We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
13 Rue Bouteille, 13100 Aix-en-Provence, France
04 42 67 29 66
Website
Today
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Tue - Sat 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 70 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 12
    Excellent
  • 35
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 10
    Poor
  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Corsican food & good ambiance

A great place for a casual light lunch. The food & service are not fantastic but agreeable & there is the added benefit of sampling something different. The Ambiance is lovely, so I would definitely go again & it's not too expensive.

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 10, 2013
Hooray H
,
London, United Kingdom
Add Photo

70 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this restaurant
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
Level Contributor
24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Very friendly staff and excellent yet simple and delicious food in a quiet square. Exceptionally child friendly with child seats and flexible on what we needed for our one year old son.

Was this review helpful? Yes
North Rocks, Australia
Level Contributor
37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

Bit off the beaten track, on the edge of the legal district. Corsican restaurant. 4 of us went last night after a big day drive up to Avignon. Arrived early, around 8 pm. We found the staff very attentive and helpfull. Good choice of both cold and hot food. 2 of us had Lamb shanks, 1 ham and truffle risotto... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Aix-en-Provence, France
Level Contributor
7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Every time I went to La Cantine, I was greeted by the same two fabulous waiters. Usually the outdoor seating was full, but they would always give me "my" perfect table. As a solo traveller, they were friendly and managed to make sure I was taken care of. The food was never a disappointment: fresh, creative, and quite tasty. While... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Byron Bay, Australia
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

Went with 2 couples and found the staff to be unhappy and unattentive. Finaly got to order and 1 of the 3 mains was not available so 3 of us ordered the lamb and a bottle of wine. Wine arrived then 5 minutes later we were told they have no lamb. As it was almost an hour after arriving we... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
461 reviews
258 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 267 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

A great place for a casual light lunch. The food & service are not fantastic but agreeable & there is the added benefit of sampling something different. The Ambiance is lovely, so I would definitely go again & it's not too expensive.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Austin TX
Level Contributor
18 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

We have been to La Cantine several times, and it never fails to please. Our last visit included a light and creamy mushroom gnocchi, a lovely cheesy stuffed eggplant, beef carpaccio, and salads all around. Nice glasses of rose, and a beer. The service is friendly, the setting is very "Aix" and we just love it here!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013

We arrived late into town on our first night in Aixe en Provence from the train and they were very kind. So we returned for a meal later in the week. It was an excellent meal in a beautiful setting. Very quiet and the food was very good. thank you

Was this review helpful? Yes
Perth, Australia
Level Contributor
31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

Our first night in Aix and we found this spot. It was perfect, in a quiet hidden corner, under trees with a great atmosphere. Corsican food was predominant, and this was just so good. Ideal spot away from the maddening crowd, classy, yet not imposing. We will go back as a treat before we leave in a few days time

Was this review helpful? Yes
Columbus, Georgia
Level Contributor
9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

We had a fabulous lunch here after it was recommended by a wonderful local gourmet guide. We all enjoyed market fresh salads chock full of delicious, unusual ingredients--I wish I had that salad right now!!! We were disappointed when the outdoor seating area was full, as indoors was less than special--however, once we were seated inside and saw a table... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Aix-en-Provence, France
Level Contributor
81 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

We ate at La Cantine last night. We ordered the Corsican Sampler and a Salade Perigourdine. Both were very tasty. The meat on the Sampler was high quality and very fresh. The Salade Perigoudine had a warm vinaigrette which really enhanced the flavor and the small piece of fois gras was delicious, served on toast with Corsican Orange Marmelade. We... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed La Cantine also viewed

Aix-en-Provence, Bouches-du-Rhone
Aix-en-Provence, Bouches-du-Rhone
 
Aix-en-Provence, Bouches-du-Rhone
Aix-en-Provence, Bouches-du-Rhone
 

Been to La Cantine? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about La Cantine

Address: 13 Rue Bouteille, 13100 Aix-en-Provence, France
Phone Number: 04 42 67 29 66
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Aix-en-Provence
Open Hours:
Tuesday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm  6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm  6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm  6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm  6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm  6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: European

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 13 Rue Bouteille, 13100 Aix-en-Provence, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Aix-en-Provence
  • Phone Number: 04 42 67 29 66

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: European
Open Hours
Tuesday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from La Cantine staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?