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1 Place du General Leclerc, 11300, Limoux, France
+33 4 68 31 21 95
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12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Description: Two dining options but the same commitment to a flavourful food, made of...
Two dining options but the same commitment to a flavourful food, made of fresh, seasonal and mostly local products : - FINE DINING with menus from € 32.00 (Tuesdays to Saturdays 7.30pm -9 pm) - BRASSERIE with menus from € 19 (Mondays to Fridays for lunch)
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  • 45
    Very good
  • 11
    Average
  • 7
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  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Unexpectedly nice food

After having difficulties at finding a hotelroom in Limoux, the hotel we found the last room in (Grand Hotel Moderne et Pigeon) had an unexpectedly good restaurant (one in the Hotel and one on the Place General Leclerc). We ate at the one on Place GL, because the one at the hotel was already fully... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 3, 2016
Tineke B
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

After having difficulties at finding a hotelroom in Limoux, the hotel we found the last room in (Grand Hotel Moderne et Pigeon) had an unexpectedly good restaurant (one in the Hotel and one on the Place General Leclerc). We ate at the one on Place GL, because the one at the hotel was already fully booked. We enjoyed a great... More 

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Waxhaw, North Carolina, United States
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

We had dinner at Tantine et Tonton once while staying in Limoux. The service and food were top notch and I would highly recommend it!

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Thank PrudyW
Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 via mobile

We had the menu at 42euro. Food was superb, beautifully presented. It all arrived quite quickly, but the staff were not very friendly or helpful, seemed quite arrogant, even though we do speak some French. The real downside were the toilets which were in the basement, which was damp & musty. Certainly in need of a refurbishment!

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Thank AC19000
South france
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61 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

Right . . . We were invited out for a meal and wanted to delight our friends with (hopefully) the best Limoux has to offer. My husband made the reservation over a week before to which the response was a palpable fear down the end of the phone with regard to preparing food for VEGETARIANS. - something along the lines... More 

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1 Thank nomodconstraveller
Limoux, France
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

The chef here cooks so artistically and with such clean flavours. All produce is locally sourced and provenance is of the utmost importance. Dining in either the elegant dining room or outside on the walled terrace is always a joyous epicurean adventure.

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Dublin, Ireland
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52 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Superb food , good value and great service.Spent 3 weeks in this area and this was one of our best dinners- Visited this restaurant in July, initial appearances were quite off putting situated in a run down looking hotel beside Les Halles in Limoux. Seated in terrace area again quite shabby and run down. V surprised by food more expensive... More 

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los angeles
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128 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We had the "cheapest" menu at 29 Euros and were very pleasantly surprised. The appetizer was a fresh and cool mixture of little pieces of tomato and cucumber gazpacho sauce, delicious. Then we had fish (cabillaud) that was extremely well prepared and seasoned with delicious potatoes. Meat was also tasty, a type of boeuf braisé but 100 times better. The... More 

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Thank pourpre
Cobble Hill
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We had been enjoying fantastic meals at Tantine et Tonton since it first opened; however, it has gone up in price and down in both quality and presentation in the last 2 years. Perhaps they are focusing more on their bistro in La Place de la Republique. For the first few years, there were 3 menus to choose from plus... More 

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The Potteries
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102 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Although we booked for lunch at the last minute, we found the staff very friendly and accommodating. We all had a set menu and really enjoyed our meal. The food was freshly prepared, and well presented, with some unusual combinations of ingredients and flavours. Good value.

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Farmington, Connecticut
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279 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 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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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 Place du General Leclerc, 11300, Limoux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Languedoc-Roussillon  >  Aude  >  Limoux
  • Phone Number: +33 4 68 31 21 95

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

Description

Two dining options but the same commitment to a flavourful food, made of fresh, seasonal and mostly local products : - FINE DINING with menus from € 32.00 (Tuesdays to Saturdays 7.30pm -9 pm) - BRASSERIE with menus from € 19 (Mondays to Fridays for lunch)
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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