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Fou de Fafa

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17 Rue des Trois Faucons, 84000 Avignon, France
+33 4 32 76 35 13
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6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Good for:
Romance
Doing business
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients
Dining on a budget

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Fou de Fafa indeed!

This was the most pleasant dining experience in France for me. The woman who ran the dining room was a lovely hostess and she spoke perfect English and French. She customized our order and was very thoughtful about everything she served us. The food was delicious and fresh and the ambiance was like... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
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Good for:
  • Romance
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Dining on a budget
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

This was the most pleasant dining experience in France for me. The woman who ran the dining room was a lovely hostess and she spoke perfect English and French. She customized our order and was very thoughtful about everything she served us. The food was delicious and fresh and the ambiance was like eating dinner in a movie in France.... More 

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

Beautifully presented food, expertly cooked with good choices from the menu. Friendly and attentive service, an excellent evening all round.

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Run by an English woman. We had very good food and service. A bijou restaurant. Not the cheapest but very friendly, with excellent food so great for a treat.

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Vallon-Pont-d'Arc, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

really enjoyed the friendly service and the choice of menu. highly recommended ,very good value for money, will be back !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

This was the best meal we had in 5 nights in Avignon. Really top quality food, highly recommended. Hostess fluent in English. Great experience all round. We arrived early to get a table and were glad as a number of people were turned away after us.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

First and foremost, be sure to make a reservation. We went on a weekday evening, lucky we'd asked our hotel front desk to reserve a table the evening before. We were the first customers for the evening, but not long after, as more customers arrived, a sign was put up at the entrance saying the restaurant was fully booked for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

My friend and I went to this restaurant on our one night in Avignon and we were not disappointed. The waitress and the chef are the owners and they are delightful. The service was incredibly attentive and the wine was divine. The food was amazing and also very well priced. The ambiance (cool music & cosy decide) was lovely and... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015 via mobile

We were recommended Fou de Fafa by our hotelier. The lady who greeted us was warm, professional and efficient. She waited all the tables (it was full by the time we'd left) but was never too rushed to explain something to us. The food was delicious, from the amuse bouche to the dessert was wonderful. The scallops with pea purée... More 

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Kent, United Kingdom
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Were lucky to get a last minute table on a Saturday night. We ate early and were on our own for most of the time so not a great atmosphere. Service very pleasant and food excellent. But not much of a wow factor.

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Carcassonne, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

From the second you walk in the door, the ambiance, the welcome is superb. After that, it just gets better. This is without doubt, one of the best dining experiences I have enjoyed and this British couple are knocking out not just great food, but a great experience at such reasonable prices, I have absolutely no qualms about recommending this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 17 Rue des Trois Faucons, 84000 Avignon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Vaucluse  >  Avignon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 32 76 35 13

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 26 - 32
  • Cuisine: French, European

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:30 pm - 11:00 pm

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