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Cafe Lavinal

Passage du Desquet | Village de Bages, 33250 Pauillac, France
+33 5 57 75 00 09
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good45%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“lunch” (44 reviews)
“roasted veal” (2 reviews)
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Passage du Desquet | Village de Bages, 33250 Pauillac, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch here out on the terrace. The entrance and building is lovely and the service warm and welcoming. We had the plat du jour which was fantastic value. The ambience was sophisticated and dining here was a real pleasure.

Thank 1Row
Reviewed 1 week ago

The lunch at Lavinal was very good, although it was difficult to get the waiter's attention. Especially good was the salad and the salmon.

Thank Coastman3
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very traditional French decorations, the set lunch menu is €11.5, the pork is soft and the quantity is just enough, the guide took us there, very good choice.

Thank CelloB
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Excellent, professional service. Excellent choice of Menus or a la carte. You can push the boat out on wine here, there is a superb wine list. We had lunch and were driving so had two glasses of red at €34.50 a glass, superb. Less costly...More

Thank TallyHoH0Ho
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Cafe Lavinal is an excellent place for lunch or dinner. Very good and fast service, good food. Excellent foie gras and duck.

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Attentive service and good food - amuse-bouche of asparagus soup, escargot, fish and veal were all nicely cooked and served.

Thank yakherd
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

Good and popular place for lunch between winery visit. Good selection of wine. Nice informal setting. Asparagus bellute, foie gras, roster chicken, and a baked apple

Thank IamZozo
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We chose the menu of the day which was €11.50 for the meal including coffee. On that day it was sea bream, which was absolutely delicious. It wasn’t a massive portion either so it was perfect for lunch. We chose 2 different wines that were...More

Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

While in Pauillac we stopped in for lunch at Cafe Lavinal Love the atmosphere, solid local fare Very enjoyable

Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Visiting the area, we ´ ve Been there on recomendation . It' s Been Exellent . Lovely Freshly cooked dishes. The wine sélection. Is also enjoyable. The sevice was a good too.

Thank Eikichi O
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$44
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Validated Parking, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Passage du Desquet | Village de Bages, 33250 Pauillac, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Pauillac
  • Phone Number: +33 5 57 75 00 09
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Welcome to this 1930's brasserie-inspired setting, complete with red moleskin bench seats, a zinc bar and eye-catching central lighting fixture. This warm and welcoming bistro is open for lunches, aperitifs and dinners. Discover a simple, traditional and tasty market-inspired menu made from regional produce. In good weather, its sunny terrace is perfect for appreciating its stunning views and prime location.
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