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17 T rue de la Fontaine, 06560 Valbonne, France
+33 4 93 12 00 06
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11:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 22:30
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Stamford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this place. The servers are very welcoming and really look after their clients. Yes, it is focused on the holiday makers from May-September, but it is lively and has a great atmoshere all year round. The square is picturesque and super accomodating for children to run and play. They have the same staff all year with a very... More 

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Thank Roger D
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We where apparently not welcome (father and 2 boys) as we didn't speak French (we do know the basics), the people around was served waiter ignored us - I was asked to go find the menu myself... We left and went across the square and had a nice evening

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1 Thank Rasmus S
Hong Kong
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189 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great menu with food quickly and efficiently served and attentive service. Was pleased to see old favourites such as the Salad Exotique and Moules Farci

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Thank StevieHK
Devo
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

4 people for dinner, 2 of us ordered a salad and it was vile! The chicken was undercooked and slimey, basically all leaves and two chunks of cheese. We both left 90% of it! Another ordered veal and it was hard and rubbery, we received just one good meal out of 4. We told the waitress and she apologised but... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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46 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The place is located right on the main square and always is full. We had pizza and deserts. It was a great choice as pizzas were cooked proper way, on nice tasty thin bread. Deserts were ok. Very friendly service.

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Thank JuliaShch00
Ascot, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate in this place several times and sometimes just had a few afternoon drinks. It has potential to be very good but instead is average at best and the consistently poor service by the waiting staff is truly disappointing. Frequently short changed too so check that when you leave. There are many better places to eat just a block... More 

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1 Thank Patrick O
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017

We've eaten here a number of times over the years of living here, each time we think it can't be that bad as so many people go here. But alas it is that bad. The last straw was Saturday evening, cold food that when heated it came back cremated. Not only that, it had no taste whatsoever, so I gave... More 

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1 Thank Tim S
London UK
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27 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Always a great place to go after visiting the famous Valbonne market its speciality is thin crust pizzas excellent and great salads too! Very very busy place you may need to wait but no so bad in March!

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Thank kymashdown
Oslo, Norway
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here off season and was pleasantly surprised. We were three grown up, one child and a baby in a stroller but they found a place for us without hassle and the service was without fault. Food was good and served quickly. The restaurant seemed full with several other children. We will come back.

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Thank Macewe
The Villages, Florida
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

This is a popular restaurant, serving 300 customers at least per meal, in top season. No menu, only "à la carte". Hence, not really cheap. Good food, quickly prepared and served once you manage to catch one of the waiters attention. (Re. crowd). Nice and big "terrasse" on the typically Provençal Valbonne historical square. Due to the big numbers of... More 

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Thank Maria V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:30
Monday
11:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
11:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 T rue de la Fontaine, 06560 Valbonne, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Valbonne
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 12 00 06

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?