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Le Blaireau

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
French, European
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a lovely dinner at the restaurant. I can definitely recommend the goats cheese and bread starter and my husband had the swordfish steak which was really superb. The staff were lovely and accommodating and knowledgeable regarding wine. It was a lovely relaxing dining...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank 827leeannc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It’s very relaxed and informal but the food is lovely. We both had a starter and main and we both said how nice and well cooked it was. Would definitely recommend it.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Dpln
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food here was excellent, so good when I asked about the specials the manager said he was out that morning picking ingredients fresh, would definitely come back here, the service was also very good, the staff were very nice and polite

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DannyMac2458
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate twice in Le Blaireau and would not hesitate to eat there again. A wide range of choice of food & (french) wine, and first class service in an authentic French atmosphere.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank 884rj
Reviewed 2 January 2019 via mobile

Second visit here with friends. Authentic french menu, good food, service, cocktails and wines. Would recommend!

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended. A good choice of vegetarian meals and extensive French wine menu. We enjoyed the fun decor too!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LucyHayter
Reviewed 23 December 2018 via mobile

I never leave reviews, but this time I feel compelled to warn any true French food lovers not to even consider this establishment. Only the 80s French pop music in the background is true to form. If you like “Comme un Ouragan” by Stephanie de...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Sophie J
Reviewed 15 December 2018

We ha one dinner at the Blaireau during a recent stay at Careys Manor. The menu is traditionally French and delicious but a little overpriced. The service was efficient and friendly and the decor archetypically French. A big advantage for us was being able to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank aldman64
Reviewed 14 December 2018

Well worth a return visit next time we are in the area. The chef was flexible and “tweaked” the source that went with the main course we had chosen to take account of food allergies. A nice atmosphere with good staff.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank NickGsy
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

Excellent food very authentic styled little French restaurant , very friendly welcoming staff , food was excellent definitely worth a visit especially if you’re staying at the A joint hotel

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Jason L
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19 June 2017|
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Response from Sanjay0810 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late reply, just back from hols myself - I'm just a punter who reviewed my stay, you need to contact the restaurant to make a reservation. Hope it worked out.
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