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Le Faitout

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1 Place du Pont, 34360 Berlou, France
+33 (0)4.67.24.16.99
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10:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 3:30 pm
Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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County Kildare, Ireland
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Berlou is a small wine producing village in the Languedoc and just happens to house a restaurant of stunning quality. Make sure to book, it is difficult to get to and fills quickly- both for lunch and dinner. Deserves a Michelin star for the quality of the food; all ingredients are produced locally matched by local wines.

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Thank Brian D
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We just returned from "Le Faitout". When we arrived at the restaurant, a table was prepared for us and some space for a stroller (we had a baby from three months with us) next to the table was no problem. When it started raining, the staff friendly guided us inside. The number of dishes was quite limited, but there was... More 

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Thank Hannes D
Saint-Chinian, France
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Absolutely wonderful location. We'd tried to get in here before but were quickly shown the door due to a lack of a reservation, even though it was nowhere near full. We did finally get in and the food was pretty good, if not a little fussy. It's mentioned in the Michelin guide, which they are quick to point out. Was... More 

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Thank Guy P
Dalton-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

We did not intend to go to Berlou but Le Lezard Bleu at Vieussan was closed so we crossed the bridge and climbed above the Gorges de l'Orb to this peaceful village among linden trees. The restaurant was a real find with the €16.50 menu consisting of duck leg on potato with apple sauce followed by a delicious sweet of... More 

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Thank RonCr
Capestang, France
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

Le Faitout is just the sort of restaurant we want to return to soon - excellent, and charmingly unpretentious. Our delicious mid-day meal was cooked on the spot with fresh local ingredients. The presentation was simple, but with great attention to detail. After a tangy amuse-bouche of sardine/tomato, the first course was a velvety butternut squash soup with finely sliced... More 

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Thank Julia W
Hook Norton, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

Our host Barbara at Escape D'Oc had booked a table for us. It was an ideal end to our week in Languedoc. Frederic, the chef and proprietor, presented a memorable meal with fine local wine. The restaurant overlooks the gorge that the young river Orb creates. Nightingales sing along with the brook. Lovely.

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Quarante, France
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016

Beautiful setting. Good friends. Agreeable service. Tasty food. End of review. That's never the case, is it? You deserve more. Berlou is a small village in the hills well north of Beziers. You just find the village, park in front of the local cooperative winery, and there's Le Faitout, an old stone building on the Rieuberlou, a fast-flowing stream that... More 

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Thank iracathey
Roquebrun, France
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016

I have visited this restaurant only one time, but the food was very good, the service was excellent, and the setting is gorgeous. It is in the hills above Saint Chinian, in the Languedoc, south of France.

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Thank bonnie p
Auckland, New Zealand
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

Around a corner and over a bridge we found the courtyard of Le Faitout and had the most enjoyable afternoon. The sun was shining and the food was delicious. The service and food from the husband and wife team that own and run the restaurant was well worth the visit. It's definitely on our must visit again list.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

I had lunch at the Faitout with some friends in September. The location, service and food was superb .Our table was set on the terrace on a lovely day. This is my 4th visit to Berlou and the Faitout, Always a very pleasurable experience and Fred and Natalie are great host. The suggested wine form the local wine makers J-Marie... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:30 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Place du Pont, 34360 Berlou, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Languedoc-Roussillon  >  Herault  >  Berlou
  • Phone Number: +33 (0)4.67.24.16.99

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?