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Andre L'Escargot Restaurant & Bar - CLOSED

37-43 Brougham Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
+64 6-758 4812
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
13 May 2014
“Sorely missed”
15 Mar 2014
“New Plymouth's Best Now Gone Forever”
Restaurant Hours Closed
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French, Mediterranean
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37-43 Brougham Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed May 13, 2014

Sadly, André passed away and his creation is no longer. What was for many years the first and only authentic French eatery in town is now a Mexican beanery. Sic transit gloria mundi

1  Thank Keallepoat
Reviewed March 15, 2014

This was a fabulous local French cuisine restaurant. Mad great mostly by the owner Andre who died a while ago. The restaurant has been closed and sold unfortunately. There is little similar to to chose from at his level. PS Date inserted as it was...More

Thank Umfoloz1
Reviewed March 11, 2014

After the passing of Andre, this restaurant is now closed. Our lasting impressions include the French provincal style of cooking, the impeccable presentation and the congeniality of the host and his staff. Memorable too, was the numerous times his establishment was recognised by the critics...More

Thank JohnMarion H
Reviewed October 9, 2013

Unfortunately the owner has passed away recently and the restaurant has been closed and put on the market.

Thank oldjon
Reviewed July 6, 2013 via mobile

Great food, service was fantastic, atmosphere was nice. I can't think of anything bad to say. Try it, you will be impressed.

Thank Youngone51
Reviewed July 5, 2013

An institution in New Plymouth, this place has been exceeding expectations for years. A fantastic building and decor, matched by a menu that is relatively basic French fare, but consistently excellent. A wine list to match. Table service was just great. We were in a...More

Thank PedroNP
Reviewed June 24, 2013 via mobile

A colleague and I sampled the delights of this restaurant. An excellent choice. Delicious food and excellent service. A delight and I will return. Not a cheap evening though.

Thank TravelledBug
Reviewed June 19, 2013

I have eaten at this restaurant for 15 years, and am always happy with the delicious array of food, and excellent wine menu. The service is always very attentive, the ambiance is great, and the food is consistently fab!

Thank Martina M
Reviewed June 1, 2013

What a pleasure this eatery was! The service was incredible and the waiters were friendly and bent over backwards to please. We had about a dozen diners in our group and not one complaint. I'll post the pics when I find them. It's been about...More

Thank SueVanD
Reviewed April 19, 2013

we where a party of 5 that just dropped in to ask if they had some food. and they did . Very good food.

Thank Geir B
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  • Address: 37-43 Brougham Street, New Plymouth 4310, New Zealand
  • Location: South Pacific  >  New Zealand  >  North Island  >  Taranaki Region  >  New Plymouth
  • Phone Number: +64 6-758 4812
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