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La Fleur de Lys

Bleke Street | Bleke Street, Shaftesbury SP7 8AW, England
+44 1747 853717
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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European, British, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Bleke Street | Bleke Street, Shaftesbury SP7 8AW, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely hotel and restaurant. Extremely courteous staff. Lovely lounge area but plenty of nibbles on offer. Food in the restaurant was absolutely superb. One of the best restaurants we've visited for a long long time.

Thank Heflin666
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely surroundings staff very friendly, service was excellent. The food is absolutely fantastic flavours will remain with you as an experience for a long time not many places like this, you can tell they really care about what they are serving. Fantastic keep up the...More

Thank G W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Attended on Friday evening to celebrate last day of our holiday, recommended By my partners mother.. lovely evening, excellent food and wine.. great quality. Small and intermat

Thank Neagy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A relaxing bar area to have a predinner drink and work your way there the menu.The set menu of 2 or 3 courses Is excellent. The choice of two starters was so good, it was a choice of two starters or a starter and main....More

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Don’t let it put you off...It is a bit like walking into your grandparents home (there is also a strong cat theme) but the food and service are excellent. Very accommodating for gluten free food, they offered a gluten free alternative for almost all the...More

Thank Rebecca P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is a must visit place! An olde world dining room and friendly staff and to the experience. The food is outstanding.

Thank ProdiptoB2
David G, Owner at La Fleur de Lys, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Prodipto B Many thanks for your kind words & look forward to seeing you again soon BW David & Mary

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We enjoyed our dinner very much! The food was delicious and it's worth highlighting that the vegetarian dishes are well thought out, beautifully cooked and full of flavour (both subtle as in the broth, and punchier in a pancake for a main course). They weren't...More

Thank Bridget G
David G, Owner at La Fleur de Lys, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Bridget G Many thanks for visiting us here at La Fleur de lys & for your recent review, We are pleased you enjoyed the vegetarian options offered & look forward to seeing you again on a return visit. Kindest Regards David & Mary

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We intended to visit this restaurant many times and eventually did so last night. Immaculate and very comfortable lounge for pre dinner drinks. We were greeted in a very professional but welcoming manner. The menu was superb with a nice range of utterly freshly prepared...More

Thank Kenneth M
David G, Owner at La Fleur de Lys, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Kenneth M Many thanks for your recent review & for visiting us at La Fleur de lys. We are glad to hear we lived up to your expectations & hope to see you on many more occasions. Best Wishes David & Mary

Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Flour de Lys is wonderful! It’s set in a lovely old stone house with a gorgeous garden for pre-dinner drinks. The wine selection is well-chosen and very well-priced, given the quality for both bottles and wines by the glass. The four of us all enjoyed...More

Thank ChristopherN59
David G, Owner at La Fleur de Lys, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear ChristopherN59 Many thanks for your recent review & for all the comments on the food, We are pleased you all enjoyed your evening with us, we look forward to seeing you again soon Kindest Regards David

Reviewed 29 July 2018

We had great (and speedy) email conversations beforehand with David and all fell into place when we arrived. Champagne when we arrived and everyone was so friendly - staff and even other guests! Such a change from London. The food was amazing.... no, really, amazing....More

Thank travellerf00die
David G, Owner at La Fleur de Lys, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear travellerf00die Mary & I are very pleased to hear how much you both enjoyed your birthday meal with us & look forward to seeing you again on many more occasions. Kindest regards David & Mary

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12 August 2015|
Response from David G | Property representative |
Hello Carol What sort of work are you looking for Restaurant/ Kitchen/ Housekeeping? do you live nearby or would you need accomodation Regards David
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$33 - US$45
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
12:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Bleke Street | Bleke Street, Shaftesbury SP7 8AW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Dorset  >  Shaftesbury
  • Phone Number: +44 1747 853717
  • E-mail
We established the restaurant here in Shaftesbury over 20 years ago & have built up an enviable reputation for fine cuisine using some of the best quality ingredients to be found both locally & from afar, all expertly prepared & cooked to order by David & Marc. We invite you to come & enjoy a delicious Lunch or Dinner. Why don't you look at the current menus and wine list and choose what you will eat today.All dishes are cooked fresh to order by David & Marc, we cater for all tastes and diets but should you not find something you like from our menus, then please do ring to discuss your requirements. We will do our best to accommodate you. We also cater for small parties or groups and have weddings facilities for up to 40 Persons.
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