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Le Trivalou

rue Trivalle, 69, 11000 Carcassonne, France
0468712311
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Ranked #13 of 254 restaurants in Carcassonne
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $22 - $45
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW

The menu was small, the cassoulet was superb but there were down sides. The seats were very uncomfortable indoors and it was not a great incentive to linger. The wine list limited and our wine was not great. Outdoors would perhaps have been better but it was a bit windy. The dessert menu was too limited and nothing special, though... More

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London
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

Excellent value and service, definitely would recommend and use again. Actually went back for lunch on Tuesday, but restaurant is closed on Tuesday.

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Dublin, Ireland
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Had a dinner there, starter was a very unusual gazpacho combination: beetroot and raspberry with feta cheese: great taster, then had one of the best cassoulet and a super tasty raspberry tart, got also a nice local wine. bill came out around 50 eur which is an outstanding for the quality of the meal. Service was great too. Highly recommended!!!

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Puget Sound
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We ate here based on a search for "best cassoulet in Carcassone". I have no basis for saying that it is the best, but it was certainly delicious, as was the duck confit. We didn't want to leave the area without trying those two traditional foods, and were fortunate to get to do it at this local establishment run by... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We ate here recommended by the owner of our b&b (Patrick) and we found a true local restaurant ran by two lovely ladies. The menu is short, the food is simple, ingredients local, service friendly, we were made to feel very welcome. We had three classic dishes cassoulet, duck confit & creme brulee all delicious and not expensive washed down... More

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Somerton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

Le Trivalou is a lovely small restaurant just up the slope from the "old bridge". We found the menu offered a good selection, and after having eaten in other places the quality was as good if not better than some which struggled to justify their high prices. We found the service very good and friendly ( they didn't laugh out... More

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Finland
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69 reviews 69 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We hit Le Trivalou on our way to Carcassonne medieval city and had a good lunch when it was needed. Local speciality is the cassoulet, a stew with duck leg and sausage with beans. An interesting traditional course, glad to have tasted it, but I would not have it again too soon. Fried fish was accepted by our seafood expert.... More

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Melbourne
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

This is what you hope to find in France and so often don't - a backstreet resto that feels like an extension of the family kitchen. The welcome is warm, the food simple and delicious, the wine well priced and local, the surroundings simple. We had an excellent meal, and experience. But beware. If you go for the (wonderful) cassoulet... More

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Hertfordshire England
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85 reviews 85 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

We would not have found this place but for tripadvisor and are so glad we did. It is very small, just six tables outside and probably a similar number inside. A short but perfect menu! Very reasonable decent wine. Friendly and efficient service. We enjoyed this more than a meal the previous evening at twice the price! Highly recommended.

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York, United Kingdom
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46 reviews 46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

The food was simple but very well done. The menu is not expansive but what they do is excellent as is the service. It's not a large place so at weekends you may need to book. We went on a Sunday night and there were tables available. Very reasonable prices - great place not to be missed. Creme brûlée with... More

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