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Le Castrum

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Place de la Mairie, 84220 Roussillon, Gordes, France
+33 4 90 05 62 63
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
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South Yorkshire, England
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240 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There are lots of small restaurants and brasseries in the centre of Roussillon, hard to know which to choose. We were very impressed by Le Castrum where we had a very simple, not expensive but delicious lunch. Some nice touches - olives, water brought immediately to the table, and lovely fresh bread - and just good food in a very... More 

Thank WTT1966
Milton, Massachusetts
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63 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

We stopped for lunch and had an OK meal. The crepe with ham and cheese was good, and the tian of vegetables was OK too, but nothing special. The nice touch was the little lemon liquor that accompanied our coffee.

Thank JohnandMarylou
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016 via mobile

We had been to this restaurant twice previously, although it was a number of years ago. Great location, and previously delicious french fare, so, I have to admit, our expectations were high. We knew as soon as we arrived that this place had changed hands. We ordered the menu formule, with a risotto (fine) and 2 steaks (thin, fatty, poor)... More 

Thank DNobleFox
Whistler, Canada
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46 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

Regretfully the start of a gorgeous day in Provence was marred by a grumpy, throw your food at you young woman. Perhaps we were too early?? However she did say she was "ouverte" when we quietly asked and it was 9:45 am. No forgiveness for service in the centre of town with tourists their prime clientele. Choose differently - there... More 

Thank BevinHA
Brookfield, Connecticut
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180 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

We did not eat in this restaurant. We asked for a table early in the evening and the waitress tiredly looked around in a circle at the dirty tables that had not been bussed yet and said, "No." Not a smile and a pleasant, "Can you wait 10 minutes?" Just, "No." I didn't even need to translate for my family.... More 

Thank Mielmonster
Melbourne, Australia
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143 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

Stopped in after long drive from Gordes. Had a salade Caesar. Salade was tasty but very small portion. Felt a little expensive, given salade nicoise in other towns like Orange or Avignon were easily twice the size. Wouldn't pick it as first choice.

Thank JimBob99999
Paris, France
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016

They tried to impose desserts that we didn't order, service was unpleasant and very slow. Fruit salad was so acidic it was impossible to eat.

Thank themoon2016
Ripon, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016

Good location near village square.Had omelette for lunch which was reasonable quality.Did not have desserts but coffees were excellent.As noted in other reviews the person who appears to be the owner has a somewhat brusque manner.Acceptable but not fine dining by any means.Serving staff were quite pleasant.

Thank dews17XAV
Rotherham, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

Called here for lunch I ordered fish and my partner steak ( medium rare). The waitress brought us both steak, although I said it was the wrong order I said I would have it anyway as I don't like to cause a fuss. What a mistake that was both steaks was as tough as old boots and the chips tasted... More 

Thank jaynetaylor8
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Worst food we had so far in France. Bread reminds cheap US one, rather then amazing French bakeries. Cesar salad with watery iceberg salad rather than Roman. It was just very low quality and probably worst touristic experience. Cranky waitress. Overpriced for what it was. Wouldn't come back ever.

Thank Oleksa11

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
9:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Place de la Mairie, 84220 Roussillon, Gordes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Vaucluse  >  Luberon  >  Gordes  >  Roussillon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 90 05 62 63
it's a Bar Brasserie, and they serve meals as well.

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