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Le Vieux Four - CLOSED

7 rue Pierre de Mareuil, 24310 Brantome, France
33 (5) 5305741
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Overview
  • Excellent14%
  • Very good52%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
24 Apr 2014
“Shame”
9 Oct 2013
“Interesting location, good food, not enough waiting staff”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
French, Pizza, Mediterranean, Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
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7 rue Pierre de Mareuil, 24310 Brantome, France
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Reviewed 25 April 2014

Tried to visit but would seem this restaurant is now closed and up for sale which is a shame as there is a lot of potential here

1  Thank S J
Reviewed 9 October 2013

We choose to go here as it offered an alternative cuisine to the majority of French restaurants in the town. The setting is very interesting as the restaurant is effectively in a cave. As we arrived early and were the first customers there we got...More

Thank luffie
Reviewed 15 September 2013

We have visited this restaurant many times over the past 8 years which in itself says a lot, however, each visit for the past year has dissapointed in some way. We return because the food is good and has never been an issue, the service...More

Thank S J
Reviewed 12 September 2013

I decided to purchase one of their pizzas to take into the countryside for a picnic. When I opened the box I discovered this most exceptional thing, It seemed to be made from some processed ingredients placed in the middle of a cracker, I was...More

Thank roadtripbob
Reviewed 24 August 2013

Went here with our fairly picky kids. One had a pizza and one had a spag bol. Both got eaten! The restaurant is actually in a cave which is quite fun, and the pizzas were Italian-style thin-based. Nice food, nice environment, helpful waitress.

Thank Mat-Ingram
Reviewed 31 July 2013

The inside of this restaurant is beautifully decorated to look like the inside of a cave - making the experience a pleasant and unique one. The staff are friendly and helpful, and the tables are all incredibly fun to eat at due to the interior...More

1  Thank GandalfTheDrunk
Reviewed 26 July 2013

We arrived early (as they were just opening) ordered drinks and pizzas has to be said the food is excellent but it is badly let down by the service it got quite busy and there was only one girl trying to cope with everything including...More

1  Thank Jandy S
Reviewed 23 July 2013

Excellent Food, Fresh Ingredients, Friendly family run restaurant, dined here 3 out of 7 nights Staff translated menu from French to English for us Excellent wine choices

Thank Emma B
Reviewed 4 July 2013

We never got to the food so in fairness cannot comment, but some of the worst service ever. We arrived at about 8pm on a Wednesday night, the place was busy but not full, several tables free. For 5minutes there was no one to be...More

1  Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 2 July 2013

We arrived in Brantome after a long drive and tried pot luck at Le Vieux Four..we weren't disappointed. The cave setting is certainly different (and a bit cool!) and there was nice informal and friendly atmosphere. There was only one waitress for the whole restaurant...More

Thank Grumpy19
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  • Address: 7 rue Pierre de Mareuil, 24310 Brantome, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Dordogne  >  Brantome
  • Phone Number: 33 (5) 5305741
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