Be seduced by the delights of (Michelin)-starred tables where the creativity of the chefs rivals the quality of local produce to bring new sensations to test your tastebuds. Each dish is an invitation to discovery and wonder in a refined, cosy setting.

Starred restaurants

A quick look at our two starred restaurants where culinary excellence combines with pleasing the tastebuds.

Restaurant Les Foudres Chais Monnet Cognac

Les Foudres – Hôtel Chais Monnet & Spa

The gastronomic restaurant Les Foudres welcomes you to Cognac. It’s set in a magnificent “cathedral cellar” and beneath hundred-year old vats that are listed as Industrial Heritage.


La Ribaudière

Close to the Grand-Marnier château and the river Charente, the father and son duo use only the best produce in this historic restaurant located at Bourg-Charente.

The Guide Michelin in Cognac: a starry day

Ceremony Michelin in Cognac 2022

Every year, a long-awaited event in the world of gastronomy take place. Who does not know the famous red book that was first produced in the early 20th century? The annual publication of the Guide Michelin coincides with a ceremony during which stars are awarded to the best restaurants. On 22nd March 2022, our region and in particular Cognac had the honour of staging this ceremony for the first regional outing ever. All the famous chefs, journalists and influencers got to discover our local savoir-faire before the ceremony that was held in the Avant-Scène theatre in Cognac. The organisation of this event in Cognac bears witness to the French excellence of our region.

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