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32 Route Minervoise, 11000 Carcassonne, France
+33 4 68 47 85 23
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12:00 - 14:00
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Exeter, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

You could easily walk past this Restuarant in a less than celubrious canal backstreet a stones throw from the station - but don't. Down one flight of stairs the Restuarant is elegant and simple, with food prepared at one end on an open fire and chefs table. Really only does fish but what a welcome break from the cassoulet everywhere... More 

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Thank Idesw
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We booked Chez Gil for a friends birthday trip to Carcassonne based on TA reviews and boy was it good! We all went for the 22 euro 2 course option and found it difficult to choose between glorious options!the food came gloriously presented, good quality and generous quantities and all told with cocktails and wine worked out at 30 euros... More 

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Somerset
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Only found superb fish restaurant by recommendation from our accommodation owners as we had walked passed the window a few times without realising what it was. Once we went downstairs, we found this lovely cosy and very smart establishment which served fantastic food. It has an open kitchen, so it was lovely to see the chef preparing our food and... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Saturday night had great menu du jour, 3 courses for 20 euros. Rest of week you can dine a la carte, two courses for 22 euros. Good value.

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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

I found Chez Gil through Tripadvisor and was not disappointed. We had a set menu and I chose the chef's recommendations. So many lovely mussels and seriously tasty small squid kebabs and excellent pud. Best of all the French were eating there.

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Thank wryir
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This is a very quiet place near le railway station. I had the lunch menu which was outstanding and cheap. The usually serve fresh fish and seafood. They also have cassoulet. I have not tried it myself but from friends comments it is also good. I am planning to try it the next time I will go there. The service... More 

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Thank Bernard B
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Reviewed 21 July 2016

Went there to try the fish soup - usually a marker for the restaurant as a whole. The broth was very good with a pungent rouille and a good helping of emmenthal to sprinkle on the top. The scrappy chunks of bread to dunk in it could have been a bit better presented. Main courses were a disappointment with rather... More 

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Thank Alice P
Atlanta and Limoux
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56 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Fish and shellfish "a la plancha," fresh, simple and inexpensive. We love this place every time we go. A nice lunch stop in downtown Carcassonne near the train station, Retaurant Gil never seems crowded. Lunch special is only 12 Euros, a bargain, including house wine. We got starters of boulets (sea snails) and also salade des moules tiedes (warm mussels).... More 

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Thank Aude11
Atlanta, Georgia
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168 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We had lunch here while visiting "La Cite". We both had the fixed menu which includes an appetizer+main or main+dessert, and both options include a 1/4 litre of house wine with your meal. We had apps and mains as our choice. For apps, we had the fish soup which is incredible, and the mussels which were perfectly cooked. Both appetizers... More 

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Thank garhuff
Boston, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

This restaurant recommended by the Celt pub was a great experience helpful waiter fish soup is fantastic if you like fish this is it.

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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, Seafood, Soups, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Route Minervoise, 11000 Carcassonne, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Aude  >  Carcassonne
  • Phone Number: +33 4 68 47 85 23

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?