Restaurants

Top Choice Cheese in Montpellier

La Fine Mouche

Heavenly French cheeses star at this bar à fromage (cheese bar), whether in pungent Roquefort or runny St-Marcellin tartines (toasted open-faced sandwiches), rich dishes such as Camembert baked with Champagne, or as…
Modern French in Montpellier

Les Vignes

Thierry Germain is passionate about local produce and Provençal cooking, which come to the fore at his smart restaurant. Cévennes lamb, Mediterranean seafood and bull meat from the Camargue are among the ingredients…
Market in Montpellier

Halles Castellane

The city’s main covered market is stocked to the rafters with local goodies. There are lots of Languedoc wines on offer, as well as copious fish and shellfish from the ports at Sète and Agde.
Bistro in Montpellier

Le Bistrot de Bacchus

There’s no menu at this little neobistro in the Arceaux district – just a blackboard chalked up with the day's dishes, which incorporate what's available at the markets. The open kitchen smokes its own salmon and tu…
Modern French in Montpellier

Le Petit Jardin

Without doubt, 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 town house in the old quart…
Seafood in Montpellier

Les Bains de Montpellier

A former public bathhouse is now a hip restaurant that’s especially strong on seafood and Italian-influenced dishes. Tables are set around the old perimeter bathrooms, with plush purple chairs and overhead chandelie…
Cafe in Montpellier

L’Heure Bleue

Scrumptious pastries and fine teas served in china teapots are on offer at this cute cafe.
Vegetarian in Montpellier

Tripti Kulai

Ideal for lunch, this all-organic cafe has vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free dishes, from pastries, quiches and salads to gratinées, savoury polenta cakes, soups and stews, along with desserts such as fruit crumble …
Market in Montpellier

Marché Place Albert 1er

The smaller of Montpellier's food markets is held three times weekly on place Albert 1er.
Market in Montpellier

Marché Place de la Comedie

The largest of Montpellier's food markets spreads across place de la Comedie.