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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 good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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2 rue de la Nation, 24000, Perigueux, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I loved the tête de veau as a starter dish, served with pomme purée & vegetables. My main course of sweetbreads was rather disappointing. I will return for the steak tartare.

Thank Condor1950
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Lovely place for dinner. Food is good quality, lots of Flavour. I had the duck with potato gratin and veg. My husband the fillet steak. Dessert was something out of a michilen star restaurant. Is say would suit more couple and older groups not really...More

Thank PVTeam2014
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Very Cozy Restaurant located inside the centuries-old house. Very helpful staff who speaks good English. The manual is not big but filled with local Delicacies. Prices were very reasonable and good selection of local wines. You may want to make a reservation on the weekends...More

Thank NorthbrookB
Reviewed 21 September 2017

We ate here on our last evening in Perigueux and were disappointed that we hadn't found this restaurant earlier in our holiday. The whole experience was brilliant ... superb well paced service, excellent food and great wine. Not a lot more to be said really....More

Thank CJArnoux
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Our meal in June was absolutely the best meal we have had in years. Service was impeccable and staff were friendly, helpful and on the ball. It was so good that we intend a second visit involving a two and a half hour drive in...More

Thank Jaybee523
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

We were recommended to eat here by the hotel we were staying in. Apart from the language barrier at the beginning (our fault) the food and service was excellent. Simon & Jeanette

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Excellent service. Friendly and helpful staff. Unique interior that was elegant and cosy. Had the €28 meal. This came with extra unexpected aperitifs that set the scene for the delicious 3 course meal that followed. Presentation, aroma, and taste 10 out of 10. Highly recommend...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch whilst visiting Perigueux for the day. The weather was very hot so it was lovely to sit in the vaulted dining area which was lovely and cool. Richard had the menu du marché which was excellent value at 18€. I...More

Thank 789JulieS
Reviewed 30 March 2017

It was a quick lunch stop on our way to Paris. Food was delicious, the service was excellent and we spent a very enjoyable lunch time in this very nice restaurant. Just opposite the cathedral it is in the old town. It was a lovely...More

Thank 4Branka
Reviewed 18 March 2017

This was our second visit to Hercule Poireau after previously eating there in November. In fact on this trip we stayed in Perigueux just to be able to eat here. The restaurant is perfectly situated just beside the cathedral and is a five minute walk...More

Thank RichardM1955
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
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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