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Lou Cantoun de Bernard Gisquet

4 Route d Albi, 81150 Cestayrols, France
+33 5 63 53 28 39
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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4 Route d Albi, 81150 Cestayrols, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant offers a great meal and has a good service and wine list. If you are in a place close, it deserves the visit. They are also open on mondays.

Thank Claudio-1967
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We were tired of eating heavy, greasy, and frankly gross and/or weird French food when we found this place. Ahhhhh. It was our best meal in France, and we agreed it was better than Chateau de Salettes, for half the price and a much more...More

Thank COCory
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

We dined here on a Friday eve, September 2017. Cestayrols is a charming French village with a population less than 600. Lou Cantoun was 80% filled. So it would seem to be a destination. Why? Entering the lobby a bit before 7:00, we were greeted...More

Thank BillB1975
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a delicious meal following the €39 menu here one evening. Beginning with an amuse bouche that promised good things to come my steak was mouth-wateringly tender and cooked exactly as I ordered. My husband was delighted to find sweetbreads on this menu and...More

Thank Superquine
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Having read the reviews on trip adviser my husband and I decided to go for lunch yesterday . An absolute gem of a find and it was far and away the best food we've eaten in France . We sat on the terrace and with...More

Thank JackieO07PortOfSpain
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

You can get the usual plat du jour everywhere in Tarn, but this is special; proper service, amuse bouch, three courses, superb cooking and presentation. Highly recommended. This our fourth visit and we have always been impressed.

Thank Intelli G
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We went out of our way to have lunch here. Only one other couple eating lunch but still very good, We had the 3 courses for 19 euros with an amuse buches which was excellent value plus a bottle of recommended local Rose (we later...More

Thank silvertreveller
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Opposite the Marie in Cesteyrols, we enter a recently renovated stone building, numerous and attentive front of house, pleasant and simple surroundings. On a damp Thursday, a good amount of covers. Menu de jour, €16; Amuse Bouche, an entertaining combinations of a light creamy goats...More

1  Thank Intelli G
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We booked this restaurant for a Saturday when we were out visiting a few vineyards. Our three course meals varied in price between 20 something and 40 something euros. The food was enjoyable, but slightly predictable. Service was good, but the assistance in choosing a...More

Thank StevenAveyron
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for a pre-arranged lunch during a vineyard trip. Very good, warm welcome. We sat at a table on the covered terrace. It's not cheap. Three course meals between about 25 euros up to 50 odd. I chose a 45 euro meal which...More

1  Thank Steven W
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$28 - US$60
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Route d Albi, 81150 Cestayrols, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Tarn  >  Cestayrols
  • Phone Number: +33 5 63 53 28 39
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Near Cordes-sur-Ciel, Gaillac & Albi, 'Lou Cantoun' the restaurant of le chef Bernard Gisquet is located in the medieval village of Cestayrols. Here you eat season products from the neighborhood and the garden of Bernard. Fresh, tasty, delicate, his cooking preserves flavors of great french local produtcs. Bon appétit !
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