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Auberge La Petite Ourse - CLOSED

88 route Departementale, 11140 Axat, France
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
16 Sep 2014
“Good plain food, kitsch 70s decor and a quirky proprietoress”
23 May 2014
“Good home cooked dishes”
Restaurant Hours Closed
88 route Departementale, 11140 Axat, France
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Reviewed 16 September 2014

Popped in for lunch after a drive over the Col de Jau and had a table overlooking the river with herbs lining the windowsill. We had two salads which were decent value for money and tasty. Desserts were disappointing - the fruit sorbet had a...More

Thank Janetyjanet
Reviewed 24 May 2014

If you want a night off from rich restaurant dishes or just like plain home cooking this is the place for you.Surroundings are plain but service prompt and friendly.Also had a table overlooking the river. Bonus for wine lovers is that the patron takes you...More

Thank Beechwood24
Reviewed 22 October 2013

Being a vegetarian in France can be difficult however not here our hosts could not have been more accommodating and prepared a vegetarian meal especially for me. The house wine was also very good. Overall great value for money with great views of the mountains...More

Thank Ian P
Reviewed 24 September 2013

Were recommended to eat here from host of chambre d'hote where we were staying. Decor a bit average, but maitre d' quite helpful - food was tasty, well-cooked & well presented. Felt a bit like the place in a bit of a time warp, but...More

Thank dannoAuckland
Reviewed 16 August 2013

The lunch services were good and restaurant was well located, on the river! Manager had very good knowledge of local wines and excellent recommendations.

1  Thank Jo D
Reviewed 15 August 2013 via mobile

Good food at a good price, served to the sound of the river. The Fricassé d'Axat with pork, ham, tomatos and olives was very nice.

Thank es-travler
Reviewed 2 August 2013

A strange slightly dark interior but the food was good and we all enjoyed ourselves. Wine of house was very enjoyable and patron friendly.

Thank bartoninthebeans
Reviewed 16 April 2013

We really enjoyed our meal here and highly recommend the house special!! It was a pork dish with Jambon, olives and peppers. The duck was fab too!

1  Thank JanieB73
Reviewed 1 October 2012

Dining is in two large, rather plain, rooms one of which overlooks the river. Service was good and the food was OK but not exceptional.

2  Thank Scribbler
Reviewed 8 September 2012

After having booked a table (recommended), we had a lovely dinner with a view overlooking the river Aude. The trout and fricassee d'Axat are particularly tasty.

Thank Traveller_Kat_86
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 route Departementale, 11140 Axat, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Aude  >  Axat
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