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Chez Nino

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6 rue du Griffon, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
+33 4 42 57 89 63
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Been there many times since August 2015 and it never failed to disappoint. Pasta from 12€-17€, lots of choice, very good desserts and pizza. Service is usually quite fast and staff is very nice. Everything is homemade including the bread.

Thank Eva B
Aix-en-Provence, France
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39 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2016

Chez Nino is one of the only places in Aix where you can have great food for a good price (approx. 15€ for a large main dish, 8€ for dessert). The place is a unique, cozy, friendly little restaurant. The staff speaks a variety of languages but you will hear that they are real Italians. Chez Nino is one of... More 

Thank Rebecca S
West Chester, Ohio, United States
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59 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015

Enjoyed people watching and some good food. Nice stop on a drive between Nice and Arles. The farmers' market goes on in the median strip so you have lot of entertainment.

Thank KRieserMemorableJour
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

What a find! If your walk around Aix you will see a ton of Italian restaurants and never see this one. This place is not on a square, on the street or in a courtyard. It is off of the mainstreet, in the lower level of a building but oh was it amazing!!! Food was so flavorful and so authentic... More 

Thank Brad D
Split-Dalmatia County, Croatia
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527 reviews
364 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 231 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2013

A friend of me advice me to go for lunch there Nice surprise, good food and excellent service The menu is not large but what they offer is very good The deserts are fantastic specially the tiramisu.....a must

Thank Greg L
Vancouver, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2013

A good friend who is Aixois recommended Chez Nino and we weren't disappointed, great food, nice wines and such a great quaint small street to eat on ! Tres bien fait !

1 Thank Elakashack
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38 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2013 via mobile

What could have been a delicious salad was ruined by an exceptionally strong vinegrette. A risotto with parmesan was again ruined by too much of the cheese, it is very salty, thus destroying the red wine and delicate flavour of the rissoto. We ordered Chianti Classico but were told there was non available but were offered Chianti Reserve for the... More 

Thank michaelandpat
London, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2013

A very intimate, traditional italian meal. Served by Nino himself - what an utter charmer and delight. We loved every morsel of it. Octopus salad was yummy. Tomato prosciutto spinach salad with gorgonzola dressing to die for. Love this place. A MUST DO

Thank AshleyGlade
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2012 via mobile

I'm a regular and the boss is great but a young guy has recently joined and replaces him some nights, with little tact.

3 Thank CarolineProvence
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2012

Great little ristorante away from the crowds of AIX, and menu looks good Service : was very good and the owner was most charming and ever so friendly and generous. Food : have to say that it was disappointing as I was hoping for more Mama's cooking but instead it was slightly sloppy. It was just cooked, no passion and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 rue du Griffon, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Aix-en-Provence
  • Phone Number: +33 4 42 57 89 63

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?