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Le Fossile

60 rue Saint Etienne, 59800, Lille, France
+33 3 20 54 29 82
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“ratatouille” (6 reviews)
“onglet” (7 reviews)
“steak” (16 reviews)
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French, Steakhouse, European
$$ - $$$
60 rue Saint Etienne, 59800, Lille, France
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Reviewed 27 June 2017

My wife and I went to Lille especially to have dinner at the Le Fossile. I had been to the Le Fossile in Strasbourg a few years ago and wanted the experience again. The choice of dish was easy. Onglet aux echalots. It is served...More

Thank Eduardo G
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Went there with a small group of clients and we had a very nice time! Nice service, great planche apéritive and delicious tournedos Rossini! Price range is average

Thank Greg L
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent meal - steak was best I have had for a long time. If you appreciate steak cooked well come here.

Thank stules1
Reviewed 27 March 2017

We found this restaurant on the recommendation of the front desk clerk at the Novotel around the corner. The small main floor dining room is complemented by a larger space on the lower level. The service was impeccable and the food...stunning. This is place to...More

Thank Stemvik
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

A nice restaurant just south of the grand place. If your a meat lover; try the speciality L'Onglet à l'Échalote A lovely meat dish with nice side dishes; good to sit with friends and collaegues and great value for money. A definate place to visit...More

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely chefs special onget steak. Lovely restaurant give it a try if you are like me and enjoy your meat and wine😆

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Nice restaurant combining classic and modern style. They are specialized in meat. Do not expect a wide menu list... We took the recommendation (meat and onions) and it was really good. Also nice wines. Overall, good place to enjoy French meal.

1  Thank joanillu
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Fantastic find just around the corner from our Novotel hotel. Tucked away in the corner it is a beautiful restaurant with wonderful staff. A must for meat lovers and it was so good I went back two nights running. Loved the creme brûlée too! Very...More

Thank Ben T
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a nice small French restaurant that'd serve steak in the are of Lille where we were staying. Le Fossile had good reviews so we decided to check it out. The place itself is rather nice and the staff are friendly. However,...More

Thank JuliaSli
Reviewed 6 March 2016

If you want a steak dinner this is a good place to go. Delicious beef all cooked to our individual requirements ( we were 7), good chips and a nice variety of sauces: cognac, cream, parsley, garlic etc.The staff were pleasant and helpful and wine...More

1  Thank Sherrydebs
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$118
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 rue Saint Etienne, 59800, Lille, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Hauts-de-France  >  Nord  >  Lille>  > Lille Centre 12
  • Neighbourhood: Lille Centre 12
  • Phone Number: +33 3 20 54 29 82
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