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Le Bistrot St Julien

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$$ - $$$
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Cite Medievale, | 2 Place St. Julien, 61700, Domfront, France
+33 2 33 37 14 60
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We love this place! Great food, lovely atmosphere, the only problem is we never know when it's going to be open! We live nearby and would eat here every couple of weeks if we could!

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Thank Amanda E
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Reviewed 18 March 2017

We had lunch here on a Monday in March and it was busy, always a good sign. We had the set lunch for 11 euros and it was really very good and a pichet of wine wine which was of the best quality we have had in France. It's well out of our way, which is a shame, because otherwise... More 

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Thank Kim M
Seaview, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We have visited this Bistro on many occasions and always have a lovely meal. The food is great value and always very tasty with good choices on the set menus. The lunchtime menu is especially good value. Great service and a beautiful setting. Highly recommended.

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Thank 41HelenB41
Stockport, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

My wife and I tried this bistro on the spur of the moment. What a find it turned out to be. We had the best lunch of our two week stay in France and all for 11 euros. All three courses were beautifully prepared and the service excellent. The apple crumble, a favourite of mine in the UK, was memorable.... More 

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Thank Ulmey1951
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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped for a late lunch on a peaceful and sunny afternoon. Sitting outside it was quite a heavenly spot to spend an hour or so. We both had salads - mine with a mixture of hot and cold goats cheese, my wife's with chicken and avocado. Both were well composed and tasty. We decided on our puddings without needing... More 

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Thank John W
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed in Domfront and went to this restaurant on two occasions. The staff are really friendly and helpful and the food excellent. Try the pave fish which was very good and the tartine dishes which are a speciality. The prices are also reasonable. The restaurant is nicely positioned in the main square and attracts both locals and tourists. Well... More 

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Thank nickciob
ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

This was the second visit we had made to this restaurant this year we were so impressed the first time we rushed back This time the restaurant was busier and the service was poor .we received a portion of frites when we had finished our main courses and the food was quite bland overall a disappointing meal

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Thank kaltekhan
Chiang Mai, Thailand
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Reviewed 26 August 2016

The owners are lovely, the setting is beautiful and we had a lovely pichet of wine overlooking the stunning setting of Domfront. Great place to sit! Food looked great, variety of salads and galettes etc but we were out of hours for a meal, must get used to it! Restaurant hours are 12 - 14.00 and 19 - 21.00. Open... More 

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Thank Joanlesplanchettes
Christchurch, Dorset
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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Run by a committed couple. Good food throughout the day. The evening menu has a 3 course option that is really good value Good range of wines.

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Thank KewleyG
Margate, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 July 2016

We've now been here several times when staying with friends in the area. We chose the €21 menu. It was a Saturday evening at the beginning and July and the place was buzzing. As usual the young lady, I presume the owner, on her own, very efficiently greeting people, serving the drinks and the food. We didn't have to wait,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cite Medievale, | 2 Place St. Julien, 61700, Domfront, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Orne  >  Domfront
  • Phone Number: +33 2 33 37 14 60

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