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L'esprit du Sud-Ouest

84, rue Bordebasse | Zone Aeroportuaire Nord, 31700 Blagnac, France
+33 5 61 15 66 66
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Ranked #2 of 71 restaurants in Blagnac
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $14 - $61
Good for: Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Merstham, UK
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 NEW via mobile

2 mins from the Fasthotel this place was a nice find in the middle of an industrial site. Good choice of regional food and the best frites we had whilst in France for 2 weeks - shame on you Sete!! 85 euros for 2 adults and a child including wine - superb! Definitely a meal to remember

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lancashire
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Superb food, lovely staff, interesting venue, shame it's not open tonight or I'd be back Only one evening menu ( besides a la carte ) but enough options on it to satisfy almost anyone, plate of charcuterie was excellent, magret of duck with duck fat chips was sublime, and a plate of cheese served at room temperature (why on earth... More

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Midcoast Maine
Top Contributor
91 reviews 91 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

They have a large a la carte list but only only one evening three-course menu at 27 Euros. The good was good but not the best we had in this area. The restaurant looks sort of like an old pub, though it has several rooms. The service was cheerful and efficient. Nice stop, right near the airport.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

What the hell ! In transit in Toulouse for a few days, I've been impressed by this exceptional restaurant : how imagine such a place in an airport area ! Lovely food, with this local touch always here at all stages, incredible owner, passionate and very good advisor, and kindly team. I loved the "Cassoulet", and will recomend the deserts.... More

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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69 reviews 69 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Highly recommended - great food, interesting Basque regional beer and terrific service. Two visits in two days and both were very enjoyable.

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Gloucestershire
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74 reviews 74 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

After a bit of Tripadvisor research, I decide to try this restaurant. I would say that it is better than most I have tried in Blangnac. I dined here twice during my stay and enjoyed the food, I even tried to get a table on 14th Feb for my wife and I, but with no luck. There were 2 waitresses... More

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Asti
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

It's at 5 minutes walk from many hotels and 10min walk from Toulouse Airport. It's my preferred place to eat in France. Warm and kind atmosphere and great food. I discovered here Magret de canard and their incredible real profiteroles , they spent 15min to prepare them but they are incredible. The owner is a real citizen of Toulouse with... More

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Bordentown, New Jersey
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35 reviews 35 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

"L'Esprit du Sud-Ouest" is the perfect place right by the airport to indulge in the culinary highlights of the French Southwest and savor the Toulouse region’s aromatic wines. The owner takes great pride in showcasing local traditions and specialties and that pride is reflected in the care with which the food is being prepared. For example, as a lover of... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

Being of French heritage, I found this place rather disappointing . The menu is varied enough, however, each dish was not delivered as described on the menu, something was always missing. My cassoulet was unedible as it was floating is duck fat....... No need to ask for it to be taken off the bill, this is France, too bad. My... More

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Feldkirch, Austria
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

Nice small restaurant, there is no english menu available but at least one waiter is able to talk in english. good recommendations for starter and main dish! My biggest positive surprise was a really fast and good service (from the entrance until paying the bill!)

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