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Le Caillau

Lieu Dit Caillau, 46700 Vire-sur-Lot, France
+33 5 65 23 78 04
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“scallops” (14 reviews)
“parfait” (6 reviews)
“cakes” (9 reviews)
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French, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
Lieu Dit Caillau, 46700 Vire-sur-Lot, France
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Attended Le Caillau last night. Stylish rustic/chic. Lovely food, well presented and tasted great. Caroline and Chas were charming and everyone had a lovely time. Would highly recommend visiting this restaurant. There is also a big outside space which I imagine is great for hot...More

Thank Angela L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just had another fantastic meal at Caillau. Despite being on s strict low carb diet, every course was superb. Special mention for the slow cooked Venison: superb, delicate, melt in the mouth. Red wine is fortunately low carb so had a bottle to myself. The...More

Thank Britinexile
Reviewed 1 week ago

We just loved the delicious food, presented so beautifully! We discovered Le Caillau 2 days before we left town and so went back the next day for lunch as well! It was so delicious! We ate outside as the weather held for us and inside...More

Thank OnAir814524
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dined here before in the courtyard a number of times over summers past, it’s always been great. Went for Sunday lunch inside and whilst I missed being able to sit outside the restaurant, food and service still reached the high bar they’ve consistently set. Probably...More

Thank NickL837
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is off the beaten track in the midst of the Cahors vineyards. On a nice day, it is wonderful to sit outside in this ancient farm’s enclosure. However, they have recently and tastefully renovated the large barn. Sunday lunch is served a la...More

Thank Centre_of_Canada
Reviewed October 11, 2018

We enjoyed, with our friends, a most superb lunch of Sea Bass, roast potatoes and home grown vegetables which was beautifully flavoured with tarragon and lemon, it was exquisite! A glass of beautiful, crisp, local white wine was included in the set price and, dessert...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed October 8, 2018

So pleased to have this hidden gem while on vacation in the Lot region. So much so that we returned for 3 memorable meals! We appreciated the friendly reception and service each time we visited. The menu is seasonally fresh, creative and superbly executed. The...More

Thank Sanditoes10
Reviewed September 28, 2018

Our eyebrows were raised when we noticed no French cars in the car park, just Dutch and Brits. Assuming a trap for expats, tourists and second-homers, we were nevertheless charmed by the buildings and the surroundings. We were therefore surprised when the surly patron, after...More

Thank bombay_aurealis
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

Our friends took us to Le Caillau for lunch and it was first class. The service and the food were perfect as well as the local wines. Definitely looking forward to a return visit. The setting and the ambience cannot be matched anyway nearby and...More

Thank Squeakyman
Reviewed September 24, 2018

We visited last week and had a lovely lunch sitting outside under umbrellas. We had not realised it was there until this trip and were most impressed. All the staff were very friendly and helpful. We had some lovely food and enjoyed our stop off...More

Thank Sarah S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$16 - $42
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Parking Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Lieu Dit Caillau, 46700 Vire-sur-Lot, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Lot  >  Vire-sur-Lot
  • Phone Number: +33 5 65 23 78 04
  • E-mail
Set in the heart of the Cahors vineyards, our restaurant serves freshly prepared food daily. We also serve freshly ground coffees & tea with a selection of home made cakes. In our pottery painting atelier we have a selection of pottery to paint, from plates and mugs to trinket boxes and money boxes.
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