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2 rue de Suisse | Angle Jean-Medecin, 06000 Nice, France
+33 4 93 82 24 72
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12:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Celbridge, Ireland
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We had a great set menu taster for three, food was fresh and tasty we really missed out on not being in the main restaurant, should have booked, as there was a great Lebanese singer and with lots of customer participation and a really good belly dancer to end the nights entertainment.

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Thank CiaranDesmond
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

The food costs waaaaay more than it atually deserves. If you do the math, the 20euro plate doesn't actually cost 3euros in reality. The food quality is "meeh".

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Thank Ahmad B
Milan, Italy
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213 reviews
192 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 740 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

The restaurant is located in the center of Nice, nearby Notre Dame church along the pedestrianized road Jean Medecin. A very crowded and tourist area that would normally discourage gastronomic escapes. The restaurant indeed has a very tourist look and a very kitschy interior. Notwithstanding these lacks, the cuisine is definitely good and tasty. Try the moutal (eggplant cream) and... More 

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3 Thank skardanelli
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Singer was irrespecutful with people in the restaurant beside... The singer tried to let everyone stop talking because he wanted to sing. Lebanese night life is about fun and not a school class... Although food was acceptable but only cold Mezza was served... Neither Pizza Lebanese Mezza nor cooked rice... All food was put at once. We did not have... More 

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Thank Bernard S
London, United Kingdom
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130 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

A chance discovery on a rainy day, one I will return to. We went for lunch and had a mixed plate. There was too much to finish, which is unusual for us! Aromatic, perfumey food, this is good Lebanese food. They also have a selection of fresh pastries, the baklava type. Staff were attentive. Near to the main shopping street... More 

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1 Thank Amanda H
Belmont, North Carolina, United States
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

A break from French food. This restaurant also offers a wide variety of vegetarian items. Food tasty and well prepared and staff very friendly. For a change, try a Lebanese wine.

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1 Thank Herkab
Dublin, Ireland
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108 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

We were looking for a halal option in Nice, there wasn't much places. La Socrates looked like a nice place. The food was fine but overpriced.

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Thank TheDubliner_Girl
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

My girlfriend and me went to Le Socrates on sunday, we wanted to order a nice bottle of wine plus the biggest menu and share it, with the option to have somethings else later, but the waiters told us that it was not possible, because we need to order at least other two other starter... we were upset so we... More 

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Thank GI F
Toronto, Canada
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Hubs and I stopped here after flying into Nice from Rome. We stopped into our apartment to drop our bags and we were really hungry. Not knowing the area we found ourselves here, it looked okay and we were hungry so we stopped in. Food was good, it felt overpriced to me. Perhaps it was the area? Lots of places... More 

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Thank leeiab44
Berlin, Germany
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

I tried the Mezzes and they were really good and fresh: Hoummus, Eggplant, Tabouleh... For the main course I had Kafta. It was okay. The meat wasn't that good. It was too much grilled. So it was black. And it was too much lamb in it. But okay... The service was good and friendly.

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1 Thank Ilhammerberlin

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Cuisine
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 rue de Suisse | Angle Jean-Medecin, 06000 Nice, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Nice
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 82 24 72

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