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Le grain de Sel

6 boulevard Puyblanc, 19100 Brive-la-Gaillarde, France
+33 5 55 24 06 22
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
17 Aug 2017
“Traditional, but creative menu and efficient service”
3 Jun 2017
“Very Pleasant Evening”
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French, European
$$ - $$$
6 boulevard Puyblanc, 19100 Brive-la-Gaillarde, France
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Waitresses are very efficient, the menu for lunch was traditional, but well creatively served. Fine selection of ingredients and sauce. Only the price of table wine was surprisingly costly.

Thank NI54321
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Passing Le grain de sal just across from car park and pleasantly surprised. Charming hostess and staff and tasty food. Decent wine selection. Relaxing atmosphere and fellow diners (French of course) polite despite our very limited French.

Thank PaddyB69
Reviewed 20 December 2016

You need to book - especially in December. Friendly welcome but we were put upstairs and left for about ten minutes. There are only menus - and we only wanted a single plate - and were a touch surprised to find that we had been...More

1  Thank spaddockuk
Reviewed 21 August 2016

2 nice ladies looking after you, ensuring you to get a wunderful lunch for a very reasonable price! We entered the restaurant with the seven of us. We choosed the daily menu: steak frites with a panacotta as desert. Including 2 bottles of water and...More

Thank Jan L
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Lucked upon this place having parked in one of the very smart underground car parks in Brive - I'm a sucker for the look of a restaurant, and this place drew me in. A large patio with lots of shade in front of a large...More

Thank DuncanS402
Reviewed 10 August 2016

Best dish was the guizziere and magret with salad, foie gras was ok with apricot but nothing special. Steak was requested well cooked but was not enjoyable. Fish with chorizo was overcooked. Pudding order was incorrect. Red wine was replaced as bottle was icy cold...More

1  Thank 548Harriet
Reviewed 15 April 2016

A group of us travelled from UK & Ireland via Toulouse and Paris to Brive. And after a long days travel arriving very late indeed, we weary travellers were treated to some excellent food and great hospitality. If i'm in Brive again, will definitely go...More

Thank Ronan B
Reviewed 30 December 2015

Oh..what a meal and great price. The food was excellent ,simple but well executed. The service was impeccable, they welcome you by your name, I made a reservation! The wine list is full of local discoveries. Quiet environment . Dining by myself was one of...More

Thank Laurent-Paul D
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Our second visit here did not disappoint. Very friendly and attentive service and outstanding food, beautifully presented. Highly recommended for a nice relaxing meal.

Thank groan
Reviewed 13 August 2015

there was only one waitress on duty and the restaurant was full. After trying to flag down the waitress several times, we gave up. I finally caught her eye and reminded her that she had forgotten to bring us our wine, by which time we...More

Thank cliffgalluplives
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$19
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 boulevard Puyblanc, 19100 Brive-la-Gaillarde, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Correze  >  Brive-la-Gaillarde
  • Phone Number: +33 5 55 24 06 22
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