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50 Grande Rue, 34360 Saint-Chinian, France
04 67 38 01 47
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good food. Big portions

We visited in late June and sat in the rear courtyard. Ordered the middle menu, melon and ham starter is a whole melon, lots of dried ham and a glass of Muscat. Charcuterie starter is a very good selection including boudon noir-enough for a main course. House wine perfectly good.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Love this place, the owners. The staff, the food and the fantastic Irish coffee can't wait till we come back next year. Xx

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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We visited in late June and sat in the rear courtyard. Ordered the middle menu, melon and ham starter is a whole melon, lots of dried ham and a glass of Muscat. Charcuterie starter is a very good selection including boudon noir-enough for a main course. House wine perfectly good.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

Typical small French restaurant. Food is good to great. Weekday lunch is best - three course meal plus 1/4 liter of local wine (which is great!) for Euro 12.90.

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Plymouth
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

I've been visiting St Chinian for many years and Cafe de la Paix has always been my favourite for good food, value for money and, especially, the lovely garden. Like other reviewers, I too have experienced the "solemn" service but we happily traded this for the overall advantages. Now it's all changed as the principal waiter has retired after many... More 

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Ripley, Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We arrived on spec just as the staff were having their evening meal, so had a short wait in the bar. It was a lovely warm evening so we were delighted to be led through the restaurant and out into the courtyard beyond. This was a large walled area which incorporated (I think) 4 mature trees, standing 4 square and... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Good casual restaurant at back of the main bar in St Chinian. Simple food, but good. Service Ok, but very French!

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county durham
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

If you are confident enough to walk through the PMU bar, you will find a lovely courtyard at the back with several tables for dinner. The menu was very good value and the cooking really pretty good. The portions are big (my husband ordered melon and cured ham and it was a whole melon with plenty of ham and a... More 

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St-Denis sur richelieu
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Just close of the central place,when you enter Le cafe de la paix it will look like a typical french bar,go true it and there you will enter the restaurant,we lunched there and the restaurant was full and only one waiter!The service was ok according the situation we took the plat du jour,salade nicoise,souris d agneau and creme brulee served... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

The best thing to be said about La Paix is that it has very generous servings of authentic French food at very reasonable prices. It is right in the middle of the main street and has a beautiful outdoor area. It normally has a week day formula (all inclusive) 3 course meal with wine included for about 12 euros. The... More 

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Roquebrun, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

The rear outdoor shaded terrace is beautiful. The daily menu is a very good value, comes with wine and 3 courses. This year, 2013, the food was very good. Last year, not so much. Everyone comments on Philippe, the sometimes surly waiter, but you get used to him. This year he even smiled at me. I live in the area... More 

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Address: 50 Grande Rue, 34360 Saint-Chinian, France
Phone Number: 04 67 38 01 47
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Languedoc-Roussillon  >  Herault  >  Saint-Chinian
Cuisine: French

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  • Address: 50 Grande Rue, 34360 Saint-Chinian, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Languedoc-Roussillon  >  Herault  >  Saint-Chinian
  • Phone Number: 04 67 38 01 47

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

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