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Dame Jeanne

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59 Grande rue Aristide Briand, 89200 Avallon, France
+33 3 86 34 58 71
08:00 - 19:00
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Quebec City, Canada
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88 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nicely decorated old fashioned restaurant where the food is excellent. Waiters take an amazing care putting the forks / knives and glasses at a perfect location on the table. They welcome you wearing t-shirts, but offer a high class service. Our meal was excellent, we wished we were staying another day in Avallon, we would have returned. Plate size was... More 

Thank rudbeckie
Lognes, France
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

We have visited Dame Jeanne on several occasions, as the delicious tea, coffee and pastry draw us like a magnet! We have taken a number of friends here, and none are ever disappointed. The light meals are also excellent! And the service is very pleasant. Being outside of Paris, the prices are also quite reasonable. Highly recommended!

Thank davidandjoyce2016
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We had read about this little restaurant and wanted to try it. I had the aubergine lasagne and my husband had the choux pastry with local creamy cheese. Both were delicious. As the next day was a fete day, our friendly waiter suggested we book for lunch but we had planned a visit to Noyers sur Serein. We decided to... More 

Thank Rivez
Lisbon, Portugal
1 review
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Very good environment to chill, do some work and drink some region wine. The back garden is perfect for summer time and the costumer service was perfect.

Thank Emanuel G
Norwich, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

We were looking for somewhere to have a light lunch and saw this place not far from the tourist office. We were directed through to the garden, which was full of hydrangeas in bloom and a lovely spot on a hot day. Having been given a mini blackboard showing that day's specials, we both chose courgette and goats cheese tart... More 

Thank Brownie1949
Sarasota, FL
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

A light menu is perfect for lunch in Avallon. Children welcomed with a choice of books. Salads and good local wines. Stands out in a quiet town.

Thank gb607
Toronto, Canada
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

I convinced my family to exit the highway and go to this restaurant. Best decision of the day. Very nice restaurant, typical French decor, on a budget. My French great father said that the food was as good as what her mum made him. If think that says it all.

Thank Florent G
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378 reviews
260 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2015 via mobile

Take the natural one and enjoy. Small cup of water and you're all set. The staff is the smiling type and there are all sort of travel books to make you smarter. Cocoa.

Thank ybhk19
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38 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015

This was our second visit to Avallon and the second visit to Dame Jeanne. The first time we took afternoon tea, but this time we had lunch. Tables are set out in two period rooms with a peaceful atmosphere. The garden was closed as it was a cold October day. We wanted a lunch that was not too filling and... More 

Thank Kentishchap
Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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80 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2015

We stopped by for a light lunch and enjoyed delicious homemade smoked salmon quiche with salad. Service was with a smile and everyone seemed to be enjoying their food.

Thank alexcat2003

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 59 Grande rue Aristide Briand, 89200 Avallon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Bourgogne-Franche-Comte  >  Yonne  >  Avallon
  • Phone Number: +33 3 86 34 58 71

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