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Le Grain de Sel

32 rue Georges Trouillot, 39000 Lons-le-Saunier, France
+33 3 84 24 80 66
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
5 days ago
“Disastrous”
1 week ago
“Excellent restaurant for classic French provincial cuisine.”
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PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
32 rue Georges Trouillot, 39000 Lons-le-Saunier, France
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1 - 10 of 142 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

An interesting carte if they could cook it. We did not want a large meal so avoided the menus. Amuse bouche of dressed fish ok. Morilles starter (€29!) lacked flavour. Main course rabbit was bitty and dry with an uninspired sauce. My fillet of beef...More

Thank david_shippin
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to this lovely, unpretentious restaurant on a Saturday recently, 10th June, with my wife and a friend. The fixed price menu at 25euro for was excellent value, smoked cold meet salad to start, perfectly flavoured, rabbit in white wine in pastry or fish (hake)...More

Thank David W
Reviewed 4 March 2017

What more can you expect from a mid range price restaurant? Great food, great wine and good service in a warm and cozy atmosphere! The 25€ menu was worth the travel. No fancy dishes for sure, but plain good food.

Thank gogolino
Reviewed 4 May 2015

I'm so glad I stumbled over Le Grain de Sel when was strolling around, looking for a place to eat my lunch. I was immediately attracted by the look of the restaurant and the menu. I must say that everything was better than I expected....More

Thank vineus
Reviewed 26 October 2014

We spent a long weekend in the department of Jura. The name of the restaurant sounded like a promise and we gave it a try. After a hearty welcome, we were already served a greeting from the chef. The menu is varied and every dish...More

Thank Michel d
Reviewed 6 July 2014

While the service is OK, the "cuisine" is let's say average, not more. The choice is limited with 2 different menus, 24 and 36€ and a very light carte. My filet de boeuf and wine sauce was not the best I have had, the beef...More

1  Thank Serge K
Reviewed 12 June 2013

We had the Menu at 24€ which was acceptable but not inspired. But the decor was old-fashioned and the atmosphere was cold and not very welcoming. We were the only people in the restaurant and it was a public holiday in May which may have...More

Thank Surreytraveller67
Reviewed 19 May 2013

We asked the restaurant to lay on a special Jura meal for a group of English which they did. The food was very good and the service attentive. People still talk about the gambas in a local sauce. We had the room to ourselves which...More

Thank ThosCardew
Reviewed 26 October 2011

My colleague and I were working as geologists in the area and stumbled across this wonderful little place. We had the basic fixed price menu. Each dish was balanced, flavourful and a revelation. The service was friendly and helpful. A real gem

Thank KeithHold
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$18 - US$56
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 13:30
Thursday
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 21:00
Saturday
19:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 rue Georges Trouillot, 39000 Lons-le-Saunier, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Bourgogne-Franche-Comte  >  Jura  >  Lons-le-Saunier
  • Phone Number: +33 3 84 24 80 66
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