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Le Gros Minet

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impasse des Chandelles, 65170, Saint-Lary-Soulan, France
+33 5 62 39 56 85
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Bagneres-de-Bigorre, France
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

Good, friendly service and good range of delicious food. The restaurant is set back from the main road.

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Thank clairejb2016
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Good quality food, served by some nice and efficient waiters. A real and "normal" restaurant unlikely to its neighbouring "les chandelles" which is utterly disgusting in terms of service and hygiène.

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Thank Putine
Saint laurent du var
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45 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 1, 2016

Good location with a good looking restaurant. Friendly staff, average food- was expecting better. Open till late which is useful when the rest of the village seems to shut early

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Thank Juan A
Newark-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 18, 2016 via mobile

Small lively and friendly . You can see your meat dishes on the charcoal grill. The tapas board for sharing is great . Good wine and tasty food .

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Thank Peter B
Toulouse, France
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45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2014

Lunchtime on a miserable summer day - not many clients so we were served quickly. I ordered the seiches (cuttlefish) at 15.50 euros, and my friend, the parillade de viande (grilled meat) at 18 euros. The staff were friendly and efficient but the dishes were very ordinary and not particularly copious. Two seiches, a few lettuce leaves and a timbale... More 

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Thank rieursanglier
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2014

We have a holiday homet in Azet and therefore go regularly to Saint Lary throughout the year, and have been doing so for just over 10 years. Le Gros Minet is one of our locals and we go regularly. Lovely food, always great quality and good atmosphere. Le boudin noir/the black pudding is one of the best (and my favorite)... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2013

The port wine came out of the fridge (!). The meat out of the menu for the kids was raw and fell apart spontaneously. The meat on the pike was raw as well. Vegetables were the same on all plates and not very tasty. Waiter was unfriendly. It was rather unexpensive (108€ for 3 adults and 4 kids) but not... More 

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Thank Koen252
Farnham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 24, 2013

welcoming staff, informal atmosphere, tasty food...... choice sitting downstairs on stools and high tables where you can see your food being cooked or upstairs where its quieter around tables. always a winner when complimentary manzana arrives.

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Bordeaux, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 5, 2012

The receptionist said this is where all the locals eat so we tried it. We had a lovely family meal here and my kids (6 and 9) had a delicious and healty kid's meal for 10€. My husband's pork cutlets were divine and I loved the paella. Great service and cozy atmosphere. Ask to eat upstairs.

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Thank SDoublait
London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2011

We had a great night out, the food was amazing and the staff very helpful. They made every effort to make us feel welcome and I can't say enough how much we enjoyed the mussels and the meat...wonderful. Highly recommended and be kind to staff and they will look after you!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: impasse des Chandelles, 65170, Saint-Lary-Soulan, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Hautes-Pyrenees  >  Saint-Lary-Soulan
  • Phone Number: +33 5 62 39 56 85

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