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La Fourchette

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$$ - $$$
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9 Place des Arcades, 26170 Buis-les-Baronnies, France
+33 4 75 28 03 31
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
Closed now
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Tue - Sun 11:30 - 14:30
Tue - Fri 18:30 - 21:30
Sat 18:30 - 22:00
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110 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

The owners have been running this restaurant since the early 70ties and it shows; he cooks and the lady of the house takes care of the customers with a nice and gentle but firm flair . You have to take the menu for 29,5 euro, just amazing value for money; a delicious tapenade followed by a soup, as a starter... More 

Thank Lesotlylaisse
London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We paid a first visit to Buis les Baronnies on a hot weekend and without knowing the restaurant scene. This resulted in a tour around the tourist part of the village, where none of the options really appealed. However, we then spotted La Fourchette in a shady spot in the calm of the Place des Arcades with outside tables looking... More 

Thank SobermanUK
Heiloo, The Netherlands
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41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

Had a €29,50 menu with a local wine for €13 a bottle which was not bad. Food was ok but like someone else said nothing special either. We both had lamb, but although we both ordered medium they turned out very different. I think little restaurants like this which have been there forever need to innovate a bit if they... More 

1 Thank Pbrh
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76 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2015

Great meal. Olive tapenade was incredible... Great vin du pays, awesome salads, and great creme brûlée.

1 Thank Sue S
Grayshott, United Kingdom
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243 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 150 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2015

lovely setting under the arches friendly welcome but unexeptional food. would not seek out again particularly on market day.

1 Thank graham044
Pommard, France
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2015

The restaurant we were headed to in Buis was closed so we chose La Fourchette, not sure what to expect. The food was excellent! My eggplant mousseline entree was light, airy and delicious. The roast lamb with wine sauce was tender, fragrant and satisfying. And the creme caramel was the icing on the cake (so to speak). This is the... More 

Thank dee61556
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Excellent food, beautifully presented at a price you almost cannot buy the ingredients. In good weather you eat outside or under the medieval arcade and don't worry when the weather is bad because the restaurant is decorated in good taste!

Thank Emiel D
Dublin, Ireland
1 review
Reviewed 14 June 2015

We have been eating at this restaurant for years since we started having annual Summer holidays in Buis-les-Baronnies. We love this restaurant. The food is excellent, the owner is extremely welcoming and ambience is wonderful.

Thank T H
Runkst, Limburg, Belgium
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2015

2nd visit in 2 years (year in between). Same menu, but the way it was presented and prepared improved, And was already good last time.

Thank Andrea d
London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2014

Almost as good as the four au pain but just off the mark. Second choice in Buis for a lazy sunday lunch.

1 Thank steve l

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
French, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Place des Arcades, 26170 Buis-les-Baronnies, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Drome  >  Buis-les-Baronnies
  • Phone Number: +33 4 75 28 03 31

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