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AU Tire Bouchon

17 Rue Notre Dame, Cherbourg-Octeville, France
+33 2 33 53 54 69
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good50%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
5 Sep 2017
24 Aug 2016
“Very friendly and relaxed atmosphere with good food”
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££ - £££
17 Rue Notre Dame, Cherbourg-Octeville, France
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

Lovely people. An amuse bouche followed by an excellent three course meal. A very relaxed and friendly atmosphere. Highly recommend.

Thank Tomlyntomlyn143
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Limited menu but what there is available is very good...mostly. Finding a good tartare de boeuf is difficult in Cherbourg as I've written in other reviews. This time the meat was just a pulp. It should be hand-chopped, not minced or ground. Anyway the taste...More

Thank Chris Y
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We booked a table here (by email!) for the evening of our arrival in Cherbourg as it was close to our hotel. What a find! The staff were friendly, the food & (house) wine were excellent and the atmosphere was lovely and all very good...More

Thank CathyAJ
Reviewed 3 April 2016

From the moment you enter you are made to feel like a welcome guest. Can be wise to book as they have huge local following ranging from young couples to large family groups out for a celebration. The food is wide ranging classic French bistro....More

Thank Alanmcquillan
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Decided on a visit to Au Tire Bouchon after looking at various websites and also the menu on the restaurant site looked really appealing. As stated in the title, it was a little difficult to find ( my map wasn't particularly great ) but was...More

Thank Frontera2
Reviewed 22 June 2014

Brilliant bistro, close to the port. Chanced upon this while wandering round looking for somewhere to eat supper. Full of locals so in we went. staff were very helpful and the food we had was delicious. it was obvious from the other diners that this...More

1  Thank GaryandGrumpy
Reviewed 7 November 2012

Had dinner here, November 3rd last. As an annual visitor to Cherbourg, i have earen here many times before. The restaurant is cosy, and right beside an ample car parking area, in the center of town. As we were getting ready to return to the...More

Thank Rocky17
Reviewed 1 November 2012

This is a composite review of several wonderful lunches in Au Tire Bouchon over the years. Their set lunch menus (formules) with a starter (entrée du jour) and main course (plat du jour) are always interesting, typically French and good value. Their wines are top...More

2  Thank Mike_Kirk_2010
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Rue Notre Dame, Cherbourg-Octeville, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Manche  >  Cherbourg-Octeville
  • Phone Number: +33 2 33 53 54 69
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