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La Grande Bouffe

40 route Minervoise, 11000 Carcassonne, France
+33 4 68 71 32 87
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good38%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“baked potato” (10 reviews)
“steak” (40 reviews)
“salmon” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Steakhouse, Barbecue, Grill
€€ - €€€
40 route Minervoise, 11000 Carcassonne, France
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1 - 10 of 205 reviews

Reviewed 8 March 2017

My husband and I stopped here on Saturday with our two eight-year olds for lunch. We arrived at 12.45ish to find we were only the second set of diners in a very big restaurant. Only one other table was taken during our stay. We waited...More

Thank sarahtictoc
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

We went to this restaurant having heard great things about the steaks. We arrived at opening time as we did not have a reservation. I would recommend if you come in peak tourist season, that you book ahead. There was only the one chef and...More

Thank Matt1710ladd
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Living locally, How wonderful to find this jewel and will definitely return here in the future. We booked for 9pm last night and found the restaurant still buzzing. We sat watching in awe of the size of the steaks being cut and relished the aromas...More

Reviewed 13 December 2016

Amazing place! Steak is beautifully cooked, jacket potato was delicious, couldn't fault a thing. Loved it was a family friendly feel, family who live in France always go and was grateful to be able to experience it! Owners are very friendly and welcoming.

Thank OliviaAmy2016
Reviewed 29 November 2016

Arrived a bit late for lunch with 2 friends. Very welcoming, although said as we were late we couldn't have a starter. This wasn't a disadvantage as the steak for the main meal was big and filling. All cooked right in front of us The...More

Thank Dan A
Reviewed 30 October 2016

We arrived a little early to find the grill master raking embers to the front of the grill in preparation. Two of our party ordered lamb chops which the chef carved from a rack carried out from the back. I ordered from the prix fixe...More

Thank ISayLetsGoNow
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We were treated to outstanding quality food in a relaxed, informal restaurant. The owners are passionate about the origin and quality of their food and wine. There is an interesting selection of starters - all looked delicious. Main course is simple steak, salmon or prawns...More

Thank 390nicky
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

This place does the best steak in carcassonne ! Reasonably priced,not too fancy and all about the meat! Nice staff aswell- we go all the time 👍🏽

Thank jazzywright
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

After many days on the Canal du Midi and eating lots of seafood and poultry we were looking forward to a good steak and we were not disappointed at this restaurant. The meat is cut and cooked in a small corner of the restaurant where...More

Thank Kerrimai
Reviewed 19 September 2016

The food is fantastic, but make sure you come with an appetite! The cuts of meat are impressive, as is how they are cooked over an open fire. If you're not a meat eater, they have a salmon steak that is one of the best...More

Thank Zoey B
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We recently had a great meal there and was hoping that the chef would share his recipe for the stuffed mushroom cap he serves along side the wonderful steak we had. It was nothing short of fantastic!!
10 June 2016|
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Jim R
Do you do any other meats
15 May 2015|
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Jim R
What time does it open
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$27
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 route Minervoise, 11000 Carcassonne, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Aude  >  Carcassonne
  • Phone Number: +33 4 68 71 32 87
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