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L'Instant Basque

21 allee des Tilleuls | Place de la Guierle, 19100 Brive-la-Gaillarde, France
+33 5 55 23 15 56
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good35%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (3 reviews)
“meat” (3 reviews)
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French, European, Spanish
$$ - $$$
21 allee des Tilleuls | Place de la Guierle, 19100 Brive-la-Gaillarde, France
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

We so enjoyed our meal at L'instant Basque. We were a little late for lunch on market day and the place was busy - we wanted to eat outside so squeezed ourselves in a corner (It did feel bad at all) and instantly we were...More

Thank rotterdam0892
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Slight variance on normal French fayre, good meat served in a pleasant ambience. Looked like rain so we ate inside, interesting seeing the kitchen at work, albeit a bit warm. Enjoyed the meal, and good service.

Thank Neil R
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I enjoyed very much this excellent basque restaurant. The cuisine was excellent and the staff was very helpful and ready to sugestt and recommend dishes and wine. I recommend it if your are in that area. You will not regret it. The marinated meat was...More

1  Thank lacba
Reviewed 29 August 2015

We were very pleased visiting this restaurant. Regardless the fact that this saturday the Festival d'Elevage took place - so it was very crowded - we were welcomed with courtesy and warmth. The meal was very tasty: asuperb ham for starters and a dish with...More

Thank niekketting
Reviewed 11 May 2015

Went for lunch after shopping at the wonderful Saturday market. We had the speciality ham, delicious fish of the day and an assortment of sweets. As a coeliac sufferer I need gluten free food. The chef came to check on our requirements and adapted his...More

Thank Babette L
Reviewed 3 October 2013

Two years in a row we had an excellent lunch at this place. Both the fish and the meat dishes were of good quality, The "team manager" does speak a little english which will help you choose from the menu. Their speciality: ham of various...More

Thank Anton N
Reviewed 8 June 2012

Went for lunch and had the menu. The starter was paté that was very fatty/greasy. The main course was similar in that they had used very fatty minced beef and hadn't drained the fat. Some of the chunks of potato were undercooked. It was surprising...More

2  Thank Marie-Adele
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 01:30
10:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 01:30
10:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 01:30
10:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 01:30
18:00 - 01:30
09:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 allee des Tilleuls | Place de la Guierle, 19100 Brive-la-Gaillarde, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Correze  >  Brive-la-Gaillarde
  • Phone Number: +33 5 55 23 15 56
  • E-mail
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