But the unfriendly attitude of the staff detracts from any other benefit. We did not stop to eat as we were discouraged by the rubbish welcome. Just a coffee and go.
While we were waiting for a museum to open, we decided to go have drinks at Le Galopin. Drinks turned to lunch, which in turn became more drinks. The view of the river was excellent, and the food matched. A good time was had by...More
Absolute plus: the scenery of the waterfall just beneath the terrace. My "salade de gésiers confits" was ok, but the amount of (sliced) gésiers was not plentiful (to put it mildly). The waitress was a bit unfriendly. Related to friendlyness she should learn from the...More
Stopped by in Saint-Girons to break car journey. Stumbled across this restaurant for lunch. Fortunate to obtain an outdoor seat overlooking river,church and weir. Very pretty indeed. Both ordered set 3 course menu. Starter was a simple salad. For main we both chose a local...More
We couldn't be served anywhere else because it was 2pm, I have always heard about this place, and really wasn't disappointed. The lunch menu will get you a salad with charcuterie, a steak or magret (duck steak) with homemade French fries, a dessert, coffee and...More
We had never been to Saint Giron's before and were looking for a restaurant overlooking the river. Le Galopin seemed to be the only one we could find. A lovely surprise! Very good simple food, prepared well and delicious. We had 2 salads for a...More
Simple brasserie/cafe overlooking Le Salat river in St Girons. We called in for a glace on our way to Ariege and 4 days later popped in again on our return. The owner recognised us with a friendly smile and we ordered up a lunch. Good...More
This is an excellent little cafe/restaurant in the centre of town, serving good solid French food. Great for a steak and chips or omelette, very well priced fixed menu, friendly staff. Not posh, but clean and a cut above some of the other cafes in...More