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Opera Cafe

24 Place de l'Horloge, 84000, Avignon, France
+33 4 90 86 17 43
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good42%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
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European, French, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
24 Place de l'Horloge, 84000, Avignon, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Place de L'Horloge has a number of restaurants but, as vegetarians, not all were suitable for us. However this one did have a good choice, and we had a very nice meal. The service left a little to be desired, as the waiter seemed...More

Thank ColinBern
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We sat outside in the lovely Place l'Horloge a couple of times and sat inside for a meal one evening. The food was good - there was plenty of it and it was well cooked. All four of us were happy with our meals, and...More

Thank Micky1008
Reviewed 6 October 2017

One of many cafes on the Place de l'Horloge, this exceeded our expections. Service rocky at the start, but the server went off duty and was replaced by another, who was fine.

Thank PhilfromTheVillages
Reviewed 17 September 2017

We wanted to have s.th to drink during our visit of Avignon and yes, this area is full with tourists. But we wanted to have a coffee, so what can go wrong. Well, Opera Café managed to bring the coffee where some part could be...More

Thank MarkPatt81827
Reviewed 17 September 2017

On a rainy Saturday in Avignon we opted for the Opera for lunch. Very friendly rexception, attractive meny and a table for 2 by the window. Moules marinieres and frites perfect, and so was the omelette with fries. The restaurant is a bit in need...More

Thank GiroNorway
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Our waitress understood 'sans gluten' and made suggestions as to what was suitable. We chose Greek salad and a calvados sorbet as the GF option.

Thank Butlerz
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Standard tourist trap restaurant. Seated quickly & drinks were ordered. However things quickly went downhill, service was incredibly slow & we watched several tables complain. Had we not witnessed the poor waitress who was doing her best getting upset then we probably would have complained...More

Thank Jenni_andy
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

This place is a great spot and serves food all day - unlike a lot of places in Provence. Julie was an excellent host and found time for a bit of banter even though she was dealing with an early dinner rush of tables. A...More

Thank Alex W
Reviewed 15 July 2017

When you wish to experience a little of Italy in France, this is the cafe to go to. Although, I found the risotto pasty, they had one salad on offer (which cannot be ordered as an entre, only a meal) which was divine. Order a...More

Thank Jeevanderlust
Reviewed 27 June 2017

It is one of the nicer restaurants in the plaza. The staff were very friendly and welcoming to all nationalities. We went 4 times in the week we were in Avignon. The wine choices are good as is the beer, very cold on hot day....More

Thank Monika S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 Place de l'Horloge, 84000, Avignon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Vaucluse  >  Avignon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 90 86 17 43
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