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L'instant Delice

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5 rue des Consuls | 24200, 24200, Sarlat-la-Caneda, France
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Bedford, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are so many places to eat I. Sarlat, some with the same standard menu of foie gras pate, confit duck and nut tart. We had lunch on a Monday, some restaurants are shut then. Sarlat was busy. This restaurant was pretty decent, service slow...but that's a cultural difference with UK, so we were fine to wait. My partner had... More 

Thank Carolyndawson
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Every year we keep returning to this restaurant because our kids want to! The Ravioli is handmade and really good. Our youngest loves the duck.

Thank Gudule M
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

We have started late to search a restaurant for diner and have barely found a place. And it was very convenient place with good chairs and good food (extended choice of local duck specialities) for decent price. Bergerac wine "mis en bouteille au château" 2010 was very good for just 13,9 a bottle.

Thank Georgy C
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

We, a family of 5, went expecting to sample a typical Perigord menu instead ended cutting our evening short because of the horrible treatment by the manager when pointed out that my son's foie gras had a strand of fine, blonde hair on top. As we all have thick and dark black hair it clearly wasn't 'planted' by us in... More 

1 Thank hergeven d
Maribor, Slovenia
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120 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

I visited this restaurant with my girlfriend passing through, noticing all that stickers on the entrance; Michelin, TripAdvisor, GM... We wanted to try typical Périgord cusine and this place seemed just right. Waitress was very kind, trying hard to speak English, which was actually really bad. In a place like this I would expect at least menu in english language.... More 

1 Thank primozhoce
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48 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016 via mobile

Staff friendly and speak english. Offers a vegetarian menu - though that is not strictly correct. Ravioli and omelettes seem to be the options. Some with parmesan - not vegetarian. Also served with sarladaise potatoes - again not vegetarian as made with goose fat. The vegetable tart was only lukewarm. Has been better on previous visits. Wine list only shows... More 

Thank Caroline J
Annapolis, Maryland
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Overall a very nice restaurant (with current and former awards from Trip Advisor and others posted in the window). We both had the chef's recommendation shown on a chalk board outside - about 17 Euro for an appetizer, beef tournedos with our choice of one of three sauces, and dessert. We added a very nice local half bottle of wine... More 

Thank trpadvuser
New Orleans
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30 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

We stayed in an apartment in Sarlat for 5 nights last October. We chose to eat at L'Instant Delice due to recommendations from members of the forums and liked it enough to return a second time during our short trip. It's a small place with accommodating staff. Our first night we didn't have a reservation but were seated quickly. The... More 

Thank nola44
Grand Haven, Michigan, United States
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

Pasta was excellent, mushroom omelet fantastic, good local wine. Small but clean and comfortable. There are lots of little restaurants in town

Thank Joyce C
Sydney, Australia
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69 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

We liked this place and went here twice during our stay in Sarlat (lunch and dinner). I had the cassoulet and the Mushroom Raviolis. Both were delicious and lovely. Great service and lovely waiter. Wine is very good and the ambiance is vibrant and comfortable.

Thank Han D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 rue des Consuls | 24200, 24200, Sarlat-la-Caneda, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Aquitaine  >  Dordogne  >  Sarlat-la-Caneda
  • Phone Number: 0553289972

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