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Restaurant • Fine Dining

Le Saint Sauveur

Restaurant Le Saint Sauveur

The idyllic town of Varennes-Saint-Sauveur, France, is home to gourmet restaurant Le Saint Sauveur. Here, owner and chef Georges Lelièvre cooks up contemporary, colourful and delicious dishes, made from regionally-grown and locally-sourced ingredients. Chef Georges’ French creations are pleasantly priced and have received multiple awards and honours throughout the years, including a Bib Gourmand by the Michelin Guide (2006) as well as the title “Discovery of the Year” by restaurant guide Gault Millau (2012). At Le Saint Sauveur, you can comfortably enjoy the chef’s terroir-based meals in the homely setting of the traditionally furnished dining room.

Le Saint Sauveur

Varennes-Saint-Sauveur, France
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Georges Lelièvre

Georges Lelièvre
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Restaurant Le Saint Sauveur is run by Céline and Georges Lelièvre. Between 1998 and 2006, the duo worked in several Michelin star restaurants in Switzerland. Managing a communal inn near Geneva in 2006, they earned a Bib Gourmand from the Michelin Guide, for the inn’s excellent price-pleasure ratio.

Contemporary cuisine

Pleasantly priced


Le Saint Sauveur’s cuisine

Chef Georges Lelièvre and his talented kitchen team spend hours on creating the finest menus. At restaurant Le Saint Sauveur, most of the products are homemade from scratch: from bread and brioches to puff pastries and desserts. Working with high-quality ingredients from local soil, the restaurant offers various menus. For lunch, you can choose between the 3-course market menu and the 3-course menu of the day. For dinner, there’s the classic menu (3 or 4 courses), the terroir menu (3 courses), and the menu of the moment (3 courses). Expect modern French specialties such as lightly smoked pink trout, and calf’s head. Dessert options include the tonka bean meringue, with créme de Bresse and fresh berries. Good to know: vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options are available upon request.

Varennes-Saint-Sauveur area

Restaurant Le Saint Sauveur is located in the charming village of Varennes-Saint-Sauveur, in Eastern France. Remarkable sights, museums and monuments in this area include the Apothicairerie, the Anciennes Prisons Royales, the Monument aux morts, and the Château des Princes d'Orange.



Le Saint Sauveur 1, Place Paul Guimet 71480 Varennes-Saint-Sauveur France


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Opening times

Monday 12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday 12:00 - 15:00
Thursday 12:00 - 15:00
Friday 12:00 - 15:00 19:15 - 23:00
Saturday 12:00 - 15:00 19:15 - 23:00
Sunday 12:00 - 15:00

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