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Le Germinal

9 cours de la Vilaine, 35510 Cesson-Sevigne, France
+33 2 99 83 11 01
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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9 cours de la Vilaine, 35510 Cesson-Sevigne, France
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Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic moment. We were under the tree, beside the river enjoying very nice meal. Nothing more to say about the presentation, and the taste of the dishes, it was just very good and well done. The service was also very nice. Very enjoyable moment. You...More

Thank Francois S
administrateurweb, Responsable relations clients at Le Germinal, responded to this reviewResponded July 13, 2018

Thank you so much !

Reviewed June 27, 2017

Nice restaurant near Rennes. The venue is very agreeable, quiet and trendy. Some views on the Vilaine river if one likes eating within a natural surrounding. The is was refined, good quality and interesting dishes in the menu. Fine dinning prices, I think the value...More

Thank Gonzalo M
Reviewed May 27, 2017

We arrived a little early for our check in and a little late for lunch but the lady at reception facilitated us on both counts. after directing us to our room she offered to have a cold plate made up for us if we would...More

Thank Roadrat102
Reviewed November 1, 2016

We had a super supper. Great value for money and river views although the tide was low! We ate the €32 menu and began with oysters, followed by a delicious pork main course, finished off with a traditional apple tart. I'd visit again.

Thank srcox
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

It looks very promising at first and dishes are presented very nicely, as so service is. However i found my food not too especial and the meat was not specially tender, so a bit disappointed. Price was fairly OK for what I'm used to, not...More

Thank Luar_LM
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Lovely set, five course meal for €32. Traditional French fair with a twist. Had the tuna to start (melt in the mouth) followed by the beef which was amazing!!! Others in party had the escargot and mullet. I finished with the cheese and others had...More

Thank Kirstie M
Reviewed June 5, 2016

I had the best veal sweetbreads in my life. There are at least three kinds of fresh fishes on the menu. While the wine selection is relatively limited, even the wines by the glass are fine. The windows serve to the river and in good...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed November 17, 2015 via mobile

I have been there many times for a short trip for work. It has always been really good. To summarize my score : - excellent service - good products - changing menu with always very surprising things - always a dish and entrance with fish...More

Thank Globetrotter155
Reviewed November 14, 2015

A very nice setting staffed by competent helpful people serving excellent food at fair prices: all four of us will recommend it and will return. It woulds be delightful on a nice summer day, but we were unlucky on 6th Nov 15 - it didn't...More

Thank Trevor S
Reviewed March 7, 2014

Set in a converted water mill straddling a branch of the river Vilaine to the east of Rennes, this lovely hotel and restaurant gives visitors the impression of being on a smooth first class river cruise. We were given a very friendly welcome and made...More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$48
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
12:15 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 cours de la Vilaine, 35510 Cesson-Sevigne, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Ille-et-Vilaine  >  Cesson-Sevigne
  • Phone Number: +33 2 99 83 11 01
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  • This restaurant is at Le Germinal
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