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Le Lion D'or

le Bourg, 24240 Saussignac, France
+33 5 53 24 72 30
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“rack of lamb” (4 reviews)
“entrecote” (5 reviews)
“profiteroles” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
$$ - $$$
le Bourg, 24240 Saussignac, France
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1 - 10 of 61 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We liked the ambiance of this charming village restaurant, its owners and its local wines. So we returned on Mother's Day (French) where they had a fixed price menu of 23 euros for 3 courses. The starter was 2 types of foie, then quail and...More

Thank pipayne
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We couldn't have been more pleased to have found this place in the tiny village of Saussignac. Beautiful spot, genuinely great French food (my 2 companions couldn't stop talking about the lamb and my scallops were some of the best i've had), incredibly warm &...More

Thank Kat L
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Booked for lunch in the week,not many people so nice and quiet! Excellent food and we were made welcome! Different taste...we had the black crab soupe with spices...very nice and the profiteroles are pure sins.... Take your time to eat there ! Will go back...More

Thank Beina1
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This really is the only restaurant in Saussignac - which is quite well known for its sweet wines We visited for the first time on Easter Monday and had the fixed price menu - lamb We liked the food but for us the lamb was...More

Thank pipayne
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I hadn't been to this restaurant in a long time and have been missing out. All four of us had delicious meal The St Jacques were perfect. I followed with Cannette,and my brother in law had carré d'agneau which he said was the best he...More

Thank GannieMo
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Stayed overnight on our way home having only booked it the day before. Beautiful room, reserved parking space and very friendly and efficient service.

Thank lavendergirly
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Just wonderful. Brilliant food, exceptional hosts, a real find and located in one of the most charming parts of Bergerac.

Thank Jimmy J
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We were not sure when we booked this meal but what a surprise. Lovely little restaurant in small village. Welcome was excellent. Very warm and friendly. Lovely lady. Good choice on menu with plenty of fish dishes. All in French but the owner was able...More

Thank Glyn B
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We went for their Plat du Jour - 13.50 euros for three courses and a glass of wine or a coffee. We sat on the terrace but there is also a room inside. A very friendly welcome (English spoken, but we tried some French). Food...More

Thank BarryNJane
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Average food which was greatly overpriced. Great location and the hosts were very welcoming.... We were the only guests there which is never a good sign.

Thank gallegoviajero346
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James M
Good morning. Are you happy for children to eat at your restaurant? We drove through last year, but felt for maybe other customers it may spoil the atmosphere? Our children are normally well behaved. Do you have a smaller meal size for children? Kind regards. Alison
25 July 2015|
Response from sasScotland_UK | Reviewed this property |
The only reason we never took our children (teenagers) was because we knew the men would not suit them. The hosts are very friendly and were pleased the girls joined us for dessert. I think they would be very accommodating... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: le Bourg, 24240 Saussignac, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Dordogne  >  Saussignac
  • Phone Number: +33 5 53 24 72 30
  • E-mail
+33 5 53 24 72 30
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