Bordeaux restaurants

Top Choice Cafe in Saint-Pierre, Saint-Paul & the Triangle d'Or

Brasserie Le Bordeaux

To dine à la Gordon Ramsay without breaking the bank, reserve a table at his elegant belle époque brasserie with an interesting Anglo-French hybrid cuisine – local Arcachon oysters, fish and chips, Gascon pork pie w…
Top Choice International in Bordeaux

Magasin Général

Follow the hip crowd across the river to this huge industrial hangar on the right bank, France's biggest and best organic restaurant with a gargantuan terrace complete with vintage sofa seating, ping-pong table and …
Top Choice French in Saint-Michel & Capucins-Victoire

La Tupina

Filled with the aroma of soup simmering inside a tupina ('kettle' in Basque) over an open fire, this iconic bistro is feted for its seasonal southwestern French fare: calf kidneys with fries cooked in goose fat, mil…
Top Choice French in Saint-Pierre, Saint-Paul & the Triangle d'Or

Le Bouchon Bordelais

Seasonal market produce and a generous pinch of creativity form the backbone of this bistrot coloré (colourful bistro), tucked down a backstreet lane between place de la Bourse and place de la Comédie. With its expo…
Top Choice French in Saint-Seurin & Fondaudège

Garopapilles

Reservations are essential at this Michelin-starred restaurant and wine cellar where vins d'auteur (carefully curated wines by small regional wine producers) accompany chef Tanguy Laviale's market-driven cuisine à l…
Top Choice Bistro in Saint-Seurin & Fondaudège

Mets Mots

Talented young chef Léo Forget is turning heads in foodie Bordeaux with his striking new locavore neobistro, with stylish zinc bar, mix of rough chip-wood and retro geometric-tile flooring and a back wall plastered …
Top Choice French in Saint-Michel & Capucins-Victoire

Au Bistrot

There's nothing flashy or fancy about this hardcore French bistro, an ode to traditional market cuisine with charismatic François front of house and talented French-Thai chef Jacques In’On in the kitchen. Marinated …
Gastronomy in Saint-Pierre, Saint-Paul & the Triangle d'Or

Le Pressoir d’Argent

Dining at the Michelin two-starred, gastronomic restaurant of 18th-century Grand Hôtel de Bordeaux is staggering. Presided over by celebrity British chef Gordon Ramsay, the kitchen uses the finest regional products …
International in Saint-Pierre, Saint-Paul & the Triangle d'Or

Horace

Whatever the time of day, Horace can do no wrong. Outstanding speciality coffee roasts (including Oven Heaven beans roasted locally), sophisticated fruit- and veg-packed breakfasts, homemade brioches and breads, and…
French in Saint-Pierre, Saint-Paul & the Triangle d'Or

The Meat Pack

An upcycled blacksmith’s workshop in the Saint-Pierre 'hood is the cool venue for this feisty 'n' fashionable restaurant specialising in meats (beef, lamb, veal) barbecued over an open fire, washed down with an exce…