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Bistrot Chez Meme

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30 rue de Saint Julien, 33250 Saint-Julien-Beychevelle, France
+33 5 56 73 85 32
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Brighton, United Kingdom
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169 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in for lunch after visiting this beautiful wine area. The owners were very friendly and helpful, the menu was uncomplicated and the wine list the same. Our main courses were the duck and the Andouillette sausage. The duck was quite fatty and fell short if the medium cooked that was asked for. The sausage was good, well seasoned... More 

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New York, NY
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579 reviews
375 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 345 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed lunch here while visiting the local wine region. This is a real slice of country French cooking! Food was tasty and genuine. Wine list is brief and had some local names on it of course. Place was busy with what seemed like local people from the surrounding area. Worth a look.

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Thank jwobkk
new york
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98 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 January 2017

Really enjoyed our lunch. We stopped here between Chateau visits and couldn't have been more pleased. It felt like a local country restaurant, despite being in an area that probably gets many tourists. I started with a goat cheese salad that had local honey on it. It was delicious. For my main I had the tartare special that is made... More 

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Thank ellen5181
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We stopped at Chez Meme as we were biking towards Pauillac on our honeymoon. We decided to stop for lunch and were thrilled with our find. The food was outstanding and the services was impeccable. We had beautifully cooked duck and saved room for one of the best creme brules. Despite it being harvest season, we sat outside and relaxed... More 

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Thank Angela N
London
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71 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We stumbled on this local village bistrot by accident, after failing to find a restaurant open at lunchtime in Pauillac. Recipe for success: simple, fresh, unpretentious French food and a very friendly owner. Once your meal is over, walk a few meters to buy some good St Julien wine from the local wine shop. Perfect!

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Thank FamilleKillick
Bolton, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We really enjoyed our meal at this restaurant. The staff and owners were very friendly and spoke good English. The "plat du jour" was excellent value for money and the food was excellent as well The only fault we could find is that perhaps the food is a little "too fancy" for children's tastes as our daughter could not eat... More 

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Thank Barbara M
Hong Kong, China
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115 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We're looking for a place for lunch near Pauillac, and chose this place based on Tripadvisor reviews. It exceeded our expectations! We love the food, esp the burger, which was special and probably the best burger I've ever had!

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Thank 3pig-moto
United Kingdom
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97 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant as a result of the recent Rick Stein weekend away TV programme, we ordered the menu during jour 3 courses for €15, the server seemed disappointed we'd ordered it although all the locals were eating it, over all the food was OK, but not wonderful, we didn't feel we should order a whole bottle of wine... More 

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SE England
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136 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

On holiday in Bordeaux area, planned before seeing the Rick Stein program, but decided to go and visit here. Everything a village restaurant should be simple food, cooked at home, with home made pud. For 15 Euros each it was good simple food and very good value…what more can I say except I wish I could go again!

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Thank 48Fred48
Lisbon, Portugal
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61 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Chez meme crossed our way between wine tours and this little gem caught immediately our attention. We hadn't much time to lunch as our next wine tour was close and they prepared a table for us very quickly and try to fasten the service so we could enjoy every minute while there. Everything was perfect! The decoration is very cosy,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$11 - US$38
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
09:00 - 16:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 16:00
Wednesday
09:00 - 16:00
Thursday
09:00 - 16:00
Friday
09:00 - 16:00
Saturday
09:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 rue de Saint Julien, 33250 Saint-Julien-Beychevelle, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Saint-Julien-Beychevelle
  • Phone Number: +33 5 56 73 85 32

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