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Andre L'Escargot Restaurant & Bar - CLOSED


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French, Mediterranean

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Reviewed 14 May 2014

Sadly, André passed away and his creation is no longer. What was for many years the first and only authentic French eatery in town is now a Mexican beanery. Sic transit gloria mundi

Date of visit: May 2014
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Reviewed 16 March 2014

This was a fabulous local French cuisine restaurant. Mad great mostly by the owner Andre who died a while ago. The restaurant has been closed and sold unfortunately. There is little similar to to chose from at his level. PS Date inserted as it was...More

Date of visit: April 2013
Thank Umfoloz1
Reviewed 11 March 2014

After the passing of Andre, this restaurant is now closed. Our lasting impressions include the French provincal style of cooking, the impeccable presentation and the congeniality of the host and his staff. Memorable too, was the numerous times his establishment was recognised by the critics...More

Date of visit: September 2013
Thank JohnMarion H
Reviewed 10 October 2013

Unfortunately the owner has passed away recently and the restaurant has been closed and put on the market.

Date of visit: October 2013
Thank oldjon
Reviewed 6 July 2013 via mobile

Great food, service was fantastic, atmosphere was nice. I can't think of anything bad to say. Try it, you will be impressed.

Date of visit: July 2013
Thank Youngone51
Reviewed 6 July 2013

An institution in New Plymouth, this place has been exceeding expectations for years. A fantastic building and decor, matched by a menu that is relatively basic French fare, but consistently excellent. A wine list to match. Table service was just great. We were in a...More

Date of visit: June 2013
Thank PedroNP
Reviewed 24 June 2013 via mobile

A colleague and I sampled the delights of this restaurant. An excellent choice. Delicious food and excellent service. A delight and I will return. Not a cheap evening though.

Date of visit: June 2013
Thank TravelledBug
Reviewed 20 June 2013

I have eaten at this restaurant for 15 years, and am always happy with the delicious array of food, and excellent wine menu. The service is always very attentive, the ambiance is great, and the food is consistently fab!

Date of visit: July 2012
Thank Martina M
Reviewed 1 June 2013

What a pleasure this eatery was! The service was incredible and the waiters were friendly and bent over backwards to please. We had about a dozen diners in our group and not one complaint. I'll post the pics when I find them. It's been about...More

Date of visit: July 2012
Thank SueVanD
Reviewed 19 April 2013

we where a party of 5 that just dropped in to ask if they had some food. and they did . Very good food.

Date of visit: April 2013
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