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Le Saint Jean

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1 rue Cite Bartissol, 66000, Perpignan, France
+33 4 68 51 22 25
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12:00 - 14:00
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
Thu - Sat 19:30 - 22:00
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London, United Kingdom
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327 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had the €32 Gourmand menu and it was fabulous from start to finish. Definitely worth a visit if you're passing Perpignan old town.

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Thank FliesM20P
1 review
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Stumbled upon it whilst walking through the town. Excellent food and service. Lovely surroundings. A must!

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Thank Harry D
London, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Lunch at Le Saint Jean is really well worth it. The prix fixe 3 course menu at 19€ is excellent value. All three courses were superb. We were lucky with the weather and sat outside in a courtyard adjacent to the Cathedral. A beautiful setting. Attentive service and a good wine list too. One to be recommended!

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Thank D6790HHdavid
London, United Kingdom
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62 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017

This is a classy restaurant. We had the 32 euro (or thereabouts) menu and the veal was to die for. I gather this has to be more than 100 characters but the first sentence says it all!

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Thank Beirniad
Newbury, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 30 December 2016

We had both a lunch and dinner here at this fabulous restaurant on separate days and they were 2 of the best meals of our two week stay in the Languedoc Roussillon. Set menu de jour was €19 for three courses and the evening set was €32 for three courses. We opted to have the paired wines with our evening... More 

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Thank deborahtaylorpho2016
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Le Saint-Jean is situated next door to Perpignan cathedral and boasts what must be one of the most glorious exterior architectural settings almost anywhere in France, with medieval carvings set into the surrounding walls and huge overhead buttresses spanning the cathedral and the restaurant walls. What a pity about the food and the service. We were a party of three.... More 

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Thank Sue H
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Just had a meal here. We stumbled upon it having passed by many other eateries and were not disappointed. They serve wine from their own vineyard - Mas Divin - and they cooked the steak as requested well done. The gazpacho was divine and great service from the owner. This place deserves to go from strength to strength. Come and... More 

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Thank JaxsterW
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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157 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Quaint restaurant almost underneath the arches of St Jean Cathedral in Perpignan. I last visited this restaurant in about 1988 and it was good, well respected and in the hands of a well known regional wine maker at that time. It was excellent and I remembered it with affection. We were in Perpignan today on one of those rare very... More 

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Thank Ted H
Tenterden, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2015

We came upon this restaurant by chance and decided to try it because we liked the look of the set menu. We are so glad we did. The service, food and wine list were all excellent. The cooking was of a high standard, delicate but with wonderful flavours that worked, without being overwhelming. We ate on a Saturday evening, when... More 

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Thank Cassie1830
Vicenza, Italy
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31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2015

This place is so charming, with his patio outside by the cathedral. The food was excellent, and the local wine as well. The gentlemen were super nice with us and our little girl. We strongly recommend it for everybody who want a nice dinner in Perpignon.

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Thank Giada C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
French, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 rue Cite Bartissol, 66000, Perpignan, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Pyrenees-Orientales  >  Perpignan
  • Phone Number: +33 4 68 51 22 25

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