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The Sylmar

) #195 of 1,340 Restaurants in Lille $$ - $$$ European, French
2 Place Sebastopol, 59000, Lille, France
+33 3 20 57 14 39
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good45%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“tasty food” (2 reviews)
“sebastopol” (2 reviews)
“vegetables” (2 reviews)
Closes in 18 min
19:00 - 22:30All hours
European, French
$$ - $$$
2 Place Sebastopol, 59000, Lille, France
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

We loved this friendly, calm restaurant. Located opposite the Theatre Sebastopol, it was ideal as we were attending a concert there. We wanted an early meal but of course, like most restaurants in France, it only opens at 7pm which would give us only an...More

Thank Ellamental66
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We visited this resturant as it had good reviews . I thought it would be very French, but I didn't feel that way atol. The menu was very small with not much choice, so I ended up having steak and chips, steak was ok but...More

Thank Thebeachlady1958
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Although this restaurant was cosy, the food here is average and verging on being a bit bland. It's not bad by any means but certainly not outstanding. We ordered the duck and steak and both were under seasoned and a bit tasteless. It looked like...More

Thank hazthegr8
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Really cosy place and tasty food. Good atmosphere and nice staff! Highly recommended. Thanks for the good time.

Thank Boucas
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We booked a meal at Aylmerton at the last minute through TripAdvisor; Sylmar acknowledged the booking within a few minutes. We had 2 mains, the deer & lamb, which were both amazing. We shared a sumptuous chocolate brownie & had a mid range wine, all...More

Thank geetarchurchy
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner at The Sylmar. I opted for the pigeon and it was delicious. I wanted to try so much from the menu. Shame we didn't have time to come back.

Thank Maclean93
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Small family run bistro located in the Place de Sebastopol, which is quiet and away from busy tourist areas. The dishes are French with a few British and American deserts thrown in for good measure. The food was well presented; tasty and served promptly. The...More

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 14 July 2016

We love the Sylmar! We've been to Lille several times and always make sure to visit the Sylmar. It's a classic French restaurant with a fabulous English flair to the menu. Service is friendly and attentive. The dinner menu includes such lovely surprises as Irish...More

Thank nh709
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere and excellent food. Restaurant off the main tourist drag but well worth a visit. Cuisine French but with British twist which worked extremely well.

Thank Coleen C
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

We went there lunch and had a wonderful time. The beef tartare is fabulous. The chef is Michelin-star trained with an easy approach to the freshest ingredients and an educated sense of flavor. This is a modern, bright Parisian restaurant with an English twist, in...More

Thank daffido
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:15
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:15
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:15
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:15
19:00 - 23:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Place Sebastopol, 59000, Lille, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Hauts-de-France  >  Nord  >  Lille
  • Phone Number: +33 3 20 57 14 39
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