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L'Alcove

19 rue Constantin, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
+33 4 42 96 47 29
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
French, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
19 rue Constantin, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
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Reviewed 29 June 2012

Our best meal in Aix at a very reasonable price for quality food. We have had a couple of ordinary meals in other restaurants in the heart of the old town. This is only about five minutes walk from the Cours Mirabeau but off the...More

Thank gollyoz
Reviewed 28 June 2012

Incredible meal - try the beets with mustard ice cream

Thank DeLapaConsulting
Reviewed 19 June 2012

The menu was appealing and we weren't disappointed with our choices. Each dish had nice flavors and good portions, some originality without being extravagant, we liked it a lot. Tip : get a map before going there, Aix's streets can turn into a maze pretty...More

3  Thank Onantibiotics
Reviewed 15 April 2012

Great service, excellent food (starter of grilled vegetables with goat's cheese, main of fish in a wonderful basil curry sauce and a cheesecake to die for to end off!) and quiet setting. Quality food, at reasonable prices - for two (2 starters, 2 mains, 1...More

1  Thank SarahParis
Reviewed 8 March 2012

Tried this resto based on previous reviews. Menu is limited, yet there were several options for us to choose from. Each dish was original and well presented.We were very pleased with all of our choices and the waiter/owner recommended a wonderful well priced wine. We...More

1  Thank Suzybvmt
Reviewed 25 February 2012

This restaurant is tucked away on a side street and not easy to find, however it is really worth seeking out. We had a delicious lunch with good local wine at a very reasonable price and the service was swift and unobtrusive. The subterranean dining...More

1  Thank AntoniaPC
Reviewed 12 February 2012

Wonderful meal arrived around 7:30 without a reservation The waiter/owner had been to Montreal where we live in the past and was very friendly.. The meal was three course and cost us 37 euros each. We paid for a bottle of rose, two pastis and...More

4  Thank devon2325
Reviewed 8 January 2012

We were in 3 friends, the menu for dinner is 27euro for entre and plat or plat and dessert. Everything was simply perfect, we tried foie gras (best one in lifetime), agneau (same) and banana caramelised. With wine and coffee we spent 37 euro each,...More

3  Thank pescantini
Reviewed 5 October 2011

Lunch time special was very good value and quite special meal (19 euro). Got starter goat cheese with salad or roasted eggplant with balsamic vinegar and herb dressing, rost duck breast filet with sweet potato mash and asparagus, followed by tiramissu desert. Very satisfying meal...More

3  Thank Basiakalamunda
Reviewed 22 September 2011

The restaurant is a few streets east from Hotel de ville and it's off the main street. When we arrived at the restaurant we were greeted by the waiter at the door. He then took time and explained the whole menu in English before he...More

3  Thank Sydfoodlover
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 41
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 13:45
19:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 13:45
19:30 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 13:45
19:30 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 13:45
19:30 - 21:30
Saturday
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
Description
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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