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6 rue du general Leclerc, 84000 Avignon, France
0432762477
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Buffet, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 21
    Excellent
  • 19
    Very good
  • 5
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  • 3
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  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Delicious food run by wonderful people

We had read about this place on TripAdviser before our visit and sought it out for breakfast one morning. As we were standing looking over the menu on the door, the owner came over and asked if he could help. He led us to the counter and asked if we'd like him to make us an American breakfast. Boy... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 15, 2013
Minneapolis_MnBear
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Minneapolis, Mn
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  • Local cuisine
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English first
Hilton Head, South Carolina
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Simple good food. The proprietors will do what ever you wish with the dish. Out door seating is on a pedestrian street so it is quiet. It is just off the square of Les Halles. GO there.

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Minneapolis, Mn
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

We had read about this place on TripAdviser before our visit and sought it out for breakfast one morning. As we were standing looking over the menu on the door, the owner came over and asked if he could help. He led us to the counter and asked if we'd like him to make us an American breakfast. Boy did... More 

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Santa Monica, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 206 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

We were in Avignon during the beginning of the crazy busy theatre festival and found this slice of local heaven on a side street. It is a restaurant-tea room. My son (10) and husband and I loved the people who own it. He is a former exec who was travelling too much and his wife is a musician and they... More 

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New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2013

During a recent stay in Avignon, my husband and I visited Francoise two times, once for breakfast, once for lunch. We found this charming cafeteria style restaurant to be a great food bargain near Place Pie. Service with a smile, delicious salads, quiches and sandwiches, and low prices abound here.

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Antony, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

A good self-service restaurant, with tasty homemade sandwiches and quiches. Well-chosen ingredients (whole grain breads, pear-banana crumble with a pinch of ginger, blueberry-flavored "limonade artisanale" or organic wine by the glass), and reasonable prices. (One complaint: the disposable wooden cutlery, though esthetic, is not that agreeable to eat with.)

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New York State
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2012

Our family comes to the Avignon Theatre Festival every summer, and I bet we eat at least a third of our lunches here, because the food is just so good. Walk up to the counter, order a portion of one of the homemade quiches of the day, or choose the hot meal of the day, or perhaps opt for a... More 

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Milan, Italy
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56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2012

We stopped here during our city visit, we've found excellent food and really nice service. It's not a restaurant, you pick the dishes at the counter and take your place; everything seems to be homemade, and probably is. Good ingredients, a reasonable choice and variations, that's all you need for a quick lunch or breakfast. A lovely place.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2012

We must have eaten at Françoise's a few hundred times. It's a self service of the very highest ethical and taste standards. You can eat there, or take away. The products are fresh and organic, the plates are biodegradable, the card is fairly simple but delicious, there are two menus per day, with some variations, and about 30 different highly... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6 rue du general Leclerc, 84000 Avignon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Vaucluse  >  Avignon
  • Phone Number: 0432762477

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 22
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?