Charente Bars

Cafe Portebleue
Bar and cafe serving bistro type food at 3, Rue du Baril, Verteuil sur Charente (16).
Bar du Marche
Bar on 5 bis ave de la Gare, Chalais (16), contact Deborah Porter.
The Kennedy Irish Pub
Open 7 days a week. Celtic music, Blues and Jazz. Dart board. Serving beers directly from the keg. Situated at 3 Rue Beaulieu, Angouleme (16).
Bar de lUnion
Bar situated at St-Severin (16). Contact Allan Haddock.
Le Soleil Couchant
Bar and restaurant situated at Verneuil, Charente (16). Contact Roslyn James
Bar Brasserie de lAbbaye
English-run pub and restaurant located at 1 Place St-Pierre, Charroux (86) opposite the Abbey. Keg and draught beers, and food all day including English style breakfasts. Dogs allowed on leads.
La Brasserie du Bobtail
Owned by an Australian: Bruce Hocking who makes his own beer Based in Laprade (16) 2 Kms north of Aubeterre. Open every day in July and August. Home made beers with honey, pear or ginger.
Gabariers Pub
Bar and restaurant at St-Simeux (16) Open for food and drinks every day. Regular bands. Contact Simon Constant.
Cafe Bar de la Terrasse
Cafe and bar at Le Bourg, Suris (16) serving lunches and dinners all week except Wednesday. Frequent live music.
Chez Ludo
Bar, restaurant and tea room at 1 rue Noblet, Chateauneuf (16). Open Tuesday to Saturday from 08:00. Contact Ludovic Perea. Some English spoken.
Hotel Heritage
Hotel, restaurant and bar set in the centre of Cognac (16) located at 25 rue Angouleme. Singles, doubles and twin-bedded rooms. Air conditioned restaurant with courtyard.
Cafe Clemence
Bar and restaurant in Chabanais (16) offering French style cuisine. Open seven days a week for lunch and from Wednesday to Saturday for evening meals. Contact Jane Marks or Chris Lacey
The Nef
Concert hall based at rue Louis-Pergaud in Angouleme (16). Rock, reggae and electronic music concerts all the year round.
OMahoneys Pub
Pub and restaurant at 31 rue Gambetta, Montbron (16).
Bar Le Cougna
Bar and restaurant situatated at 29 Place Francois Premiere, Cognac (16).
Le Colibri
Bar and cafe located at 3, Place du 8 Mai 45, Mansle (16). Contact; Nathalie Bassement
Garden Ice Cafe
Lively bar with fastfood service from noon to midnight. Located at 7 Place Francois I, in Cognac (16).
The Lady Godiva Inn
Bar and bistro located in Chabanais (16) serving meals and snacks. Also offering a take-away service. Closed Tuesdays. Contact: Gerry or Maxine
Cafe de la Gare
Cafe and bar at Gourville (16) open every evening except Monday until midnight. Contact Julie Mason.
La Galerie du Tournesol
English tea room and art gallery offering homemade cooking including all day breakfast, cream teas and Sunday lunches. Contact: Dave and Jo Town at Romefort, St Front (16).
Hotel de La Vienne
Restaurant and bar located at 4, rue de la Ferrandie, Confolens (16). Open for lunch from Monday to Friday. Contact Mark Inglis.
Etang Vallier Resort Clubhouse and Spa
Licensed bar and cafe offering light lunches and snacks. At Brossac (16).
Le Globe
Restaurant and bar located at 15, Place Francois Premiere, Cognac (16).
Le Doublon
Friendly bar/resto with a large garden situated in Lorignac (17) serving simple, high quality food. Menu changed daily. Large screen TV for Sky Sports.
The Mars Attack
Bar at Place du Champ de Foire in Angouleme (16). Concerts on Fridays and Saturdays with punk, rock, hardcore bands.
La Charrette Bar and Restaurant
Bar and restaurant at Benest (16) offering a regularly changing menu. Open Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 10:30 - 22:30 Contact Neil Smith
Le Fair Play
Irish themed bar at 25, rue Henri Fichon, Cognac (16)
La Bonne Chauffe
Jazz Bar and Pub concerts. Piano bar every Tuesday evening from 18:00. Pool, darts, giant screen. Situated Place de la Mairie, St Fort(16). Between Cognac and Barbezieux. Closed Mondays.