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La Gentilhommiere

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41 Chemin du Roy, 27620 Giverny, France
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Melbourne, Australia
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125 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2015

Well worth dropping by for a long lunch after visiting Monet's Garden. The jovial and friendly owner looks after you as though you are his favourite cousin. Great grilled meats selection although a limited menu overall. Nicely priced wines selection including some cellared gems. Recommendable.

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Chestfield, United Kingdom
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2015

not bad, food okay averge. you pay over the top for what you get but again all the resturants know your there for one day so you pay

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Middletown, New Jersey
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90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2015

After visiting Monet's garden, we had some time before the bus went back. Stopped in here to have coffee and a snack- self service style with seating outdoors available. Nice selection and staff.

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Thank Patricia M
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2014

My husband and I took a dream trip to Paris but the one dream I had was driving out of the city to see the world Monet loved and cherished as home. We chose a wonderful driver to take us there and on the way we stopped at this lovely home. I say home because that is how you feel... More 

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San Diego
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51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2014

We had a very nice meal on the way to see Monet's gardens. The service was good, and chef even came out to check on the customers. The only place in France that happened. I didn't think the prices were any worse than any other restaurant.

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Thank DSSanDiego
San Diego, California
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159 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2013

With no thermometer, she grilled the best steak and chicken with skill and no drama. Plus she had a number of tables full in her small room; and she served everyone. Very exceptional experience!

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Thank wgroves
NYC
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50 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2013

We found this place after a long drive from Le Havre. It was a beastly hot day and the interior of the restaurant had no air conditioning. We ate in the garden under umbrellas. The menu was very limited, and was a problem for those of us that are vegetarians. The prices for salads and cheeses are really high, but... More 

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Thank BigApple1
London, United Kingdom
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65 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2013

A typical "tourist trap" restaurant. OK it is nice to eat outdoors on a fine day in pretty surroundings however the food was no more than adequate, the service a tad inattentive and the value for money very poor.

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Waalwijk, Netherlands
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34 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2013

Giverny is flooded with tourists that are going to see the Monet gardens every day. Almost the first restaurant you pass is Lag Gentilhommiere. When the weather is fine you can enjoy pure French food in al beautifull garden setting. Lovely salads but also charcoal grilled chicken and meat. On a large open fire all grilled dishes are prepared. The... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2013

You pass this small place on the path from the bus stop (bus from Vernon train station) to the Monet House and gardens. It was overcast and a little chilly. The wood fire in the 6-table interior was just the ticket to drive away the gloom. Only one of the outside tables was occupied, because of the weather. The menu... 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
Meals
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 Chemin du Roy, 27620 Giverny, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Haute-Normandie  >  Eure  >  Giverny
Description
A small house just before you enter the gardens of Monet in Giverny...a beautiful old house where you can eat inside or amongst the gardens under umbrellas. Excellent cuisine fro. Foie Gras to salads...the atmosphere is intoxicating as are the host and hostess! Worth a stop before walking five minutes to the Monet gardens

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