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Le Gensake

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$$ - $$$
French, European, Brew Pub
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7 Allee de la Republique | 33890, 33890 Gensac, France
+33 5 57 47 41 04
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11:00 - 22:00
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Wed - Sun 11:00 - 22:00
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Lovely menu du jour in Feb, beautiful food Maison, 14€ per head Delightful, A real gem in the Summer there is also a terrace

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gensac
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came one night with friends and was pleasantly surprised at the quality of the food and the service. There was a lovely fire to take the evening chill off and there was a good ambience. The wine list is varied and the beer is good, there is even Guinness available. All in all a most enjoyable experience.

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Thank chateauvalens
Sydney, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

We were very lucky to find this place, friendly service and amazing food. We really enjoy the experience so much we returned for both lunch and dinner many times. The kids really enjoyed eating there as did we. They also have an amazing selection of quality wines from the best local vineyards at reasonable price. The staff at Le Gensake... More 

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Velines, France
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

We visited the restaurant and received excellent food, excellent atmosphere and well priced restaurant.

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Loubes-Bernac, France
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25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

Nice seeing. Lovely open fire. Choice of quiche or terrine and salad to start. No real finesse to either but OK. Choice of cod and rice or faux filet and chips. The faux filet was OK, the chips were not great and the strange little pot of sauce was... Well, strange. Dessert was tarte tatin. Again OK. Nothing about the... More 

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Newport Pagnell, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Super dinner in a sleepy town. A great and lovely surprise, because Gensac is well off the beaten track and Le Gensake seems to be the only place in town! Fabulous welcome, outstanding service and great cooking!! Well worth making a detour for!!

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Falkirk
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

Set in the village of Gensac,the Gensake is a traditional kind of restaurant on the main street. The interior is quite French, with a piano near the entrance in the bar area, and you would almost expect to see Rene from Alo Alo behind the bar. You would not be totally disappointed, as the waiter has a well maintained moustache... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Our last night after staying in a delightful B&B, in the equally charming town of Gensac. Had an early flight out of Bordeaux airport, so asked our host for any local suggestions for dinner, as we had to get up very early for the drive. While the plan was solid, it fell apart by going to Le Gensake!! We stayed... More 

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Libourne, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

This is one of our two local restaurants in beautiful Gensac. It has everything going for it, good food, fine wine, good service, tasteful decor and conviviality. Not expensive either. Summer or winter, a super evening all round.

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Laguna Beach, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Gouthier has a gem here! Dinner is special, changes regularly and was an exceptional delight that from be them open on Sunday. Friends tell us lunch is more basic. If you ask for Le Cart du Vin, you will be shown the wall of wines from which to choose, mostly from local producers. Not truly 5 stars but given the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$27
Cuisine
French, European, Brew Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Allee de la Republique | 33890, 33890 Gensac, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Gensac
  • Phone Number: +33 5 57 47 41 04

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