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Le Petit Gourmand

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$$ - $$$
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37 rue Vieux Sextier, 84000, Avignon, France
+33 4 88 07 84 94
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Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
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San Diego, California
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While living in Avignon I ate hear a few times. What I liked is that the food reminded me of what I might have eaten at home had I grown up in the south of France. The restaurant is attached to a boulangerie where you can also get some very good bread. Everything is reasonably priced and a good value.

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Thank Penny C
London, United Kingdom
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43 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

This place pretends to have a set menu for lunch but the bill came to far more and their excuse was unfathomable.....far more than i would have paid for anything they provided....watch out !

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Monsieur,vous êtes venu dans mon établissement hier midi ,effectivement il y avait une formule à 17 EUROS : spécialité SECCA... More 

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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

The cuisine was very fine but with a limited selection. We were the only customers and actually felt sorry for the hard working people who ran the place. If you don't need lots of choice, this could be the place for you.

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San Diego, California
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for good home style French meal this is a good option. Reasonably priced, nice staff.

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Thank Penny C
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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3,181 reviews
1,628 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 604 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Delicious restaurant with a nice courtyard, nice modern decor, a trendy place in Avignon, for a really excellent dinner, french and european cuisine, fresh products, and excellent wine of the region ; restaurant to recommend.

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Brussels, Belgium
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

A really nice place to have dinner. Lovely interior, fine service, excellent food. A good choice of wine. And not expensive at all.

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Nice outdoor patio. It got a little chilly in the evening so staff brought out blankets for our group which was a nice touch. The food was very good although a very limited menu.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

The food and service was excellent for dinner - glad we rejected the tour recommended place - menu as usual. We stumbled on this place on our way back towards the main road. The outdoor eating area was quiet, clean and bright with good looking people walking by. We were looking for something unique and good. The thinly sliced squash... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We ate there last night and what a great experience. Very well looked after by Gwendoline. Small menu but every thing very fresh and local. You could see all the dishes being prepared. Speciality is local dried beef which was delicious and the plate of desserts was wonderful. We enjoyed the meal very much as it was so good to... More 

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Kalkanli, Northern Cyprus
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This was the best restaurant experience we had during our shorth stay in France and this was due to the excellent, friendly service and attitude by the restaurant staff - something we haven't experienced in many other restaurants. In addition to the excellent service, meals, desert and wine we had were all excellent. There are not many options in the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$13 - US$26
Cuisine
French, Delicatessen
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 rue Vieux Sextier, 84000, Avignon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Vaucluse  >  Avignon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 88 07 84 94
Description
"Le Petit Gourmand" is a typical french food small restaurant providing home made meals cooked by the Chef close to you as if you were at home. 16 seats inside and double possible outside during the beautiful season (outside terrace here may be used more than 6 months per year from Easter).We have a special meal called "Secca d'Entrevaux" (thin slices of dried beef with pesto, potatoe in a owen, hot melted cheese and mesclun). Other "must": fresh pastas with truffle, or fresh raviolis with foie gras inside and a few desserts that you may find all in our "Café Gourmand".The rest of the dishes are proposed according to the season.

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