We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

La Salamandre

$$ - $$$
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Rue Barriou, 12270 Najac, France
+33 5 65 29 74 09
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

114 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 36: English reviews
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

I had the chorizo mussels, which were the best mussels I have ever had, EVER!!!! Fantastic view of the castle and great value for money.

Thank Pauline B
Level Contributor
83 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

There are not so many places we can rate excellent, I would recommend this place to anyone without hesitation. Delicious home made food on the marvellous castle Najac view. I was really impressed by the waitress managing the crowed alone and serving everyone perfectly with lovely smile. Top quality local food and regional wines also available. One of the excellent... More 

Thank Nimalaraj
Chalfont St. Giles, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
91 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

There's quite a few places to eat in Najac, we chose this one as menu seemed more traditional and regional than most of the others and it wasn't as expensive as the nearby Hotel restaurants. Glad to say we made the right choice, as the food was freshly prepared, excellent quality and very good VFM due to the generous portions.... More 

Thank Bill C
Level Contributor
8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

We went for a meal with our friends kids while our friends went for a meal on their own. We don't speak a great deal of French but the waitress was extremely helpful....we managed to order the children's food and we ate off the 19.50 Euro menu which was very good value. One of the children had chicken nuggets and... More 

Thank Sarah R
Level Contributor
43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

The food was good Out waitress was very friendly and helpful Shame about other girl who appeared to have a chip on her shoulder about something. We didn't speak the lingo but tries our best. The main girl was a total contrast and the place would be lost without her.

Thank makka_nakka
Chesham, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

Lovely restaurant - get there early for lunch, so you can grab a table on the marvellous terrace. Very friendly staff and good food. Very popular place, so booking for the evening is necessary.

Thank tripadict869
Castanet, France
Level Contributor
11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016

I love this restaurant for lunch as it does some of the best omelettes around. Sitting out on the rear terrace there is a fantastic view over Najac and the countryside and the food is freshly cooked. We have had both lunch and dinner there recently and have enjoyed everything.

Thank annegrose
Saffron Walden, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
129 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Great lunch sitting on the balcony overlooking the street. Menu du jour excEllen the. Couldn't ask for more

Thank OrlanB
Paris, France
Level Contributor
11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

We ate here for lunch and returned for dinner on the same day as we were so impressed. Very friendly staff, good traditional food. If you're expecting 5* cuisine then it's not for you but for the price we were very happy with the quality. Lovely saucisse & aligot. Would also recommend the chef's salad and the wine en carafe.

Thank TravellerUKManc
Level Contributor
29 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 July 2016

We were tempted in by the advertised fantastic view from the terrace - if you had a seat next to the concrete wall which you could peer over. Anyway I shall keep this short because there is not much to say - everything came out of a packet and fried, somebody on the next table had ordered something with what... More 

Thank chrisandmike_10

Travellers who viewed La Salamandre also viewed


Been to La Salamandre? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Barriou, 12270 Najac, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Aveyron  >  Najac
  • Phone Number: +33 5 65 29 74 09

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from La Salamandre staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?