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4 Place de la Republique, 06230 Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
+33 6 50 75 95 53
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful French regional traditional cuisine in addition to Pizzas, pasta and friendly accomodating host and staff

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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45 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We're scouring the French/Italian Riviera for a month. We did Villefranche-sur-mer today. It is late October and a lot restaurants are closed. Cote Jardin caught our eye because they offered a prix fixe menu for 18 euros that included appetizer, main and dessert. That's more than you usually get for the lunch menu. We tried the warm goat cheese salad... More 

Thank mpalbuquerque
London, United Kingdom
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81 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

The restaurant warns: if you are in a hurry go somewhere else. And in a hurry you do not want to be to be able to enjoy the atmosphere (the tables are placed a round a huge pine tree), and the quality of the food. Gilles, the owner is friendly, and the staff efficient, despite the warning. The best surprise... More 

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Heinola, Finland
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45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Only 2 men were serving people in this large place. The other one was actually running and carrying plates so effectively that it was too much for us lazy visitors... Poor boy, let's hope that he earns well... Our sardines were grilled too much and they were too dry.

Thank Ollikka
Dublin, Ireland
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29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

Had a good experience here one night as a group and returned a couple of nights later. The second night's experience was even better than the first with really good food (mixed grilled fish recommended!!) served well by the very good humoured waiter. The atmosphere was relaxed and it was a great overall experience at a reasonable price with decent... More 

Thank GeoffDub
Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

We stayed in Villefranche Sur Mer for 14 nights, and explored really great restaurants. Every time we walked by this restaurant, it was packed so we knew we had to try it! It was hands down the best pasta we've ever had!! Absolutely amazing. The staff was extremely nice, and Sam, our waiter was the best!! We would come back... More 

Thank kbrecknock12
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We have stayed in Villefranche for 3 nights, and each trip into the town we have passed this restaurant and it's been very busy.. Our last night , a Friday, we decided to go there for our final meal. It was very busy, which we found strange as it had been the other evenings we had passed here, so we... More 

Thank TaMurf
Bourne End, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

We ate at this restaurant twice whilst staying in Villefranche-sur-Mer. It can get very busy, so it is advisable to pre-book a table. They have an a la carte menu with a variety of interesting meat and fish dishes. Also, they have an 18 euro, 3 course fixed menu which changed on both the occasions we were there. It included... More 

Thank Claire R
Perth, Australia
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely dinner here and very friendly service. We had mussels and pepper steak and both were delicious and generous. Will be back on our next visit.

Thank Sasha i
st jean cap ferrat
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55 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

One street behind the main busy and noisy restaurants, this place is delightful and the food delicious. Service is personalized, atmosphere nice and romantic. Not recommended with children.

Thank tarek31

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
French, Mediterranean, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Place de la Republique, 06230 Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Villefranche-sur-Mer
  • Phone Number: +33 6 50 75 95 53

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