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La Belle Etoile

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

The Hotel Is Listed But Not The Restaurant Is A Separate Entity
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
French, European
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
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All reviews foie gras lamb morels catfish amuse bouche tatin dordogne river dining experience weeks in advance service was impeccable great dinner quality of food fabulous food this lovely restaurant michelin star fine dining terrace overlooking the river
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Reviewed December 12, 2018

My wife and I (and my brother and his wife) have eaten at La Belle Etoile several times. Each time, the food and the experience are superb. I say it is "the best restaurant in France," my wife says "on the planet." Great staff, great...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Stephen D
Reviewed November 25, 2018

Gorgeous wonderful food, beautiful view of the river, the staff, cook etc gave us impeccable service. Don't miss it.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Lynda J
Reviewed November 15, 2018

We were lucky to get reservations for their last Sunday lunch of the season. The place will be closed now until March! The food and service were impeccable and quite reasonably priced for the quality and ambiance. It is a small dinning room (maybe a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank oliel
Reviewed November 1, 2018

This restaurant had been recommended to us by the author, Martin Walker, who writes detective novels about Bruno, Chief of Police, all set in and around the Dordogne. His website gives a suggested week’s activities and restaurants in and around the Dordogne. Although we had...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Keith N
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Visited this restaurant twice in a week food was sensational and price was reasonable Lobster based soup was superb as was chicken dish stuffed with mushrooms Am returning to sydney at end of week with very fond memories and would recommend this restaurant to anyone...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TedHorner
Reviewed October 9, 2018

The food was absolutely out of this world, and the service was impeccable. Dining on the terrace under the moonlight made the experience even extra sprcial.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank gwa244
Reviewed October 5, 2018

We were blown away by the ambiance of this lovely restaurant and the delicious food we were served ! The price was well below what would be expected for this quality of food. We will recommend them to everyone.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank TransformedTraveler
Reviewed October 5, 2018

One of the best stays during or 12 nights in the region. Dined here, as well, and that should not be missed.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank robert t
Reviewed October 4, 2018

This is a small, friendly family run hotel and restaurant. The hotel is on a street facing the Dordogne River. The rooms all face onto the river. They are medium sized with updated bathrooms and showers and spotlessly clean. The town is touristy during the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank retiredhikers
Reviewed October 3, 2018

The restaurant is that of the hotel by the same name. A very bive and pleasnat hotel, clean an friendly. a great balcony facing the river. The food is great I recomend the crab salad and the fois grass tatin

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Ron F
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May 29, 2016|
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Response from daveywavey62 | Reviewed this property |
Yes , la belle Etoile is open, they only close the restaurant on a Monday, parking no problem. Have a great trip. David
March 27, 2015|
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Response from Teresita_Herndon_VA | Reviewed this property |
I am sorry - wish I could help but do not recall the menu. However, you could likely email the restaurant. Since it is part of a hotel, I'm sure there is an email address you could find on their website.
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