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Restaurant du Gesu

1 Place du Jesus, 06300 Nice, France
+33 4 93 62 26 46
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good42%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“gnocchi” (17 reviews)
“pizza” (53 reviews)
“beignets” (5 reviews)
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Italian, French, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1 Place du Jesus, 06300 Nice, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took us some time to find it but well worth it. It was very busy on our arrival and we wanted a table outside. Staff were very helpful, advised it would be 20 minuets. for a table outside, so we went inside to have drink...More

Thank Margaret O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant is set in a small square in front of a nice church, so the setting is very picturesque. The food is good, especially the pizzas, but not spectacular. The local rose' wine is good

Thank Marco S
Reviewed 20 May 2017

We ordered two meat based dishes, served with pasta as sider. Decent food and average desserts: to be considered if you pass by.

Thank andrefe
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We had diner and really enjoyed. The traditional food is good, tasty, the portions are huge! Skip the first dish, unless you are a really big eater or you plan to take away! Pasta, eggplants, meat, everything is good, even the house wine. Plus, you...More

1  Thank fanytag13
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

The Gesu is a good reliable Vieux Nice stalwart. The meals are good the starters are excellent. We found that our ravioli mains were good,but far too large. Puddings are excellent.Staff are superb. I Recommend this place.

Thank Mike D
Reviewed 27 April 2017

I found out about this restaurant from a blog. I arrived at 7:15, right after they opened up for dinner, and was a bit spooked as there was only one couple sitting inside. Sat in the covered terrace where the food exceeded my expectations. With...More

Thank robbyg346
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I've been reviewing Gesu for 13 years now. The place, the people & the menu have hardly changed in all that time but it is STILL excellent value for money with good food.

Thank DavidWheater
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This place is popular with locals and tourist. Serves good quality italian/nicean food at moderate prices. Very efficient service, and unbeatable location next to the church. It is best to sit outside. You have to be there at the right time, because it fills up...More

1  Thank OleHenrik2014
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

I thought this place good and would definitely go back. It's at the far (east) end of Nice old town. There is so many restaurants in nice but I have yet to find a really good one at a reasonable price. House wine was 8€...More

Thank TravelJunkie082
Reviewed 25 January 2017

We enjoyed dining here all the more for the wonderful, warm and friendly service. The location is great. The food was wonderful, I had a local stew which my husband had the escalope in gorgonzola sauce which was delicious. Would recommend!

Thank SRBOM502
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 13:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Place du Jesus, 06300 Nice, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Nice>  > Centre
  • Neighbourhood: Centre
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 62 26 46
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