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Restaurants are awarded from 1 to 5 Rosettes for culinary excellence. One Rosette restaurants are highly recommended in a local area and five Rosettes have reached the pinnacle of culinary excellence at a world class level.

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Traditional and modern French seafood dishes

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At a glance

Private dining
Wines by the glass
Credit cards accepted

The Maison flies the tricolour for proudly French seafood cuisine in the bustling heart of Bury St Edmunds. The place is teemingly popular, indicating that the taste for unreconstructed Gallic cooking never went away. Start with a quenelle of poached chicken and blue cheese mousse accompanying a caramelised scallop garnished with truffle, or perhaps marinated langoustines with baby carrots and sprout leaves. The main deal arrives in the shape of sea bass with smoked onions in pumpkin velouté, or poached halibut with creamed mooli in Japanese dressing. There are meat dishes too - the beef featherblade is a cut above - and a study in chocolate and cherry to finish.

Opening hours

  • Closed: Jan, 2 weeks summer
  • Days closed: Sun–Mon
  • Lunch served from: 12
  • Lunch served until: 2
  • Dinner served from: 7
  • Dinner served until: 9

Chef

  • Chef: Pascal Canevet

Food and drink

  • Cuisine style: Modern French
  • Vegetarian dishes available
  • Wines by the glass: 28

Price guide

  • Starter from : 7.95
  • Main course from: 19.95
  • Dessert from: 7.95
  • Credit cards accepted

Accessibility

  • Steps for wheelchair: 1
  • Assist dogs welcome

Facilities

  • Seats: 60
  • Private dining available
  • Private dining seats: 33
  • Off-site parking available: On street

Additional information

  • Seats: 60
  • Private dining available
  • Private dining seats: 33

Getting here

A14 junct 43 (Sugar Beet, Central exit) to town centre. Follow signs to the Abbey Gdns, Churchgate St is opposite cathedral

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