Restaurants

Top Choice French in Carcassonne

La Table d'Alaïs

Inspired by the market and his region's rich culinary roots, chef Jérémy Thomann has rapidly carved out a grand name for himself at La Table d'Alaïs. The decor is contemporary and the cuisine is a magnificent rework…
French in Millau

La Mangeoire

Fronted by a shady pavement terrace strung with fairy lights and opening to a romantic vaulted-stone dining room, Millau's best restaurant refines the rich flavours of the region: wood-fire-grilled Trénels sheep-sto…
French in Narbonne

À La Table du Marché

Inspired flavour combinations on the daily-changing menu might include minced duck breast with heirloom carrots, grilled cod in a chorizo sauce, and veal steak with artichokes; ingredients are sourced from Les Halle…
French in Mende

Le Sanglier

Freshness and value for money are the hallmarks of this popular eatery near the cathedral. Quintessential dishes include pavé de bœuf de l'Aubrac (Aubrac beef) and saucisse de pays (local sausage). Small appetite? O…
French in Nîmes

Aux Plaisirs des Halles

Market-fresh dining – veal, beef, chicken, fresh fish – is the order of the day here, served with an excellent choice of Languedoc wines. The mains are quite expensive, so consider swinging by for the good-value lun…
French in Carcassonne

Au Comte Roger

The citadel location bumps up the prices considerably, but this is one of the better establishments for traditional cassoulet (rich bean, pork and duck stew), fish dishes and beef fillet. The restaurant's smart dini…
French in Florac

Les Tables de la Fontaine

Red-umbrella-shaded tables are scattered around a natural spring in the courtyard adjoining this well-regarded restaurant that specialises in regional dishes, including trout and beef. Wines are also local and beers…
French in Montpellier

Le Petit Jardin

The ‘Little Garden’ has one of the city’s most romantic dining settings – a charmingly green, glass-enclosed secret garden, hidden away behind the amber façade of a typical townhouse in the old quarter. It also has …
French in Ste-Énimie

Le Bel Été

Sweet and simple, this spot lures diners with its friendly service and tempting menu specialising in regional dishes. Try the patate lozérienne (potato gratin with your choice of accompaniment) or grilled sausage. P…
French in Perpignan

Le St-Jean

Atmospherically set in the shadow of its namesake cathedral and opening to a charming magnolia-shaded cobbled courtyard, Le St-Jean is one of Perpignan's top addresses for inventive French fare. The beef medallion i…