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Top Choice Modern French in Le Grand Luberon

Le Sanglier Paresseux

There’s one reason to make a detour to hilltop Caseneuve, 10km east of Saignon, and that’s to eat at the Lazy Boar, one of the Luberon’s most talked about tables. Cuisine is inventive, unfussy, seasonal and the perf…
Top Choice Distillery in Buoux

Distillerie Les Agnels

This distillery on the edge of Buoux uses locally grown lavender, cypress and rosemary in its products. It also rents out three gorgeous self-contained cottages (€1300 to €2000 per week) that share a glorious heated…
Ruins in Buoux

Fort de Buoux

Occupied since prehistoric times, the site of this clifftop fortress commands an incredible view over the surrounding valley. Abandoned in the 17th century, it's an atmospheric place to wander – but is accessed by a…
Provencal in Buoux

Auberge de la Loube

You won’t get a more honest Provençal lunch than at Maurice Leporati’s roadside inn, where the feast always starts with wicker trays filled with hors d’oeuvres such as tapenade and anchöiade (olive and anchovy dips)…
Provencal in Saignon

Le Potager

Located at the lovely Bastide du Jas B&B, this refined restaurant has proved popular both with the locals and the foodie guides (it recently received a Michelin listing). As the name suggests, the food here is b…