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CHEERS from the ICB Brew Crew!

The ICB Brew Crew is one of our most popular activities, taking place every last Friday evening of each month at a different Bordeaux pub or restaurant. Here are a few photos from our October Brew Crew to tempt you into trying it out next month! Everyone is welcome: drop us a line at for more info and/or...

ICB takes the “challenge” at the Ruban Rose

Several ICB members participated in the Challenge du Ruban Rose on the quays of Bordeaux this weekend: the walk/run between Bordeaux Center’s two bridges takes place every year in order to call attention to early detection of breast cancer. A great cause that the ICB supports each time!...

A Walk with the ICB

The Indian summer held out for our Genial Ramblers monthly walking group’s hike through the “Abécédaire” on the dunes in Cap Ferret this month : sunshine and smiles all around! And the best part? Fresh oysters in a nearby fishing village made the big reward at the end of the...

An outstanding ICB “Plat du jour” lunch meeting!

The ICB meets for lunch once a month at our “Plat du jour” activity, where we try new Bordeaux restaurants and occasionally re-visit some of the very best places we’ve already been to. October’s restaurant was outstanding : Lauza, in the rue du Hâ near the Musée d’Aquitaine. We highly recommend this shining example of the new “bistonome”scene in Bordeaux and the Gault et Millau guide agreed with us since our visit by naming Lauza chef Romain Schlumberger one of only three “Young Talents” in the city! We’ll be back to this one for...







These ICB activities are open to everyone !

Come along, share the international lifestyle, make new friends and join in the fun that is the International Club of Bordeaux !

L’International Club of Bordeaux (ICB), organise ces activités ouvertes à tous !

Venez améliorer votre pratique de la langue anglaise ou française, partagez de bons moments et faites de nouveaux amis avec l’International Club of Bordeaux !




Fridays, November 2nd and 16th from 10-11:30am

vendredis 2 et 16 novembre de 10h à 11h30

ICB Coffee Break at Bradley’s Bookshop


Meet the ICB for coffee and a chat in English on the 1st and 3rd Fridays of each month from 10 to 11:30am at Bradley’s Bookshop, 1 rue de la Merci in Bordeaux.

This activity is open to everyone as a means of sharing our friendship and wealth of knowledge about our international lifestyle in Bordeaux. 

Whether you are new to the region, looking to fit in and find new friends, or have been here a good while and wish to have a chat in English and exchange with other internationals, please stop by and join in the casual conversation.

No need to RSVP: we’ll be there ! More info at


Tuesday, November 6th at 5:45pm 

mardi 6 novembre à 17h45  

ICB/ Utopia Cinema Séance


The ICB/Utopia Cinema Outing is open to everyone! Come enjoy an original version English language film with French subtitles with the ICB and practice your language skills with native speakers of both languages.

This month’s cinema choice is “The House That Jack Built”, Lars von Trier’s “wild masterpiece” horror film marking his return to the Cannes Film Festival after a six-year absence. The story follows Jack, a highly intelligent serial killer, over the course of twelve years, and depicts the murders that really develop his inner madman.

The séance begins at 17.45. Please arrive a bit earlier in order to purchase your ticket ahead of time.

For more information or to reserve please send an e-mail to



Friday, November 30th from 7pm on

vendredi 30 novembre à partir de 19h

ICB Brew Crew Cocktail Hour


This monthly ICB gathering is open to everyone by reservation only. Meet up with the ICB in a different Bordeaux pub each month: have a drink or even a bite to eat and enjoy the company of our international crowd!

For all details, how to find us and to reserve your place please send an e-mail to


Get more information on this and other ICB events and activities

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