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Christian Etienne

10 rue de Mons | 10 Rue de Mons, 84000 Avignon, France
+33 0. 490 861 650
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Ranked #5 of 395 Restaurants in Avignon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: French
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Four of us went for lunch and all ordered the tomato tasting menu (seven small courses all made with tomato). It was 75 Euros per person. The service was outstanding, the decor relaxed, the staff laid back (the chef is hands-on and came out take orders and pose for pictures). The food was delicious and creative and the amount of... More

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 via mobile

We had an excellent meal here, in a lovely 14/15th century conversion. Greeted by Chef Ettiene, and treated to a glass of Laurent Perrier on the house, the welcome made us feel very special. The tasting menu was epic. The food was well executed, inventive and presented with elegance. It was delicious. Service was non intrusive, discreet and attentive. We... More

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Neuried, Germany
Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We like good food as you can see from my other assessments on Trip Advisor and regularly visit 1-2 Michelin Star Restaurants. OK it was our fault that we arrived too early at the restaurant, as it only opens 19:30. This was also clearly specified during the reservation, but I am getting old and I messed it up and still... More

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Sheffield
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

We lunch at this wonderful restaurant with our daughter and her boyfriend. The food was fantastic and not at all pretentious. The staff were very attentive. The wine list was very good. The set midi lunch was very good value.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

Great service, the Chef welcomed us to the restaurant. AMAZING food, wonderful setting and the wonderful courses just kept coming. What a memorable experience - highly recommend for a special night out.

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Osage Beach, Missouri
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92 reviews 92 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Great location next to Avignon's top attraction (do not miss the Popes Palace) with lovely terrace seating and outstanding food. As is true with Michelin starred restaurants it is not cheap - but service is amazing and the food and wine excellent

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Some michelin starred restaurants can sometimes feel a little unwelcoming due to overly serious staff and ultra formal settings. Christian Etienne is the complete opposite of this. The staff and surroundings put you at ease as soon as you enter the place and a personal greeting from the man himself showd straight away that the whole place is set up... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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144 reviews 144 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Came here for dinner with reservations made few months ahead. The place was easy to find as it is located next to the palace. The owner Mr Etienne came out to welcome us and despite his poor spoken English, he tried very hard to communicate with us and thanked us for spending the evening at his restaurant. We ordered from... More

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Romantic atmosphere next to the Palais de Papes. Excellent service. Superb cooking and a very reasonable price for lunch.

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Moscow
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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Can not book first day, hardly get the table on next. Tried two `courses` - gourmed & tomato. Tomato - a lot of fresh ideas, but NOT testy at all! Similar impression about `gourmed` cousre - fashion style (if I can say this about different foams in 2014 :-)) apretizers bunt untesty +very average meat & fish. Looks the chief... More

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