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La Gargamelle

#265 of 1,581 Restaurants in Nice
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47 Rue Gioffredo, 06000 Nice, France
04 93 62 24 38
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Hours:
Fri 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 76
    Excellent
  • 28
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Family Run Restaurant - warm and cozy

I made a reservation at a restaurant nearby for the wrong dates and they were very rude. So, I came across the restaurant nearby and decided to try my luck for a table. It's a family business whereby the mum and dad are the chefs while the daughter will serve all tables. They were incredibly... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 30, 2015
joandee
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KL
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KL
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41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2015

I made a reservation at a restaurant nearby for the wrong dates and they were very rude. So, I came across the restaurant nearby and decided to try my luck for a table. It's a family business whereby the mum and dad are the chefs while the daughter will serve all tables. They were incredibly friendly and the food were... More 

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Thank joandee
Leicester, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015 via mobile

La Gargamelle restaurant in the centre of Nice has great food and a wonderful atmosphere. The cream soup starter was beyond compare

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Thank Dwortley
Moscow, Russia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015 via mobile

Must go. We've visited the restaurant for a dinner. Excellent service. Beautiful French cuisine. Unbelievable atmosphere.

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Thank Alexanderdeo
Bedfordshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

After passing loads of restaurants on busy plazas and not wanting to be a part of that scene, my sister and I found this little treasure whilst on our way to the Old Town. We popped in on our way back and we were so pleased we did. The woman who greeted us explained about it being cash only before... More 

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Thank Sandra B
Brentwood
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41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

We went to this restaurant a few nights ago after having booked on the phone in the day. We had walked past it before and were intrigued by the decoration. We arrived at 8 p.m. to be the first in the restaurant and the owner (run by husband and wife, husband cooks) and she was delightful, helping us with the... More 

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Thank Stephanie H
Ewing, Nebraska
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015 via mobile

Wow!!! Food was melt in your mouth good!!! We had a variety between us, fried goat cheese on salad, snails, fillet with olives, duck liver with cherry sauce, cod and scallops. We were staying in the neighborhood and picked it off of reviews. With almost five stars we were the only ones there, we were very surprised. Felt like we... More 

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Thank CharlieandFrankie
St. Petersburg, Russia
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

A wonderful restaurant! Very tasty!!! Creamy soup with mussels and mushrooms are incredibly tasty! Very tasty meat, great desserts! All dishes are prepared with fresh ingredients and a fine selection of wine, very cozy atmosphere. The owners of the restaurant is very pleasant family, our waiter was very caring and attentive. Be sure to visit this restaurant, you really feel... More 

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Thank Daria M
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Visited with friends last Saturday evening and we are all in agreement that the food was superb, the best we had in Nice. This is a family run restaurant the front of house lady was charming and explained all dishes thoroughly, the chef is her father and he came out to talk to us. Overall a delight and I would... More 

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Thank Murp52
Quebec, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

This restaurant was super charming and it really stands out from all the super tacky and touristy places in the city. The waitress we had was so nice to us, really sweet and joking around and the food was amazing. Some of the best meat I've ever had. Only downside is cash only but it's not so bad, it's not... More 

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Penrhyndeudraeth, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We have just arrived home from Nice, this Restaurant was one of the highlights, the food itself was amazing, extremely tasty. The daughter of the owner was very helpful in translating the menu, the restaurant is really cosy, with a relaxed atmosphere, only disappointing aspect was they didn't accept credit or even debit card, but a quick jog down the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 47 Rue Gioffredo, 06000 Nice, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Nice>  > Centre
  • Neighborhood: Centre
  • Phone Number: 04 93 62 24 38

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
Friday
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?