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“Never lets you down”
Review of Minute & Mijote

Minute & Mijote
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Ranked #28 of 662 Restaurants in Rouen
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$16 - US$35
Cuisines: Gastropub
Dining options: Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Reservations
North London
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51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
“Never lets you down”
Reviewed 6 January 2013

Tucked behind the square wehre Joan of Arc was martyred, this is a real French dining experience. The room is like a long railway carriage and if you don't like being too close to your fellow diners, don't go. It is cosy. The decoration is very over the top, like a junk shop but very chic and chichi.

The service can be slow, don't go if you're in a rush. The patron does all the front of house, waitng etc. The kitchens work miracles!

we have eaten here on numerous occasions and the food has never let us down. My last meal was a pea veloute with beautifully seared 'chunks' of foie gras, followed by their signature dish lamb braised with cabbage followed by a croustillante of pineapple and passion fruit, all for 30 euros. The lamb is cooked gently in a bordelaise sauce for 2 and a half hours, wrapped in cabbage leaves. They have a good wine list, plenty of half bottles and wine by the glass. Bread is made on the premisies. The menu changes every month. You need to book ahead.

It is just very food at what it does. If yo compare it with BIstro Gill round the corner - it wins hands down every time on choice, quality and price.

  • Visited January 2013
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Thank HighgateExigeant
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English first
London, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“overpriced and then some”
Reviewed 29 November 2012

this restaurant is full of character.
the food is greatly overpriced.
the portions are small.
when you get your bill they add another 26% in vat taxes.

  • Visited October 2012
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5 Thank Henry G
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
“nostalgia is not enough”
Reviewed 17 April 2012

if you are only loooking for nostalgia, and you dont mind about food , prepare yourself for a bland experience.The food is obvious and not cheap, maybe an effort should be made

  • Visited April 2012
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6 Thank silvia_8
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