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“Very good and interesting concept!”
Review of Les Sales Gosses

Les Sales Gosses
Ranked #40 of 1,557 Restaurants in Strasbourg
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$29 - US$55
Cuisines: French
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Dining options: After-hours, Reservations
Description: 6 Entrees, 6 plats qui changent toutes les 6 semaines et qui se proposent a chaque fois de visiter une region ou un terroir. Systematiquement, une ou deux recettes typiques des endroits visites, le reste de la carte etant une interpretation plus libre et plus personnelle de Fabrice autour des produits regionaux. Tous nos produits sont frais, achetes chaque jour, transformes et cuisines sur place. Cote salle, pas de carte a proprement parler mais une ardoise qu'Arnaud vient presenter a chaque table avant la prise de commande. Pour le dejeuner, une formule qui change chaque semaine avec au choix deux entrees et deux plats. La carte des vins, quant a elle ne se compose que d'une vingtaine de crus, mais chacun d'eux est propose au verre, en carafe ou a la bouteille.
Reviewed 18 May 2014

First time for me in that restaurant, recommended by friends. Welcome and friendly staff, the boss himself is coming to introduce the menu and the restaurant's concept. Every 6 weeks, overall menu is changing, reflecting different French regions' food. Wines are changing as well. For that menu, it was "Catalan" (south of France, and Barcelona's region in Spain). Good food, good wine, nothing to complain on.
The place itself is not really of interest, but it is only 10 minutes walking from downtown, so you can go for a walk after dinner...

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4  Thank Magda67
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Reviewed 6 February 2014 via mobile

Great atmosphere and helpful staff but the food was not something special. The pork carre should have been more tender while the caramelised sauce overshadowed any other natural taste on the plate. The clams were too salty, the fish was perfectly cooked but bland, its passion fruit mayonnaise accompagnement...well, not too passion fruity. And the portions too small. For sure not a bad place to eat but I expected a bit more.

5  Thank DimitrisSays
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Reviewed 11 January 2014

A place with lot of posh and "m'as tu vu" attitude people but the cuisine is pretty well executed and the set menu seems to change on a regular basis. I was there with a friend for lunch and paid about 50 euros/ head for aperitif, starter, main, desert, coffee and a bottle of wine. The service was a mix of very cold and a bit arrogant from one of the guy and polite, friendly and helpful from the other guy. They also don't seem to have a physical menu you can read if you want to eat a la carte but you have to read from a board which is in the middle of the room...
A place I would recommend if you are looking for a sophisticated and posh place with good quality food for dinner or lunch.

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3  Thank Jehntravel
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Reviewed 18 December 2013

This is still my favorite restaurant in Strasbourg! It's so fun to have a rotating menu; I love seeing what they come up with.

The atmosphere and ambiance are so lovey. Not stuffy at all. I've been impressed with the food every time I've been. It's a great place to take visitors or for a business meal. You need to make a reservation well in advance - especially during December!

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4  Thank StephLauren
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Reviewed 5 December 2013

We ate today at the restaurant "les sales gosses" today. Frankly, it was a disappointing experience, especially considering the good comments we read on this restaurant. First of all, it is not centrally located, but that's ok, it is still easy to access. Secondly, the menu sounded good (although more French than Alsacien", but the food quality was poor. The appetizers were small and tasteless. The main courses were badly cooked, and with a savorless taste. Food is supposed to be home made but I have my doubts... Service was deferent, but arrogant... Wine was really bad, and the attitude of some of the staff was questionable, but it definitely reflected the name of the restaurant...That was maybe the point. And what a lack of class to bring chemical candies with the (horrible) coffee. We may have just picked a bad day as other comments seem to be quite good, but we're not going back for sure. Also, the price is high for Strasbourg and for what it is worth. Really no point. Nb: one exception, the young guy taking orders and serving beverages, who was really nice.

7  Thank philippeenrique
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Fabrice F, Propriétaire at Les Sales Gosses, responded to this reviewResponded 17 December 2013
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Bonjour,
J'ai pris connaissance de votre commentaire avec beaucoup de tristesse, car nous travaillons chaque jour pour accueillir nos clients et pour leur faire passer de bons moments. Je suis navré que nous n'ayons pas réussi lors de votre passage chez nous et je vous présente tous mes regrets.
Je me permet de vous répondre en Français, car je me souviens très bien de votre visite dans mon établissement et de votre parfaite maitrise de la langue de Molière.
Il est effectivement vrai que nous n'avons pas vocation à être un restaurant de cuisine "Alsacienne" et en consultant simplement notre site vous trouverez toute l'histoire des Sales Gosses depuis 5 années
Si je ne peux que regretter votre mécontentement, je me dois de lever vos doutes quant au "Fait maison" de toute notre carte. En effet nous achetons chaque jour des produits frais que nous transformons dans notre cuisine. Un brigade de cuisiniers passionnés par leur métier, et qui confectionnent absolument tout.
Concernant le vin, je me souviens que vous n'aviez effectivement pas apprécié le Sylvaner Vieille Vigne d'une maison soit dit en passant fort réputée en Alsace. Nous vous avons proposé de changer votre vin, offre que vous avez déclinée. Vous ne vous êtes peut être pas aperçu, mais le vin en question vous avait été intégralement offert.
Enfin le grand pot de bonbon qui reste une de nos marque de fabrique pour clôturer le déjeuner et qui n'a pas trouvé vos faveurs était pourtant rempli de ces célèbres "bonbecs" au slogan un peu Sales gosses : "H... c'est beau la vie pour les grands et les petits!"
Nous continuerons à travailler avec passions pour satisfaire tous ceux qui auront envie de passer des moments simples et gourmands.

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