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Le Lion D'or

le Bourg, 24240 Saussignac, France
+33 5 53 24 72 30
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“rack of lamb” (9 reviews)
“crab soup” (4 reviews)
“entrecote” (4 reviews)
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le Bourg, 24240 Saussignac, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant for my wife's birthday We had an excellent meal for 150 euros for two Since then we have eaten the daily menu twice which is great value at 13.50 each Service is always impeccable

Thank pipayne
Reviewed 28 September 2017

we visited here 3 times. the first time 3 courses and 1 bottle of wine. 105 euros. Second time rack of lamb which was excellent. The 3rd time told no rack of lamb but shank of lamb instead for the same price, well that was...More

1  Thank amfrey
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

Visited twice in the week we stayed. Rack of lamb to die for and a great duck. Not a flash place but very good food and beautifully cooked.

Thank GoudhurstMike
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We enjoyed our previous meal here so revisited with a friend. Both her and myself had the excellent rack of lamb (which my wife had the previous time). This time my wife had the Charolais steak. All dishes were cooked as we had asked I...More

Thank pipayne
Reviewed 29 July 2017

Located in the main square of Saussignac, Le Lion D'Or comes with a long history and is a charming building. The restaurant offers a classic French bistro menu, and most of it is done well; there is clearly a loyal local clientele as well. Service...More

Thank ManInTheGulf
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We always visit when we are on holiday,Small menu but exceptional cooking by Luc the chef and front of house Marieanne.Marieanne speaks very good English and both go out of their way to make sure you have an enjoyable evening. Our holiday would not be...More

Thank evelyna191
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Great food, I had the scallops and the rack of lamb. Really enjoyed the food, also the service was great. Spoke a little of English which was lucky :-) I will be returning when I come back to France. Thanks

Thank Ablepropertysvc
Reviewed 19 July 2017

What a lovely surprise. Small village, local restaurant but the food was worthy of a much bigger and celebrated place. Crab soup, superb lamb, well-cooked fish and excellent steak; everything was lovely and plentiful. 'House' wine was a let down but we were warned that...More

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We were staying in Saussignac and had a meal here one night. We both had crab soup to start which was pleasant but a little to peppery. I had the rack of Lamb which was good, but my wife had duck breast which was very...More

Thank billhopkins
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We have been to this restaurant several times in the past, but not recently. They have an advantage over other local establishments as they are open on Monday evenings (as well as on all other days of the week). We booked at short notice (confusingly...More

Thank kerry b
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James M
25 July 2015|
Response from sasScotland_UK | Reviewed this property |
The only reason we never took our children (teenagers) was because we knew the men would not suit them. The hosts are very friendly and were pleased the girls joined us for dessert. I think they would be very accommodating... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: le Bourg, 24240 Saussignac, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Dordogne  >  Saussignac
  • Phone Number: +33 5 53 24 72 30
+33 5 53 24 72 30
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