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Le Bourg, 24240 Saussignac, France
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Ranked #1 of 1 Restaurants in Saussignac
Cuisines: French
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Dining options: Reservations
Description: +33 5 53 24 72 30

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English first
Pulborough, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

The restaurant is on a small square in Saussignac, a small sleepy village. It is housed in an old building with a terrace outside, covered in vines. The welcome was warm and friendly, which complimented the stone interior pleasantly decorated in a traditional French farm house way. Although there was a €13.50 lunchtime menue, our host insisted we ordered off... More 

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New York City, New York
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44 reviews 44 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We wandered into Le Lion D'Or one evening, which is located in the center of the tiny village of Saussignac. What a lucky find! We had a lovely dinner for four (two adults and two children). The food was excellent, the service was warm and the owners were very patient with our off menu requests for the children. If you... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

We stumbled across this little place on our recent visit to the area and I can't speak highly enough for it. The service and food was amazing. So good in fact that we immediately booked for lunch the following week which was equally great. The plat du jour is excellent quality and value. We will return.

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Hythe, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We arrived here extremely late after spending 2 hours trying to find our accommodation in neighbouring Gagaec. Service had been over for some time but the hosts put together a delicious meal of local pates , salad and bread following by a selection of cheeses. Local Organic wine was also delicious and the entire meal very reasonably priced. Most importantly... More 

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Ghent, Belgium
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

We've visited this restarant so many times, venen long before the current owners had it. Vefore it was a very traditiona; high standard and friendly restaurant. With the new owners it is ging down very quickly: they are never opne, even at special occasions (special holidays) they 're closed. They don't like children the cook told us: i'd rather have... More 

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St. Helier, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 via mobile

What a lovely restaurant this is. We had such a warm welcome on arrival with a genuine excellent service throughout. The menu was explained to us in detail and the food was amazing. The chef came out & said hello. We were recommended lovely wine and had fantastic value for money. Definitely well worth a visit!!!

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Banbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

Absolutely gorgeous and fantastic, tentative warm service. Lovely simple menu, with good variety and exceptional quality. Must check out the Cognac display Thank you Luc and Martine

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Doncaster, England, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

We stayed for 2 weeks in Saussignac and came to Le Lion d'Or several times for lunch and dinner and always had a warm welcome from chef patron and his wife, superbly cooked menu du jour or a la carte and a choice of local wines. Being able to walk home was great. We seek out low-key, unpretentious and classically... More 

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St Astier, France
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37 reviews 37 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

This is our neighbours' favourite restaurant - having been three times now we can't understand why. The first time we went with friends in the evening and the food was perfectly good, but not outstanding - we felt it was expensive and poor value (over 30 Euros a head). We went a few weeks ago with our neighbours for lunch... More 

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Top Contributor
85 reviews 85 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
106 helpful votes 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

Got lost near Bergerac and found this gorgeous country inn in a very quiet village. Typical lunch time fare but fabulous value at under 40 Euros for the two of us. Good service and very filling. It is worth plugging into the sat nav. Also the village itself is worth a wander and there is a good little wine store... More 

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Address: Le Bourg, 24240 Saussignac, France
Phone Number: 0553247230
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Aquitaine  >  Dordogne  >  Saussignac
Cuisine: French

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