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El Primo

1 Rue Bruyes, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
+33 4 42 29 78 44
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
4 weeks ago
“Perfect finale to our stay in Aix-en-Provence”
12 Aug 2018
“Great find in Aix”
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French, Spanish, Wine Bar, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1 Rue Bruyes, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Although we hadn’t finalized our reservation online, Miguel kindly gave us a spot at the bar. The packed restaurant had a cozy, friendly vibe and the food and wine was a treat! We highly recommend this tapas restau!!

1  Thank clchapman
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

I have been meaning to write this review from my visits to El Primo in June. Four of us had a week in Aix and went to this restaurant twice. The staff were lovely and the food was great. Brilliant atmosphere and thoroughly recommended.

Thank Jean R
Reviewed 20 July 2018 via mobile

El primo is really a hole in the wall kind of Tapas place. The food was great, service was friendly and a nice selection of wines on Tap. Worth a visit

Thank jt05
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We have just returned from a fortnight’s break in Aix and visited El Primo on several occasions, either for a pre meal drink, or to eat The choice of wines was excellent, as was the food and general ambience Most of all, the service was...More

1  Thank PS46
Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

If you are in the mood for tapas while in aix , find this little restaurant in the city center. Great tapas and extensive wine list. Very friendly staff, moderately priced, cozy setting. One of our favorite meals in aix.

2  Thank Mantalope
Reviewed 28 May 2018

So many things are subjective when appraising a wine bar, but know that if you go to El Primo you will receive attentive and professional service in an atmosphere designed to deliver excellent wines to your table in optimal condition. You don't have to love...More

Thank angussmith
Elprimo_Aix, Propriétaire at El Primo, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you for your comment. We are working on a selection of winemakers' champagne in association with Mademoiselle Wine. come back quickly

Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

Wow! Seriously. I love traveling the world and visiting smaller, more intimate restaurants that have a unique charm and delicious food, coupled by friendly staff. El Primo delivered! After visiting Raquefavour Aqueduct 20 mins outside the city during sunset (highly recommend this!), I came into...More

1  Thank Andreas S
Elprimo_Aix, Propriétaire at El Primo, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you for your comment. the chocolate cake is called "le très fondant"

Reviewed 2 April 2018

Fantastic atmosphere and tasty food. Lovely decor and Andréa was attentive to our needs. Great cocktails!

2  Thank Spam450
Reviewed 27 July 2017

The restaurant offers mostly tapas, but there are also burgers. Inside is extremely narrow and insatiable. The tapas were OK except for the veal.

Thank Ogi0
Reviewed 10 June 2015

found this little gem tucked away in a side street in Aix en Provence, France. Food was excellent with a good choice of tapas and an excellent selection of wines and champagne. Staff were friendly and the service prompt and it offered good value for...More

3  Thank Gordon M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$91
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:45 AM - 1:45 PM
6:30 PM - 11:45 PM
11:45 AM - 1:45 PM
6:30 PM - 2:00 AM
11:45 AM - 1:45 PM
6:30 PM - 2:00 AM
11:45 AM - 1:45 PM
6:30 PM - 2:00 AM
11:45 AM - 1:45 PM
6:30 PM - 2:00 AM
11:45 AM - 1:45 PM
6:30 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Rue Bruyes, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Aix-en-Provence
  • Phone Number: +33 4 42 29 78 44
  • E-mail
he restaurant is a small place known by locals. Homemade tapas with quality products. A large selection of wines from the region and the whole of France, but also spirits, beer and cocktail
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