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Lumiere Restaurant

₱₱₱₱European, British,
Clarence Parade, Cheltenham GL50 3PA, England
+44 1242 222200
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  • Excellent88%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (148 reviews)
“smoked eel” (14 reviews)
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European, British, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Clarence Parade, Cheltenham GL50 3PA, England
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1 - 10 of 699 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

8 of us attended lunch, before we arrived communication was excellent extremely understanding about unavoidable last minute drop outs. The food was extremely good with the two standouts for me poachers pie and tequila slammers. Asked them to choose wine for the table that would...More

Thank paguar
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

From the moment you walk in you are treated like old friends. A very warm, friendly welcome. A good start. Then the amazing food started, wonderful flavours from the new menu, the food arrived quickly and was presented with genuine care, attention, thought and passion....More

Thank Dan T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is possibly the best restaurant I have ever had the pleasure of eating in. We chose the 9x taster menu and it did not disappoint, pricey yes but worth every penny. Everything we ate was cooked to perfection and full of taste but not...More

Thank sarahdodwell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited on a Friday evening and enjoyed a superb meal, in a lovely setting, with warm, friendly service. We enjoyed delicious canapés, beautiful freshly made bread rolls, a most unusual smoked starter, with buffalo mozzarella, watermelon and chorizo, which was utterly divine. Our main...More

Thank Travellhound
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first time at Lumiere and we were very impressed, a lovely relaxed atmosphere, friendly staff, and some outstanding food. We went for the 6-course lunch tasting menu with matching wines, some of the dishes were from the set lunch and others just...More

Thank William L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked this restaurant from the great reviews on Trip Advisor and were not disappointed . It was an amazing experience from the minute we walked through the door. Charming service and gorgeous wines. The food was incredible, difficult to describe in words how good...More

Thank Bailey200
Reviewed August 14, 2017

Hard to add to what's already been said, I had the evening tasting menu and flight of wines, every mouthful was superb ! I was impressed when I asked the waitress about one of the wines she knew where the grape variety was from and...More

Thank Gejay007
Reviewed August 13, 2017

This was my third visit to Lumiere and my first trying their tasting menu. All courses were extremely tasty and attractively served (though I am getting a little tired of eating off slate!). Service as usual was quietly friendly and the whole experience thoroughly enjoyable....More

Thank Wickerman41
Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Saturday lunch, 3 courses, lovely fish and duck on offer with creative starters harnessing an explosion of flavours. Great combinations and innovative twists make this a real treat. Booking essential and for special occasions, but a real fine dining experience. Passion and creativity served with...More

Thank Stephen T
Reviewed August 8, 2017

We have just moved back to Cheltenham after living in Surrey for 3 years and the first thing I did, was book a table at this fabulous restaurant. We had the taster menu and flight of wine and we were not disappointed. The flavours from...More

Thank KatyKat75
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January 30, 2017|
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Response from LumiereCheltenham1 | Property representative |
You are able to send a request for a reservation from our website & one of our reservations team will then contact you to arrange your booking within 24hours. (Please note that we are closed on Sundays and Mondays.) If your... More
October 31, 2016|
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Response from clairel545 | Reviewed this property |
This restaurant is bijou (small but perfectly formed). I would not take my dog even if was permitted. Sufficient space for diners not for dog too.
October 31, 2016|
Response from 654GregP654 | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you ring the restaurant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$48 - US$109
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Clarence Parade, Cheltenham GL50 3PA, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cotswolds  >  Cheltenham
  • Phone Number: +44 1242 222200
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Lumière is intimate fine dining restaurant set in the heart of beautiful, Regency Cheltenham. Run by Chef Jon Howe and his wife Helen. Lumière offers a short inspirational menu and friendly, informative service. Jon excels in being able to put a new and interesting twist on traditional dishes, the menus change frequently allowing Jon to make the most of the fresh produce available to him.
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