We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


30 Clarence Street, Cheltenham GL50 3NX, England
+44 1242 571257
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“amuse bouche” (40 reviews)
“homemade bread” (15 reviews)
“rabbit” (22 reviews)
All hours
Mediterranean, Diner, French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
30 Clarence Street, Cheltenham GL50 3NX, England
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (737)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 718 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

Our first visit here was a truly great event. The food was superb,as was the selection of wines. The restaurant has a very relaxed ambience which is helped greatly by the attentive staff who were very good. Would go back definitely - but always make...More

Thank PWE1961
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow I was impressed.I,ve been to several top class restaurants and this is up there with the best.The food was excellant and the service extremely professional EXCELLENT

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely lunch.... great food, wine, service and ambiance. We went with friends and immediately felt relaxed .

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Another delightful lunch at this perfect unassuming restaurant, now pretty much my favourite eatery. The current lunchtime special menu features an oxtail and braised beef tartlet that is superb, and my pulled smokey pork pastry as a main was also excellent (I loved it’s smokiness,...More

Thank SuttonHill
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We go here for birthdays, anniversaries, and sometimes for no good reason at all other than that the food, atmosphere and French owners are fab! The quality of the food is always excellent - we have been a number of times and have never been...More

Thank MetalPixies
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A huge thank you from me for looking after our party so beautifully on Saturday evening. I’ve had wonderful feedback about every aspect of the evening - food, wines, setting and service! David and his wife, in whose honour the dinner was for, were both...More

Thank kchackett
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The four of us visited last night... what a fantastic meal and experience. I can’t wait to go again. Such a good find.

Thank Sofia K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was recommended l’artisan by a friend and we were pleasantly surprised by the authenticity of the restaurant. It looks typically Provençal and the staff are all French. Food wise also the menu is what you’d find on most top class restaurant boards in France....More

Thank simong858
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent food, though very rich. Sadly the wife of the chef (owners) is obnoxious and totally above herself. Ruined my experience, especially as she unprofessionally ran down another French restaurant run by delightful owners. Disappointing.More

6  Thank Corangeli
YVES O, Owner at L'Artisan, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I usually don't answer to this kind of non sense review but I would like to tell you that you are rude, aggressive and insulting towards Elisabeth, my wife, and I cannot allow this. You deliberately twisted a conversation in the wrong way. Elisabeth would...More

Reviewed January 15, 2018

This is the second time we have eaten in L'Artisan in a month and we shall be back. The food and its presentation were perfect, the atmosphere is relaxing and Yves is a tremendous host. We did say we would write this review as soon...More

Thank David S
Nearby HotelsSee all 23 hotels in Cheltenham
Strozzi Palace Boutique Suites by Mansley
374 reviews
.13 km away
Premier Inn Cheltenham Town Centre
218 reviews
.22 km away
Central Hotel Cheltenham
321 reviews
.31 km away
The George Hotel
576 reviews
.36 km away
Nearby Restaurants
730 reviews
.06 km away
The White Spoon
401 reviews
.06 km away
Well Walk Tea Room
467 reviews
.03 km away
Nearby Attractions
Everyman Theatre
355 reviews
.18 km away
The Wilson, Cheltenham Art Gallery & Museum
347 reviews
.08 km away
Neptune Fountain
129 reviews
.12 km away
The Minotaur and the Hare
28 reviews
.24 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
November 7, 2016|
Response from YVES O | Property representative |
Bonjour and thank you for your email. The restaurant will be closed from the 24th to the 27th of December. We will reopen the 28th of December for dinner time.  Don't hesitate to contact me if you need more information.  I... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 Clarence Street, Cheltenham GL50 3NX, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Cheltenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1242 571257
The genuine French Restaurant of Cheltenham
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing