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La Fiancee du Desert

21 Rue Tran, 64000 Pau, France
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Ranked #2 of 199 restaurants in Pau
Dining options: Reservations
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92% Recommend
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

La Fiancee du Desert is an absolute gem. Having tried and failed to turn up for a table a couple of times, I finally remembered to book in advance for lunch this week! Just three of us went for lunch, it was utterly delightful. Hummus, tzaziki, moussaka and a falafel wrap full of DELIGHTFUL ingredients with the perfect hint of... More

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28 reviews 28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2013 via mobile

This little gem was recommended to us by a work colleague, a very good priced, simple menu with the option of a take away makes this a regular lunch stop for us. The food is simple but lovely and the option of different levels of spiceyness means its great for everyone. The real treat is the mint tea, which instead... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

This restaurant is great all around. Being from the middle-east, it is as close as you can get to middle-eastern food in Pau. While some dishes are altered for Western tastes (as it often happens all over the world) it is still very good. You need to make a reservation because it is very busy. The prices are excellent and... More

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