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Hercule Poireau

2 rue de la Nation, 24000, Perigueux, France
+33 5 53 08 90 76
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“foie gras” (6 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (2 reviews)
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
2 rue de la Nation, 24000, Perigueux, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having been a holiday resident in the area, Hercule Poireau was a hidden gem we discovered thanks to an anniversary present. Off one of the cobbled stone alleys near the famous Périgueux Cathedral, (in fact with outside seating overlooking it) the restaurant has an unassuming...More

Thank Alex C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love every dish they served, right from amuse bouche to desserts. Creative yet tasty cooking. Desserts were well presented n taste were fantastic. Friendly service, very comfortable environment. Definitely worth a visit if you like creative cooking style. Wine price is a little on high...More

Thank GinaSWee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is excellent with a quite different menu, and indeed very tasty innovative offerings. Helpful friendly staff, to cap it all, a lovely wine list all (including the food) being served at very competitive economic prices. The restaurant ambience is very welcoming and also...More

Thank StephenR744
Reviewed 4 June 2018

Thankyou for finding us a table, we had booked close by with a Michelin star resturant who’s web page read’always open’ so booked on line to discover on arrival, they were closed. A coffee shop waiter advised us to try and visit Herule Poireau so...More

Thank rkyme
Reviewed 1 May 2018

Had a wonderful meal in this charming restaurant. Al la carte menu was reasonable and interesting. Did not have to have duck yet again. Best panna cotta ever. Place is small so get reservations.

Thank GoldenGapYear
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

For me, this restaurant is a real reason to come back in Dordogne. The food was delicius, the wine and service just excelent. After all, we paid just around 30 Euro per person. Do not miss this restaurant!

1  Thank SorinSn
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

The ambiance was lovely, in a stone cellar. The artwork was unique and added to the ambience. Tables were well spaced, allowing for a nice private dining. The foie gras and duck were delicious. The cabillaud was fresh.

Thank BostonBostonGirl
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Peigueux has some amazing restaurants and this is one of them. We were attracted by the reviews and a recommendation from a local and we agree with all the positive things that have been said about the menu, ambiance and service here. We tried both...More

Thank Margaret P
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Good food, carefully prepared and beautifully presented. Very agreeable surroundings. Lovely staff. Good price point for the quality. Thoroughly enjoyed our evening there.

Thank alexandramachray
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

We visited this restaurant for dinner on a wet and windy Monday evening in January. It was almost full so we were pleased we had booked. We chose food from the Menu Gourmand at €40 pp. Everything we had was delicious and well presented. The...More

Thank DianaMontignac
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 rue de la Nation, 24000, Perigueux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Dordogne  >  Perigueux
  • Phone Number: +33 5 53 08 90 76
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