Nancy restaurants

French in Nancy

La Maison dans le Parc

Shining with one Michelin star, this restaurant is Nancy's bastion of fine dining. Service is faultless and the ambience one of urban sophistication, with clean lines, monochrome hues and floor-to-ceiling windows. A…
Bistro in Nancy

Le V-Four

With just a handful of tables, this petite bistro is all about intimacy and understated sophistication. Mulberry chairs and crisp white tablecloths set the scene for original creations such as grilled scallops with …
French in Nancy

Le Gentilhommiere

Warm-hued, subtly lit Le Gentilhommiere stands head and shoulders above most of the restaurants on rue des Maréchaux. Specialities like scallop tartlet with beetroot and liquorice vinaigrette and pike-perch fillets …
Modern French in Nancy


You can expect a warm welcome at this slick, monochrome bistro, which keeps its menu seasonal, simple and regional, along the lines of market-fresh fish with braised fennel and bergamot confit.
French in Nancy

La Petite Cuillère

On the main drag in Nancy's Vieille Ville, 'the little spoon' is an artful take on the bistro, with its muted colours, slick furnishings and quirky lighting. The menu keeps things classic, with starters like Bourgog…
Burgers in Nancy


Hip, split-level, doodle-daubed Voyou is hands-down the best place in town for a gourmet burger you can properly sink your teeth into. On the menu are burgers made from quality meat, served in organic buns, with top…
Brasserie in Nancy

Brasserie Excelsior

As opulent as a Fabergé egg with its stucco and stained glass, Excelsior whisks you back to the decadent era of art nouveau. Brusquely efficient waiters bring brasserie classics such as oysters (September through Ap…
Sandwiches in Nancy


Is it a pizza? Is it a sandwich? Well, a pidélice is kind of both, served hot, crunchy and stuffed with gourmet fillings – from feta and olives to steak with melted cheese – prepared with organic ingredients. The wa…
International in Nancy

L'Artisan Épicier

Trading in spices, herbs and top-quality condiments, this friendly, modern, jar-lined bistro naturally uses these to flavour appetising day specials like chicken tagines, which go for a wallet-friendly €8. The menu,…
International in Nancy

La Primatiale

The food looks as good as it tastes at this upbeat, art-strewn bistro. Clean, bright flavours such as carpaccio of trout with coriander, and monkfish with shellfish coulis reveal a definite Mediterranean slant. Ther…