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La Cave Forville

#143 of 646 Restaurants in Cannes
Certificate of Excellence
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3 rue du Marche Forville, 06400 Cannes, France
Sun 08:00 - 16:00
Tue - Sat 08:00 - 22:00
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an incredible experience! The view down into the cavern and then back up to the top when you reach the bottom is spectacular! We chose to walk down and up the 550 steps.....but you can take an elevator. The walk through the cavern to reach the boat ride through the cave is very interesting,so is the boat ride. The... More 

Thank Denise T
1 review
Reviewed 23 November 2016

We first went to Le Cave after a bit of shopping at the market and return each time we come to Cannes. The menu is great and varies, although we tend to stick to charcuterie or grilled moules. The owner is very friendly and his little schnauzer, Jikka, welcomes one and all with a friendly bark. If you visit Marche... More 

Thank Dave R
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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Nice place at the market...just stop by but not really something special....the market ( mondays flea market) was very nice not that crowded

Thank Thearchitectbln
Melbourne, Australia
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118 reviews
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Reviewed 21 November 2015

We chose this place on Tripadvisor during our stopover in Cannes. What a great decision! We absolutely loved this little gem. My wife was craving oysters and La Cave Forville lived up to its high rating for its fresh seafood. It was also fun to watch our oysters being shucked right behind us. Our waiter crew were extremely friendly and... More 

Thank SunnyMirch
Brentwood, England, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

We loved our lunch here. Clearly a locals-hang-out, the wine we were recommended was a hit and the charcuterie platter was perfect. Planning to go back for the oysters soon!

Thank PaperArtsy
Vienna, Virginia
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Reviewed 18 August 2015

Awesome place off the beaten path to duck into for an outstanding lunch at a fraction of the price of the well knowns in town.

Thank Peter H
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

The fresh seafood is superb and watching your oysters being shucked is a delight. The waiter was so helpful as the French Menue does need a guide for the non French speaking customer. A fabulous find in such a touristy town.....simple, fresh and stylish.

Thank Margaret B
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Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

One of our favorites off the beaten track in Cannes, next to the Forville market and close to the Forville-Suquet parking. A great little modern wine bar to taste superb local wines accompanied by tapas (home made fois gras, pata negra...) and oysters. Super friendly service and free wifi and space to run around for the kids! Reasonably priced for... More 

Thank Freek v
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Reviewed 1 July 2015

A great location, inviting service, food was stellar and wine is exquisite. The charcuterie and foie gras is still making my mouth water. The Sommelier, Vincent had recommendations and knowledge that heightened our experience. He was amazing. An excellent place to order a charcuterie, some cheeses, fresh oysters and sit back and sip some wine. We went on our last... More 

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 June 2015 via mobile

Popped in on way back to studio after a day out. Champagne and Oysters were fantastic. A really well stocked wine bar. A must if you are in the area.

Thank Kevin D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
French, Mediterranean, Wine Bar, Seafood, International, Spanish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 rue du Marche Forville, 06400 Cannes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Cannes
  • Phone Number: 330493996098
phone: 04 93 39 45 09

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