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The Dombes

a land of gastronomy

Local dishes and local produce, a feast for the tastebuds in the Dombes!

Enjoy the refined cuisine of our chefs, try carp cooked in many different ways, sample authentic dishes, and stroll between the market stalls to fill your basket with local produce.

Ready for a gourmet getaway in Dombes?

Gourmet dishes of the Dombes

In the Dombes, you’ll enjoy hearty dishes with a taste of yesteryear.

As proof, the Dombes is among the hundred Sites Remarquables du Goût. This distinction recognizes the cultural, touristic and gastronomic wealth of the region of a thousand ponds.
To whet your appetite, here are a few Dombes specialties to look out for, be they prepared by famous chefs or served at small but promising restaurants:

  • Frogs: prepared with parsley, they are what the Dombes region is famous for
  • Pond fish: enjoy as goujonnettes, rillettes or smoked fillets

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