Beaune Travel Guide
Athenaeum - 5 rue de l'Hotel-Dieu, There are plenty of place to purchase, but some of them do it betters than others and this well organised shop is one of the popular wine shops in town.
Caves Patriarche Pere et Fils - 7 rue du College - This cellar has plenty of atmosphere and is under a former convent. The storage places date back as far as the 13th century, so don't be surprised if you notice a few cobwebs.
Quartier du Camp Americain - Go north east for 3 km and you will find the centre for antiques. Browse around the many little shops here and you certainly could find a bargain.
Beaune Restaurants and Bars
Beaune is a town steeped in the proud tradition of Burgundy. There are 15 wine cellars in the town and about 9 outside the town. All have tastings and you can purchase straight from them. Eating here is a gastronomical delight. You will not find many cheap places, but it's a delight for lovers of fine dining.
Jardin des Remparts - 10 rue de l'Hotel-Dieu. You won't find better than this in town. The chef has created a unique menu and changes it regularly. Very popular with locals who return time after time, good service and prices complete the picture.
Relais de Saulx - 6 rue Louis-Very, There is an exquisite atmosphere in this 200 year old house. The creative chef consistantly serves up classic dishes, and it is always busy dispite heavy competition from high class restaurants. The wine list includes some unique local designer names.
Chevel Blanc - 2, rue Victor Millot, Take no notice of the name as they do not serve horse meat only the primest cuts of genuine beef. The gourmet restaurant is located in the old French style Central hotel and is dining in style.
Bernard Morillon - 31 rue Maufoux, This respected restaurant is named after the owner/chef who delights in traditional French cooking with a few ideas of his own thrown in. Good wine list and stunning desserts.
Beaune Bars & Clubs
Opera Night Disco - Zone Hoteliere - The top DJs spin the latest hits on the discos state of the art equipment. The action starts late and continues till the wee hours. Well stocked friendly bar offering cocktails.
Casino De Santenay - 9 Avenue des Sources - If you fancy a flutter you'll do no better than a night here. They offer the usual tables and a fine selection of one armed bandits. If you are not broke at the end of the night, then why not enjoy a drink at the bar to celebrate or commiserate.
Jazz Band - 11 route de Seurre, surprisingly Jazz is not the only music you can listen to here. They often bring in a live blues band to cheer up the evening. Great pub section with a good choice of beverages.
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