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Le Cathare

53 Rue Jean Bringer, 11000 Carcassonne, France
+33 4 68 77 92 65
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good28%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible12%
21 Sep 2017
“Good choice”
26 Jul 2017
“Menu Change but Remains Good”
Restaurant Hours
££ - £££
53 Rue Jean Bringer, 11000 Carcassonne, France
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11 - 19 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 2 November 2013

We were 4 people at dinner at the beginning of November on a Friday night in holiday time. We tried to go on Thursday without a reservation but there was no space, so we made a reservation for the Friday night. This was a wonderful...More

Thank Eloise255060
Reviewed 6 April 2013

Great little restaurant for an extremely warm welcome in cosy surroundings indoors. A crackling wood fire, used for cooking, heats up the indoor space beautifully in winter. In summer the small alleyway is brilliantly utilised for outdoor dining. The staff are all very warm, welcoming...More

1  Thank H d
Reviewed 21 October 2012

My wife and I came here on a very rainy September Saturday night. Streets were empty which is very common but felt very safe. We saw the restaurant from the street, but it looked closed. We were disappointed as it had been very recommended. Someone...More

1  Thank traveler1024Nyc
Reviewed 6 April 2012

THE CATHAR(hidden nr the prefecture) used to be one of the busiest+best value french/local cuisine restaurants in town some 5/6 years ago.New owners have raised the style+cost of the menu but not the quality.It trys to be gastronomic but fails.The menu looks ambitious but the...More

2  Thank peter c
Reviewed 25 January 2012

A warm welcome,interesting & well prepared food & excellent value awaits. Lunch time & evening specials + à la carte -beautiful ingredients (try the Tournedos-melt in the mouth food!) One of few places open for Sunday lunch in the winter months - but phone for...More

Thank FJS8
Reviewed 21 November 2011

Just returned from a trip to Carcassonne we were directed to this place via Sue at the Celt bar who recommended we try the steaks cooked on the open fire absolutely fantastic we had foie gras starters and a gratis soup . We watched the...More

Thank meacey
Reviewed 7 November 2011

We ate lunch here. There was so much food, I practically rolled out of the restaurant! And the food was wonderful.

2  Thank RonnieHausheer
Reviewed 16 September 2011

Definitely a hidden gem! Very close to 'place carnot', the main square of Carcassonne, tucked away down a quaint little alley. We chose to eat outside and were met with genuinely warm service and simple, sweetly presented tableware. The (bargain) 4 course lunch menu was...More

3  Thank clairelittlelamp
Reviewed 25 June 2011

We were told about the Cathar by our landlady.She promised the food was fresh and home made.It was.The Cassoulet was by far the best I've ever tasted,and a generous portion(you won't need a starter!)The staff are welcoming and seem happy to have you there,unlike a...More

Thank SanchoGlasgow
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$32
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 Rue Jean Bringer, 11000 Carcassonne, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Aude  >  Carcassonne
  • Phone Number: +33 4 68 77 92 65
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