Whatever your reason for being in Périgord, if there is one thing not to be missed, it is its local products and its culinary traditions. All these products come primarily from local producers and are traded favorably on the markets, particularly on the gourmet markets. Discover with us the best gourmet markets in the Dordogne and enjoy local products.

Gourmet night markets in Lascaux-Dordogne

In July and August:

  •  Monday evening :
    Montignac-Lascaux (July and August: place du 8 mai 1945, from 19 p.m.),
    Countryside (no gourmet market but gourmet picnic on July 22 and August 5 from 18 p.m.),
    Fleurac (Monday August 12 from 19 p.m.)
  •  Tuesday evening :
    Coly-Saint-Amand (July and August),
    Le Bugue (July and August: Place de la Vézère, from 19 p.m.)
  •  Wednesday evening :
    Rouffignac-St-Cernin (from mid-July to the end of August)
    Aubas (July-August): farmers' market from 18:30 p.m.
  •  Thursday night :
    Saint Léon-sur-Vézère (July and August: craft and gourmet market from 18:30 p.m.), 
  •  Friday night
    Journiac (only July 05 and 26 and August 23)
    Les Eyzies (July and August: Place de la Mairie from 18:30 p.m.)
    Valojoulx (July and August: 18:30 p.m. to 23 p.m.)
  •  Saturday night :
    Audrix (July August: from 19 p.m.), 
    La Chapelle Aubareil (Only July 20)
  • Sunday night :
    Plazac (Only July 14)

In summer, night and gourmet markets take place on the village square. They are a real festive invitation to meet producers and artisans. From stand to stand, the plates are put together and the glasses are filled to suit everyone's taste. Tables are set up in the center of the place for a friendly tasting which is often accompanied by musical entertainment. 

Practical information on gourmet markets                                      

The only rule to remember is to bring your own cutlery! The table is already set for you!

The gourmet markets of the Dordogne are the ideal opportunity to discover local products and enjoy fresh produce. They are very popular, don't be late to enjoy the seats installed and the Périgord atmosphere. 

Bugue gourmet market in Dordogne seen from the sky

Information regarding the stands present at the Dordogne gourmet markets can be found on the official websites of the towns and municipalities. You can also consult the producers' websites for information on their products. You will find gourmet markets in Montignac-Lascaux, Les Eyzies, Le Bugue and throughout the Vézère Valley but also in Sarlat, Beynac and Cazenac, Monpazier, Le Buisson de Cadouin, Thiviers, etc.
You can also discover specialized markets, such as the truffle market in Saint-Alvère and the truffle/au gras market in Périgueux.

So don't hesitate to visit the gourmet markets of the Dordogne and enjoy local products.                        

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