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Le Fanfaron

24 rue Saint Honest, 31000, Toulouse, France
+33 5 61 63 71 68
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
11 Mar 2017
“A Five-star Anti-restaurant”
28 Nov 2016
“Great Food at Good Value”
Closed Now
All hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
24 rue Saint Honest, 31000, Toulouse, France
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

The first thing to say is that the food tastes fine. It would be bad news if it didn’t. It’s also quite cheap. But beyond that, Le Fanfaron operates like nowhere else in this country, that I know of. All the choices are laid out...More

Thank Mike H
Julien H, Directeur général at Le Fanfaron, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2017

Thanks for that great review.Now we can see its not just a restaurant ,its an artistic statement. (By the way the weight of the plate isnt included in the prixe).

Reviewed 28 November 2016

My wife and I were recently in Toulouse and needed to take our family of ten (including two teenagers) out for an evening meal. We were recommended to Le Fanfaron. I presumed it was going to be an expensive evening but I am delighted to...More

2  Thank HelenandMaurice
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

So many choices. Everything we tried was delicious. Fresh, tasty, what more can you ask for? Family-owned. Owners greet you like old friends. They opened up early when they saw us reading the posted menu. I think I heard mother of the chef say they...More

1  Thank CapCapCapCap
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Wide variety. You choose what you wish to eat and the Plate is weighed to determine the price. The owners greet you as you come in and you feel right at home!

Thank Swisslili2014
Reviewed 28 September 2015

All food is served cold - you plate up the dish yourself and then heat in microwave. This does allow a large range for food to be offered without being wasted. We witnessed several regulars coming in for take-aways. Good selection of beers and our...More

1  Thank David S
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

Weird concept, no service, it's self service and the bill amount will be according to the weight of the food you choose. No idea how the chef is doing the total. And we have had to bring plates on a table beside the kitchen. Hot...More

3  Thank MARINE G
Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

Having lived here for four years, this place is a regular for us. Alix, Gilbert & Laura put on a superb spread of very original dishes from the buffet - matched with excellent beers and wine, not to mention dessert. At a price that won't...More

Thank Chalets31
Reviewed 14 February 2015 via mobile

Coming from North America, I am quite used to "buffet-style" pay-by-the-weight restaurants, and as such, my expectations for Le Fanfaron were not high. To say I was pleasantly surprised by my experience would be an extreme understatement. There was ample choice of food, something to...More

Thank evejpowell
Reviewed 10 February 2015

Very off the beaten path, but still downtown, the atmosphere is a nice little restaurant. Food is very average, lots of choice, not great, not bad. The formula is interesting, caterer style, all the choices are laided out for you to choose what, and how...More

Thank Bryan M
Reviewed 6 September 2014

We felt that the price was very reasonable for what we had: two plates each (1 as a starter, then a larger plate as a main course), a dessert for me, two glasses of wine followed by a bottle of wine - well, it was...More

1  Thank SueInJumilla
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 rue Saint Honest, 31000, Toulouse, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Haute-Garonne  >  Toulouse
  • Phone Number: +33 5 61 63 71 68
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