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Alexandre

2 rue Xavier Tronc, 30128 Nimes, France
+33 4 66 70 08 99
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Ranked #1 of 382 Restaurants in Nimes
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $95 - $175
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
New York City, New York
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

I ate at Chez Alexandre (2 couples) in October. It was a memorable experience through and through. One of the finest meals I have ever had. The ambiance is absolutely perfect. We started our lunch with cocktails out doors in their beautiful garden where we were presented with the first of many amuse bouche. After our aperitif we were brought... More 

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Christchurch, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

This is the finest restaurant I have eaten in, tucked away in Nimes. We ate here as a party of four and enjoyed impeccable service and world class food courtesy of Michel Kayser. We will be returning to Nimes simply to eat here again.

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San Diego
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42 reviews 42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

There is discipline and then there is perfection. This restaurant succeeds on every level. The staff is visibly proud and excited to be presenting the chef's creations and in pampering the guests. A magnificent setting outside of Nimes in a lovely home. Beautiful gardens surround the restaurant then you enter and are warmly received by the staff. Chef and owner,... More 

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UK
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33 reviews 33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Michel Kayser at Alexandre continues to impress with superbly prepared food, in his elegant and recently redecorated Garons restaurant. Standards this high are immensely hard to maintain, but the food here remains almost faultless. Notwithstanding a few very minor inconsistencies, the textures and flavours here are superbly judged and executed. We hope that Michel Kayser will continue to follow the... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Extremely delicious food especially the foie gras which melts in your mouth! yum!! staff was extremely friendly and provide a very personal touch!! the restaurant decoration and the garden make the restaurant extremely high class....the owner of this restaurant definitely invested alot in this restaurant!! in addition, the price is very reasonable for a michelin star restaurant...will definitely recommend to... More 

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18 reviews 18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014 via mobile

This restaurant has earned its two Michelin stars and compares favorably with three star restaurants such as De Librije in The Netherlands. The menu we chose had five courses not counting the small yogurt "refresher" in the middle. Each course was perfectly prepared and proportioned. We chose the wine arrangement meaning two glasses of wine. Everything fit together the food,... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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172 reviews 172 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We went with friends who just arrived on Ryanair so anything would have been welcome. Beautiful garden which we were left to look at a little too long before we were asked if we wanted a drink and even longer to see the menu. we settled on a set menu. The food was exceptional, a great picture and wonderful mixes... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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28 reviews 28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

This was our second visit to "Alexandre", we went there seven years ago, the year when Michel Kayser was to earn his second Michelin star. We were curious if things had changed since 2006: They did and they did not. The food might have a little more rafinesse overall and more elegance in presentation, but the style of the restaurant... More 

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London
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

The garden is divine, but the food just magical - elegant and refined, but oddly not pretentious - the combinations of flavours are classic, though expressed in chic modern ways. We really loved our dinner, and it was a perfect, quite relaxed and friendly atmosphere.

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Melbourne
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

Probably best meal we had on recent trip to France. We went with the degustation menu and the first 2 courses in particular - beef tartare and chef's take on bouillabaisse were standouts. Restaurant is set in beautiful gardens

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Additional Information about Alexandre

Address: 2 rue Xavier Tronc, 30128 Nimes, France
Phone Number: +33 4 66 70 08 99
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Languedoc-Roussillon  >  Gard  >  Nimes
Average Prices: USD 95 - 175

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