Comptoir Gascon

Where they are:

Comptoir Gascon

  • Address: 61-63 Charterhouse Street, EC1M 6HJ
  • Tel: 020 7608 0851

  • Opening Times: Tues-Thurs Noon-2pm &7-10pm, Fri-Sat Noon-2pm & 7-11pm, Closed Sun-Mon.
  • Proprietor(s): Pascal Aussignac.
  • Part of a Chain: Yes, four complementary outlets in London
  • Style: Bistro and delicatessen specialising in food and wine sourced from South-West, France.
  • Wine: A list of over 60 different wines from South-West France including about 15 by the glass There is also a selection of aperitifs, digestives, champagnes and spirits..
  • Food: Bib Gourmand by Michelin since 2006 with a Bistro rather than a bar menu. Examples, Foie gras & truffle burger “signature" £9.50, Traditional cassoulet Toulousain(20 min cooking time) £14.00,Baby squid in black bisque with fennel & salsify £13.00, Bloody Mary pork & crackling with glazed celery £13.50, Sauteed gnocchi with piquillos peppers & black onions (V) £7
  • Events: No
  • By the Glass: about 15,
  • Retail Sales: Yes
  • Special Offer(s): Lunch specials


A gourmet Bistro, delicatessen specialising in food and wine from the South West of France.

In a relaxed atmosphere, you could try some home-made charcuterie, andouillette, cassoulet, French fries cooked in duck fat, or choose from the blackboard selection of whatever seasonal gems are on offer

The wine list contains a selection of Red, White, Rosé along with sparkling and sweet wines, that are intended to complement perfectly the home made foods of South West France.

REVIEWS Click on name to read review.

Time Out With all the food and wine coming from the South of France, the reviewer has some advice for any pig or duck residing in the region,  get out quick before your eaten! Otherwise this is a very positive review.

Tripadvisor 152 reviews, the vast majority positive with 133 either rating the outlet excelent or very good.