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Zucca Magica Restaurant - CLOSED

4, bis Quai Papacino, 06048 Nice, France (Port)
33 04 93 56 25 27
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CLOSED
Neighborhood: Port
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

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York, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Best vegetarian restaurant I've visited - my dad (who's an avid meat eater adored the food!) We enjoyed it so much we visited a total of 4 times in one week! Although there was no menu all the food we were brought we loved. Went back in July 2013 but unfortunately it had closed - please re-open!

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Nottingham England
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94 reviews 94 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

I am really not surprised this place has shut! Thank goodness for that. How anyone could claim it was the best veggie food in the world is beyond me, they must eat in some real dives! My friend and I wandered in quite unwittingly on our first night in Nice, it was dark and there was no menu. The first... More 

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New City, NY
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

I am not surprised that this restaurant has closed.. Of course, there is almost no point in reviewing it now, but I feel I have to say something. We tried it twice, two years in a row, to give it a chance... Strangely enough, every course we were served was soupy, and overly salted as well. Almost unpalatable. And they... More 

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Milan, Italy
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90 reviews 90 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2013

Unfortunately this excellent restaurant closed before summer 2013. I desperately looked for information at the tourist office, pages jaunes and over the internet but nothing.. The property is now for sale. It is very sad because the food here was excellent, vegetables and cheese only (no meat or fish, and believe me I do adore meat and here I never... More 

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Nice, France
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

Please can anyone provide a correct telephone or email to book here? As all the details are wrong? I ate here last year, and it was fab? Richard

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Helsinki, Finland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

We have heard a lot of this restaurant, both good and bad. We knew what to expect, but we could never ever have thought that the food could be so bad. It was poor. How can anybody serve so bad food? The staff was ignorant and busy, no conversation with the guests or nothing. One waitress was so drunk that... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

We went here on the last day of our honeymoon. The waitress who greeted us was very aloof and distant. She failed to explain the concept of the restaurant (which was to give you whatever the chef had decided). When the starter came out we gave it a go, despite it looking like dishwater. I'm not one to push a... More 

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World Traveller
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

We were looking for a vegetarian restaurant in Nice and found this one. There is no menu, the patron chooses what is good & in season and then cooks it! Very individual and the sort of place that you either love or hate (we loved it)!!! Excellent food. We sat, ate, drank red wine and watched the 'theatre' around us.... More 

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London
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55 reviews 55 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013 via mobile

We had a super meal here this evening with some vegetarian friends who were visiting us in Nice. We have eaten here before and enjoyed it but it was better this time. The flavours and ingredients were lovely and the food was a little lighter. We had an artichoke with polenta to start, then a sort of ricotta and asparagus... More 

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sitges
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2013

First night and finding my way around most of the restaurants in the port looked liked turist traps however I stumbled on to this place which looked to be full of locals. No menu outside or prices however highly rated by lots of magazines. Upon entering were not told anything but were presented with our first course, articoke with a... More 

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Additional Information about Zucca Magica Restaurant

Address: 4, bis Quai Papacino, 06048 Nice, France
Phone Number: 33 04 93 56 25 27
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Nice>  > Port
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Vegetarian

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