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Bistrot des Clercs

48 Grande rue, 26000 Valence, France
+33 4 75 55 55 15
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
4 weeks ago
“A good meal”
4 weeks ago
“Definitely go to this restaurant!”
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French, European
$$ - $$$
48 Grande rue, 26000 Valence, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a typical brasserie with art deco style in the interior and a terrasse for the summer. Service is friendly and efficient and you can order in English. However, I departed from the original brasserie specialties with a raw tuna salad for the entrée,...More

Thank Couplefranco-jap
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate outside and very pleasant it was too. Linen cloths and napkins, sparkling glasses and cutlery were an excellent start. I think the restaurant is part of the Chabran group, so you can expect a certain level of service and food. The service was...More

Thank cantuccinibiscuit
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent traditional and modern French food, great wine and lovely staff. A must for any trip to Valence.

Thank PaulCraven01
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Typical Brasserie style. Menu is fairly priced. Service is speedy. A bit pricey outside the menu. Not a great wine selection. Solid French Bistro

Thank Regis M
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

-Location: 4/5 (close to the city center, but very noisy) -Menu: 4/5 (well prepared and presented dishes) -Service: 3/5 (friendly and nice, but too slow) -Price quality: 4/5 (good price quality ratio) I ordered a menu du jour (€24). I had a tart with cheese...More

Thank venividimagno
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

This is the second time that I have visited this restaurant. It is absolutely spot on! It is exactly what you would expect from a typical French restaurant. The food was fantastic and the service was sublime! Anyone that doesn't like this place must have...More

Thank Stew2210
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Exactly what a French Bistrot should be. It was lively and buzzing. In addition to classic Bistrot food, being well cooked and presented, the staff was caring and efficient. We arrived from the autoroute without a reservation, close to 14h00. Instead of being greeted with...More

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

The lady at reception recommended this restaurant and it was great choice. Very popular and busy bistrot but we managed to get a table without a reservation because it was already after 2pm. Tasty and well prepared food. The scallops with a cheesy risotto and...More

Thank Kwassie
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

After 3 days of horrible gourmet food we were desperate for some simple food. The restaurant is in the city center and looks very nice, like a normal French bistro. It is frequented by locals and it was packed on a Sunday. The food was...More

Thank babyili
Reviewed 8 November 2016

The food, service and atmosphere is excellent. It is very busy, tables pushed together like dominos and th food is excellent! Adore this restaurant and go back every time we visit Valence.More

Thank Debbie M
Louis C, Responsable relations clients at Bistrot des Clercs, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2016

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time in providing your positive thoughts on your recent stay at Le Bistrot des Clercs. We are delighted to read that you have enjoyed your meal. It is very gratifying to read such an enthusiastic review, as we...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$37 - US$147
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Grande rue, 26000 Valence, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Drome  >  Valence
  • Phone Number: +33 4 75 55 55 15
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