Eating in Poitiers
In the true custom of Art de vivre, Poitiers is proud of its healthy local gastronomy.
Poitevan cuisine, inherited from ancestral rural culinary traditions, blends simplicity with quality ingredients.
Melon, Poitou-Charentes lamb, quality-controlled butter, fresh or ripe goats' cheese, Haut-Poitou wines all give this territory its savoury reputation.
Poitiers welcomes you for a tasty break : over 150 restaurants are dispersed around the city centre and its immediate vicinity. They invite you to discover local specialities or international cuisine, so why not add some extra flavour to your stay !