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8 rue de la Clarte, 24000, Perigueux, France
+33 5 53 35 15 15
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European
8 rue de la Clarte, 24000, Perigueux, France
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Reviewed 31 October 2011

We went for lunch after a morning shopping in the big Perigueux market. And such a lunch! Our table on the tiny patio was set beautifully, and the service was friendly, but correct. The five of us made our choices from the enticing menu. Everything...More

2  Thank PassGirl47
Reviewed 9 August 2011

With help from TA reviews and direct contact with another reviewer, selected this restaurant for a special meal. Booked online very early indeed (you will need to book, and I advise well in advance) and received excellent communications and response. So, here is my advice....More

2  Thank AlannGill
Reviewed 3 June 2011

I've been visiting this restaurant for the last 3 years & it continues to excel. Comfortable dining room, well compiled menu with outstanding tastes. Deserving of its high praises.

1  Thank Condor1950
Reviewed 18 April 2011

L'Essential starts with a beautiful location near the cathederal in Perigueux. The decor and detail - from the beautiful wallpaper to the exquisite Nontron knives - blend beautifully and sublimely. The food is outstanding, and unbelievably excellent value. The service is impeccable. There is a...More

1  Thank LaTourBlanche
Reviewed 23 February 2011

wonderful food and service!!!! worth a second star!!!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:15
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:15
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:15
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:15
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:15
19:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 rue de la Clarte, 24000, Perigueux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Dordogne  >  Perigueux
  • Phone Number: +33 5 53 35 15 15
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