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Au Potin

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11 rue du General Vandenberg, 67140 Barr, France
+33 3 88 08 88 84
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Melbourne, Australia
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67 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our hosts at La Villa du Coteau recommended this restaurant. It was a short drive from Obernai and well worth the drive. The décor is like a Parisienne Brasserie run by the friendliest and quirkiest maître de, passionate about his restaurant. The menu is extensive and uses fresh local produce. My husband had beef and I had lamb. We are... More 

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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

This was exelent "finish" for a nice day at Barr Food was exelent..tasty Wellcoming was very warm and explannation Recomand

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Thank kobyic
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We went to have dinner there during our stay in Barr. The meal was just amazing and the owner fantastic.He was very helpfull for the choises on the menu and once we had finished listening to him describing the various dishes we wanted to try everything. The food was most tasty and the desserts outstanding.We had a wonderful time. We... More 

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Erps Kwerps
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44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

This is a TOP french brasserie, with a very enthousiastic owner called Hervé. This guy knows how to run his restaurant, serving nice dishes at very reasonable prices with super wines. He is an ambassador in natural french wines. Almost every wine comes in a decanter, you will discover some beauties in your glass.

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Thank Philip H
Turin, Italy
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156 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

Coming across this restaurant in Barr was a wonderful surprise. The menu was really surprising and elegant - French style food and twist. The food was superbly cooked and presented. There was a small wine list but with interesting local Alsazian wines.The cosy atmosphere and the service really superb. The owner was really kind helpful and friendly. He advised and... More 

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Pully, Switzerland
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32 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2015

Our English, German and French speaking group appreciated the firmly greeting and attentive service. We all went with Pizzas for no particular reason, but all enjoyed them. Tastey crust and strong on the tomato sauce, we were all happy.

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Thank kirk r
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51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

Busy restaurant with friendly owner and good regional cuisine. Good choice of wines too, and the restaurant hasn't fallen victim to the urge to modernize it into something ugly, modernistic, or incomprehensible (which, unfortunately, happens a lot with classical restaurants in France). It has a good brasserie like atmosphere, with good food and wines - what elso do you need?

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Copenhagen Region, Denmark
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74 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2015 via mobile

We visited Au Potin in Barr and found a nice atmosphere, local place, kind yet busy and a bit stressed owners of Au Potin. They really tried to help my friend being allergic to flour and customised the food and dishes to her. Big portions, steak made really well, the fish I had was however a bit too well done.... More 

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Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
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74 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2015 via mobile

Food is fantastic and service is awesome. I seat at outdoor is so relax. Everydish is good. Next time i'll be back for sure

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Thank Kittikhun
Vancouver, BC
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98 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2014

it was one of the few restaurants available for last min. booking so we took the chance. the food was surprisingly good. But i must praise the restaurant staff. The waitress who served us tried her very best to xplain the menu to us in English. i felt really bad; I didn't expect her to explain one by one to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 rue du General Vandenberg, 67140 Barr, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Grand Est  >  Bas-Rhin  >  Barr
  • Phone Number: +33 3 88 08 88 84

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