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“Excellent restaurant”
Review of Palais Cardinal

Palais Cardinal
Ranked #23 of 45 Restaurants in Saint-Emilion
Cuisines: French
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

We dined in the Palais Cardinal for four of our five nights in St Emilion. The dining room was beautifully furnished. The restaurant had an excellent choice of menu which was very well cooked and presented. The receptionist spoke excellent English and was most helpful. The waiter was also very efficient. Well worthwhile experiencing the quality and value of the food on offer.

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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stayed here one night and after check in went to the pool where although the water was 'fresh' it was very refreshing after a walk around the vineyards. The room was very small but was ideally located too. The evening meal was delicious and the chef and main manager were good. The traffic noise was probably the only point but I still slept ok.
St Emilion is a great place and we really enjoyed it!

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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The food is pretty good. The wine is good. The service can be good if the young server is working. If the older guy sever is working then be prepared to be insulted the way only a French person can insult an English speaking person. He is disgusting and and a shane to this establishment and to his chosen trade. Very sad, very arrogant. No return visit I am sad to say.

Thank David H
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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Please enjoy this place because it's Rare.

Eat Lamb- Maybe the Duck. Duck in France is Always marvelous but if you are on your way to Perigord, Duck products are all there is to eat in Perigord that is exceptional! So here eat the Lamb here,which is special

Always ask the French people their opinions
On food. They are so Educated about Food
And Art. They are a treasure to the World

Ask questions about Wine. Don't faint
You are in the most expensive wine region
Of France

Enjoy it

Thank Lisa S
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Reviewed 27 May 2017

Last Friday while out on a tour of the local vineyards the heavens opened and we were drenched (on a motorbike.) We dripped into the foyer with water streaming from us and thought we would have been turned away but we were warmly welcomed, allowed to leave out gear to seep and shown into the beautiful dining room. The food was excellent. We went for the chicken in cream sauce and the daube of beef which were phenomenal. We also had gazpacho as an amuse bouche which was a lovely touch. We were not rushed although the restaurant was busy. It was outstanding.

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