Top Choice Gastronomy in Trémolat

Le Vieux Logis

Folks come from far and wide for chef Vincent Arnould’s refined, beautifully presented creative cuisine of the Périgord. The ceiling soars over the elegant dining room, or dine alfresco under a canopy of sculpted tr…
Top Choice Gastronomy in Périgueux


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 French in Domme

Le Petit Paris

Friendly staff serve you on little Daglan’s central square, promoting an elegant ‘there’s all the time in the world’ feel, while wowing with impeccable seasonal local cuisine. Spring brings lovely asparagus; the res…
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 Gastronomy in Domme

Le Saint Martial

Details, details, details. Valérie and Jean-Marc Réal get them all right at this small restaurant in low-key St-Martial-de-Nabirat, 8km south of Domme. The church bells chime lightly and the terrace stretches out in…
Top Choice Gastronomy in Sarlat-la-Canéda

Le Grand Bleu

This eminent Michelin-starred restaurant run by chef Maxime Lebrun is renowned for its creative cuisine, with elaborate menus making maximum use of luxury produce: truffles, lobster, turbot and scallops, with a wine…
Top Choice Gastronomy in Bergerac

La Tour des Vents

Chef Damien Fagette creates elaborate périgourdine meals using the freshest seasonal ingredients, and friendly staff serve them to the dining room or terrace with panoramic views of Bergerac wine country. Dishes inc…
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 French in Trémolat

Au Fil de l'Eau

It's well worth stopping in the nondescript village of Couze St-Front for the warm welcome and riverside dining at Au Fil de l'Eau. Jazzy tunes tinkle as a parade of fresh, seasonal dishes is served; super-popular w…
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.