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La tete de Boeuf

4 Place de Strasbourg, 59800, Lille, France
+33 3 20 54 60 70
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“boeuf” (8 reviews)
“steak” (30 reviews)
“pepper sauce” (3 reviews)
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French, European
££ - £££
4 Place de Strasbourg, 59800, Lille, France
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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

We didn’t realise how busy the restaurants would be in Lille on an April Saturday night and our first choice was already fully booked close to the Grand Place. Thankfully tripadvisor gives you a multitude of options and we wanted a good French beef house...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Jackie B
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

We arrived about 7:15 on spec. We were the only ones in at the begin of the evening. Despite our poor French we got what we asked for. Slightly chilly atmosphere. Steak ok for both although different cuts and cooked differently. Pepper sauce nice. All...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Chipsagain
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

This great restaurant is not on the main drag in Lille, but worth seeking for an excellent meal. Excellent service and reasonable prices plus some truly special dishes like the Rumsteak with special "secret" sauce. If it had been a wee bit more tender it...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Nana_JP
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Such a great find! Spent a night in Lille after arriving from London with the Eurostar and where looking for a nice place to have a french lunch and decided to try this little bistro in the middle of the city. They have a great...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank FoodVagabond
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

Eat here yesterday, menu is beef (steak) chicken or salmon, so was expecting a magnificent Steak. Sadly no, it was just poor cut of meat served in a Herby sauce sliced on a skillet. I went large because "it must be great" oh well we...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank mjkjlj
Reviewed 27 June 2016

We arrived at the restaurant just as they opened and only had 1 hour to spare before we needed to leave to catch a train. The food was very good with our steaks cooked to our requirements and there was a good wine list. The...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank teddydavies2016
Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

A real delight. Friendly staff, starter was lovely, the steak was cooked to perfection and the sauce accompanying the steak was simply divine. A real pleasure and would recommend to anybody visiting Lille.

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank dazgills1
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Our family had a low-key but delicious dinner here. The special (beef, chicken, or fish) is the perfect amount of food, and we will be returning for the excellent service, food, and secret green sauce. We arrived early in the dinner service because we had...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank Lauralee C
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Upon arriving in Lille, my friends and I decided to dine at La tete de Boeuf. We tried several french plates for the very first time here, including bone marrow, fois gras, and beef cheeks, which were all very delicious. The restaurant was clean and...More

Date of visit: May 2015
Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Nice and comfortable small restaurant oriented to french kitchen and steaks. Pleasant staff, but not all speak english. It's possible to recommend steak with special sauce (their secret recept) and delicious Café gourmand - choice of little desserts with coffee. Reasonable prices, especially in offer...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank M_Breta
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$33
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Place de Strasbourg, 59800, Lille, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Hauts-de-France  >  Nord  >  Lille>  > Lille Centre 5
  • Neighbourhood: Lille Centre 5
  • Phone Number: +33 3 20 54 60 70
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