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Le Grain de Sel

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7, Rue des Farges, Perigueux, France
+33 5 53 53 45 22
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

Lunch with a mi cuit salmon in saffron sauce with tiny mussels. Top quality cooking and ingredients, and Madame, the proprietor is delightful.

Thank ElizabethIssaquah
Lauzun, France
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2016

We had a very good lunch here during a short visit to Perigueux. Good flavours, carefully prepared, delicious dessert and very nice wine; service was friendly and efficient. It's in a little side street with no garden, so not a particularly pretty area, but as it was raining that didn't bother us. Atmosphere homely, calm and relaxing rather than buzzy.... More 

Thank Marion F
Pudsey, United Kingdom
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405 reviews
259 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

Visited here on a Friday lunchtime as part of a day trip to Perigeaux. The service was superb, the best we've had this week in the region. The food was also superb, different from the usual Perigod fare, and cooked very well. We had a starter and main as part of the €29 euro menu. As part of this we... More 

1 Thank kingduncan81
Essex, United Kingdom
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55 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2015

Visited here for lunch on the spur of a moment's recommendation, hence did no reserve. Coats taken at reception. Fairly busy for the 8th January. There were several set formulas. I had a starter and a main course and my husband had three courses. We drank aperitifs and ordered a lovely bottle of red wine. My husband had a Calvados... More 

2 Thank RainhamJill
1 review
Reviewed 25 December 2014 via mobile

We arrived unannounced and were made welcome in spite of the restaurant being very busy. We had an excellent lunch and lovely wine I will certainly return. French good at its best, thank you.

Thank Kirstie D
Perth, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2014

As Australians looking for an authentic, delicious French meal this was first class. The foie gras starter was superb as was the goose main. The strawberries in the dessert were some of the nicest ever tasted.

Thank Irismary
Tucson, Arizona
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193 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 May 2014

Home in France for a few weeks, enjoying the Perigord with a friend. I asked her to take me to a restaurant where I could eat good duck/goose products. Really enjoyed the foie gras as my first course and the goose filet as the main dish. They cook the meat the way you want, unlike most restaurants in Perigueux who... More 

Thank Laurence L
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116 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 April 2014

Ate here for lunch, reasonably priced menu for the excellent, and well presented food. Definitely would recommend.

Thank Trav3lgur
Tilburg, The Netherlands
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2014 via mobile

Foi gras was delicious Scollops just perfect Sweatbread just melted in my mouth Merlut au ligne cooked to perfection Creme brulee the best my wife had the last to weeks A complete surprise and an amazing dessert was the dessert with carrots Do visit and do make reservations. Bon apetit

1 Thank Piet H
United Kingdom
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45 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2014

Fantastic food and service! 2 courses plus a decent bottle of local wine was €100 incl tip. Looks nothing special from the outside, but really lovely food and friendly service. Doesn't accept Amex.

Thank ahmy04

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
French, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7, Rue des Farges, Perigueux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Dordogne  >  Perigueux
  • Phone Number: +33 5 53 53 45 22

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