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Bistro Les Canailles

#130 of 679 Restaurants in Cannes
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12 rue Jean Daumas, 06400 Cannes, France
+33 4 93 68 12 10
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most Go in Cannes,

I took fish with some rice and a good sauce, my girlfriend took the duck with mashed potatoes and do I regret I did not take her dish aswell. the duck was soooo good. and fairly price but this is not a fast restaurant so if you are in a hurry don't go.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

I took fish with some rice and a good sauce, my girlfriend took the duck with mashed potatoes and do I regret I did not take her dish aswell. the duck was soooo good. and fairly price but this is not a fast restaurant so if you are in a hurry don't go.

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Cannes, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2015

This little restaurant is located in the neighborhood of the city center. The ambiance is warm. At the board you can read daily offers. The wine list is hand written. You can find some good wines. We have ordered Foie Gras poele ( 18,50 €) which was served with black berry compote and gratinated potatoes. The taste was good as... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Good quality food, prices are right, good service and nice atmosphere, there was nothing to dislike this place!

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Very friendly and knowledgeable staff. Delicious menu that changes daily. I had sea food which was clearly fresh and cooked to perfection. The local wines are chosen well. The only down side is that it difficult to park nearby.

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Marseille, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

The playful nature of the menu (hand-written in a school exercise book) disguises the seriousness of the chef. This is classic French cuisine with a a small but nonetheless adequately varied menu and a good wine list. Be sure to book at weekends and while there are events on in the Palais des Festivals as you won't get a table

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

The menu card at Les Canailles is traditional French bistro at it's best. The cooking itself is flawless. Truly an excellent French meal. The atmosphere is modern, but cosy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Easily the best restaurant in Cannes. Fantastic atmosphere and first class service from Carole and Lysiane. They really know how to run front of house. The food? Well Michel delivers - every time. And the wine - great wines which have been researched brilliantly and priced just right. Every evening there is an evening to remember. Oh, and I am... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

This pleasant restaurant boasts adequate dinner fare but, if you enjoy foie gras, try the Foie Gras Poele appetizer. As another reviewer has already posted, the dish is an escalope of the liver (not pate) and it was one of the best foie gras dishes I have ever eaten. My husband and I shared this appetizer, but next time I... More 

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Canton of Zug, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

a very sympathetic small restaurant with a warm ambiance and good food at a reasonable price. Starters were very good and the main dish was good. The service was good. However, the waitress could do their work with a happier and friendlier face. Still i can recommend the restaurant.

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New Plymouth, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

It's just perfect- great food, great service, live music, perfect atmosphere. We will definitely come back again! Great place.

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  • Address: 12 rue Jean Daumas, 06400 Cannes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Cannes
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 68 12 10

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