Café du Nord

Looking for authenticity? To eat in a rustic environment? To taste local products in a completely homemade food? The Café du Nord awaits you.

Located 15 minutes from the Pouilly-en-Auxois exit on the A6 Paris-Lyon motorway, the Café du Nord is a perfect stopover on the way to your weekend or holiday destination.

For the GPS:

Lat: 47.130424
Long: 4.486098

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Located in the heart of the beautiful medieval city of Arnay-Le-Duc ( in Burgundy, 30 kilometers from Beaune, the Café du Nord is open daily except Wednesdays (open daily in July-August).


Summer hours of opening

From 28th June till 31st August, we will be opened every day for lunch (12pm - 2pm) and dinner (7pm - 9pm). And we will be serving drinks, desserts, cheese plates etc all day along. 

For meals, please call us 0380641050 for bookings.

Thank you !

Thank you Trip Advisor !  And welcome to all ! 

Roasted chickens evening, Tuesday 11th June

Come and enjoy our Roasted Chickens evening: eat in, or take away. You can choose the piece you like the most. Bookings on 0380641050. On Tuesday 11th June, from 7pm onwards. 

Today's special 6 June

Today, chicken breast (Mr Canatta in nearby Saône et Loire) with a delicious local cheese (Brillat Savarin) sauce, zucchini and carrots (Patrice Renaud's farm), and small local potatoes (Mr Blaise). 13,50€ per pax.  

Home Made burger "Gaston Gérard"

Our special of the day on 25th March was this burger named after our well known Minister and Mayor of Dijon in the 1930's who left his name to this famous traditional recipe of chicken cooked with Comté cheese, white wine, Dijon mustard… Home made burger of course, including home made bread and french fries. 13,50€. A must.

Special of the day!

Saturday 9th March: Hachis Parmentier (mashed potatoes, minced beef meat), leeks, cauliflower, and Comté (cheese) sauce. With the best local products, of course. 13,50€/pax.

A good start for 2019

Thanks to the Bien Public, and welcome to our new manager, Loïc Joninon and his team: Ayman, Mathis, François and Rachel! Who are going to cook for you delicious meals based on the same principles: fresh, local and high quality products. Vegetarian welcome as always. Our cooking is of course 100% home made. Welcome to all ! 


Bourgogne Magazine (nb 60, January 2019) has published a very complete and well written (beautiful pictures too!) series of articles on our Café du Nord, and numerous artisans and producers of food in and around Arnay-le-Duc: not to be missed. Many thanks to them ! More on

Press article : Libération, 15/16 December

Many thanks to Jacky Durand who wrote beautifully in Libération this week-end about us:

Café du Nord : «Il cuisine toutes les épices du monde, nous, c’est ail, thym»

Special of the day! 25th October 2018

Rôti de Porc (viande de Mr Bain à Anost) au miel et à la moutarde, patouille bourguignonne, et hop! poêlée de Cèpes du Morvan. 13,50€.



We offer exhibitions of all kinds(paintings, photographs, sculptures, school posters etc), films (weekly sessions), debates, concerts, parties...


Affiches Scolaires...
From 16.04.19 To 31.08.19

We are showing at the moment a few old and vintage school posters published by Vidal Lablache, Gibert, Rossignol and MDI (Maison des Instituteurs) in the 50s and 60s. We will update them regularly, please come and have a look ! 

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At this time there is no upcoming event