Top Choice Bistro in Albi


An intimate, colourful dining room sets the tone for this widely acclaimed bistro serving exquisite food. There's an emphasis on veal and chicken. Everything is made in-house with loving care.
French in Albi

Le Lautrec

Tucked into the back lanes of Vieil Albi, this is the ideal spot to guzzle nourishing flavours of the Tarn region. Try smoky cassoulet or farçous (dumplings of pork, prunes and Armagnac) alongside platefuls of regio…
Bistro in Albi

La Table du Sommelier

It's in the name – this place is for wine lovers. Owner Daniel Pestre is an experienced sommelier, with an infectious passion for his local vintages: the menu 'Autour des Vins' (€39) is themed around wines. The outd…
Market in Albi

Covered Market

Albi's triangular turn-of-the-century covered market is a delight, built by the celebrated architect Thierry Bourdois and engineer André Michelin between 1901 and 1905. Behind its steel-and-brick façade you'll find …
Modern French in Albi


This much-lauded local restaurant serves French comfort food with a refreshing edge. Superbly executed dishes include roasted cod, Pyrénées trout and beef tartare. Desserts are presented with all the flair of a piec…
French in Albi

Le Papillon

Duck three ways, including confit, dominate a fowl-heavy and affordable menu, alongside regional favourite cassoulet and salads strewn with farmhouse cheese. There’s usually at least one veggie option.