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Description: Only opened in June this year, a fab spot, beautiful village, great food...
Only opened in June this year, a fab spot, beautiful village, great food, need to make a reservation 0613723645. Chef English and well travelled. Don'tmiss out we went twice during our weeks stay.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Brilliant food with a fresh twist

The chef here used to work on superyachts, so always comes up with something different like Pear and Roquefort pudding mmmm. Food is always exquisitely prepared and presented. Highly recommended if you're in the area.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 5, 2013
Macduff83
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Nice, France
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English first
Nice, France
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77 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2013

The chef here used to work on superyachts, so always comes up with something different like Pear and Roquefort pudding mmmm. Food is always exquisitely prepared and presented. Highly recommended if you're in the area.

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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2012

Will certainly return, really enjoyed our evening.

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Paris, France
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2012

If Abacus easily took larger groups, I would give 5 stars. But, if you want to share a lovely time with 2-6 people it's ideal. Then I give Danny & Abacus 5 stars for sure! Ambience is lovely. Even eating al fresco in Callian works so well - and inside it's lovely. Service is attentive and very friendly. Pricing is... More 

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Callian
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2012

Not overly impressed. They try and complicate the dishes more than they can handle. I rate the food as good home cooking. Good attempt wit asian touch but to bland in taste, not spicy enough. Nice atmosphere and very friendly staff. Definately a complement to excisiting restaurant choises.

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London
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2011

We've lived here for nearly three years and tried Abacus for the first time last night with friends. I have to say it was one of the best meals we've had since moving to France. The restaurant is small and cosy with a lovely atmosphere. The presentation of the food was particularly stunning with unusual touches such as the flower... More 

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Callian
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2011

I have visited Abacus on a few occasions, during the summer and also this autumn. The food is excellent, eating al fresco was wonderful. Last time we ate inside the restaurant and the atmosphere was warm and inviting. Highly recommended any time of year for quality food which is different to what is generally on offer at other local establishments.... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2011

Right in the heart of the village, restaurant ABACUS has a very original / international cuisine that appeals to all. Menu changes approximately every 3 to 4 weeks. Food and atmosphere was wonderful, service was amazing. Good value for money. Would definitely reccommend it!

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Hong Kong
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2011

We really enjoyed the starters and the vegetarian fettucine and the atmosphere was lovely. Good service too. Fri, Sat and Sunday evenings are recommended as the main square is closed for traffic.

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Split, Croatia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2011

Great food, lovley setting and friendly staff. English chef owner, well travelled and this shows in his menu. Ate there twice durning our visit. Strongly recomended.

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Address: | village, Callian, France
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Var  >  Callian
Cuisine: European

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  • Address: | village, Callian, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Var  >  Callian

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  • Cuisine: European

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Only opened in June this year, a fab spot, beautiful village, great food, need to make a reservation 0613723645. Chef English and well travelled. Don'tmiss out we went twice during our weeks stay.

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