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Le Manege

2 Faubourg Rivotte, 25000, Besancon, France
+33 3 81 48 01 48
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“paris brest” (2 reviews)
“terrine” (2 reviews)
“wine list” (2 reviews)
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2 Faubourg Rivotte, 25000, Besancon, France
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

Beautiful place for lunch in good weather on the terrace. You can reserve a place online. Easily accessible by car.

Thank Mainzigartig
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Had a lovely meal here from the two set menus, my husband and I did a bit of inter changing of dishes. Presentation of food excellent and beautiful food. Very attentive service and warm atmosphere. I had asked if I could bring my dog along...More

Thank BDTandy
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

If you stop by Besançon, please take the time to go to Le Manege. Le menu du midi -lunch- was such a reasonably priced option that my expectations were average. ..well, i was proven wrong in the right way. All courses were expectional. Terrine for...More

Thank Isabelle S
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Ten of us were here for a birthday day and they looked after us very well. A lovely location on the bank of the River Doubs adds to the experience. An international group we all found the food very good, all very well and precisely...More

Thank manofekent
Reviewed 22 June 2016

One of our group had a bucket list item of dining at a Michelin-starred restaurant. As a pizza and burgers kinda gal, I wasn't too sure about having my birthday dinner at some fluffy French restaurant... But it was such a pleasant surprise! The set...More

Thank finlandadventures
Reviewed 29 May 2016

The menu featured what appeared to me to be local dishes, which were prepared very well. We both had a chicken main dish and Paris Brest for dessert, and chose different starters terrine and snails. All very good. The service was warm and efficient. While...More

Thank Graham H
Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our hotel. Wonderful food, lovely decor, really friendly and helpful staff, three courses all tasted so good. My only criticism would be that with my steak I would have preferred some vegetables apart from just potatoes, but that was my...More

Thank Uhdcfc
Reviewed 8 September 2015

We came here on a Saturday night, our hotel made the reservations. We were lucky, as the place filled up around us. The wait staff were professional without being intimidating. The food was expertly prepared. The scallops on artichoke puree were crisp and browned on...More

Thank nagonmom
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Very nice and cosy. The waiters are all super nice and available. We chose a bottle of wine at first which we didn't like and offered to pay for it and change it...they changed it with a big smile and didn't make us pay for...More

Thank Alessandrapa
Reviewed 20 May 2015 via mobile

A smart restaurant just outside the Port Rivotte where charming waiting staff will bring you delicious food from an amazingly cheap €29 menu or a more expensive menu at €49 which includes foie gras and scallops. Tried the sherry-like Savignin to accompany the food. A...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$56
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Faubourg Rivotte, 25000, Besancon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Bourgogne-Franche-Comte  >  Doubs  >  Besancon
  • Phone Number: +33 3 81 48 01 48
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