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Le Bourg, 24240 Saussignac, France
0553247230
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Description: +33 5 53 24 72 30

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good lunch

We had planned a visit to this village to coincide with lunch time so we could visit this restaurant. It was a good little place with reasonable fixed lunch menu. Owners were attentive, recommend if in the area.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 13, 2015
MBCharente
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Les Essards, France
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Melbourne
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

We enjoyed three courses here tonight along wight a bottle of local wine. It was a very warm evening and we sat outside with some other diners. The service was friendly and luckily for us was able to be translated into English for us. It is in a small village in the local square and easily missed if you drive... More 

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Les Essards, France
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

We had planned a visit to this village to coincide with lunch time so we could visit this restaurant. It was a good little place with reasonable fixed lunch menu. Owners were attentive, recommend if in the area.

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London, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

we were staying in the village and turned up to this restaurant without a reservation. the chef was so lovely! despite a language barrier (his wife does speak english but she wasn't there until later in the meal) he was so helpful and arranged a special meal for my husband who is a vegetarian which was delicious! I had the... More 

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Harrogate, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

Just what you hope to find in rural France and sadly no longer often do - a welcoming, family restaurant with good-quality, tasty, regional cooking & excellent local wines.

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Cape Town, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We were given a table for two overlooking the town square, were given menus immediately and helped with French terms by the wife of the chef, who speaks excellent English and who served us herself too. Very friendly couple, who run a cosy restaurant with delicious fare: we both had different versions of duck, which were delicious. Profiteroles like this... More 

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lincoln
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

I was recommended this restaurant by a local vigneron, who also warned me about the somewhat tempremental behaviour of the chef. He could not have been more wrong. The chef and his wife welcomed us into the restaurant and talked to us in both English and French. It must be said we were the only 3 customers that lunchtime, but... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

We went for the wine tasting at chateau feely nearby, and were recommended this restaurant for lunch. We had menu of the day, 3 courses with a glass of wine for only €13.50 each! The food was really lovely, so extremely good value for money. We were greeted by a wonderful host also, who spoke brilliant English so we knew... More 

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Aquitaine, France
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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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58 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 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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Kent
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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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Address: Le Bourg, 24240 Saussignac, France
Phone Number: 0553247230
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Aquitaine  >  Dordogne  >  Saussignac
Cuisine: French

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Location and Contact Information

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

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

Description

+33 5 53 24 72 30

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