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Lavault

24 Rue Felibre Gaut, Aix-en-Provence, France
04.42.38.57.28
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $21 - $46
Cuisines: Continental
Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Dammam, Saudi Arabia
Top Contributor
113 reviews 113 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I booked this restaurant based on other great Tripadvisor reviews and I wasn't disappointed. The restaurant is a little tricky to find, so we did a 'dry run' earlier in the day to see where it was, rather than be roaming around aimlessly later. We had a table outside, which was great, because it was a beautiful, balmy, Mediterranean evening... More

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Earth, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

We enjoyed our dinner very much. No reservation, came from walking around the old city. The waitress was very attentive with good English. Courses were beautifully presented and served, and very delicious. To be honest everything on the menu looked promising. The atmosphere was very nice, quiet but no museum, with a mix of tourists and locals. The meal was... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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19 reviews 19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Their menu is posted and gives you choices as to the number of courses you want. The dishes are creative and tasty. I enjoyed a started of open ravioli of duck & apricot with foie gras & mushroom sauce. Then sea bass with crab & pea risotto & shellfish bisque. My husband had filet of beef with fried potato, foie... More

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orinda, california
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Given the high prices at this restaurant, I can't see what all the excitement is about. The foie gras "club sandwich" was good but not an out of body experience (and I love foie gras). The steak was fine, but nothing really special given the price. I was dining solo and felt the service was rather slow and inattentive. (It... More

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Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Small restaurant, limited menu, outstanding food. Irish owner prepares gastronomical delights. Appetizer foie gras "club sandwich" is a one-in-a-million treat. Eat outside or in.

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Kingwood, TX
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82 reviews 82 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014 via mobile

On a recommendation, we tried this restaurant. The food overall was very good, although a little on the expensive side. The starters we had were scallops, gazpacho, and seared tuna. Not sure about the gazpacho, but the others were good. For mains, we had the duck, the hake fish, and the sea bass. Fish again was good, but the duck... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Attentive service, beautifully prepared food, no complaints regarding the cost as the food was delicious.

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Lovely food although we found the dessert (a meringue) just too sweet with not enough fruit to compensate for that. The strter and mian courses were delicious. However we were shown to a basement as we were told that the rest of the restaurant was full. It smelt slightly fusty and noone else came in so there was no atmosphere.... More

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Arlington, Massachusetts
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I had the seared tuna which was delicious as an appetizer. My partner had the foie gras, which she said was the best she had ever had. The main courses were also delicious. The chef is French, and his wife was from Ireland and was especially welcoming. Each bite of French food, made with fresh ingredients, is so tasty.

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014 via mobile

Dominated by fresh local produce, the menu was accompanied by a good wine list. The staff were friendly and helpful. We had a great meal

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