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La Petite Idee

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7 cours Jean Jaures, 38000, Grenoble, France
+33 4 76 47 52 95
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
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19:00 - 22:00
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cosy, busy little restaurant with excellent, traditional type cooking. Booking advised or get there early.

Thank Peter M
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

We just stepped by this place without the reservation. Fortunately we got a table. The food is very good and the people are nice. Would be better to book the table in advance

Thank BA_BE_25_81
Grenoble, France
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19 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

We wanted a romantic restaurant and found THE one in Grenoble. The service was quite excellent with a perfect attention and speed. The menu is quite conventional french food but the dishes are really excellent. The ambiance is great even if the main room is quite small.

Thank Antoine C
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

My mother and I ate here on our last night in Grenoble, and couldn't have been happier. It seemed like a good mix of locals and foreigners, and was reasonably priced for the quality of food. Would recommend to all friends/family visiting Grenoble!

Thank Meaghan B
Austin, Texas
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52 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Worth it. Your best bet is to plan ahead and make a reservation. This place has about 10 tables total and would struggle to seat more than 8 people at the largest table. However the food is epic and the service is perfect. We went here because of its review on trip advisor and it was right on.

Thank i r
San Diego, CA
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70 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

What else can you ask for?!! Superb French local food, presented beautifully, incredibly fresh (the lettuce seems to have been picked just before being served) and very reasonably priced. They have set menu options which are a great value. The restaurant was full, so make reservations. The restaurant was very accommodating to fit us without a reservation. Thank you La... More 

1 Thank bossings
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic food in a traditional atmosphere.. polite staff and a genuine interest of the food presentation.. my best dining experience in france.. a must see place..

Thank Tor Ole M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Excellent hospitality, Very nave atmosphere and of course Delicious food and Good prices! Go Fo it 😊

Thank Moustapha A
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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Went at about 8 o'clock, luckily got a table. The food was really good, three courses for about 24 euro. Highly recommend! The vanilla ice cream was the best ever according to my girlfriend...

Thank Dave A
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136 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016

We were seated outside on a great summer evening - only disturbed by a crowd of football fans watching the European Championships semi-finale at two bars across the street. The bistro itself - which it is - more than a real restaurant - is busy and popular, and the premise seems to be that things take the time they take.... More 

Thank Steinar V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
French, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Cheap Eats, 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
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 cours Jean Jaures, 38000, Grenoble, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Isere  >  Grenoble
  • Phone Number: +33 4 76 47 52 95

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