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Chez Gil

32 Route Minervoise, 11000 Carcassonne, France
+33 4 68 47 85 23
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“fish soup” (6 reviews)
“sea snails” (2 reviews)
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French, Seafood, Soups, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
32 Route Minervoise, 11000 Carcassonne, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You could easily walk past this Restuarant in a less than celubrious canal backstreet a stones throw from the station - but don't. Down one flight of stairs the Restuarant is elegant and simple, with food prepared at one end on an open fire and...More

Thank Idesw
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We booked Chez Gil for a friends birthday trip to Carcassonne based on TA reviews and boy was it good! We all went for the 22 euro 2 course option and found it difficult to choose between glorious options!the food came gloriously presented, good quality...More

Thank Vickie M
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Only found superb fish restaurant by recommendation from our accommodation owners as we had walked passed the window a few times without realising what it was. Once we went downstairs, we found this lovely cosy and very smart establishment which served fantastic food. It has...More

1  Thank Posset-Pete
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Saturday night had great menu du jour, 3 courses for 20 euros. Rest of week you can dine a la carte, two courses for 22 euros. Good value.

Thank Roxie_R774
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

I found Chez Gil through Tripadvisor and was not disappointed. We had a set menu and I chose the chef's recommendations. So many lovely mussels and seriously tasty small squid kebabs and excellent pud. Best of all the French were eating there.

Thank wryir
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This is a very quiet place near le railway station. I had the lunch menu which was outstanding and cheap. The usually serve fresh fish and seafood. They also have cassoulet. I have not tried it myself but from friends comments it is also good....More

Thank Bernard B
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Went there to try the fish soup - usually a marker for the restaurant as a whole. The broth was very good with a pungent rouille and a good helping of emmenthal to sprinkle on the top. The scrappy chunks of bread to dunk in...More

Thank Alice P
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Fish and shellfish "a la plancha," fresh, simple and inexpensive. We love this place every time we go. A nice lunch stop in downtown Carcassonne near the train station, Retaurant Gil never seems crowded. Lunch special is only 12 Euros, a bargain, including house wine....More

Thank Aude11
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We had lunch here while visiting "La Cite". We both had the fixed menu which includes an appetizer+main or main+dessert, and both options include a 1/4 litre of house wine with your meal. We had apps and mains as our choice. For apps, we had...More

Thank garhuff
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

This restaurant recommended by the Celt pub was a great experience helpful waiter fish soup is fantastic if you like fish this is it.

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Do you have your seafood platter still? How much Euros? Can we make a reservation for Saturday evening ,September 12 th now? Thank you, Jane Koskela
7 August 2015|
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Do you have your seafood platter still? How much Euros? Can we make a reservation for Saturday evening ,September 12 th now? Thank you, Jane Koskela
7 August 2015|
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Jloelle K
Quel est le jour de fermeture
4 December 2016|
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Response from DomDom3712 | Reviewed this property |
Les jours de fermeture sont dimanche et lundi
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Route Minervoise, 11000 Carcassonne, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Aude  >  Carcassonne
  • Phone Number: +33 4 68 47 85 23
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