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l'Auberge du Vieux Puits

5 avenue Saint Victor, 11360 Fontjoncouse, France
+33 4 68 44 07 37
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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good9%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (13 reviews)
“truffles” (10 reviews)
“oysters” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
5 avenue Saint Victor, 11360 Fontjoncouse, France
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1 - 10 of 68 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been luck enough to have eaten here several times over the years, and the standard is always unbelievable. To have retained three Michelin stars for 8 years speaks volumes for the chef and staff. Although a sophisticated establishment, service is not at all...More

Thank andybram64
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Our third visit for three nights and Giles Goujon produces food of the Gods. From ameuse geules to petite fours taste and presentations are sublime. Every course was sensational in every way and beautifully balanced. How does he do it? Perfection artistic and utterly devine...More

Thank 28hannah2017
Reviewed 12 May 2017

everything is outstanding at l'Auberge du Vieux Puits. The food is always surprising, the wines are excellent including some excellent regional unexpensive bottles. Cheese is home-aged and deserves some stars by itself. On top of this - which is becoming an exception for Michelin 3-stars...More

Thank christian c
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Everyone should experience this at least once in their lifetime. Outrageous quality and presentation of the grub. Clever, unusual and extraordinary. Outrageously delivered perfect service - with added humour. Outrageous wine list - encyclopaedic ! Outrageously expensive . BUT if one considers the efforts of...More

Thank JulesSWFrance
Reviewed 6 November 2016

The truffled egg is amazing, worth a journey. We had lunch and dinner. All dishes were superb and the service was very polished.

Thank Jarb46
Reviewed 10 October 2016

This was an amazing meal. There were four of us and some ordered a la carte and others took the 'prix fix' menu. Each dish was highly refined with very subtle taste. The truffled egg was amazing. Somehow they manage to talk the yolk out...More

Thank philip_blank
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Yes its pricey but what an amazing meal. We chose the menu garriques ( ?) consisting of 6 or 7 small perfectly cooked dishes including courses containing lobster sorbet and goats cheese ice cream . Beautiful fish and meat dishes and the cheeses are to...More

Thank Worldtraveller1953
Reviewed 1 October 2016

This was an exceptional experience. Service on highest level and still creating a relaxed atmosphere. And the food a surprise from course to course. Certainly, worthwhile a trip.

Thank Jochen K
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Well the desert wine I loved, so splelling may be poor. Staff a little uptight to start with but once realised not from 'the guide' relaxed. Theatre and food definitely a 'bucket list' restaurant. Cheers!!

Thank Will R
Reviewed 23 September 2016

My husband booked us lunch as a surprise and it was a totally amazing experience, The food, setting and the staff are all exceptional .. this is molecular gastronomy with a smile and a sense of humor & fun. Simply sit back and enjoy a...More

Thank hgarl
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Carol M
2 October 2016|
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Response from Vonduck | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I've just seen this! I don't think the menu differs but you have a choice of menus i.e. A la carte or tasting menus.
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ldavport
26 August 2016|
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Response from Ljubbouzo | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual. The staff makes you feel at home, so just enjoy it!
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Oriol M
2 July 2016|
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Response from Kathryn6 | Reviewed this property |
Everyone was fairly smartly dressed - did see one guy in tailored shorts though
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 avenue Saint Victor, 11360 Fontjoncouse, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Aude  >  Fontjoncouse
  • Phone Number: +33 4 68 44 07 37
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