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La Cantinetta

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24 cours Julien, 13006 Marseille, France
+33 4 91 48 10 48
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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85 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A happy accident as we stumbled upon this after the original restaurant we were going to was actually closed. We were looking for some brilliant Italian food and we certainly found it here. It probably ended up being better than our original location had it been open. The staff, food and service are all amazing and it was a really... More 

Thank Nacca91
Delft, The Netherlands
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

The best place in Marseille, we had a wonderful time, great food and great ambiance, can't recommend enough!

Thank Suiker12
Houston, Texas
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3 reviews
Reviewed 22 March 2017

A very authentic Italian restaurant on the outskirts of Cours - Julien (Marseille city center). There are opportunities for both lunch and dinner. They have a nice backyard if you want to sit outside in the sun (afternoon). Not all the waiters speaks English. I was recommended a lovely pasta dish with tomato meat sauce. Lovely food - it felt... More 

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London, UK
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105 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

My host recommended this restaurant so I was keen to try this out. The inside was full so I was told to go into the garden which was large and took advantage of the mild weather. The menu was on blackboards casually leaned against tables and chairs and led an informal dining atmosphere. Waiters were busy but accommodating. I ate... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017

Great Italian food! I had dinner here and liked it so much I came back the next day for lunch. They have a beautiful garden which you can eat it as well. Everything was super fresh and delicious. Friendly staff!

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Amboise, France
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178 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

A friend had booked us in to La Cantinetta for an early dinner and we were very grateful. Arriving early on a freezing January evening, there was no problem about being seated and within 15 minutes the restaurant was virtually full and buzzing with happy diners. The menu, on a board, is augmented with many specials, testing the memories of... More 

Thank Peter V
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Great food, we ate pasta and really enjoyed the place we sited outside - its very romantic and beautiful.

Thank ortal14
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

A little bit of something for everyone! The food is great... pasta is home made, sea food is fresh! The meat is good quality! My favorite is the dessert part... the BEST is the chocolate cake... it just melts before you can chew it! :) Would also recommend the escalope( veal).

Thank BeekaysTravels
Marseille, France
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2016

I was hesitant to go at first because I am tired of Italian food having eaten it so much, but now it is one of the places we go to in Marseille regularly. I don't know their whole menu because we usually share Burrata as an appetizer and then get the slow cooked meat for the main meal (carne del... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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86 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

I have been to this restaurant with a large group of friends. We all like the food, ordered a variety of dishes. Regualar portions, a bit pricey. Good options if you are vegetarian as they make risotto with vegetable stock and their panna cotta doe not contain gelatine but agar agar. They serve a nice burrata and, if you ask,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$155
Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 cours Julien, 13006 Marseille, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Marseille>  > Préfecture
  • Neighbourhood: Préfecture
  • Phone Number: +33 4 91 48 10 48

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