Limousin restaurants

Top Choice French in Limoges

La Table du Couvent

This modish restaurant in a former Carmelite convent is one of the city’s most popular eateries, with tables set among rough brick walls. Sit at the open kitchen counter to watch meals being prepared, including loca…
Top Choice French in Limoges

Philippe Redon

Book ahead for a spot at this romantic modern restaurant that serves some of the best food in the region. Dishes incorporate fresh seasonal produce from truffles to Limousin beef, and service is snappy and welcoming…
Top Choice Gastronomy in Brive-la-Gaillarde

La Table d'Olivier

Reserve ahead for a seat at Brive's top table, where refined, creative local cuisine is served with charm. Dishes arrive looking like small works of art. Save room for delicate desserts.
Top Choice French in Collonges-la-Rouge

Auberge de Benges

Collonges’ top table for locally sourced ingredients, creativity and a relaxed ambience. Step through the wisteria-clad entry to a terrace with sweeping views from the foot of the village.
Market in Limoges

Halles Centrales

Limoges’ central market runs the gourmet gamut from local cheese to Limousin beef.
Sandwiches in Limoges


You’ll never think about grilled cheese in the same way after a visit to this clever croque monsieur bar. Eight different varieties (think chicken with Cantal cheese, pancetta with Saint-Nectaire and potatoes, or du…
Market in Brive-la-Gaillarde

Georges Brassens Market

A bustling covered market, with the most vendors on Saturday. Stock up on Limousin goodies: goose products, plum brandy, pâté de pomme de terre (a rich potato, pork and cream pie) and galette corrézienne (walnut and…
French in Limoges

Le 27

A contemporary bistro with quirky decor to match the inventive cuisine. Teardrop lanterns cast moody lighting, and one wall is taken up by wine. Dishes are French classics with a contemporary spin. A vegan meal is s…
French in Arnac-Pompadour

Auberge de Concèze

If you ever wondered what it would be like to have a grandfather who was a French chef, stop by this unremarkable-looking country inn for some excellent home-cooked classics. It's 7km southwest of Arnac-Pompadour.
French in Uzerche

Le Table de M

Sup on dishes created from locally sourced ingredients, such as Limousin beef, served by friendly staff on a lively terrace, or in a contemporary dining room dressed in slate grey and rose.