Restaurants

Top Choice Gastronomy in Périgueux

L’Essentiel

At Michelin-starred L’Essentiel, it feels like you're dining inside an aristocratic friend’s living room, with floral wallpaper and orange velour chairs providing a suitably posh setting for Périgueux’ top gourmet c…
Top Choice Bistro in Périgueux

Bistro La Verrière

This glass-encased bistro attached to a grand château creates refined seasonal cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere surrounded by verdant gardens. A high-end gastronomic restaurant, L'Oison, opens at the château for dinn…
Top Choice Brasserie in Périgueux

Café de la Place

You simply couldn’t hope to find a more lively Gallic spot. Cutlery clatters beneath classic brasserie trappings – spinning fans, shiny brass fittings, burnished wooden bar – and there’s nowhere better in town for p…
Top Choice Market in Périgueux

Wednesday & Saturday Market

Périgueux’ wonderful street markets explode into action on Wednesday and Saturday, taking over place du Coderc, place de la Clautre and place de l'Ancienne Hôtel de Ville. All sorts of gourmandise are available.
Gastronomy in Périgueux

Le Clos St-Front

Inside a 16th-century hôtel particulier, Patrick Feuga applies a creative approach to traditional Périgordine ingredients, with a seasonal menu that changes every month and a half. The tree-shaded garden is a dreamy…
Deli in Périgueux

Pierrot Gourmet

This lovely deli serves regional dishes canteen-style in the buzzy dining room, or boxed up to go for the perfect gourmet picnic. Specialities include cep (a type of mushroom) flans, duck parmentier, Périgueux pâté,…
French in Périgueux

La Ferme St-Louis

Specialises in local products such as duck foie gras. Dine in the intimate stone room with the tinkle of glasses, or under plane trees on the square.
Cafe in Périgueux

Au Phil des Saisons

Create your own salads, grab a thick slice of quiche or juice up at this colourful pay-at-the-counter cafe. Continuous service.
Bistro in Périgueux

Le Troquet

Locals in the know reserve ahead at this shoebox-small alleyway bistro great for authentic market cuisine.
Market in Périgueux

Marchés au Gras

Browse local winter delicacies, such as truffles (December to February), wild mushrooms and foie gras.