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Le petit prince

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06500 Menton, France
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Today
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 106
    Excellent
  • 93
    Very good
  • 26
    Average
  • 19
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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We had an excellent dinner here. The restaurant had a good, vibrant atmosphere and the staff were attentive and helped us with menu choices. The food was well presented, beautifully prepared and delicious (I had sea bass). We were staying at the hotel so it was convenient for us, but I would go to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2015
ZiadR
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Kuwait
Good for:
  • Romantic
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Kuwait
Top Contributor
137 reviews 137 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

We had an excellent dinner here. The restaurant had a good, vibrant atmosphere and the staff were attentive and helped us with menu choices. The food was well presented, beautifully prepared and delicious (I had sea bass). We were staying at the hotel so it was convenient for us, but I would go to the restaurant for a fine dinner... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Seems like other people had the same guy serving them as we did that night. My steak was chewy and really uneatable,plus hard to cut. I work as a CHEF ,I know my cuts of beef.Well mister was more upset then I was ,when I wanted to return it.He asked for my knife and fork and started cutting my meat.HORRIFIED... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

Have tried this place many times over the years, its not very friendly and the quality of food is variable. Thought would have another go because its so close to where we stay, mistake, nothing has changed, inflexible, classic hotel chain, shouldn't really be in the Michelin Guide.

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Billericay, United Kingdom
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373 reviews 373 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
156 helpful votes 156 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We visited here with friends who live in the town and know the area well - it was their first choice for a quality meal, and we were not disappointed. The restaurant is on the sea front, just across the road from the beach, so it's a great spot. We started with a couple of aperitifs outside in an area... More 

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Macclesfield
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

The first visit was excellent both for food & service, but the second did not enjoy the the same degree of control over the staff. The Maitre D' was off and this was very noticeable with the service provided by the staff. Long waits between courses and no apology until I drew attention to this .Even so, the apology was... More 

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Winchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

The food is expensive but excellent and good quality. Service, however, on a Sunday night was appalling. Insufficient staffing spoiled the evening

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Wakefield
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

We ate here twice because we were staying in the hotel but the restaurant is not operated by the hotel (Prince De Galles). It was convenient on the first and last night of our holiday. We chose the basic set menu, which at 29 euros, should have given the chef some room to present a reasonable 3 courses. The first... More 

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London
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87 reviews 87 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

My second visit to the restaurant, and I'm delighted to say I was entirely impressed again! We enjoyed an excellent meal in the garden, to the backdrop of lightning flashes out to sea. My mushroom risotto with truffle oil was delicious, and both the freshly-prepared cod & the grilled sea-bass were first-class. The desserts were beautifully presented & rounded off... More 

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kullavik
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29 reviews 29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Nice restaurant close to the beach, good choice of food and good service. Staff was very helpful and created a new disch for our son. We recomend this restaurant .

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Beautiful presentation & delicious food. Service was excellent. Couldn't fault any of the dishes. I had the set menu €33 & my husband had the €43 one. My son had the filet beef, I tried it & it was one of the best steaks I have had in a while . There were 5 of us dininf and we were... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 06500 Menton, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Menton

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 29 - 103
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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