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Hostellerie de la Fontaine

16 rue de Reigny, 89460 Accolay, France
+33 3 86 81 54 02
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“rabbit” (2 reviews)
“wine list” (3 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
16 rue de Reigny, 89460 Accolay, France
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

Attractive cellar-style restaurant. Formal service with meal covers removed simultaneously. Attractive-looking classical meals. My steak with Bearnaise sauce was very good. My wife & I our friend were a little disappointed with theirs. An OK but not great end to our 6 week trip along...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017

We were staying in an excellent airbnb in the village of Accolay and asked for a recommendation for dinner. This is the one they suggested and it was VERY good. A place we would return to if we are in the area. Fish was locally...More

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Fanfan2201, Propriétaire at Hostellerie de la Fontaine, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2017
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Merci pour votre avis - Nous serons ravis de vous revoir.

Reviewed 30 July 2017

We were a group of 4 who booked this restaurant based on good reviews but we found the food to be below average and not worth the money spent. It was to be the dinner of our final night after traveling the Canal du Nivernaise...More

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Reviewed 21 July 2017

We came here for dinner in just a normal time and restaurant was open but there were not other customers. So, we had a lot staff whom were taking care of us. It was quite special situation when there were 2 waitress to taking orders...More

Thank Juha-ville M
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Make sure you book for this excellent restaurant delightfully set in the former cellar with fine wine case ends decorating the walls. The Maitre D welcomed us and the service was outstanding. A classic french sunday lunch of delicious scallops, sea bass or rabbit, excellent...More

Thank Silym
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Perhaps the best diner we have had in a long time. In this tiny town is this superb and comfortable, well-run and well chefed restaurant. We have eaten here 4 or 5 times over a decade, and each time it is the, or one of...More

Thank halflescher
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Great wine list, lovely menu and helpful service! Our table needed a little assistance navigating thru the menu....just the same as during the day on our barge going thru numerous locks! After some wine was had by all and following the suggestions from our host...More

Thank Bagabondnyc
Reviewed 20 March 2016

We have eaten here several times over the last few years while cruising the Nivernais Canal. We always make a point of eating here. The food is top notch and the welcome is generous and sincere. In the summer you can eat in the garden,...More

Thank OofyProsser
Reviewed 1 September 2015

We were travelling along the Nievernais canal and met fellow travellers who advised us to visit this restaurant . We were certainly not dissappointed . Each dish served to our family of seven was passed around for a taste , each of us proclaiming our...More

Thank lavue15
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Great setting, amazing food and service. We loved our dinner here, the food was outstanding, the wine list was extensive and the service was friendly and professional.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$32 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 rue de Reigny, 89460 Accolay, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Bourgogne-Franche-Comte  >  Yonne  >  Accolay
  • Phone Number: +33 3 86 81 54 02
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