La Royale Lille, A Tiny Bistrot In The Old City Centre – Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

La Royale Lille was a surprised find. This tiny bistrot does not give off a toothsome vibe. It looks cosy and service crew were friendly. Menu was in French but the consolation is that the service crew spoke English.     Similar to most French bistrot, the tables were extremely near to each other. Audible […]

Le Compostelle, An Outstanding Restaurant Which Is A Stone Throw From The Grand Place - Interior, First Section

Le Compostelle, An Outstanding Restaurant Which Is A Stone Throw From The Grand Place – Lille, France

Le Compostelle is one of the handful of restaurant that I have been returning though the below are the dishes that I had on my first visit. And it is a long overdue post which I kept procrastinating to pen down my thoughts. Nevertheless, I still want to share as this restaurant is on the […]

Le Lion Bossu Tasty Quirky Creation, Good Find In Lille - Facade Overview

Le Lion Bossu Tasty Quirky Creation, Good Find In Lille – Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

Perched at the second floor of a red brick building with Le Lion Bossu in yellow and perhaps bold is spotted from a distance. I wouldn’t expect it to be a restaurant, instead I would suspect it as an Art gallery.    After the automated glass door, I was astonished to find once again red […]

L'Hermitage Gantois Restaurant In A Hotel With Spa In Michellin Guide Lille – Facade

L’Hermitage Gantois Restaurant In A Hotel With Spa In Michellin Guide Lille – Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

L’Hermitage Gantois Restaurant is located within a hotel under the same name. You might be delighted to know that there is a spa within this property. The restaurant was awarded Michellin Plate 2018. This historical builiding was a former Hospice Gantois founded in 1462 by Jean de la Cambe (whose nickname was Gantois).     Interior wall […]

Le Court Debout In Lille, A Restaurant in Michelin Guide – Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

With each visit to Lille, I tend to visit a handful of restaurants listed in the Michelin Guide, hopefully, I will soon complete all. This post on Le Court Debout was long over due, however, I still would like to share my pleasant experience. Located at the south of city centre, since Lille is small, […]

Novotel Suites Gare Lille Europe Hotel Nice Room With Good Service Recovery – Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

There are 3 Novotel Hotels in Lille. Hotel Novotel Suites Gare Lille Europe, a 4-star hotel is my where I stay for my November trip. The 2 others are Novotel Lille Centre Gares and Novotel Lille Centre Grand Place which I have yet reviewed.     Surrounding   Directly opposite of Hotel Novotel Suites Gare Lille Europe […]

Clement Marot In Lille, Another Restaurant In The Michelin Guide – Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

When you are looking for Clement Marot along Rue, looked out for Club Marot instead. This is yet another restaurant in the Michelin Guide 2018. They were awarded the Michelin Plate.   As I was writing this post, I googled for the address and so on and I came to notice that Chef Clement Marot […]

Le Clair de Lune Restaurant In Lille - Al Fresco during Summer

Le Clair de Lune Restaurant In Lille – Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

The mentioned of Le Clair de Lune Restaurant In Lille, reminds me of the third movement of Suite bergamasque by Claude Debussy. One of my beloved piece of music. However, this Le Clair de Lune is a restaurant in Lille. Not far from the city centre.   During Summer, the restaurant offered Al Fresco dinning. This isn’t the only […]

Crowne Plaza Lille - Euralille, A Business Hotel Directly Opposite Euralille Train Station - Crown Plaza Lille Facade

Crowne Plaza Lille – Euralille, A Business Hotel Directly Opposite Euralille Train Station – Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

My first trip to Lille, I didn’t manage to reserve Crowne Plaza Lille – Euralille as it was fully booked. As such I turned to Grand Hotel Bellevue. This time round, in Summer, I was in luck, even though it was quite an eleventh hour booking, I managed to sercure a room.   Crowne Plaza Lille […]

Jour de Peche In Lille Awarded The Plate 2018 By Michelin – Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

Jour de Peche is one of my favourite restaurant at Lille which I returned when I am in Lille. The other favourite is Monsieur Jean. These has never failed me so far. Jour  restaurant was awarded The Plate 2018.    I was grateful that Jour de Peche is one of the handful restaurant that opened […]