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AU CANARD GOURMAND

La Rente, Samatan, France
+33 5 62 62 49 81
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Ranked #2 of 8 restaurants in Samatan
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $60
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Simorre, France
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18 reviews 18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Service was terrible. More interested in a new puppy they'd bought. Had an argument about service in France. We were told it was normal not to eat courses at the same time in a France. Have lived here for ten years, never been told that before!! Food was not good. I could have warmed up a better cassoulet from a... More

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Castres, France
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We had lunch here on Saturday for the first time, thought we would try it as we had heard good reports of it. We were not disappointed, it was quirky and fun and not trying to be white table cloths and silver dining service. It has a nice family feel where the emphasis is on the food. It was so... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

We started with a Floc, the local Armagnac-based aperitif, and then had foie gras followed by the maigret de canard. We chose a Pic de Loup (grenache/syrah blend) to go along with the meal. Everything was absolutely perfect. Highly recommended.

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Steeple Aston, United Kingdom
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93 reviews 93 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

We have been to Le Canard on many occasions over the past few years and it always provides excellent food and service. The presentation is something special and the fish delicious. Mattieau and Nicolas work hard to ensure all goes smoothly - wonderful attention to detail. Thank you so much and see you next time!

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Seattle, Washington
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012

I recommend making reservations for Monday lunch and going to Samatan for their Monday market (the largest foie gras market in the world). We sneaked in without reservations and boy were we lucky and in for a treat. No need to buy the foie at the market because it's plentiful and perfectly cooked here. It's even walking distance from the... More

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toulouse
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2011

Dined with husband and 2 friends. Had a lovely evening the food was delicious and the wine list excellent. The staff were friendly and the restaurant was really busy. Will definitely be going back again

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Southwest France
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56 reviews 56 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2009

The cuisine is excellent. The staff is friendly and accomodating. One little problem may be the seating..one tends to be tightly sitted.

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