Restaurants

Top Choice French in Beaune

Caves Madeleine

Focusing on fresh-from-the-farm meat and vegetables produced within a 100km radius of Beaune, this cosy little restaurant changes its menu daily. Reserve ahead for a private table, or enjoy a more convivial experien…
Tapas in Beaune

La Maison du Colombier

For a supremely cosy evening out, head for this 'gastro-bar' in candlelit 16th-century surrounds. Grab a seat beside the brick-walled open kitchen, on the sidewalk out front, or amid the labyrinth of stone-vaulted i…
Burgundian in Beaune

Le Bacchus

The welcome is warm and the food exceptional at this small restaurant just outside Beaune's centre. Multilingual co-owner Anna works the tables while her partner Olivier whips up market-fresh menus that blend classi…
Fusion in Beaune

La Lune

Grab a counter seat and enjoy chef Seiichi Hirobe's one-man show as he prepares French-Japanese fusion treats such as tuna tartare with poached egg and lotus root, or grilled scallops with umeboshi (Japanese pickled…
Bistro in Beaune

Bistrot des Cocottes

Tucked away on place Madeleine's quieter side, this classy-casual restaurant scores points for its all-day service (a rarity in Beaune, with snacks served between 4pm and 7 pm), and its friendly and attentive waitst…
Gastronomy in Beaune

Loiseau des Vignes

For an upscale meal with your significant other, this Michelin-starred culinary shrine is the place to go. Expect exquisite concoctions ranging from caramelised pigeon to quenelles de sandre (pike-fish dumplings). A…
Burgundian in Beaune

La Ciboulette

Long popular with Beaune locals, but equally welcoming to tourists, this stone-walled, wood-beamed hideaway manages to feel both relaxed and refined, with smiling, efficient service and unpretentious but well-prepar…
Market in Beaune

Food Market

Beaune's Saturday food market is an elaborate affair, with vendors displaying their wares both indoors and on the cobblestones of place de la Halle. There's a much smaller marché gourmand (gourmet market) on Wednesd…
Burgundian in Beaune

Le P'tit Paradis

This intimate restaurant on a narrow medieval street is known for cuisine elaborée (creatively transformed versions of traditional dishes) made with fresh local products. Summer terrace.