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Top Choice Modern French in Chablis

Au Fil du Zinc

At Chablis' newest culinary hot spot, exquisite menus with nods to Japanese cuisine are served in a long open dining area perched over the Serein River, and on the adjoining terrace in summer. A nine-page list of Ch…
Bistro in Chablis

Le Bistrot des Grands Crus

A block southeast of Porte Noël, this hip place serves cuisine du terroir made with the freshest local ingredients. The €22 three-course menu changes three times weekly, while the €11.50 formule (main course plus gl…
Wine Bar in Chablis

S Chablis

English-speaking owners Arnaud and Guillaume run this combination wine shop, tasting room and self-proclaimed oenobistro, where you can enjoy 3cl sampler glasses (€1.25 to €4.75) or full 12cl glasses (€5 to €19) of …
Monument in Chablis


Mme Martine Venet offers tours of this lovingly restored 16th-century synagogue; phone ahead to arrange a visit during the hours above.
Church in Chablis

Église St-Martin

The 12th- and 13th-century Gothic Église St-Martin, first founded in the 9th century by monks fleeing the Norman attacks on Tours, is two short blocks northwest of place Charles de Gaulle.
Historic Site in Chablis

Petit Pontigny

The 12th-century cellar of Petit Pontigny (viewable from the exterior only) was once used by Pontigny's Cistercian monks to ferment wine.