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71 rue du Hocquet | Quartier Saint Leu, 80000, Amiens, France
+33 3 22 92 42 89
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (3 reviews)
“large party” (2 reviews)
“local dishes” (2 reviews)
00:00 - 14:00All hours
££ - £££
71 rue du Hocquet | Quartier Saint Leu, 80000, Amiens, France
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Reviewed 1 June 2017

Interesting restaurant in a back street a little away from the main restaurant area along the river. Doesn't open Sunday or Monday. Restaurant is decorated with puppets which could be a little spooky. Food was substantial and well flavoured. Lots of empty plates and the...More

Thank Col07
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

We tried a number of restaurants in the main tourist drag and all were full to burst. As we moved towards the Cathedral the restaurants seemed to become bars, and tourists and cool kids seemed to be the order of the day. Just round the...More

Thank Matthew B
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Great homemade food, freshly cooked and friendly service. Very reasonable too. Worth avoiding the tourist area over the bridge

Thank Iconix
Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Very small restaurant, friendly & helpful staff. We needed the menu explained as we have very little French & this was very entertaining! Champagne & wine were good as were the meatballs for my husband. I tried the 'assortment' so I could experience a few...More

Thank DashofChilli
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Stumbled across this restaurant on a Saturday evening having looked at the other restaurants on the Quey, having eaten at The Quey restaurant the previous night and wanting something authentic. They were expecting a large Party but had no problem in accommodating four of us,...More

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful area in Amiens. There is about a 7 km walk and and the different bridges and grades are very beautiful however it would probably have been more beautiful in summer

Thank Erin N
Reviewed 1 October 2015

After a long day visiting the beautiful city, nothing better than a good dinner. We found this restaurant near the Cathedral and we were lucky to get the last table on Saturday night. This restaurant propose a nice selection of homemade local dishes.The waiter, a...More

Thank Stephane L
Reviewed 2 June 2015

Three of us ate here on a cold Saturday night in April, attracted by the slightly quirky décor and the fact that there was only one table left, with the remainder seemingly filled with locals. Two of us opted for the leek tart starter followed...More

Thank snowydog
Reviewed 10 December 2014

Two of us ate here on a Tuesday night in December. The location is very good being situated between the Cathedral and the Somme in a street with some quaint old buildings. We opted for the fixed price €18 menu and enjoyed local specialities including...More

1  Thank Malsh
Reviewed 15 September 2014

Short regional menu - concentrates on 'doing a few things well'. Service is friendly (and efficient), the portions are nicely judged to allow you to have a three course 'prix fixe' menu without feeling stuffed. I had the18€ and was pleased with all three courses...More

Thank Dave D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
00:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
00:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 rue du Hocquet | Quartier Saint Leu, 80000, Amiens, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Hauts-de-France  >  Somme  >  Amiens
  • Phone Number: +33 3 22 92 42 89
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At the foot of the Cathedral, in the heart of the lively district of Amiens, Saint Leu district , nestled in a quiet street the restaurant L' HORTELLUS wants to be above all a place open to all , which combines usability and gastronomy Then it alongside marked by simplicity dishes , flavors , and refinement
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