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La Roustide

34 Rue Beaumont | Riquier, 06300 Nice, France
04 93 89 69 60
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Ranked #4 of 1,335 restaurants in Nice
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $55
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: This chic little restaurant tucked away on the Rue Beaumont in Nice is earning an excellent reputation for its innovative and exquisite contemporary French cuisine. The Head chef, has created a rich and exciting menu with an emphasis on truffles. The intimate dining room at La Roustide is popular with the locals for sophisticated business lunches and stylish evening meals, and the restaurant's signature dishes include the seared foie gras burger served with sliced truffles, bordelaise sauce and French fries; the Rossini fillet of beef with polenta and truffles; and the rocket salad with asparagus, artichokes and, you guessed it, some more truffles.
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Description: This chic little restaurant tucked away on the Rue Beaumont in Nice is earning an excellent reputation for its innovative and exquisite contemporary French cuisine. The Head chef, has created a rich and exciting menu with an emphasis on truffles. The intimate dining room at La Roustide is popular with the locals for sophisticated business lunches and stylish evening meals, and the restaurant's signature dishes include the seared foie gras burger served with sliced truffles, bordelaise sauce and French fries; the Rossini fillet of beef with polenta and truffles; and the rocket salad with asparagus, artichokes and, you guessed it, some more truffles.
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Nice
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 NEW

This is a smallish restaurant in a not-particularly-fashionable part of the city, but it delivers well above its weight.A smallish but balanced menu turns out to be brilliantly created and beautifully served - first-class ingredients, all freshly prepared, stunningly presented, made for one of our best dinners ever in Nice. Well-chosen winelist; clientele a smattering of visitors but, tellingly, the... More

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Winchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014 NEW

I came here for dinner with my father while on holiday in Nice. We came because of the reviews on Trip Advisor, and were not disappointed. The restaurant is small and friendly, and we had great service, helping us out with anything we weren't sure of. The food was delicious and beautifully presented. I would definitely return, fantastic food and... More

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Sandrine B, Propriétaire at La Roustide, responded to this review

Dear Zara, We are so happy that you had an excellent evening at La Roustide ! Thank you so much for your wonderful review. We hope to see you again. Warmest regards, Sandrine More

Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Read the rave reviews on here and decided to check it out with my wife. Food was okay at best, especially considering the high price tag. The fish (24€) was rubbery and my beef (38€) was chewy. Service, however, was friendly and attentive. All things considered I recommend going elsewhere for more bang for the buck.

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Sandrine B, Propriétaire at La Roustide, responded to this review

Dear Customer, There is a problem in your comment because the prices you announce does not correspond to our prices. Indeed, our fish is 23 euros and our meat with foie gras 30 euros. (which are reasonable prices for fresh products in Nice). Maybe you wrote the wrong restaurant ??? I send you an email but you didn't answer... Don't... More

Washington DC
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

La Roustide is a wonderful example of modern French cuisine, which makes use of the very best local and seasonal ingredients, captures the richness of traditional French sauces and reductions while not overwhelming the more discerning contemporary palette with decadence. Price: The total bill was reasonable: 145 Euro for a tasting menu for me and a la carte starter and... More

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Sandrine B, Propriétaire at La Roustide, responded to this review

Dear customer, What great detailed review !!! Thank you so much for taking time to share your experience. It was a real pleasure to welcome you and we hope to see you again. Warmest regards, Sandrine More

Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

A memorable and romantic evening was spent with my partner at La Roustide. The specialty is truffles, and in June the summer truffle and its more subtle flavors dominated the evening. We opted for the tasting menu, and the extremely friendly hosts were more than happy to suggest wine pairings for several of the courses. We got a sense that... More

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Sandrine B, Propriétaire at La Roustide, responded to this review

Dear MS, Thank you so much ! It's a real pleasure to read your review. The foie gras is my favorite dish too;-) Come again ! Kind regards, Sandrine More

Perth, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Artsy decor, amazing service, tasty food, and great value for money. Did I mention there was a degustation menu with truffle in everything?

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Sandrine B, Propriétaire at La Roustide, responded to this review

Thank you very much Samwise ! We are happy to read you good review on TA. Have a nice day ! Kind regards, Sandrine More

Las Vegas, Nevada
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

After enjoying 3 days of great food in Athens, followed by 10 days of awesome dining aboard a Seabourn cruise and a great meal at another restaurant in Nice, we ended our European vacation with a meal at La Rustide. As I entered the restaurant, I was wondering what could top what we have already had. Sandrine met us at... More

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Sandrine B, Propriétaire at La Roustide, responded to this review

Dear Ed, Thank you so much for your review ! It was a real pleasure to welcome you. Come again for your next trip in Nice ! Warmest regards, Sandrine More

Norwich, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

Went here for my birthday on the 3rd and it was suitable for the occasion as its one of my most memorable eating experiences , we had the 5 course set menu with truffles being the theme , each coarse was fantastic and the owner and staff were very helpful and friendly , she made us feel very welcome .... More

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Sandrine B, Propriétaire at La Roustide, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you so much fir you excellent review. We are really happy that you enjoyed your evening at La Roustide. We hope to see you again. King regards, Sandrine More

2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

The food was great, staff was courteous and very helpful. I enjoyed one of the best meals I ever had.

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Sandrine B, Gérant at La Roustide, responded to this review

Dear Nasser, Thank you so much ! It was a pleasure to speak with you and we hope to see you again for your next trip in Nice. Warmest regards, Sandrine More

1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 via mobile

A truly great restaurant, wonderful food, perfectly cooked duck, fresh vegetables and a superb French bread pudding. The staff were friendly and extremely well informed, my new favourite restaurant.

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Sandrine B, Propriétaire at La Roustide, responded to this review

Dear Campbell, I have no words... Thank you very very much ! I was a very good moment with you and I hope to see you again ! Warmest regards, Sandrine More

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