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Lumiere

) #1 of 335 Restaurants in Cheltenham $$$$ European, British,
Clarence Parade, Cheltenham GL50 3PA, England
+44 1242 222200
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Overview
  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (140 reviews)
“smoked eel” (13 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
Clarence Parade, Cheltenham GL50 3PA, England
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211 - 220 of 678 reviews

Reviewed 5 October 2015

A first visit to this restaurant based on the reviews on TripAdvisor and we were not disappointed. Excellent food very well presented and lovely friendly staff.

Thank John B
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 3 October 2015

love this restaurant its fresh clean modern 3rd visit and wow the food is out of this world we had the tasting menu and it was fab the service is of high end would recommend any thing as I'm sure it would be great thanks...More

Thank julie w
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 13 September 2015 via mobile

My partner took me here for my birthday. It was amazing. Food was exceptional, and the service was exemplary. For the quality of the food it was very well priced.

1  Thank Christopher B
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 12 September 2015

We had the fixed price 3 course lunch - great value at £28 each. Each course was excellent but dessert was particularly memorable with the inclusion of 'popping candy' which produces a fantastic experience inside your head. Staff are very attentive in a small, intimate...More

Thank T R
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 11 September 2015

Kicked off our weekend in Cheltenham with a visit to Lumiere on a Friday night and what a good start it was, had the tasting menu each dish beautifully cooked and a lot of care gone into the presentation coupled with some fine wine and...More

Thank brushmeister
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 11 September 2015

Had a birthday feast for 5 and the tasting menu delighted all the guests. Jon the chef is an absolute star the the front of house is a delight with high quality service to accompany the food If you are in town and can get...More

1  Thank andrew h
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 7 September 2015

We visited Lumiere recently for a birthday celebration and it certainly lived up to it's reputation as one of the best restaurants in Cheltenham. The menu is imaginative and the food is of the highest quality with excellent service.The restaurant is quite small so you...More

Thank PDKUK
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Have been to Lumiere several times now and it continues to be our favourite restaurant in Cheltenham (even above Champignon Sauvage) - amazed that it doesn't have a Michelin star. A recent lunch had the usual fantastic bread, a great smoked watermelon and mozzarella sorbet...More

1  Thank David L
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 1 September 2015

Went for the tasting menu with some friends - the meal was superb - small but perfectly executed courses and kitchen flexible to adapt the menu to personal tastes. We even made the "Tequila shot" sorbet pud at home! Will go back on next special...More

1  Thank Wilsons11
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

Reviewed 31 August 2015

My friend and I visited for lunch for my civilised 'hen party'. I called ahead and the staff were more than happy to accommodate my four month old baby too and helped us find a table that was out of the way. The food was...More

Thank cakeandbubbly
LumiereCheltenham1, Owner at Lumiere, responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2016

Thank you for taking the time to write a review for us. We are so glad that you enjoyed your meal. Hope to see you all again soon. Best wishes, Jon, Helen and the team at Lumière

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junesilv
Can I book online for next Saturday evening ?
29 January 2017|
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Response from LumiereCheltenham1 | Property representative |
You are able to send a request for a reservation from our website & one of our reservations team will then contact you to arrange your booking within 24hours. (Please note that we are closed on Sundays and Mondays.) If your... More
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zahir18
Can I bring a dog with us for lunch?
31 October 2016|
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Response from clairel545 | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant is bijou (small but perfectly formed). I would not take my dog even if was permitted. Sufficient space for diners not for dog too.
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zahir18
I would like to book a table at lunchtime for three including a dog????
31 October 2016|
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Response from 654GregP654 | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you ring the restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$36 - US$102
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
19:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 00:00
Thursday
19:00 - 00:00
Friday
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
Saturday
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Clarence Parade, Cheltenham GL50 3PA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Cheltenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1242 222200
  • E-mail
Description
Lumière is intimate fine dining restaurant set in the heart of beautiful, Regency Cheltenham. Run by Chef Jon Howe and his partner Helen. Lumière offers a short inspirational menu and friendly, informative service. Jon excels in being able to put a new and interesting twist on traditional dishes, the menus change frequently allowing Jon to make the most of the fresh produce available to him.
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