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12, place du Forum, 13200 Arles, France
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Ranked #71 of 194 Restaurants in Arles
Price range: $34 - $83
Mon - Tue 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: French
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: French fresh cuisine in Arles inner town Place du Forum.Menu changes everyday, great list of local and french wines.Nice place with lovely people.You will love your stay here !

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Sydney Australia
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

great food and service-a modern take on classic French cuisine. Good wine list and cocktails as well.

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Top Contributor
197 reviews 197 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

This restaurant was recommended by our tour guide and hotel and was wonderful. We had choices of entrees (appetizers), main meals and desserts, with a fixed price for what we chose to include. My wife had grilled vegetables for an entree and a fish dish for the main meal that was great. I had grilled red peppers with some sort... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

I've visited Arles a number of times and have had some good but many indifferent meals there. Chez Caro is a real gem providing excellent, light food and a well curated wine list. And the price is good too.

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
125 reviews 125 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

We really enjoyed this wine bar restaurant, food was great, deserts marvellous, and a great selection of wines with lots of organic ones.

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Brunswick, Maine
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Having only had a candy bar for lunch, I was ready to appreciate a good dinner, The gentleman at the Hotel de l'Amphithéâtre desk recommended Chez Caro When I presented myself at the restaurant forthwith, 7:30 PM, proved a little early for them. Go have a drink, come back in half an hour ,I was told. Hungrier than ever, I... More 

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Washington, dc
14 reviews 14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

Chez Caro's food was good, but not as good as many meals we have had in Provence. The service was acceptable but not warm or friendly. The atmosphere was fine, and all the other diners were French speaking, which we liked. Nonetheless, the food was not wonderful. The fish stew was very mild, and the dessert was average. I think... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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54 reviews 54 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

This place lies in the Place du Forum on the southeast corner away from the yellow Van Gogh kitchy restaurant that lies on the southwest corner. We received attentive but not overblown service and had appetizers and main courses that would appeal to most meat-and-potato American guys. They had a huge wine list written on blackboards that was NOT overpriced.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

Thank you trip advisor! Thanks to you we ate here. We are lucky enough to have some amazing restaurants in London where we live....so are very fussy and spoilt! Chez Caro is stylish, delicious and a perfect way to enjoy a fine dinner in beautiful Arles. We sat out on the terrace in the square. Truly scrumptious ....

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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

high quality french cuisine served on lively square in center of Arles. Service a little chaotic when things got busier.

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London, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2013

Delicious food in the centre of town, served attractively and with a good wine list. Fresh ingredients and a short, simple menu. Service was a little hit-and-miss though...we ended up being served by three different waiters, with orders getting lost in between. Still, a very pleasant evening.

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Additional Information about Chez Caro

Address: 12, place du Forum, 13200 Arles, France
Phone Number: 0490979438
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Arles
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 34 - 83
Cuisine: French

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