats perfectly cooked and desert was excellent.

Thank zobeecat
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Having passed the restaurant a week earlier and noticed it was full of local workers enjoying lunch we stopped for our lunch on a rainy Poitiers day. The food was first class. Presentation was excellent and the service was quick and friendly. Our little dog...More

Thank Halladay
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Looking for somewhere not far from the cathedral for lunch and came across this restaurant. Looked unpretentious from the outside but was full of locals which is always a good sign. Had a very good soup and fish course with merlin and white asparagus wrapped...More

Thank Margaret W
gdelhaie, Propriétaire at Toque, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Hello, thank you for having taken time to express your opinion which will please the team

Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We found this restaurant by chance whilst wandering the old town of Poitiers. We had an outside table as we had the dog with us. It only has a limited menu on a large chalkboard. But do not be put off by this. The food...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 27 November 2015

We ate at the Toque yesterday and could not fault it in any way. The food is a great example of a genuine French bistro. Exceptional value for money, great service and wonderful food. Good idea to book as we saw approximately 20 people turned...More

1  Thank Virginia W
Reviewed 30 July 2015

We walked through the old part of Poitiers (along a street just up from the cathedral) and as it was lunchtime we decided to sit down for lunch. We had the dog with us (Springer spaniel) and upon asking she was welcome - even inside....More

1  Thank PJL387209
Reviewed 5 July 2015

We were Delighted to find such a lovely restaurant with great service.We stumbled across the restaurant by accident and we were very impressed with the flavours of the food. The meal was light but utterly satisfying and delicious. We'll done to all concerned.

Thank caoifhlionn
Reviewed 28 June 2015

We were I think the only tourists there that night, there seemed to be a few families and mostly groups of local people meeting up for a meal. The food was really excellent, we thought we would have the two courses but ended up having...More

1  Thank LouiseBB1001
Reviewed 21 May 2015

Came across this little restaurant on the way down to the Cathedral. Busy, lovely smell of food. We chose from the lunchtime menu de jour and had a lovely meal, good service, very reasonable wine list. Well worth a visit!

1  Thank dottyannieb
gdelhaie, Propriétaire at Toque, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2015

Thank you so much!

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 17 - USD 33
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 rue de la Cathedrale, 86000, Poitiers, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Vienne  >  Poitiers
  • Phone Number: +33 5 49 62 19 33
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