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Auberge des Gabares

24 Place Champollion, 46000, Cahors, France
+33 5 65 53 91 47
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“le patron” (3 reviews)
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24 Place Champollion, 46000, Cahors, France
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Reviewed 16 September 2016

I've been to this restaurant several times over a number of years and love the ambiance. Wherelse could you get good French home-cooking at lunch-time, with exquisite French wit and bonhommie? You need a good sense of humour and a strong self-esteem to appreciate le...More

Thank _cliverweeks
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Over the last 12 or so years we have been here a few times. While you could never describe it as a gourmet experience, the food is authentic 'rustic' French, the setting on the shaded1st floor terrace overlooking the River Lot is very pleasant, and...More

Thank bubblesEastCoast
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Delicious authentic and simple food. Excellent value for money in a beautiful setting. Simple food done well doesn't need anything flashy.

Thank NanyukiGirl
Reviewed 29 July 2016

We went to Auberge des Gabares accepting that the owner was a 'character', but expected to get good quality food. What a shock we received. The food could be most kindly described as basic home cooking and the owner seemed much more intent on his...More

Thank ChrisandJudy1000
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

We stumbled upon this gem of a restaurant on our first visit to Cahors. It was lunch time and we thought we had made a big mistake. The patron has a very brusque manner and is, at first, quite scary. We were greeted and a...More

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 22 September 2015

We were guided to this gem of a restaurant by our good friends. We were looking forward to a good lunch and we weren't disappointed. On arrival we chose to sit in the terrace outside however quickly changed our minds as the weather was not...More

Thank Veronica K
Reviewed 12 May 2015

Found this restaurant by accident having a stroll through Cahors. Great location, adjacent to the river and - at least from outside- good view of a fast flowing weir. Attracted by the formule which suggested three courses for 15 Euros, we thought we'd give it...More

Thank Brendan K
Reviewed 4 April 2015

The owner is a real character very polite but direct,no frills. Food was ok, set 4 courses 2 choices for main course, meat or fish when we went, no further description from the owner who I don't think speaks English Overall a very entertaining evening...More

Thank Regor1234
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Went for a girls lunch and was not disappointed. The menu varies every day and you have the choice of three starters, three mains and three desserts with a choice of local wines at 3 euros a glass. A two course meal with wine and...More

Thank VirginiaClarePP
Reviewed 2 September 2014

the concept behind the auberge is that you eat what we made today - full stop, there is no menu, there is no a'la' carte, there are no options. if you happen to come with kids, like we did - and they happen not to...More

Thank ofir z
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francis b
Bonjour, vous venez de quelle région et que recherchez-vous dans ce type de restauration ; du bling-bling qui coûte un bras et après lequel on s'arrête dans fast? très peu pour moi, pardon pour nous "les bons VIVANTS" Cordialement F.BorieBonjour, vous venez de quelle région et que recherchez-vous dans ce type de restauration ; du bling-bling qui coûte un bras et après lequel on s'arrête dans fast? très peu pour moi, pardon pour nous "les bons VIVANTS" Cordialement F.Borie
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francis b
Bonjour, vous venez de quelle région et que recherchez-vous dans ce type de restauration ; du bling-bling qui coûte un bras et après lequel on s'arrête dans fast? très peu pour moi, pardon pour nous "les bons VIVANTS" Cordialement F.Borie
17 April 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Place Champollion, 46000, Cahors, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Lot  >  Cahors
  • Phone Number: +33 5 65 53 91 47
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