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Au Grand Inquisiteur

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18, Rue du Chateau, 06190 Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France
04 93 35 05 37
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7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 181
    Excellent
  • 48
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Great spot for a fancy dinner out!

Restaurant came highly recommended both on-line and from personal recommendations. It didn't disappoint and was one of the highlight meals, among many other very good meals, on our entire Europe trip. Walking thru the old medieval village of Roquebrunne sets the perfect tone for this restaurant... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 7, 2015
KevinG5050
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Telluride
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Entertaining clients
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
  • Doing business
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238 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Telluride
Senior Contributor
38 reviews 38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

Restaurant came highly recommended both on-line and from personal recommendations. It didn't disappoint and was one of the highlight meals, among many other very good meals, on our entire Europe trip. Walking thru the old medieval village of Roquebrunne sets the perfect tone for this restaurant. The entrance is almost hidden among the many passageways. We were warmly greeted and... More 

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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
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65 reviews 65 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Super cute restaurant in the heart of Roquebrune village. Very small made of stone and lovely wooden tables and the kitchen is on the other side of the street.... The menu has a choice of 4 entrees and 4 mains (and desserts of course!) and they change it a couple of times a year. The owner is lovely and it... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

It is amazing how just two people can produce such great food and service. Super atmosphere and a real taste of the area. The loo in the cave was great too!!

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Washington DC
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

The perfect number of selections so that attention is paid to each item. Wonderful meats and poultry. The feeling while dining is of being in an intimate Medieval dining room, romantically lit and cozy. There is nothing contrived about this, and one owner/waiter takes care of everyone beautifully.

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Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Charming small restaurant with attentive and considerate husband and wife team. Generally very good food, though can be a little pricey. Recommend to anyone who wants an atypical and romantic experience.

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Clarksville, MD
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Au Grand Inquisiteur was recommend by an America friend living in France. I trusted his judgment, so we took a taxi from Monte Carlo to Roquebrune-Cap-Martin. After getting lost in the winding streets of this quaint village, we finally found our destination. As soon as we stepped inside, were felt transported several hundred years as Grand Inquisiteur is two small,... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Just one week before leaving the Menton area, we found out about this restaurant. You'll need a reservation and have to call after 5:30 p.m. to make one. The restaurant is set in a lovely and small medieval town. Parking isn't easy to come by and it's a few minutes walk up hill to reach it and it's worth the... More 

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Franklin, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Au Grand Inquisiteur, it was not just one or a few characteristics that made the dining experience memorable, but a magic combination of every aspect of the process that created an impression which will last a lifetime. To fully explain this, first we have to get there: We were staying at the Vista Palace high above Monte Carlo and Roquebrune... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We had a wonderful meal here two nights ago - it was recommended to us by a local resident , and totally delighted to find such a quaint medieval village so close to where we were staying . Access to the restaurant is on foot through the twisting , winding and stone cobbled walkways which bring you to a pretty... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 via mobile

This small family owned restaurant offers nice, even if not always Provençal kitchen, but who cares, food is amazing. We came here with friends and were treaded like kings. Prices are good for a location like this. Keep in mind that this place is not for wheel chairs and men, mind the step in the toilet ;-)

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 18, Rue du Chateau, 06190 Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Roquebrune-Cap-Martin
  • Phone Number: 04 93 35 05 37

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 24 - 48
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Entertaining clients, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Doing business
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

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