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L’Artisan, the only genuine French Restaurant in Cheltenham !!
Why not enjoying a Piece of France without going abroad?
Here is our news:

We are Back ! L’Artisan team is ready to welcome you from Friday the 10th of September at lunch time. 

* For our new Gourmand “Tour de France” Set menu which will start from Friday lunch the 10th of September to Saturday the 2d of October for lunch, we would like to take you to: Loire Valley to Vendée, Atlantic Coast  !!
From the stunning chateaux and vineyards of the Loire Valley to the golden sunflower fields and beaches of the Vendée, this is one of France’s best holiday regions.

You will be offered this menu for £16.95 for 2 courses or £20.95 for 3 courses.
You will find for starters: Anjou “Galipettes” (Stuffed Mushroom with Minced Pork) or Vendean Green Cabbage Soup with Potatoes and Garlic. As Main: Mussels Marinieres or Mussels with Garlic Cream served, of course, with Pommes Frites or Chicken Fricassee with Gamay “Beurre Rouge“  …. And for dessert: Vendean Brioche and Butter Pudding, Salted Butter Caramel or “Nantais” Gateau with Almond Powder, Red Fruit Coulis.

Our “A la Carte” menu will be available as well for lunch and dinner…

* We are delighted to let you know we have been shortlisted in the Restaurant of the year category at SoGlos Gloucestershire Lifestyle Awards 2021.
From today until Friday 17 September 2021, you will be able to vote for your favourite shortlisted restaurant via www.soglos.com/awards-lifestyle . We need your support ! You like L’Artisan?… please, vote for us 🙂

* Yves and I were honoured to be invited to record a podcast titled “What Does a Country’s Cuisine Say About Its Culture?” from ‘Over Here, Over There’  (OHOT)
What Does A Country’s Cuisine Say About Its Culture? – Over Here Over There
Thanks to Dan Harris for this opportunity !

Do you know the HORSECHOUX PATISSERIE has its own Website now?: visit www.horsechoux.co.uk  !

* A big Thank you to Lucy Bella Earl/English with Lucy who has mentioned us in her well-known YouTube Videos (at 14mn 30 sec up to 16mn 35 sec): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hSVTKustxH0&t=863s

You would like to know more? We can send you our Newsletter. Give us your email address and me will keep you updated!
See you soon and keep safe, A bientôt,
Elisabeth and Yves

* In September, we have been recommended by the SUNDAY TIMES !!. “The Cultural Centre of The Cotswolds is a frontrunner for families and downsizers alike, says Tim Palmer”… There’s also an excellent roster of places to eat, notably L’Artisan, Lumiere, the venerable Champignon Sauvage (undaunted by its relegation from two stars to one in the 2019 Michelin guide) and Prithvi, a high-class curry house)”. Read the full article (for subscribers): https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/what-its-like-to-live-in-cheltenham-09c7rx0m7

* Follows us now on Twitter (@LartisanChelt), Facebook (https://m.facebook.com/LartisanChelt/) and Instagram!

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Elisabeth and Yves, who come from Provence, successfully ran for several years in the Leicestershire country side, near Melton Mowbray, a gastro-pub-restaurant called “La Table d’Yves”.

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“Amazing food, great atmosphere and the French owners and staff make it! We will definitely return. “

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Elisabeth and Yves.

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There, their dedication to French cuisine was rewarded when they won the prize for the Best European restaurant, best gastro pub and runner up for best service at the 2011/2012 East Midlands Food & Drink Awards.

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