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5 Rue des Consuls | 24200, Sarlat-la-Caneda, France
0553592867-5-24-22-00
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Crispy confit de canard

we opted to take the €17.90 menu which included a salad with 3 specialties of the region, confit de canard. Desserts chosen (also included in price) were chocolate cake with soft center and creme brûlée. Loved the foie gras served with salad with a kind of jam with nuts on the side. The confit de... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
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Manila, Philippines
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Manila, Philippines
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671 reviews 671 reviews
296 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 via mobile

we opted to take the €17.90 menu which included a salad with 3 specialties of the region, confit de canard. Desserts chosen (also included in price) were chocolate cake with soft center and creme brûlée. Loved the foie gras served with salad with a kind of jam with nuts on the side. The confit de canard surprisingly was delicious fried... More 

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Umina Beach, Australia
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16 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

Our first night in Sarlat, and it was great to have a lovely meal at this restaurant after a long train trip. The service was very good and the waitress very helpful with our very bad French.

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015 via mobile

I strongly recommend to avoid this place. We where seated and asked to move shortly to accommodate a table for 6 which was not a problem but service started to crumble when we had to ask for water a couple of times and cutlery. Starters was served without cutlery same for the main course. They overcooked my pan fried foie... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Service was great, our french is not great and the waitress made an effort to speak english. Food was wonderful. Restaurant was relaxing.

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Loppem, Belgium
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4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

At our first night we went to the old city of sarlat for dinner. We took place at the terrace, cause of the sun and the small streets, the walls gave their warmth at night and it was to sit here and watch people searching for a place to eat. Great menu, great value, friendly service. Would recommend it.

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Cheadle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 via mobile

Had a fantastic lunch here last week, food was delicious (I recommend the ravioli) presentation was lovely& setting great too - was even lucky enough for a small band to play on the street whilst dining too!

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

After several identikit style restaurants in the area, we chose this as it had a vegetarian menu and some interesting options. The set menu was really good value - three courses for €17.90 if I recall correctly. Carnivores amongst us had some good fois gras and we finished with some very strong creme brûlée (a favourite of mine as I've... More 

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Den Haag
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We had a wonderful time, the lady who served us was very friendly, we tried to order in French (which did not go very well) but she understood and spoke English :) the salmon, beef and duck were very good, and the veggie ravioli was exquisite! Good service! All dishes with local products which was very nice. We would definitely... More 

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Joondalup
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I chose L'instant Delice for an evening meal and we were not disappointed. We had a set priced menu and each of our choices was excellent. Presentation of the dishes was excellent and the taste fantastic. Highly recommended. We had a table inside but in an open window/doorway which allowed air flow but prevented smoke drift. Minimal... More 

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bardolino
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Nicely located in a pedestrian zone, sitting outside was very pleasant, marred only by the many flies. Although the restaurant does offer the obligatory foie gras, we had a vegetarian menu that was a delicious switch. The service was reasonably friendly. The coffee was under par.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5 Rue des Consuls | 24200, Sarlat-la-Caneda, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Aquitaine  >  Dordogne  >  Sarlat-la-Caneda
  • Phone Number: 0553592867-5-24-22-00

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  • Cuisine: French

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