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Le Rabelais

7 Place des Clercs, 26000 Valence, France
+33 4 75 43 23 19
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good46%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
16 Aug 2017
“An oasis on a French National Holiday!!”
17 Jul 2017
“Raw and salty pizza”
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Italian, French, Pizza
££ - £££
7 Place des Clercs, 26000 Valence, France
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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

En route from UK to Spain, our stop over after 11 hours of driving was Valance. Great town to wander round, but 99% of places we closed for a French National Holiday. For three hungry kids and two hungry parents this wasn't an ideal situation...More

Thank Andrew N
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

The pizza was really raw, the base was almost plasticine and it tasted really salty. Bad experience, disgusting.

Thank MadMathew
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Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

To hectic, no French feeling. Not relaxed. Iff you want a nice experience, next to this, is La cuisine, a very good restaurant. I was there a day before. I should have go there again.

Thank Yuri r
Reviewed 11 August 2016

...Le Rabelais does the job. Lots of interesting pizzas (best quattro frommagio I've had in a while). Thin, crispy crust, very cheesy and very tasty. The menu for take-away pizzas is shorter than what you can eat there. Sitting out on the plaza is great...More

Thank Kate3717
Reviewed 30 May 2016

We were looking for vegetarian options and the staff were able to explain which items would be suitabkle, which was very useful. We had a lovely salad and then ravioles with mushrooms. There was the option to sit inside, but it was a very hot...More

Thank catme
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Pizza is good but nothing to write home about. Prices were OK. Service was courteous but not especially friendly. Only bottled Heineken beer which was a bit desapointing.

Thank davisGVA
Reviewed 24 May 2015

I have never eaten inside at Le Rabelais, because I am in Valence in the spring and summer and the good seating is outside on the Plaza out front. Be careful choosing seating as the plaza is shared by several restaurants and cafe's/bars. Watch the...More

Thank JoelY55490
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Situated in a nice and calm place, perfect for summer time. The menu is correct and well served but the BOSS will SCAM you, he will add you drinks to the bill. BE CAREFUL.

Thank Alejandra S
Reviewed 5 December 2013

What I like about this establishment is the brick oven pizza, the Italian meals, and the price. The sauce has a flavor that I really enjoy especially when blended with the cheese on pizza and lasagna. Not the most outstanding meal in France but I...More

Thank ski&brew
Reviewed 5 April 2013

I went with my wife to the restaurant especially to try the local Valence specialty We enjoyed our evening: food is excellent and unusual (in a good way), the decoration is romantic, and the staff is very friendly and helpful Definitely recommend Halal options available...More

Thank Imed_DZ
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$27
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:30
07:00 - 22:45
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Place des Clercs, 26000 Valence, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Drome  >  Valence
  • Phone Number: +33 4 75 43 23 19
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