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La Fontaine

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12 Place du Guesclin, 49420 Pouance, France
Today
10:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 - 18:00
Thu 17:30 - 21:00
Thu - Sat 10:30 - 14:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 23:00
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14 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Showing 11: English reviews
Redon, France
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Terrible family meal, We ordered food from the food board, and was surprised to then see the lady go up stairs to her own kitchen and bring down a half opened bag of salad and eggs... she then sent the man (mr happy) shopping for our meal. Nearly an hour after ordering we had our meals.. barely cooked omelette and... More 

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Faeham
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2016

We occasionally visit La Fontaine when in the area and this time I have to say was the worst experience with three of our party coming down with food poisoning after a meal. The food selection is poor (4 choices) and all are fried, the drinks selection is limited with only house wines on offer and beers. The owners should... More 

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Thank Keates
Pouance, France
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2015 via mobile

Great steaks and good atmosphere.. Other food available, Scampi,wraps,omelette sandwiches. English spoken

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Kent, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2015

True to its namesake La Fontaine Pub sits proudly at the heart of this medieval village facing the fountain in the centre of the square. Visitors always receive a warm welcome from Sheila & Dave the owners and whether just stopping by for a drink or lingering longer over a meal one is guaranteed a first class service amidst the... More 

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1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2015

very nice people, good food, a lot of english beer and the band music was fantastic real good place in this small village because if you look to find another pub around just forget the idea open until 1am.

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La Font den Carros
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2013

This is super clean pub, with lovely food at a good price, can not recommend highly enough.....Sheila and Daves made us very welcome to, shall make the effort to visit again, on our travels...

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Spalding, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2013

We recently visited La fontaine and have been to Pouance many times as we have a holiday home nearby. Dave and Sheila are a great couple and made us very welcome. We were invited to the monthly quiz and we had a great time. We have had lunch there and its always lovely and freshly made. The village of pouance... More 

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Mevagissey, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2013

Made to feel very welcome by Sheila and Dave, bright and cheerful bar, great range of drinks and a lovely cup of tea. Will definitely return on our next visit to Pouance.

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Pouance, France
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182 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2012

Since my last review this English style pub has vastly improved and is now, at times, bursting at the seams. So much so that I have nominated them for the "Best of British Awards 2012". They now shut on Wednesdays since, for some reason, the town seems to empty that day although is crowded on Thursday morning as it"s market... More 

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Pouance, France
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182 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2012

I'm afraid that this has recently gone down-hill. Where you could sit and have a quiet drink and a chat there is now constant music to contend with. The coffee is weak and awful and the hot drinks are heated in a microwave and spill over the cup. If you want a pub just for a drink then this is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Pub
Restaurant features
Reservations
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 18:00
Thursday
10:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 21:00
Friday
10:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
10:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Place du Guesclin, 49420 Pouance, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Maine et Loire  >  Pouance

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?