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Auberge du Goujon qui Fretille

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39 boulevard de la Republique | Bord du canal, 47160 Buzet-sur-Baise, France
+33 5 53 84 26 51
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86 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

What a wonderful find. We had an excellent evening meal here. Food was superbly cooked to our specifications and served in an attentive friendly with manner. The set menu was very reasonable for dinner and was accompanied by an excellent choice of local Buzet wines. The restaurant was full so definitely need to book ahead, and we'd thoroughly recommend the... More 

Thank Hiraethog
Sydney, Australia
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189 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Surprisingly large restaurant, right on the canal and with an excellent lunch menu. Lots of locals and french tourists, including the Police Chief...all point to a quality lunch experience. The host was delighted we drew on his cellar rather than byo. Wide variety of meal choices...with an easy combination of the lunch special and adjustments for choosing something from the... More 

Thank Philippo A
Le Temple-sur-Lot, France
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3 reviews
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We went as a party of 4 on a Wednesday night and were welcomed very warmly by the owner and staff. It was quite busy, and had to wait a little for our order to be taken. However, the owner took great pains to describe the menu, the provenance of his ingredients etc. Once we received our aperos, which came... More 

Thank Gail M
Montmoreau-Saint-Cybard, France
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Enjoying a September cruise on the canal du midi we stopped at Buzet and the only restaurant that was open was this one. We were six and five of us were very pleased with the food that we had. Unfortunately one person was vegetarian and we had been assured that they could come up with something for her - we... More 

Thank Audrey C
Truro, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

What a fantastic meal. We were with our children age 8 & 12, and I am vegetarian. Nothing was too much trouble, and we ended up with the best 3 courses we hand on this holiday. The presentation was fantastic and the taste was better. Can't recommend highly enough

Thank Rob P
Torquay, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We had one of our best lunches ever in France here, starting with a warm, professional welcome from the owner (who spoke excellent English). Lovely covered terrace next to canal. We chose 3 course menu at €14.50 and expected a basic tourist meal, but instead had the most tasty food, with quality ingredients. Would definitely recommend this and complements must... More 

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160 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016

We had a lovely lunch here whilst cycling the Canal Garonne on our way to Toulouse. When we arrive we were welcomed with a bit of concern about not having a booking but were seated and treated to a lovely meal. Thoroughly recommended and good value.

Thank LondonBlinker
Stockholm, Sweden
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37 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Nice location, just beside the canal. The food was genuine, we had the three course lunch menu with a starter of fried cheese and slowely cooked pig for main course. Very nice personnel. Highly recommended!

Thank Christer R
Sydney Australia
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127 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2016

We actually walked past and into town on the basis that the restaurant so close to the river would be a tourist trap and be terrible. We were so wrong. We were also lucky the days of closing had been reduced and Wednesday is now overt. Yeah! The location is shady on the terrace and overlooks the canal. The owner... More 

Thank Sioseeker
Fareham, United Kingdom
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124 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2016

€25 dinner menu consisted of a choice of 2 starters, 2 mains and dessert. If you preferred the starter and not the main, visa versa, you could always pick from the a la carte menu at a supplement charge. If you do not want the fixed, then just choose from the a la carte menu. I was extremely happy with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$54
French, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 boulevard de la Republique | Bord du canal, 47160 Buzet-sur-Baise, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Lot-et-Garonne  >  Buzet-sur-Baise
  • Phone Number: +33 5 53 84 26 51

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?