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Le Bistro de l'Octroi

111 avenue de Selves, 24200, Sarlat-la-Caneda, France
+33 5 53 30 83 40
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck” (41 reviews)
“morels” (3 reviews)
“salad” (10 reviews)
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111 avenue de Selves, 24200, Sarlat-la-Caneda, France
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Reviewed yesterday

We took the advice of our tour book to try this Bistro. We tried the steak with grilled Foie Gras on top (Beef Rossini), a first for us and it was excellent! We tried a seafood dish and a pasta dish with truffles. All were...More

Thank Alan F
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were there because it was close to the hotel we were staying. Very nice personal, good food, nice patio, a bit noisy. I would come back any time

Thank christophed564
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Full disclosure: it was a short walk down the hill from our rental. And although it is not in the historical centre, this place really has a good kitchen and no-nonsense wait staff. Portions were generous, ingredients top-notch, and wine list, although not extensive, was...More

Thank UpupandawayMontreal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have patronized this restaurant twice in the past five years, and while it remains quite good we all agreed it is not quite what it was previously. The food remains good, yet the unimaginative member of the group again ordered duck and found it...More

Thank BienAgiter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went there from specific recommendation for pan fried fois gras (poelle) but found it very disappointing. The piece is part of a 3 ways cooking plate of fois gras. The piece was over cooked, very thin and almost dry. It shouldn't be that way....More

Thank openvision
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was great, and the dessert of pineapple sherbet was wonderful. Everything about the restaurant was excellent.

Thank RGBrooker
Reviewed 19 June 2017

We went to this place on recommendation of our accommodation host and trip advisor reviews. Firstly in some consolation there is a bit of a heat wave at the moment and staff and public are a bit under the weather. So, we had two different...More

Thank latabi
Reviewed 12 June 2017

On a recent holiday in Sarlat, my two friends and I had our first meal at L'Octroi. We all agreed that it was one of the best meals any of us have ever had. We all enjoyed the wonderful white asparagus, artfully presented and utterly...More

Thank Dana L
Reviewed 9 June 2017

This charming bistro, located a few blocks north of the medieval part of Sarlat, serves traditional regional cuisine, and does it well. We ordered confit d'oie and magret de carnard, and enjoyed both - but thought the goose was a special treat. The wine list...More

Thank atwc
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

I heard many good comments by friends about this place, so we decided to see for ourselves. We were extremely happy with service and the food was great. There is the traditional french food of duck and foie gras plus fish and végétation item to...More

Thank Nancy R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:45
19:15 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:45
19:15 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:45
19:15 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:45
19:15 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:45
19:15 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:45
19:15 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:45
19:15 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 avenue de Selves, 24200, Sarlat-la-Caneda, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Dordogne  >  Sarlat-la-Caneda
  • Phone Number: +33 5 53 30 83 40
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