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Les Chais du Chateau

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French, Wine Bar
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BP 4, 11610 Pennautier, France
+33 4 68 25 63 48
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Vimoutiers
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56 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Frequent visitors to Carcassonne but this was our first visit to La Table Cave du Chateau and we were delighted. Great food, wine and service in a delightful setting. Looking forward to the next time!

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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241 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Called here for a wine tasting followed by a meal on a group tour. The service was very good and the meal was excellent. Some of the wines tasted are available in the UK so hopefully can bring back a few memories of the holiday.

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Banbury, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Lovely surroundings and an excellent meal. What more can you ask for? Definitely worth a visit if you are in the area. We discovered that Chateau's wine is available back in England. One sip and you will be transported back to this lovely restaurant.

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Thank Lampgb
Nicolas F, Responsable relations clients at Les Chais du Chateau, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind message! We just hope to see you for your next visite around Carcassonne! And, please, do not hesitate to contact us if you have any question about our wine. Regards More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

The wine was average but drinkable (that was for the 15 euro grands vins tasting). But almost all wine can be great if coloured by the broader experience, and this is where the service let things down. All up, the visit took two hours - half an hour waiting for somebody to appear, then half an hour waiting to be... More 

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Thank Mathew M
Nicolas F, Responsable relations clients at Les Chais du Chateau, responded to this review

Dear Mathew, I really regret your experience in our tasting room. I spoke with my colleague, and she explain me it was an unusual activity during your visit. I saw the belgium group you tasted with few days after, and they complein about this terrible day as well. I did my best to show them this treatment is not normal,... More 

Carcassonne, Languedoc-Roussillon, France
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124 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

We popped into this restaurant for supper before one of the concerts in the International Piano series at the Chateau. We each had just a "plat" and the house wines of Pennautier. Excellent value and good service, and eating on the terrace in summer is very pleasant.

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Villemoustaussou, France
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

First time at this restaurant, although we had visited for wine testing on a few occasions. A set price menu with add ons. We choose the option with wine selected for each course. The food was good and well presented. The staff appeared to be one short, as the two guys were running trying to keep the near full restaurant... More 

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Thank David W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went here during a week's stay in Carcassonne, on the recommendation of our apartment hosts. We were, it transpired, the only guests, however we were warmly greeted by the chef and waiter upon arrival and shown to a table in front of a crackling open fire. As the only diners in the restaurant, we didn't quite... More 

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Thank Andy L
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194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Went with friends for lunch. Had a reservation but not necessary on Friday (Saturday lunch was fully booked). Good menu choice of 5 each starters and main. Good "proper" French cuisine here with friendly service and a warm log fire. Their own wine served with lunch was superb - we bought some from the shop afterwards. Go back anytime!

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Thank Kenny131
Carcassonne, France
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 November 2015

The ever-reliable menu has changed for autumn and all the dishes are a real treat.The fixed price menu with a glass of wine is perfect for lunch and the quality, and price ratio are always good.

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Thank Paul G
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2015

There is a good value prix fixe menu, with plenty of choice. The food is simple with good quality ingredients. A glass of excellent Pennautier wine is included in the price. The service is attentive. It is a popular spot and booking is recommended. If one is looking to buy some wine for holiday drinking then the adjacent cave has... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 19 - USD 19
Cuisine
French, Wine Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: BP 4, 11610 Pennautier, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Aude  >  Pennautier
  • Phone Number: +33 4 68 25 63 48
Description
Historic Monument for prestigious events and seminars in Carcassonne.Château de Pennautier is a true "Versailles of the South", thanks to its style and size.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?