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Le Vieux Pont

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le Bourg | Famille Fagegaltier-Rouquier, 12390 Belcastel, France
+33 5 65 64 52 29
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Chorley, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

We have stayed here many times and always had a great reception. The food is excellent and reasonably priced. The wine list is extensive with many well priced bins and a good selection of local wines. Excellent friendly service. Will definitely be back

Thank EcclestonUK
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

A group of us were in Belcastel to celebrate the 90th birthday of a mutual friend. We were a mixed group, British and Australian, and generally of the 'getting on' persuasion. This event was such that one couple even flew specially from Oz for just a couple of days to attend. There are times when only a really fine dine... More 

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Catalonia, Spain
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64 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

We had lunch here, with friends. We arrived after a long trip touring by the area. The service is flawless, the food is perfect. We had both, fish and meat, then cheeses and desserts. Everything was superb. Highly recommended! And although you are in a dinning room, due to the big windows you can enjoy the beautiful surroundings. And the... More 

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101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 253 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016

As mentioned in other reviews the decor is a bit stark but the food is excellent. There were some surprising but excellent use of ingredients and herbs we have not come across. (We lived in France for many years and have eaten throughout the country). As it is off the beaten track the prices for a Michelin restaurant are not... More 

Thank ninebanks
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137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 152 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

Roughly one a year when visiting France we try to book ourselves dinner in a starred restaurant. I must say we never regretted any of these occasions, although clearly some are better than others. This latest visit was definitely among the very best. Not only for the food but also service, courtesy and attentiveness. We booked a table for dinner... More 

Thank bauwens
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56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

This is up with the very best. It is pricey, but totally worth it. Some tastes were a little bit too far for one or two of us, such as the rocket sorbet, but others liked it. Having eaten recently in Donostia/San Sebastián, I am delighted to say the standard of food is up there with the best. That is... More 

Thank BartieAveyron
Brighton, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016

The decor is nothing special but the setting, beside the river in this extraordinary medieval village, is extraordinary. Service is charming and professional but the real star is the food: complex and challenging at times but always successful, and never dull. We started with asparagus. They were so fresh they were crunchy and wonderfully tasty. But they came with strawberries... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2016

Impeccable food, decor and service in the middle of one of France's most beautiful villages. What makes this for me is local produce such as ceps or girolles, local dishes such as veal from Aubrac, with a twist and elegantly presented and accompanied by local wines such as Marcillac, Cahors and Gaillac. The set menus are the best option and... More 

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London / East Midlands
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42 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2016

The Vieux Pont Hotel & Restaurant is set in one of the most beautiful villages in France which is an endorsement in itself ! We could only manage two nights staying here but certainly intend to return in the spring. The very comfortable hotel is situated just over the little ancient bridge from the restaurant, and what a restaurant. Michelin... More 

Thank Selecto
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71 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2015 via mobile

We had a really great meal as a group of 6 friends. Very good value tasting menu and reasonably priced wine for a restaurant with a michelin star. Belcastel as a place is stunning and worth a visit on its own. Slightly quiet, older crowd on the evening we went (not unsurprising given its price and location), but you can't... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$33 - US$87
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: le Bourg | Famille Fagegaltier-Rouquier, 12390 Belcastel, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Aveyron  >  Belcastel
  • Phone Number: +33 5 65 64 52 29

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?