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Restaurant le Petit Nantais

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Place Claux, 12230 Nant, France
+33 5 65 62 25 11
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

I went there with my family back in June and the food was absolutely stunning! We had charcuterie, salads with lardons, foie gras, steaks, lamb chops... All mouth watering. The service is a bit slow as it is so popular! (We had not booked and they were packed). We will be back!!

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Thank Isabelle2934
Bedarieux, France
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52 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Good place to eat at lunchtime, especially on market day (Tuesday). Friendly staff, choice of salads, menu or dish of the day. Our salads were enormous - fresh and flavoursome. The home made desserts were lovely and very good value. The local rosé served by the pichet was excellent. Had to arrive before 12.00 in order to get a table.... More 

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1 Thank Laborador
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2015 via mobile

fab lunchtime menu at only 13.50 € for three large courses plus bread abd chilled water. lovely helpful staff and a fav with the locals

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Thank Samantha B
Yorkshire, GB
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63 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2014

We visited for weekday lunch. We were almost the first diners at 12.05 but by the time we left almost every table was occupied. We had the menu du jour at €15 and a lovely white house wine. We will return on our next visit to Nant.

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Thank tumbleYorkshire_GB
Gourdon, Midi-Pyrenees, France
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2013

We ate here on 2 consecutive evenings. The menu du jour at 13.50 (available weekdays) is very good value and changes daily with local specialities such as aligot and tripe. There is a choice of 2 starters and 2 mains with 2 or 3 desserts. The first night we had salade de chevre chaud followed by aligot and sausage with... More 

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1 Thank Rachel C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2013

Excellent good good value staff very friendly and speaks enough English to help out those with little French The service is excellent and the food is delicious the menu of the day changes daily and covers most people's requirements This restaurant is a must if you are in the area and is in the charming village square of nant

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Thank Gingearnie
Yarmouth, Maine
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2011

Le Petit Nantais was recommended by two women in the local grocery store after we had travelled a long day through the Cevennes. We were delighted to savor delicious local foods, including roquefort cheese, lamb, fish/trout, and, of course, a wine from the region. The restaurant filled during the evening with locals who appeared to be quite familiar with the... More 

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1 Thank marobit
Hampshire
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187 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2011

Our first visit was one lunchtime after visiting the local market. We chose the three course €13.50 fixed price menu. For this we were offered a choice of two or three starters, mains and desserts plus bread and water. Wine was extra. The food was simple but perfectly cooked and the service was relaxed and friendly. We were so impressed... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2010

Set in the market square of a pretty village, good local dishes very well cooked and well priced. Local specialities including Roquefort, trout, lamb. Daily Menu du Jour.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Place Claux, 12230 Nant, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Aveyron  >  Nant
  • Phone Number: +33 5 65 62 25 11

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?