The old fashioned way of barbering is making a comeback and Bordeaux has surely picked up on this trend. If you’re only familiar with barber culture from the movie Sweeney Todd, then you’ll be pleasantly surprised by the feeling of luxury this practice offers its seated customers. And if you aren’t used to getting your beard trimmed, then you’re in for a treat: we found 11 of the best barbers in Bordeaux that will make you look sharp while leaving your throat alone.
Tradition and elegance are the pillars of Salon David, one of the most recommended barbers and hairstylists in Bordeaux. Whether your beard needs more structure or a look that requires advanced styling skills, David Bouchilloux and his team will deliver what you’re asking for every time. In addition, they use American Crew products, a brand known for its exclusive utilization of natural components, which is great for sensitive skin.
For almost 60 years, Salon Magne has welcomed men with high standards about their looks. Their longevity resides in their willingness to always provide the best service to their clients year after year. Although they are attached to a certain traditional way of barbering, they also use modern techniques, so if you would like to tame your facial hair, or enjoy a gentle facial treatment, you can visit their salon without hesitation.
Salon Magne, 11 Rue Rolland, Bordeaux, France, +33 5 56 44 26 21
People who say barbering is a men’s affair have obviously never heard of Le Coupe-Chou. Claire, Lucille and Maëlle’s expertise and true passion for their work will satisfy even the most demanding of clients. Their conviction that the traditional way of barbering should be promoted more makes it the ideal place for a straight-razor cut. Your beard is in good hands.
Your beard and your mustache will be well taken care of at the Barberine salon, and their extensive services menu and affordable prices will suit anyone. If you’re staying in Bordeaux for a while, you won’t have to worry about your beard looking messy. Buy an “Open Barbe” package that will allow you to come for a weekly treatment for a full month.
Barberine, 287 Rue Pelleport, Bordeaux, France, +33 6 11 80 72 85
You will certainly feel good at Les Chirurgiens Capillaires, a salon known for its great atmosphere and for the talent of their very creative barbers and hair stylists. Djico, who works there, is considered by many clients as “the Mozart of hair styling” and will surely create a unique style for you. If you want to add some swag to your look, this is the place to go. If you’re interested while you’re here, they also have an in-house tattooist who could work magic on your body.
Les Chirurgiens Capillaires, 17 Cours de la Marne, Bordeaux, France, +33 9 86 18 85 84
Men might not admit it, but going to the barber is a formidable occasion for them to get pampered and relax. At Artlook salon, Laëtitia and her team of devoted professionals welcome you in Mérignac (10 minutes from Bordeaux) and pay attention to every detail to guarantee the best comfort for you. The use of Belmont chairs gives you the impression that you’re in a barbering world of yesteryear.
Artlook, 4 Avenue Victor Hugo, Mérignac, France, +33 5 56 98 98 68
What if you could find a salon where both you and your partner could go, that would leave you both satisfied with the result? This is the case at L’Atelier M, a charming venue suitable for men and women in the Chartrons that will ensure high-quality service each time. Customers praise the staff’s friendliness, their ability to respect the clients’ wishes, and the great advice they provide unsure customers. Definitively a great environment to have your beard or mustache handled.
L’Atelier M, 54 Cours Balguerie Stuttenberg, Bordeaux, France, +33 5 56 51 08 07