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L’Artisan, the only genuine French Restaurant in Cheltenham !!

*Great news !! We have been shortlisted for entry into the “Good Food Awards”. Only our Customers can vote now: https://www.goodfoodaward.com/vote The dead line is the 15th of August. We hope you will vote for us ! Many thanks

* Follow Our Gastronomic “Tour de France”!! From Tuesday Lunch the 7th up to Saturday Lunch the 18th of August, the Gastronomic Tour de France will take us to “Alsace”. Impregnated with Germanic culinary traditions, Alsatian cuisine is renowned for its myriad of specialties, not to mention its Wine Route, which is more than 170 kilometres long.
Yves will concoct some yummy famous traditional recipes in a set menu available for Lunch time. This Alsace Gastronomic Tour de France will start on Tuesday Lunch the 7th up to Saturday Lunch the 18th of August + pre-theatre from Tuesday to Thursday (order before 7pm). You will find some Braised Cabbage and Pork Paupiette, Alsatian Onion Tart, Rabbit Civet Stew, Butterfly Trout with Riesling, Home Made Kougelhopf… The set menu will be available at £14.95 for 2 courses or £18.95 for 3 courses menusYou can already book your table at L’Artisan. 

* Then, from Tuesday 21st to Saturday 25th for only 1 week, enjoy our Seafood Set Menu: Mediterranean Fish and Shellfish Soup served with Croûtons and Cheese (Soupe de Poissons A la Méditerranéenne, Croûtons et Fromage), Whole Dressed Crab served with Aïoli, New Potatoes, Mixed Vinaigrette Salad (Le Tourteau déjà Préparé, Aïoli, Pommes-de-terre Nouvelles et Salade Mixte) at £15.95. Lunch Time only and Available for dinner “pre-Theatre” from 6pm to 7pm (last order) from Tuesday to Thursday 

* WINNER : L’artisan has won the AWARD of Best Customer Service at the Cotswolds Life Food and Drinks Awards 2018 !!  It was a fantastic evening and we would like to thank all our customers who have voted for us at the first place and of course,  our team who work hard everyday to give to our guests the best quality of service !!   Copy the link: http://www.cotswoldlife.co.uk/food-drink/cotswold-life-food-drink-awards-2018-customer-service-award-1-5588277

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

L’Artisan, the only Genuine French Restaurant in Cheltenham !!

and more to come…

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 *Exhibition in our upstairs room: Nick Pike, Paintings of the Cotswolds, Parisian, Nature, Portraits and Commissioned Original Art. Website: http://www.nickpikeart.co.uk/

As its name suggests, L’Artisan is not part of a chain but is a traditional, genuine and unique restaurant where food is lovingly prepared on site, using the best local and French ingredients.

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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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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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