Things to see and do - Épernay
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Épernay Travel guide
Épernay : Michelin's recommendations
An ideal base from which to explore the Marne Valley and surrounding hills, Epernay shares with Rheims the distinction of being a principal champagne winegrowing centre.
Tourist attractions Épernay : Things to see and do
Avenue de Champagne F - 51200 Épernay
The principal property of these cellars is their constant temperature (between 9° and 12°), ideal for ageing the wine: this is where the delicate «remuage» operation is carried out, with the bottles being turned by hand for special vintages. Visitors..
F - 51200 Épernay
The Côte des Blancs stretches from Épernay to Vertus. It is named after its white-grape vineyards, consisting almost exclusively of Chardonnay vines, which produce elegant vintages and blanc de blancs Champagne. Villages with twisting lanes are dotte..
20 av. de Champagne F - 51200 Épernay
The cellars are 28km long and contain the equivalent of 90 million bottles. The tour follows the various stages in making champagne, including «remuage» (turning) and «dégorgement» (extraction of sediment).
1 rue Jeanne d'Arc F - 51200 Épernay
Prix Prices from : 63 €
La Villa Saint Pierre is set in central Epernay, in a townhouse dating from 1913, and offers a garden and a terrace. Guests have free Wi-Fi internet access and are invited for a drink in the property’s bar. The individually decorated guest rooms are..
avenue du Général Margueritte F - 51200 Épernay
This Comfort Suite is located in the historic Marne town of Epernay. It offers en-suite accommodation with a corner kitchenette, seating area, TV with TNT and free Wi-Fi access. Guests of the Comfort Suite Epernay Champagne can enjoy a daily contine..
13 Rue Des Berceaux F - 51200 Épernay
Prix Prices from : 80 €
Located in the centre of Épernay, the capital of the Champagne region, Les Berceaux offers a Michelin-starred restaurant and en suite rooms. The train station is only an 8-minute walk away. All rooms are decorated in a contemporary style and feature..
16 r. de Reims F - 51200 Épernay
This restaurant's specialities include: crayfish pan-fried in champagne, squab with foie gras, veal sweetbreads à la bourgeoise and grilled meats prepared in the restaurant itself, on the open fire. What's more, since the place was overhauled in 2010..
3 r. du Dr-Rousseau F - 51200 Épernay
You can bring your own bottles of champagne to this lovely brasserie dating from 1900 and they don't even charge a corkage fee! Good news if you are counting your pennies.
13 r. des Berceaux F - 51200 Épernay
At Les Berceaux, there is also this bistro option. Homemade foie gras, sole meunière, snails sprinkled with parsley, veal piquata... Bistrot Le 7 stands for simplified elegance. Fine selection of champagnes.
13 r. des Berceaux F - 51200 Épernay
The chef Patrick Michelon strives to show you the highlights of champagne based cuisine. A master of classic techniques, he seeks out high quality ingredients and adopts a subtle approach. The setting is just as elegant as the food.
8 pl. Pierre-Mendès-France F - 51200 Épernay
Close to the theatre, this is one of the oldest brasseries in Épernay (early 20C). The mouldings and high ceilings are set off by more modern red and grey tones. As for the food, tradition goes hand in hand with the seasons.
18 r. Porte-Lucas F - 51200 Épernay
A restaurant in which two worlds collide: France (Monsieur, in the kitchen) and Thailand (Madame, front of house). The result is a delicious fusion cuisine, prepared with fine ingredients - vegetables produced by small-scale farmers, wild fish, local..