Restaurants


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There are many provincial style restaurants offering famous local French country cooking. There are many restaurants in Perpignan, just 30 minutes away from Paziols. Below is a list of our favorite restaurants, all within a 5-20 minute walk or drive of La Serre.

We strongly suggest you make reservations at any of the restaurants before you head out.

Auberge du Vieux Puits
Chef Gilles Goujon at the Auberge du Vieux Puits
Fontjoncouse - 04 68 44 07 37 - www.aubergeduvieuxpuits.fr

The Aude now has a 3 Michelin star restaurant, having gone up from 2 stars – 31 km and 30 minutes from Paziols.

Le Reve d’Angele
Paziols - Espace des ecoles – 04 68 45 41 80

Five minutes walk from La Serre in the centre of Paziols, this lovely, small restaurant offers traditional, local cuisine and wines at very affordable prices. Dishes such as a seafood platter, fresh fish, brochettes and assorted meat are prepared from the freshest local ingredients and the ‘set’ menus are very good value for money.

Le Petit-Gris
Tautavel - Route d’Estagel - 04 68 29 42 42

In a quiet setting just 10 minutes drive from Paziols and outside the town of Tautavel, this charming and friendly restaurant offers local cuisine in a pleasant and comfortable atmosphere. The large windows offer scenic views of the vineyards and the Pyrenees. Specialties include rabbit or snails grilled over a wood fire, grilled sweet peppers and eggplant, various fish dishes, chocolate and honey tart and other Catalan specialties.

Le for’Hom
Tautavel – 2 Avenue Jean Badia - 04 68 29 13 51

Casual, charming, inexpensive restaurant with a great courtyard, on the main street right below the museum of Prehistory.

Auberge du Vigneron
Cucugan - 2 rue Achille-Mir-04 68 45 03 00

In the town of Cucugan, 13 km drive from Paziols, this former wine making building has been converted into a rustic restaurant. With stone walls, oak casks and wine making equipment for ambiance, this auberge serves authentic cuisine of the land at reasonable prices. Menu items include tomato tart with basil, quail, foie gras and fried red mullet.

Auberge de Cucugan
Cucugan- 2 pl de la Fontaine - 04 68 45 40 84

In the centre of Cucugan, a 13 minute drive from Pazios , this quiet, air conditioned restaurant has a lovely terrace with views of local Cathar castles. It offers genuine regional fare such as coq au vin, spiced rabbit and guinea fowl with mushrooms to name a few. It is one of our favourite restaurants.

L’Auberge du Cellier
Montner - 1, rue de Sainte-Eugenie - 04 68 29 09 78

http://www.aubergeducellier.com

Approximately 18 km from Paziols, this restaurant ranks a high score of 14 in the Gault Millau guide. Situated in a pretty village the innovative menu presents foie gras in 3 ways, typical food in a creative way. The knowledgeable staff can provide advice on wines to complement your meal.

La Maison du Terroir
Maury, Avenue Jean Jaurès - 04 68 86 28 28

Regionally inspired cuisine. Prices 30-60€/ Menu de 19€ (au déjeuner en semaine) à 58€.

Le Pichenouille
Maury 33, Avenue Jean Jaurès - 04 68 59 02 18

Unassuming, comfortable, cosy restaurant with authentic local cuisine, good value for the money and over 200 local wines. Prices: 15-30€/ Menu Formule entrèe+plat 11 € le midi. Menu à 15€. Menu à 21€. www.restocave.com