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“A lovely relaxed lunch”
Review of Dix

Dix
Price range: £42 - £55
Description: Situated in the beautiful village of Sainte-Alvère, in the Dordogne, our small family-run restaurant serves delicious and imaginative, seasonally inspired dishes, in a relaxed and stylish setting. A vegetarian menu is available on request. (Selected by the Gault & Millau restaurant guide, in their guide to the 109 best new chefs and restaurants in France, 2021).
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Description: Situated in the beautiful village of Sainte-Alvère, in the Dordogne, our small family-run restaurant serves delicious and imaginative, seasonally inspired dishes, in a relaxed and stylish setting. A vegetarian menu is available on request. (Selected by the Gault & Millau restaurant guide, in their guide to the 109 best new chefs and restaurants in France, 2021).
Reviewed 24 February 2020

A group of 3 of us went for lunch at this lovely restaurant on a Monday lunchtime. Very stylishly decorated, with a calming relaxed feel. 2 choices of starter, main & dessert - all perfectly cooked and a very warm welcome from Gemma and her husband Raphael. A delightful spot for lunch. We look forward to visiting again for dinner !

Date of visit: February 2020
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Thank BoroughMark
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DIXRestaurant, Propriétaire at Dix, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2020

Thanks so much for taking the time to leave us a review ! We're so glad you enjoyed your lunch with us and very much look forward to welcoming you back for dinner !

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Reviewed 22 January 2020

Even if it was January, Dix is an uplifting place to visit and eat. Having caught it on Channel 4 "New Place in the Sun" we needed to see how it had developed since filming. It is charmingly run by a young couple, the decor and environs are beautiful and the food and wine was seriously delicious. Everything was spot on and I cant wait to go back and recommend to all the visitors who will be going to Bergerac this year...

Date of visit: January 2020
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Thank Pressthestarkey66
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DIXRestaurant, Propriétaire at Dix, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2020

Thank you so much for your lovely review!

We look forward to welcoming you back very soon!

Gemma & Raphaël

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Reviewed 30 December 2019

Off the main road, unpretentious stylish dining room; menu du jour, and à la carte. Curried crab between beetroot ravioli was tasty, fresh and light. Pork chop with white bean ragout was very tasty.

This local restaurant deserves to do well !

Date of visit: December 2019
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3  Thank Condor1950
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DIXRestaurant, Propriétaire at Dix, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2020

Thank you for taking the time to share a review. We're delighted you enjoyed your experience at DIX and hope to welcome you back soon!

Gemma & Raphaël

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Reviewed 1 December 2019

Newly opened "Dix" restaurant is a little gem. Talented chef Raphael creates delicious plates of food and charming Gemma greets guests warmly and serves efficiently. Great that they plan to stay open throughout the year.
Last night's oeufs mourette were a triumph. We have been for lunch a couple of times and love the inventive set menu, and it was a treat to go again for dinner last night to this full booked, buzzy and exciting new restaurant.

Date of visit: December 2019
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2  Thank otto19
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DIXRestaurant, Propriétaire at Dix, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2020

Thank you so much for your lovely review!

We're delighted that you enjoyed your experience at DIX. It's been our pleasure to host you and we can't wait to welcome you back again very soon.

Gemma & Raphaël

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Reviewed 27 November 2019

Tucked away in the old picturesque part of Sainte-Alvère and not even a year old is this new restaurant that is one of the rare places open in November when most of the Dordogne is already hibernating. It is an old house tastefully renovated, furnished with rough wooden tables, unmatched chairs all exuding a lot of charm. The atmosphere is warm and welcoming. One big glass wall shows the kitchen where Raphael the chef whips up his dishes while gracious Gemma attends to the guests. We opted for the menu of the day starting with a delicious soup followed by a specialty of Reunion - the rugai. The apple crumble topped by a sherbet and an espresso ended a truly lovely lunch.

Date of visit: November 2019
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6  Thank Ofelia G
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DIXRestaurant, Propriétaire at Dix, responded to this reviewResponded 4 February 2020

Thank you very much for taking the time to leave such a lovely review!

We're delighted you enjoyed your lunch at DIX and hope to welcome you back some day soon.

Gemma & Raphaël

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