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Tantine et Tonton

29 Avenue Fabre d'Eglantine, 11300 Limoux, France
04 68 31 21 95
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Ranked #4 of 35 restaurants in Limoux
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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82% Recommend
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
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English first
Farmington, Connecticut
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197 reviews 197 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

my exact notes: Very cute place with 2 prix fixe menus. The food was imaginative, creative and delicious. Amuse bouche was creme fraiche with peas onions dried and sprinkled with poured asparagus soup- amazing flavor. 2 fish Smoked Haddock for start w burrata cheese amidst tiny radish thins greens and toasted bread garnish Main Filet of bar (sea bass) Delicious... More

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Couiza, France
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Having heard great things about this restaurant, and experienced excellent food and value with weekday lunches at their Carcassonne establishment, we were excited to go for a special Saturday lunch in Limoux. What a disappointment! Most of the courses were nondescript and tasteless, though very rich, while the main course, fillet de lieu noir, was incredibly salty. We had already... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We really enjoyed our lunch - the flavour combinations were creative with a slight mid east/nth African influence in the preserved lemons served with the roast chicken and the hummus seasonings with the cod. The portion size was perfect for lunch and the ability to choose an entrée+plat or entrée+plat+dessert suits us as we often can only fit in a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Thankfully I live close to Tantine and therefore can regularly experience cuisine far superior to the best in London at a fraction of the price. Discount the decor. I have a feeling though it will be updated soon. Concentrate on the sheer skill that Stefan pours into his food, and definitely take Cyril's recommendation on a good wine, and you... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We had an excellent lunch here on our recent visit to Limoux. It was recommended by a local winemaker and what a good choice it turned out to be. If you are in the area this is the place to eat. Excellent food and excellent value. The service was great too.

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London, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

On our way from Haute Vallespir to Toulouse, in rather bad weather, we pre-booked for lunch. We were inevitably late! but were welcomed by a charming waiter who was unconcerned about our timing. The service was excellent, the Blanquette de Limoux Brut (what else!) appero was gorgeous, the set menu was very good, the meal was delicious. All together a... More

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Teignmouth, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

We had eaten a lunch at this restaurant earlier this year and had good food and good service and the restaurant was packed. We booked for a Friday evening this time and when we arrived at 8 pm the place was quite deserted. We choose 2 €29 and 2 €39. The amuse bouche was non de-script and tasteless. The deserts... More

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3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

Had lunch there in August, found the food excellent but was disappointed with the service. Tried it again now: the service was fine and the food as good as ever. It is imaginative, full of flavour and cooked to perfection. Good value at 23.50 for a 3 course lunch with a glass of wine and coffee.

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Top Contributor
133 reviews 133 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
103 helpful votes 103 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

This restaurant does not have much ambiance but what it lacks in decor it certainly makes up for in both cuisine and service, both of which were faultless. The 39 Euro menu for dinner was fabulous, the foie gras divine (although the serve of toast could have been a bit more generous), the bavette and the dessert were absolutely delicious.... More

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Hillfoot, null, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

The food was amazing ,service very good ,wine great,seven course of sheer heaven ,each one a surprise

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