Top Choice Market in Perpignan

Halles Vauban

If only every market was like this. Renovated and now a temple to fresh local produce, this is the kind of place where you pop in for a pastry and emerge an hour later with charcuterie, ripe fruit, desserts and five…
Italian in Perpignan

Spaghetteri Aldo

International rugby stars fuel up on the ultra-fresh homemade pasta dishes (incorporating 20 pasta styles) at this authentic wood-beamed Italian restaurant. Favourites include ravioli, gnocchi, lasagne and tagliatel…
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…
Burgers in Perpignan

Torcatis en Ville

Elevating the humble burger to high art, this inviting fixed food truck serves up lusty, made-from-scratch burgers that come in many variations. The vegetarian option is tops, especially when paired with homemade fr…
Seafood in Perpignan

Le 17

The fish practically flop from the market straight into this pleasantly furnished restaurant tucked into the heart of the old town. There's an agreeable pavement terrace. Service is attentive and helpful with wine r…
Seafood in Perpignan

La Passerelle

Run by a young couple, La Passerelle is a favourite for fish-lovers. It’s quite formal, with bone-china plates, crisp white tablecloths, and upmarket dishes of oysters, turbot, urchin and scallops with pickled onion…
French in Perpignan

Le Grain de Folie

This eatery near a busy intersection is classic in style and serves quality French cuisine with an international glance – think cod cooked in a coconut sauce or duckling simmered with Indian spices.
Cafe in Perpignan


Multicoloured macarons, tempting pastries and savoury dishes such as quiches and salads are sold at this cafe-boulangerie (bakery), which has terrace seating overlooking the canal.
Market in Perpignan

Marché République

Held on the old town's main square, this lively food market is especially popular on Saturday, when it's filled with stalls selling organic produce.