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Josephine

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30 Rue Lucas, 03200 Vichy, France
+33 4 70 98 08 14
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Hendaye, France
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290 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Josephine serves crepes and also some traditional French food and seems to be quite popular as it was almost full when I went there. Crepes were tasty and service friendly and efficient, a place to come back.

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Thank Helmut F
La Talaudiere, France
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61 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

This restaurant serves nicely cooked pancakes. The staff are very efficient and friendly. The only negative point was the noisy room as there were lots of people!

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Thank Robby42350
Chateau Gontier
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85 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

Arriving on a Sunday Night looking for a Restaurant this place was packed. They call themselves a Creperie but by the look of the food being served from the menu it is a lot more. Very Fair price and Excellent Food.

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Thank Bill W
Vancouver, Canada
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41 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Overrated and disappointing. The crepes are over cooked and I would go elsewhere if you have choices. I didn't have a choice as no one was serving food in the area. The salad was the only thing that was ok. Very very poor restaurant in Vichy. Crepes suck.

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Thank Tanna S
Cambridge
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295 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016

Well placed restaurant/bar with a slightly plastic feel. Young waitresses possibly learning their trade and therefore not a lot of warmth. The crêpes were fine and well presented. Relaxed atmosphere so you can read the newspaper.

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Thank Whittlesford
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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192 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016

In the center of the town, this restaurant focuses on all his dishes with crepes. Something different vs. other restaurants in the town . The dishes are delicious regarding this cuisine style. Not enough space between table for privacy but the service is excellent!

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Thank Gilles V
Herning, Denmark
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136 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2015

Food was great at a good price. The dog was no problem although he is a Grand Chien de Pyrenees, Marco. They found a peaceful table in the back of the restaurant. Very nice and friendly service. Had several regular customers we could see. We will be back.

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Thank Nordgaard
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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295 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015

Although this restaurant is highly rated, our experience was not great. We had a dinner there one evening at 20.30. The restaurant and terrace were pretty busy but not packed. We sat an available table. an another couple came after us and sat next to us. The waitress finally appeared and gave them the menu. We had to wait a... More 

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Thank Sabaudia73
Manchester, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2014

on our visit to Vichy we were recommend by a friend to search out this Restaurant we got there around 1 it was jam packed a young waitress gave us a seat outside, for a few minute's we watched the world go by then we were called inside you could call it rustic but the atmosphere was great real France... More 

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Thank geoffb4444
Berkshire, UK
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13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2014 via mobile

After reviewing the restaurants which were open on a Monday we settled on Josephine, slightly concerned that nobody else was dining at 7.15pm We needn't have worried, at 7.30 the whole of Vichy arrived and every table was taken within the next 15 mins, not just passers through like ourselves but a lot of locals. The serving staff were busy... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Rue Lucas, 03200 Vichy, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Allier  >  Vichy
  • Phone Number: +33 4 70 98 08 14

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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?