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le pot d'etain

89440 L'Isle-sur-Serein, France
+33 3 86 33 88 10
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“foie gras” (3 reviews)
“wine list” (13 reviews)
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89440 L'Isle-sur-Serein, France
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Reviewed 28 July 2017

From the bizarre "lobster bisque" that contained so much vinegar it was inedible, to the stringy, flavorless white asparagus, the mediocre (clearly not 'house-made') foie gras to the awfully dry jambon sec, it appears the chef brought everything from the local Monoprix. The rum cake...More

1  Thank alang1285
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Visited here last week on the advice of several wine producers in Burgundy. Had a terrific meal and sensational grand cru wines. Will make a specific trip in the future when in the area.

Thank Foggy007
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

We came here by recommendation by our friend. The wine list is very extensive and impressive. Food is very good. It's a family run business with service and cooking from the heart. The only problem is the location which is in the middle of nowhere....More

Thank Panda J
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

This is a high class restaurant in a small, unassuming village. Admittedly, we did not get a chance to appreciate the menu which has plentiful meat and game options but few choices for vegetarians. When we made reservations (highly recommended) we inquired about vegetarian options....More

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 22 June 2016

The best wine list ever with food to match. A small town just outside Chablis, an hour + from Beaune. It is worth a detour..

Thank henning v
Reviewed 1 January 2016

My partner and I were here in April 2015 & Sept 2015. We love this place for it's food and GREAT selection of wines. It's here where we had our first wine from Romanee-Conti's selection. The suite room is great for couples. Surrounded by a...More

Thank LadySarah9
Reviewed 27 December 2015 via mobile

Not my first time at the restaurant but I must confess that the food its getting better and better. Now, one doesn't usually go to Pot d'Etain for food alone - it is a meeting point of wine geeks and other aficionados of impossible to...More

Thank Scipion-Paris
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Tried this restaurant, which we used to eat at quite regularly but not for a long time, after various people talked about it's good wine list. Very traditional decor with nice table decorations - all very clean. It has an excellent wine list, with both...More

Thank floramalone
Reviewed 5 October 2015

We dined here on the recommendation of our B&B and were not disappointed. We chose from a set menu and found it all enjoyable. The ENORMOUS wine list was a bit overwhelming to be honest so we chose chose beer and Kir to keep it...More

Thank markm52
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Went there on our way home from the Netherlands.Road closures made us late but as we apologised madam smiled and said it was no problem.The food was traditional and delicious but the wine,ah the wine was the best Chablis we have ever had. We left...More

Thank malcolm f
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 89440 L'Isle-sur-Serein, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Bourgogne-Franche-Comte  >  Yonne  >  L'Isle-sur-Serein
  • Phone Number: +33 3 86 33 88 10
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