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Le Bibent

5 place du capitole, Toulouse, France (Saint Rome)
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Ranked #187 of 1,253 restaurants in Toulouse
Price range: $30 - $59
Cuisines: French, Brasserie
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Saint Rome
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Saint Rome
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67% Recommend
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Sunny Isles Beach, Florida
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41 reviews 41 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

This is an excellent restaurant owned by a well known chef, Christian Constant, that operates the restaurant le Violon D'Ingres in Paris. This restaurant serves an excellent lamb stew and cod entrees. Decent desserts. Very good service. Outside tables are nice with view of the main square. Enjoy.

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Preston, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Le Bibent is popular because of its stunning decor - all gilt and painted walls and ceilings and it is quite magnificent and definitely worth a visit for this reason. However, the food does not quite match these peerless surroundings. It wasn't bad - it just wasn't wonderful. Perhaps we should have been warned by the fact that the menus... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Everything was absolutely delicious. Great staff. Will definitely come back to this restaurant when I return to Toulouse!

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Godalming, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

We were looking forward to eating again in this revamped restaurant, but were disappointed. We had elected to eat indoors, as the weather was a tad threatening, and the first impressions were not particularly favourable. The entrance is a long corridor, and as we waited for someone to acknowledge our arrival, we found we were in the way of the... More

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

Three of us at here - we had a table outside and enjoyed an aperitif while watching the people go by. We shared an entree of terrine which was delicious and ample for each of us to sample enough. I had the pork with macaroni and grilled cos lettuce which was just as I would have wished; my cousin the... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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215 reviews 215 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
619 helpful votes 619 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

This was our first dinner in Toulouse. The restaurant has a gorgeous interior (go inside to check it out!), but we elected to eat outside to enjoy the long, warm summer evening and see the Place du Capitole. The food was excellent as was service, especially given that we are English-speakers and needed some help. We would definitely recommend this... More

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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103 reviews 103 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Went to Toulouse for a bite of lunch, a bit of a wander and a nice dinner... We were recommended to this restaurant, housed in a historic and rather wonderful building, by a native Toulousain friend... and we were not disappointed. We sat at (slightly difficult to mount) chairs at a window table...and watched as the locals ran from a... More

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UK
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79 reviews 79 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Great food, great service, great ambiance and great value. I had a poached egg with herbs, tomatoes, bacon and croutons as a starter which was perfect, a great pork belly main course and strawberry slice of heaven. The restaurant is stunning, and even on a rainy day the views to the square interesting. Absolutely recommended!

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Paris, France
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47 reviews 47 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

We went to Le Bibent in a group of 10 people to celebrate a friend's birthday. It was a perfect setting for the event with its high ceilings, impressive dining room in which the walls are lined with mirrors and gold trim. Le Bibent is located off of the Place du Capitol and is the restaurant of the top French... More

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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Went a second time with two friends, one of whom wanted to try the resto of a Topchef. The service was okay - the menu was clearly explained but you have the impression they are pushing you towards ordering certain dishes. We had the feeling that once they realised you weren't going to spend over 100 euros, they lost interest.... More

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