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La Belle Etoile

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703 D, 24250 La Roque-Gageac, France
+33 5 53 29 51 44
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Morrisville, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I ate here twice, for our first experience was so wonderful that we wanted to treat ourselves to another meal. Quality and selections were excellent and the servers attentive. This is a must if staying in the area.

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Kassel, Germany
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127 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a table there for our last evening in France - booking is a must, even off-season. The place is stunningly beautiful, and the staff is nothing but kind and attentive. Unfortunately, our food - while beautifully presented - was so timidly prepared it bordered to bland. In a restaurant with such options and apparent expectations to its own... More 

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Brooklyn
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

An elegant restaurant in the traditional old French style. Delicious, from entrée through dessert. Excellent service and charming atmospherics.

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Ohio
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58 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Our only regret with having eaten at La Belle Etoile was we waited until our first day in the Dordogne to make a reservation for dinner. Luckily we were able to get a reservation 2 days prior to our departure. What we found refreshing about La Belle Etoile is, unlike many other restaurants in the region, duck and goose was... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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312 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 200 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

La Belle seems to be the most recommended restaurant in the Dourgne. We managed to make reservations for a Friday night 8 nights in advance. There was 4 of us and we all enjoyed our dinners including the deserts. The service was very good - friendly and helpful. The wine recommendation was the best - still one of our favorite... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We had an outstanding experience from initial, long-in-advance request for a table through the final, friendly, after-dinner farewell. My wife, a friend and I arrived early to a warm welcome and a late-September drink on the very pleasant terrace. Our table in the gracious dining room provided each of us a terrific view over the Dordogne and the woods beyond.... More 

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Sydney
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

La Belle was recommended by our B & B hosts and is definitely worth dining here if you are in the area. It was all top notch. Indoor tables are more formal and a lovely outdoor terrace with views over the river. Food and service were both excellent. We thoroughly enjoyed our evening here. You must book in advance for... More 

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Haifa, Israel
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

By far the best dinner we had in France. The prices are not too high (other restaurant take the same for menu, and they are far behind). I recommend it to every food lover.

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Thank Orlee R
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24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

La Belle Etoile serves traditional French fare with a subtle artistic twist. We loved their presentation and it was all cooked to perfection. Service and ambience was very good.

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168 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Truly this was an exquisite dining experience Eleuthera foods prepared with remarkable presentation, taste and care. Our best meal in France over S 3 week period. Highly recommended. Not inexpensive, but the quality of the food and service is well worth it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 703 D, 24250 La Roque-Gageac, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Dordogne  >  La Roque-Gageac
  • Phone Number: +33 5 53 29 51 44
Description
the hotel is listed but not the restaurant is a separate entity

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