La Menuiserie

28 Rue des Godrans, 21000, Dijon

Sustainable meat, Organic, Locavore, Zero waste, Container accepted, Short Circuit

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Artisans for a sustainable future

When François Boulicault and Antoine Barré-Foncelle co-founded La Menuiserie, one thing was for sure; they wanted to open a restaurant that was aligned with their environmental and social values. Located across the street from the central market in Dijon, this neighborhood neo-bistro is a model of sustainable management: renewable energy from France’s only cooperative electric company, bicycle transportation and carpooling for deliveries and provisioning trips, and reusable takeaway containers that customers can return for a refund. François and Antoine work directly with local producers, and they make it a priority to treat their staff with respect. Staff meals are made with the same, high-quality products as those served to paying customers, and the restaurant management organizes staff outings as often as possible—most recently, to a French music festival.

Practical info

About us

  • Unique formula for lunch (vegetarian or not):
  • 2 courses: 18 €, 3 courses: 21 €
  • In the evening: Assorted proposals from 5 to 15 €, to share, or not


  • Author: Maëva Terroy
  • Photos: Vincent Arbelet
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