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Le Colombier

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Raymond IV
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14 rue de Bayard, 31000, Toulouse, France
+33 5 61 62 40 05
19:15 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 19:15 - 22:00
Tue - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
Sat 19:15 - 22:30
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31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Having had the restaurant recommended by our hotel for traditional Cassoulet, we visited it on a quiet Tuesday night. We were 'sold' the "Menu Regionaux" by the waitress, which to be honest we were happy to try, (being in Toulouse) and were looking forward to comparing it to other Cassoulets we have had in the past. We were entirely underwhelmed... More 

Thank PlymouthBoy
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

We came for lunch and it wasn't particularly busy. We both choice the traditional Cassoulet dish which was a Toulouse sausage, goose and haricot beans casserole type dish. It was lovely and warming but far too much for lunch. As much as the dish was tasty it was far too expensive, €25 per person, not really worth it.

Thank traveller_miri
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

I tried reserving a table via lafourchette.com (a trip advisor company by the way). Reservation was made for 5 persons, and confirmed, number 61313526 . 90 minutes before the due time I get an SMS through which they cancelled my reservation. I called the restaurant and they confirmed they were fully booked. This is a sloppy behavior in my books.... More 

Thank Nicola D
Dublin, Ireland
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183 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 November 2016

An impromptu visit to Toulouse during our stay in Carcassonne. This restaurant was recommended by the receptionist in our hotel. The outside unfrotunately does not do the establishment justice, as from the outside it looks like a fast food take away. Inside the decor is quite different. Brick wall, wooden ceiling, large mural on the wall. Serves typical local dish... More 

Thank flynn1812
Huntsville, Alabama
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75 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 November 2016

We truly enjoyed our meal at Le Columbier. We ordered the regional menu, green salad and cassoulet. The green salad was really good with an excellent dressing, and the cassoulet was well-cooked and tasty. Reservations are a must, as this is a popular local place, and often has large family groups.

Thank Barbara L
Brisbane, Qld
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58 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We had dinner here recently to try the local cassoulet dish followed by homemade apple pie and ice cream. The cassoulet was very tasty but we then waited another hour before the apple pie was served. The wait staff consisted of the maitre d and another waitress; both worked very hard but they were clearly rushed off their feet in... More 

Thank Susan B
San Francisco, California
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298 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

The signature dish is the cassoulet. This typical southwestern bean/goose/sausage stew has numerous renderings, but best I could tell this lighter more delicate yet flavorful version with the accompanying lettuce salad is as good as gets. The service was good and relatively fast for France.

Thank mojo2018babushka
Hong Kong, China
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

most unpleasant experience in a foreign restaurant, and we are well traveled. only reason for 2 star instead of 1 is food is edible but average at best, definitely not worth their price point. arrogant staff/owner speaking with condescending tone, if you do not appreciate foreign non-French speaking customers that is fine, we will go elsewhere.

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27 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2016

I had cassoulet for lunch. The fragrance arrived before the food appeared on the table. It's full of flavor. It's indeed on the somewhat salty side, but maybe that's what it is supposed to be. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The restaurant decor is interesting. A great experience for my last day in Toulouse.

Thank Hanli
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Cosy ambiance, lovely lovely staff and great food. We had our 1st dinner in France in Le Colombier and it was a great experience. We ordered the Menu Regionale - a delicious entrée, cassoulet, a typical dish (white beans and meat) and croustard aux pommes (apple pie). It was a delicious meal, and the ladies running the restaurant were very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$44 - US$88
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
19:15 - 22:00
19:15 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 rue de Bayard, 31000, Toulouse, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Haute-Garonne  >  Toulouse>  > Raymond IV
  • Neighbourhood: Raymond IV
  • Phone Number: +33 5 61 62 40 05

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?