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Hyppopotamus

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26 rue Jean Sabrazes, 66100, Perpignan, France
+33 4 68 89 76 26
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12:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 12:00 - 22:00
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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Grabbed dinner here while stopped over at a local hotel on the way to Spain. Service was super fast. The steaks were cooked perfectly... reason I gave a 4 was both mine and my gfs chips were a bit cold... but on the whole decent food for the money.

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Thank Matt C
Tolmin, Slovenia
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569 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

We stopped in Perpignan on our way back from Spain. That was the last day of our journey so we decided to celebrate a successful end. It was already late and we found this restaurant for dinner. Maybe it was due to our warm feelings, but that was one of the best dinners of the whole journey. Excellent food, super... More 

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Cheshire
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 October 2014

Good service.Well run. Food absolutely fine. We ate here as it was within walking distance of our hotel.Very helpful pleasant staff. un

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Thank GALCHESHIRE
Alberta Canada
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41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2014

The restaurant was very handy, walking distance to the Perpignan Kyriad Hotel, and so we decided to give it a go. The waiter spoke perfect English and helped us with our menu. Once we had made our decision as to what to eat, we asked the waiter to bring us a bottle of local wine. The meals came quickly, and... More 

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UK
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121 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2013 via mobile

After a long journey on France's holiday clogged motorways a good meal and a chance to relax is eagerly looked for. The hippopotamus was therefore a great find. Reaonably priced, great meat ( cote de bouef) cooked to perfection excellent service. All in all much enjoyed and would return.

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Thank Iain
Western Ireland, Ireland
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2013

This is a very good steak/burger house, a lovely treat to find and the burgers were cooked well done as we had requested. There was a special on the kids meals and we got 3 for the price of 1, which included a drink, a main course (nuggets & chips), and a dessert. A glass of wine and a pint... More 

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Thank Keaveys
Guildford, United Kingdom
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251 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2012

We enjoyed the break fom French restaurants with our teenagers who wanted some easy comfort food, for a change. I agree with all the positives of previous reviews, except our meat experiences were all disappointing. The racks of ribs were two huge slabs of rather fatty, gristly meat with only one small bone. This was not a rack of ribs.... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 21 October 2011

We have eaten at this restaurant several times during our stays in Perpignan and were never disappointed. Food: excellent all in taste, quality and presentation. Generous portions. Tasty food. The menu lists where the meat has been sourced from. Service: Very child friendly. Balloons, sweets and colouring-in books/crayons for the little ones to go at while you wait for your... More 

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Rome, Italy
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65 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 31 August 2011

The best meat ever eated in France during my stay even the salads were very good

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Reviewed 15 January 2008

Very good meat and very cute waiter !

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$22 - US$30
Cuisine
European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 rue Jean Sabrazes, 66100, Perpignan, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Pyrenees-Orientales  >  Perpignan
  • Phone Number: +33 4 68 89 76 26

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?