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La Charbonnette

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$$ - $$$
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13 rue de la Justice | Place de L'eglise, 41150 Onzain, France
+33 2 54 20 79 51
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Horsham, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016

We really enjoyed our meal at La Charbonette, a small, intimate restaurant on the corner of La Place d'Eglise in Onzain. The limited menu (two formules, one at €28 and one at €21, I think) offers plenty of alternatives and the traditional French gourmet food cooked by the chef/patron was delicious. We shall certainly be back when we're next in... More 

Thank El_Sueno
Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent food friendly staff. The wine was also good. On a street corner of this very quiet town. Only a few yards from our Chambre d'hote.

1 Thank Swissfarm
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1 review
Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

Good food, but... Very dirty tablecloth... And cleanliness is definitely not their strong point. I do not recommend this location.

Thank Dan V
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

I was there with my family a couple of days ago. The food was very delicious and the staff was friendly. They had stuff i never tasted before. I can recommend it ! Cheers clemens

Thank Clemens M
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35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2015

We had a great dinner at La Charbonnette. The staff is very friendly and the local menu was awesome - and very copious. The restaurant is also open on Sundays.

1 Thank SorayaBE
Brussels, Belgium
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277 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2015

The owners of the BnB where we were staying recommended this place. Better book in advance as it is a popular place. It is run by a young couple. The gentleman is the Chef, his wife is in charge of service. She did her best to serve all tabes at the same time but it took a while. She has... More 

Thank Carlos_R_888
Perth, Australia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

Fabulous food. Great service. Happily catered for our somewhat fussy toddler. Would go back and highly recommend this restaurant.

1 Thank Kate76wa
New York City, New York
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2015 via mobile

If you're looking for a traditional, genuine french meal with the locals, La Charbonette is the place. The food was excellent - fresh, local and delicious, and excellent value. My husband went for the prix fixe menu for €28 which included one of the best salmon tartare dishes we've ever tried, the 'Suggestion du Chef' which was a stuffed piece... More 

1 Thank msh1981
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107 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2015

The Charbonnette is one of only a couple restaurants in Onzain. We dined there one night thankfully with reservations as they were totally full. The one server was quite overwhelmed, and service was a bit slow. Food was good but nothing to rave about. Classic french fare. Ok choice in a town with few.

1 Thank Bruce4fun
Miami, Florida
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Small town restaurant run by two people (one in the kitchen and one in the dinning room). Old world charm. The food was very good as was the service. Nothing pretentious. Just good local products treated very respectfully. Very reasonably priced.

2 Thank Sandra K

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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 of 5 bubbles
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 rue de la Justice | Place de L'eglise, 41150 Onzain, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Centre-Val de Loire  >  Loir-et-Cher  >  Onzain
  • Phone Number: +33 2 54 20 79 51

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