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“Meat lover's paradise”

La Table du Couvent
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Ranked #14 of 381 Restaurants in Limoges
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$17 - US$45
Cuisines: French, Barbecue
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Good for: Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: The magnificence of a former XIIth Century Convent In that historic place, discover or rediscover the simple though highly famous grilled Limousin beef cooked in the indoor fireplace, some traditionnal pots bubbling on the stove or homemade Limousin cherry pies. Enjoy a timeless, peaceful and gastronomic moment
Aquitaine, France
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453 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 247 helpful votes
“Meat lover's paradise”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2014 via mobile

Wonderful old 12th century monastery setting inside and meat cooked over open fires for a smoky taste, and which reminds me of the saying that in Native American, Vegetarian is just another word for bad hunter.

Large stuffed Limousin cow in middle of the restaurant is an unusual quirky feature and scared the hell out of our dogs.

This place is a meat lover's dream with a large variety of cuts to choose from.
My beef consommé entree was very good, as was my wife's leek salad, and our filet steaks were tender and tasty.

Service was very good ... we actually had our same waiter as last evening from sister restaurant "Le 27".

Wine list varied and will suit all tastes and wallets.
Lots of parking in streets around the area.

Visited March 2014
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Romsey, United Kingdom
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“Amazing”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2013

What a fantastic place, steeped in history . A fantastic setting but the main attraction is the meat lovers menu.
If you like meat you will love this place. Great service from a Michelin trained chef and well worth a visit, lunch in the courtyard is also beautiful in the summer

  • Visited August 2012
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