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Le Grand Cafe

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1 Avenue Delcasse | 09110, 09110, Ax-les-Thermes, France
05-61-64-67-16
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Blackham, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Every time I come to Ax (3 or 4 times a year)a visit or two to Le Grand Cafe is an absolute must! The food is good, but what makes this place exceptional is Nelson and all his staff. Great people, great service and such a welcoming feeling every time and fantastic food and drink too at a good price.... More 

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Casteljaloux, France
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203 reviews
126 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

Very busy Sunday lunch , staff so very smiling and helpful , if two people go only order one plate as the portion are for giants If overweigh you will have problems getting to your table as they are squeezed so close together , too close in fact as people passing knock into you Great pity that someone does not... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

Conveniently located of the central square. Large room with full height windows on two sides. Bright and well lit. Surly waiters who feigned to speak no English led us down the path of ordering the fish-of-the-day, a whole cuttlefish. So much for Franko-American relationship. Fortunately my wife ordered a different fish fillet, generously sized, which we shared The ratatouille on... More 

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Carcassonne, France
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105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016

This is a reliable stop over if you are hungry but it is not fine dining. Everyone was content with their orders and the staff did their best in friendly fashion. Pizza can be combined with pasta so you don't have too much of one thing. Good also for vegetarians with a large menu and still serving when others closed... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

On the way to travelling to Andorra we stopped here for lunch. There were lots of locals eating and it was packed. Slightly surly serving staff who were very busy. We got there latish and so the main dish on the good value prix fixe was off but the pork chop was good. Didn't have a pudding not least as... More 

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Al Khobar
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105 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

This cafe in the center of town is worth visiting for the atmosphere. It's busy and cheerful, pleasant inside and out in the garden or yard. Portions are substantial and look quite good. I had a pizza which was enormous but mediocre. I suffered from envy of those at other tables who had selected better choices. The service is slow... More 

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Argeliers, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2016

Have been twice now and enjoyed both times. The menu is fairly typical - a perfectly suitable place for post-skiing dinner out with children.

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Barcelona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 March 2016

Well cooked, well presented and on a nice budget, nice ambiance, extremely gayfriendly and trendy but very cozy! Waiters are a bit slow but you really don't care because this is not a stressed village. Nice view over the ancient bath house. Perfectly set in the middle of this small skiers village.

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Angouleme, France
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 March 2016

Great atmosphere, young and fun staff, menu caters for all, delicious food and generous portions, good value for money. Just for a few drinks or coffee on the terrace, lunch, evening aperos or dinner - family friendly (children's menu). Lively and buzzing. A popular venue for both locals and tourists. Both as a couple and with a crowd, we have... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

I like this grand hall and its decoration from a previous époque... I like the food, but it tends to be too salty or too sweet. Huge portions too. I like that it's gay friendly, that is rare for the region Now, I am not sure about the flat TV screens streaming during dinner and some of the newly added... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Bar, Cafe, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Avenue Delcasse | 09110, 09110, Ax-les-Thermes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Ariege  >  Ax-les-Thermes
  • Phone Number: 05-61-64-67-16
Description
tel 05 61 64 67 16email: grandcafe@live.fr

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