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Restaurant La Fontaine

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10 Montee de la Castre, 06570 St-Paul-de-Vence, France
+33 4 93 32 58 01
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10:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 23:00
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Rossendale, United Kingdom
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149 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for glass of wine, coffee and cake. The restaurant is located above the fountain in the centre of the rampart. Cake coffee and wine were delicious but expensive!

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Thank Nigtay62
Richmond, Virginia
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We both ordered the ravioli with pesto. It was the best we've had. Perfect balsamic reduction with shaved parmesan. The house wine (blanc) was excellent. Service was good - not rushed but timely. It was mid-afternoon on a Saturday so it was not crowded. Several tables came after us so it became busier. Highly recommend!

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Thank Charlotte E
Knutsford, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We returned again for lunch on our annual family holiday as last years experience was so fabulous. Our party of five had main courses only and two deserts. The chicken and potato gratin was superb, my husband had the King of St Paul De Vence burger which had everything on it including frois grois. The children are salmon and home... More 

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Thank kamul
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

Fantastic little restaurant. The food was excellent. Plan on spending some time there as it is NOT a quick in and out dining experience. In addition to the ravioli PLEASE try the fries. They are amazing. Enjoy!

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Thank Blaine R
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Thank you for the most delicious lunch! Fantastic staff, service and food... very family friendly, the Camembert is to die for! We'll be back 😃

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Thank Hannah E
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

In all fairness it was busy in town as it was Bastille weekend. Waited a bit for a table and once seated was rushed to order. I was given a menu while I was waiting to review and did not see it again once seated. Only remembered filet mignon so ... I ordered that, med rare. When it arrived it... More 

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Thank Chris L
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

The food was delicious (worth 5) but our evening was marred by the waiters' erratic service and manners (I'll be generous and give them 3). For a pleasant evening given the choice Le Tilleul is a no-brainer.

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Thank Alantaylorartist
Sydney, Australia
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174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

Great terrace dining area and most friendly Engkish speaking staff. A little expensive however a wonderful French local experience !! For starters I had a said dish - delightful. Paul had the zcgef's degustation. Serve in pyramid form. Three dishes on top of each other. The squid, smoked salmon and a carrot soup. Great success ! For mains Paul had... More 

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Thank Trevor H
Concord, California
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

We were referred by our hotel and it was a great recommendation. The food was delicious! We would have liked to sit outside on the terrace but unfortunately it was a bit chilly that evening. The dining room inside was very nice though.

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Thank Disey32243
Louisville, Kentucky
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49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

Great place for lunch or to just grab a beer or glass of wine. Beware though, in typical French fashion, service can be hit or miss...pretentious and of course arrogant and not receptive. Experienced both in a two day span and was surprised both times? Besides that, food was good....suggest beef tartare or burger or salad. Lunch ends by 2:30-3:00... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Montee de la Castre, 06570 St-Paul-de-Vence, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  St-Paul-de-Vence
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 32 58 01

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?