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L'Ecuelle d'Or

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22 Porte Pinte, 47320 Clairac, France
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Rixheim, France
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not the first time we visited, again really nice food. Always presented well and staff are very friendly. Great place hidden away in a tiny town. Prices reasonable. Good choice within set menus at a couple of price ranges - as well as a wider standalone menu. Highly recommended if you are in the area!!

Thank Saqib S
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

A lovely place which is a home built in around 1810. A young french waiter is speak good english and always recommend good foods. I went there nearly 10 times in a month and almost try every food from the menu. All food are great with reasonable prices.

Thank Rungroj Y
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016 via mobile

Infrequently one comes across a chef so experienced that he covers all the traditional bases with respect to food choice and can produce your choice with absolute reliability. A lovely atmospheric old building, in the centre of a quaint rural town with plenty of parking just around the corner. Service was welcoming and very pleasant. Good cuts of meat perfectly... More 

Thank Ian T
Ingatestone, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2016

Spent new year's eve in this lovely restaurant; six in our group staying nearby with friends. Wowee..... from the staff, decor, food, wine just about everything was perfection. The restaurant seats about 25ish people so a lovely intimate atmosphere; the staff are excellent and very friendly and, thankfully, speak better English than our French! The menu for the evening was... More 

1 Thank shoequeeen
London, England, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

The main dining room was booked out by a single (British) family, but we were comfortably accommodated in the room at the front. Good service, a little disappointed by the starters (especially the scallop tartare), but thoroughly enjoyed the Pastilla main course. Will be back!

Thank dorothydotdot
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

We ended a week of cruising on the River Lot with dinner at this restaurant. The food and service was superb - one of the best meals we have had in a long time and at a very acceptable price. What a great way to finish off a lovely holiday!

Thank Bibisteer
Sainte Livrade sur Lot
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This was our 2nd visit this month with 2 sets of friends. Each time we were impressed by the great menu, friendly + attentive service + welcome atmosphere. Even on a mid week evening when it was relatively quiet it felt relaxed + comfortable. Imaginative delicious home made food + great value for money. Looking forward to our next visit!... More 

Thank jetd47
Dennes Point, Tasmania, Australia
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65 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

The food and the service were exceptional, with very pleasant staff who knew the food and suggested local wines to enjoy with the meal. Bookings are essential.

Thank Una H
Tonneins, France
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

The occasion was for ask my girlfriend in marriage. The cooking is very pure and fine. A pure quality ! The atmosphere is charming and calm in a quite area.

Thank James47190
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Second visit to this restaurant which is fantastic. Food is amazing and the wine as you would expect is superb. Friendly, attentive staff make this a fabulous dining experience

1 Thank bamillar1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Porte Pinte, 47320 Clairac, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Aquitaine  >  Lot-et-Garonne  >  Clairac
  • Phone Number: 0553881978

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