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Opera de Nice

4 rue Saint Francois de Paule, 06364 Nice, France
+33 4 92 17 40 00
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“red velvet” (4 reviews)
“great seats” (3 reviews)
4 rue Saint Francois de Paule, 06364 Nice, France
Old Town / Vieux Nice
+33 4 92 17 40 00
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

A very compact opera house almost on the borders of the sea. Seating comfortable, good sightlines with excellent sound quality. Excellent cast for Belle Helene. Prices reasonable

Thank peter29alex
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Busy little restaurant in a prime location at the old town. Reasonable prices given the location. It was lunchtime when we visited and I chose the salad paysanne which was lovely, it was a big portion for lunch though and I was full after finishing...More

Thank justjag123
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful place in Nice which is located closed to the beach and the almost all of the restaurants. Check the schedule on net.

Thank Ninja_Loira
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I visited on a sightseeing trip organised by the Patrimoine de Nice. The history is very interesting and we were shown around the lovely old opera house making me want to go and see a performance there. So later when the Piaf concert was performed...More

Thank KathmanduMazza
Reviewed 25 May 2017

We attended one of only four performances of Verdi’s “Rigoletto”, and both the way it was staged, the cast, including the choir, the conductor and the orchestra performed at their very best. We bought our tickets on the day the general sale opened, and was...More

Thank Gunnar G
Reviewed 24 April 2017

All of the events we have attended at this Nice Opera have been great. Earlier this season we attended a ballet, which was awesome. We found this Sunday concert series on the Opera website and were pleasantly surprised that tickets were only 8 euro. The...More

Thank wetravellight11
Reviewed 27 March 2017

opera de Nice is a great place. Very beautiful building. Excellent ballet, choir and orchestra. Performances of high quality

Thank angela062017
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Treated to Carmen at the Opera in Nice. Wonderful performance, but sadly could not stay for the second part because the seating was unbelievably uncomfortable. Probably the worst I have ever experienced. Possibly ok for a short legged teenager, but not for a retired, medium...More

1  Thank jennifer c
Reviewed 16 March 2017

I somehow came across the information for the Sunday matinee for families so I made sure to take my two children (ages 3 and 7) when we visited Nice last week. This was such a treat. The building is absolutely stunning and the kids loved...More

Thank CTS80
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Literally! The building is beautiful but old and badly needs air-conditioning (among other modern fixtures) You start to realize why ladies kept fans and dressed lightly in good old times, it's so stuffy that you can only hope to survive through three, let alone four...More

Thank MuscoviteVT
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Damien C
8 May 2017|
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Response from PMacOtt | Reviewed this property |
Casual chic is fine although there were men in suits and women very formally dressed. I wore black trousers and a nice black top with a fancy scarf I could use for warmth or as an accessary.
8 April 2017|
Response from angela062017 | Reviewed this property |
No, it's not necessary. Casual dress is OK