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19 rue Constantin, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
+33 4 42 96 47 29
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“magret” (2 reviews)
“cod” (4 reviews)
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French, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
19 rue Constantin, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They were the only place to mislay my advance reservation, but the friendly, pleasant and efficient waitress did let us in. The meal was okay, well cooked etc although simple.There was an error on the bill which was quickly corrected with apologies. WE just left...More

Thank eurotrippers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don't like to repeat other reviews but I wanted to add a recent review if this nice restaurant where my wife and I enjoyed an excellent dinner. There is a set meal with three courses for 35 euros and each course was well cooked...More

Thank gerry2412
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Dined alone here ona recent trip to Aix. Staff were friendly, bilingual and very attentive. Food and wine were great. I'm going to bring the family back here for sure

Thank TJ178
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Quiet, friendly with good food and service at a reasonable price. Due to problems with another reservation ended up at the L'Alcove at last minute. Unusually welcoming considering it was almost 2.00. So glad we ended up there. I'll be back!

Thank Mary K
Reviewed 12 January 2017

So we rocked up just after new years... the locals obviously not out. Limited menu.... as you would expect in France with a good chef. Didn't super impress us..... we know good food when we get it.....but pretty good.....

Thank An0nym0use
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We were recommended this place by our concierge and we were not disappointed. Admittedly we were the only people there at the time so the service was wonderful. We had the 3 course set menu and a bottle of wine for a total of 110...More

Thank Noel W
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We elected to celebrate Thanksgiving hear and it did not disappoint. The artichoke appetizer was lovely, but I wish I had chosen the cauliflower soup that my daughter had. The white fish main course was great as was the beef bourguignon. Delicious! We were the...More

Thank Janice S
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Went for lunch with my wife and friends. I had the fish and my wife had the beef bourgeois. Both were excellent. Sat outside, and there were the occasional smells that wafted by...but that's the only negative, inside is nice.

Thank Bret C
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We had a superb meal at L'alcove on our recent trip to Aix. Although we had not reserved we managed to get a table for two outside in the lovely, quiet cobbled street. I'm a vegetarian which is always a bit tricky in France, but...More

Thank Grimfango
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Nice and friendly service. Great food (the magret was delicious) and wine. Good price. Highly recommend it. Our best meal in Aix-en-Provence.

Thank Lula M
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Susan S
12 April 2015|
Response from GregandWinnie | Reviewed this property |
We have eaten here and the 2 guys who own / run it both speak very good English. You should not have a problem.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 41
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:45
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:45
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:45
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:45
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:45
19:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 rue Constantin, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Aix-en-Provence
  • Phone Number: +33 4 42 96 47 29
L'Alcôve is situated just a step from the law court of Aix en Provence in the street Constantin perpendicular of the street Mignet,possesses a welcoming terrace with a view of the church Sainte-Catherine. In a smart and relaxed frame both managers invite you to discover a French quality cuisine. Having made their weapons in France and abroad They decided to settle down in Aix. In an arched room of the 18th century with a contemporary decoration Olivier Ros, Head chef proposes you a sophisticated menu which changes as the seasons go by. While Pierre Chatelain, head waiter, will recommend you wines selected to sublimate the proposed dishes.
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