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Port de plaisance, Beaulieu-sur-Mer, France
04 93 01 10 85
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 60
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  • 76
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  • 43
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  • 60
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
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This restaurant has a wonderful location facing due South - always sunny in winter - with a wonderful backdrop of the Cap Roux cliff formation. I have commented before on this place but in my visit today I had forgotten that they charge 14 Euros ( nearly 100 French Francs ) for a glass of rosé... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 22, 2015
Patrick M
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Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France
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Surrey
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98 reviews 98 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

Been here many times service always very good, had truffle pizza starter followed by ribeye steak and chips with steamed vegetables then an expression. Slightly more expensive than other places but they are open all year and food and service is consistent. Worth a visit if your there....

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Nice, France
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44 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Last time I visited this restaurant, a couple of years ago, I expressed some concern about the quality / price ratio. I returned tonight and my revised assessment is negative: I suggest not to go there for a while until the management understands that reputation is a daily concern and that significant efforts have to be made to keep /... More 

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Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France
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68 reviews 68 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

This restaurant has a wonderful location facing due South - always sunny in winter - with a wonderful backdrop of the Cap Roux cliff formation. I have commented before on this place but in my visit today I had forgotten that they charge 14 Euros ( nearly 100 French Francs ) for a glass of rosé - this is not... More 

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Limerick, Ireland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

We ate here recently. Its a good location with a nice buzzy atmosphere. The Quality of the food has been disimproving over time but on this occasion it was very bad. Starters poor and came lukewarm. Main courses vey poor standard and again lukewarm. Deserts tasted like they were 3 days old. Staff very poor response to complaint. Extremely expensive... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

My wife and I visited The African Queen while staying in Nice. We made our way to Beauliue-sur-mer one afternoon. While rambling around the town we found The African Queen at The Port de Plaisance which is a fine marina with other eateries and shops. The menu and the atmosphere in The African Queen that afternoon were delightful. My wood-fired... More 

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

If you’re ever in Beaulieu I thoroughly recommend you visit one of our top choice for delicious food, The African Queen. It’s perfectly situated for my wife (Lorna) and I, as it’s close to our boat right beside a small beach called Little Africa. It’s making my mouth water just thinking of the beautiful meals we’ve shared there! Definitely recommend!

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Monaco
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

One of my favorite places on french riviera. Inside is very cozy and warm, love the decor. Staff is very professional and nice. Food is excellent, but you pay the price for it. Love the artichoke salad, truffle pizza and buratta cheese. Careful if you ask for anything on the side, my friend asked some tomatoes with her salad, a... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

The lamb and chicken curry was good, not great. The salad niçoise original and very good. The carpaccio with truffles also quite good. But the taste were far from what you'd expect for the price. Nice view over the port and snooty waiting staff.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Very nice food. Service was very slow. I had to wait for 20 minutes for a waiter to clear my main course. Not really what I expect when your paying these prices.

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Nice, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

I live down here and eat out a lot.....this was one of the best all-round eating experiences I've had. A bit pricey, but worth it for the perfectly cooked bourride. I am a professional chef de cuisine and cannot recommend this place highly enough.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Port de plaisance, Beaulieu-sur-Mer, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Beaulieu-sur-Mer
  • Phone Number: 04 93 01 10 85

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Pizza
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am

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