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 Gastronomic 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 Food 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’Hôtel de Ville.
Top Choice Gastronomic 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 Food Market in Périgueux

Marchés au Gras

Browse local winter delicacies, such as truffles (December to February), wild mushrooms and foie gras.
Top Choice Regional Cuisine in Bergerac

Villa Laetitia

Book ahead for a seat with in-the-know locals in the soft, cream-stone dining room where charming waitstaff serve delicious local cuisine, made in the open kitchen at the rear. Expect farm-fresh ingredients and deli…
Top Choice Regional Cuisine 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 Gastronomic 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 Gastronomic in Bergerac

La Tour des Vents

Chef Marie Rougier Salvat creates eleborate périgourdine meals using the freshest seasonal ingredients, and friendly staff serves them to the dining room or terrace with panoramic views of Bergerac wine country. Dis…
Top Choice Cafe in Issigeac

Shabby Chic Corner

Wonderful Nathalie has a lovely sewing atelier and shop around the corner, and a quaint, country-French-style salon de thé (tearoom) here. She bakes everything from scratch, and the place is open (and packed) for Su…