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Auberge des Orchidees

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Avenue Hippolyte Puech, 12250 Tournemire, France
+33 (0)565628042
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Good, solid French sunday lunch

This small town restaurant is in Tournamire, just a couple of kilometres from the cheese town of Roquefort which naturally features heavily on the menu. The restaurant is surprisingly large, has some impressive architectural features such as a large carved plaster ceiling but overall give the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 25, 2015
Stephen T
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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015 NEW

This small town restaurant is in Tournamire, just a couple of kilometres from the cheese town of Roquefort which naturally features heavily on the menu. The restaurant is surprisingly large, has some impressive architectural features such as a large carved plaster ceiling but overall give the impression of comfortable country restaurant which has grown up over the years rather than... More 

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Lodeve, France
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Excellent 21€ lunch,perfectly cooked very fresh fish,interesting vegetables, well dressed salad, original and delicious, all served with a smile in pretty dining room with ornate ceiling ,antiquey furniture..and orchids! One can also eat on the terrace , and the 14.50€ lunch menu looked good too. Looking forward to our next visit. Very near Roquefort.

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Saint-Chinian, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

Excellent price/quality. We enjoyed the dishes from the menu du jour which reminded us that we were in Roquefort country. All the menus looked delicious, ample and well presented. The atmosphere was very pleasant -- our server seemed to have a perpetual smile -- and the decor was full of charm. There are three distinct eating areas, a sunny terrace... More 

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Millau, France
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

We had been recommended to try this restaurant by various friends. The food was well presented and the staff very friendly. It is not the sort of restaurant where you would to go for a quick service meal. It is a restaurant where one can savour the food.

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Cordes-sur-Ciel, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

On the recommendation from one of the sales people in Roquefort, we decided to eat here. It was excellent. The mint sorbet soup was a highlight of the meal. We returned several weeks later with guests and had a similarly excellent meal. Many of the items use Roquefort and this adds to the dishes.

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2012

We had this restaurant recommended to us by the owner of the Saint Rome deTarn Pottery (this shop is also recommended). It has great ambience, great food and really good service. We had our dog with us and we recommend this auberge to all British dog owners travelling in the area thank you for the best evening meal on our... More 

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  • Address: Avenue Hippolyte Puech, 12250 Tournemire, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne  >  Cantal  >  Tournemire
  • Phone Number: +33 (0)565628042

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