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Le Faitout

1 Place du Pont, 34360 Berlou, France
+33 4 67 24 16 99
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (4 reviews)
“panacotta” (2 reviews)
“brochette” (3 reviews)
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French, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1 Place du Pont, 34360 Berlou, France
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Where but in France can you find world class dining in such a small village. Rustic but comfortable dining room overlooks the small river. In summer an outdoor dining patio is open. We were an hour late for our lunch reservation due to difficulties with...More

Thank bobcardio
Reviewed 14 May 2017

A very warm and sunny Tuesday and I suddenly had a hankering to go back to this restaurant I used to visit more often when I lived nearer, but hadn't visited for a couple of years. I was very surprised to find myself the only...More

Thank GMH11590
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is an absolute gem in the valley surrounded by mountains and vineyards not far from St. Chinian. The chef is an artist with his lovely presentations. To start off we had an amous bouse was fresh asparagus and feta drizzled with olive oil....More

Thank Lindy N
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Two friends and I were late (20 minutes) for our reservation but we're welcomed warmly. We had a lovely lunch - carpaccio of duck, Thai seasoned pork, veal cooked in beer, and the creamiest bestest chocolate pannacotta ive ever had! We had most of the...More

Thank MoDachaidh
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We have been visiting this little restaurant for a number of years now and it just gets better. A super place to lunch after a morning in St Chinian.

Thank Wenfen
Reviewed 5 October 2016

hidden in the small village of Berlou, near the bridge and the Cellar, this pretty owner/chef restaurant is a gem. The chef himself will take the order and serve you. Creative cuisine still very mediterranean.

1  Thank patrickfiat21
Reviewed 28 September 2016

My partner and I last ate at Le Faitout around 2010, and had lunch again there yesterday (with our dog, who was warmly welcomed). The chef's philosophy, as we understand it, continues to define this restaurant. Locally produced, high quality food and wine, the food...More

Thank Pippa M
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Le Faitout is set in a beautiful little village just outside Saint Chinian. My parents have been here four times before and couldn't wait to share their experience.. Unfortunately, we hadn't booked a table and were initially told they were fully booked for the lunch...More

1  Thank Tom M
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We have been trying to get here for years and finally managed last night. The food was elegant, lovely crab amuse guelle, an excellent mackerel and onion confit starter and a tender boned and stuffed rabbit- all delicious (I could have done with a little...More

1  Thank martin107
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We live in the area and frequently take friends here when they visit. We have never been disappointed. The menu is small, but everything on it is fresh and made from scratch.

Thank Anders A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:30
10:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Place du Pont, 34360 Berlou, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Herault  >  Berlou
  • Phone Number: +33 4 67 24 16 99
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