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“A pleasant surprise”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Restaurant L2 - CLOSED

Restaurant L2
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: French, Mediterranean
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Reservations, Seating
Restaurant details
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Reservations, Seating
Taillant, Poitou-Charentes, France
Level Contributor
32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
“A pleasant surprise”
Reviewed 4 February 2013

This was our first visit to the restaurant which my wife had booked as a treat for my birthday. We had not even heard of the restaurant from friends so it was a bit of an unknown quantity. My wife had chosen it purely on its high TripAdvisor rating and we were not disappointed as it turned out to be a very pleasant dining experience. The restaurant is set in a quiet traffic-free zone just next door to the main theatre. The interior is clean, modern and well-lit. The service was quick and efficient and the food was beautifully cooked and presented - excellent flavour combinations. My wife had the beef fillet served with gratineed macaroni wrapped in thin crispy bacon; I had the veal fillet in a truffle and white chocolate emulsion - it was simply delicious! None of our friends who dine out have ever mentioned this restaurant this restaurant to us but we will certainly be recommending it to them!

  • Visited February 2013
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Thank Shawn G
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Simply sensational food”
Reviewed 22 September 2012 via mobile

We took my parents in law and 4 month old son for a Tuesday lunch & I'm glad we booked. L2 is a breath of fresh air in Sainte serving fantastic French Asian fusion food wonderfully presented. The flavours and textures were divine. Varied & interesting menu.....fantastic job chef! Good service. We will be back :-)

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Thank Karen M
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London, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
“Very good food, pleasant service, worth a visit”
Reviewed 2 June 2012 via mobile

A "France meets the Far East" fusion style of cooking, very pleasant service in a nicely presented restaurant slap bang in the middle of town. Reservations would be a good idea, we live nearby and this was our third try at eating there. Warmly recommende.

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2 Thank MarwoodEvents
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Royan, France
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94 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
“Epoustouflant !!!”
Reviewed 28 May 2012

In the heart of the town, near the theatre
a very small restaurant very cosy all green and white , you need to make a reservation...
A girl to cook and a girl to welcomme you and a fabulous cooking very fine but copious.
Unexpected but always delicious combinations of flavor. Not expensive.

Will run there fast !!!

  • Visited March 2012
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1 Thank fmr1302
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France
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67 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
“Amazing!”
Reviewed 2 August 2011

The food was truly surprising and delicious. I loved the feminine touch in every detail.

  • Visited July 2011
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1 Thank Moana2008
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