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le bonheur est dans le sud

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1 route de Millau | A 1km de la Sortie 47 de L'autoroute A75, Direction Millau, 12230 La Cavalerie, France
+33 5 65 60 94 63
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Copenhagen
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91 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Staying one night in La Cavalerie, we looked for a local restaurant, and expected - La Cavalerie being a very small town - a limited selection and maybe also a limited quality. "Le bonheur est dans le sud" exceeded our expectations, having a very nice locale with a good ambiance, a good selection and quality of food, and very pleasant... More 

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Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

.....and that is so true! The meaning of the name of the restaurant says it all. Lovely dishes from southern France.

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UK
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2014

Just minutes from the A75 south of the Millau bridge is this charming historic village (visit the ramparts) and an unassuming little restaurant. We arrived lunch time Friday and it was full. You could see why - the food was really good with generous portions and lots of flavour. The staff were rushed off their feet but still managed to... More 

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France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2014

Lovely restaurant. Clean, modern with friendly service. Tucked away in this historic village setting. Restaurants in this area can be a bit hit and miss, but this one was defiantly a resounding HIT !

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Sydney, Australia
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2014

Sundays in France tend to be hard for us as most places are closed, this restaurant is special, the roti de veau was divine, duck breast salad, salmon and grapefruit salad, and the girls loved the cafe gourmand, waitress Cassandra made us very comfortable, a great place for lunch or dinner

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Brisbane, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2012

A very good restaurant in a lovely setting! The perfect place to try some delicious french food. The staff were very friendly, even as they tried to decipher what we were saying in English. Definitely recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 route de Millau | A 1km de la Sortie 47 de L'autoroute A75, Direction Millau, 12230 La Cavalerie, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Aveyron  >  La Cavalerie
  • Phone Number: +33 5 65 60 94 63

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