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Le Dauphin Nicois

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31 boulevard de la Madeleine, 06000 Nice, France
+33 4 93 97 02 22
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12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 21:30
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
Fri - Sat 19:30 - 21:30
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Copenhagen
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59 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

Good decent homemade food, not super cheap, but absolutely reasonable. Hostess made us feel very much at home event though we were clearly the only tourists in the place. Can absolutely recommend it.

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Thank Liquigas
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

We visited here on our first night in Nice. It was a very small intimate restaurant, with a few locals in. The food was amazing, I had the beef strips and my boyfriend had the risotto. Both were great. For dessert we had two of the cafe gourmand, which is a coffee with 3 small desserts. We loved them all!... More 

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Thank ljbrown89
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2012

Very good restaurant with cozy atmosphere and excellent meal! Their local vine is fantastic, really recommend!

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1 Thank Ludmilka_ola
Nice, France
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2012

We started with anchovy paste and vegatables, and foie gras salad, next had olive ravioli, then stake tartar and duck breast in truffle sauce....delicious. Then 3 small sumptuous deserts and coffee. We arrived at 7:30pm as the first customers, then the place filled up. The service was great, with some English spoken. Overall excellent experiance. It's a little off the... More 

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Thank Phil J
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2012

Great little family run restaurant. I'd highly recommend the salad with foie gras. The price was very reasonable for the food we had. A four course dinner for a party of four along with a bottle of house wine came to €128. Try it for yourself!!

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2 Thank Pastel8
Nice, France
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2012

Out of the way, 5 mins walk off the promenade des anglais. We had lunch for 3 people. Husband and wife run the restaurant, she is front of house, husband cooks. A little bit of english spoken (very little) We had a chicken liver salad, gnocchi with roquefort sauce and beef fillet with truffle sauce. All meals were superb. The... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2012

This is the third time we have eaten in this restaurant in the last 2 years on separate visits to Nice. My wife's cousin lives just a little further up the road and he hadn't heard of it. We just stumbled on it one night as there was nothing else open.....but it's a little hidden gem !!! You wouldn't think... More 

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2011

Slightly off the beaten (tourist) track, this family run restaurant is well worth seeking out. We thought that the food was full of flavour and represented excellent value for money. Unpretentious decor belies the fact the chef is on top of his game producing food prepared with a delicate touch. Most importantly the ingredients are fresh, and the service is... More 

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2 Thank gabrelle
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2011

We were there for dinner yesterday. The food was delicious (and freshly made), the service very attentive. Great value for money (especially the 4-course "menu du chef" for €28). Location: certainly "off the beaten track" in Lonely Planet's terms - great. Anytime again. The high ranking is well-deserved.

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2 Thank andreasled
Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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49 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 June 2011

Good little place well away from Nice's endless tourist trap restaurants. There was no filet steak left on the night we went (tuesday), but apart from that we enjoyed our meal here. I rated Le Dauphin Nicois 'average' only because tripadvisor still doesn't have a 'good' rating...and there's a huge difference between 'average' and 'very good'. Would probably go back...... 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$10 - US$30
Cuisine
Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 21:30
Saturday
19:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 boulevard de la Madeleine, 06000 Nice, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Nice
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 97 02 22

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