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L'Illustre

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8 Rue Champeaux, Troyes, France
+33 3 25 40 00 88
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09:00 - 23:30
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 23:30
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Was on the restaurant for business purposes for dinner. Very nice/modern location with friendly French waiters, what not always is the case. Food quality and quantity was according price range. Definitely a place to consider when you are in Troyes

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Thank Alberto C
Abergavenny, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely restaurant. we had walked round most the evening most place were very busy and all ready been booked up. We looked at the menu of this restaurant and it had every thing we wanted and look really nice. we walked in and ask for table and staff said no problem and we shown down stairs which... More 

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Thank geoffreyw488
London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

This was recommended by the hotel we were staying at on our way down to ski in Switzerland. Nice décor and friendly service. Plenty of choice on menu for adults and children - steak tartar very good. A little pricey for the entrecote but decent portions

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Thank Mummyah
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

My wife and I were returning to the UK, travelling from Cannes to Zeebrugge and decided to stay overnight in Troyes. We wanted to spend an hour or so looking around the town before finding a restaurant for dinner, we had not booked anything. We found L'Illustre as we were walking around the 'old town' - the menu looked good... More 

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Thank Tom P
Boston, Massachusetts
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38 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely meal. Starting with the burrata appetizer followed by the sole meunière. Both were delicious. Service was excellent and nice choice of wine. Easy to find with a nice out door area and very attractive interior.

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Thank TMitch6542
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170 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Tourist street, busy at night and in the day during season. Snug pavement seating. Staff were friendly but rushed. Food was ok.

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Thank Richard F
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by the hotel and we weren't disappointed. The food and service was good, however we noticed later that we could have had an English menu but weren't offered one which was a shame as we obviously wee English. We had a fixed menu which was excellent value and plenty of food for hungry travellers. The situation... More 

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Thank nellybooboo
London, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is a good brasserie - not high-end dining, but good food, well-prepared and served by friendly and welcoming staff. It's located on the main street leading down to the 'square' in the heart of the old town - a bustling location with many choices - this is one worth taking. The food is straightforward - an excellent foie gras,... More 

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Thank groan
Edenbridge, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

This was recommended by our hotel landlady as not too touristy. And she was right! It was very friendly and the food delicious - it is brasserie not haute cuisine but none the worse for that. I had steak and my friends enjoyed the moules. Delicious and generous cheese.

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Talladega, Alabama
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210 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

We had dinner here consisting of odd items for dinner, like crepes flambees. However, we eat very lightly so things like crepes and French dinner salads buit us just fine. L'Illustre is pretty and not expensive. It offers quite a selection of interesting dishes and cheap cocktails (for instance, 7 euros for a very large mojito). I don't think anyone... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 23:30
Monday
09:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
09:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
09:00 - 23:30
Thursday
09:00 - 23:30
Friday
09:00 - 23:30
Saturday
09:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Rue Champeaux, Troyes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Grand Est  >  Aube  >  Troyes
  • Phone Number: +33 3 25 40 00 88

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