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Cafe des Arcades

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17 Ter r Fontaine, Valbonne, France
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
Good for:
Breakfast/Brunch
Reservations
Late Night

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  • 45
    Excellent
  • 115
    Very good
  • 47
    Average
  • 15
    Poor
  • 20
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
All the Specials are Excellent

Ate here with a party and the food was very good even though the restaurant was very busy. Would definitely recommend eating here and will be going again.

4 of 5 starsReviewed January 4, 2015
frankthewool
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South East
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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242 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
South East
Top Contributor
154 reviews 154 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Ate here with a party and the food was very good even though the restaurant was very busy. Would definitely recommend eating here and will be going again.

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014 via mobile

......and pretty good nosh a well. As a place that is always in the sun and the main hub of valbonne, it is by definition a place to be on the Riviera as Valbonne is one of the most popular and up-n-coming location along the coast!

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Cipieres, France
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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014 via mobile

Having been before and had a great meal, it is with regret that as a family we returned for lunch at around 3pm, to be told by the very rude young waitress that we could only eat salad and or pizza. She refused to bring water only giving our wine! The third time we asked she promptly turned heel and... More 

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Grasse, France
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63 reviews 63 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I've often stopped and had a drink outside here during the summer and today was the first time I have had lunch. Very tasty, wholesome food with a nice local French touch (loved the crème brulé with truffle on the side), a very palatable wine, all reasonably priced. It looked good and was good, nothing overly fancy. We ate inside,... More 

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Oslo
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

I must say, this restaurant, always having been a nice place to eat, has improved considerably both in service and food quality over the past couple of years. Nice and friendly. Idyllic setting.

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Lots of choice, reasonable prices. The best thing is sitting in the square of Valbonne, great atmosphere.

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London
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100 reviews 100 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Being located in the town square you would expect the normal tourist trap but this is NOT the case. This was a great find, friendly staff, nice location and excellent food. A must do and was well worth the trip.

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Cornwall
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152 reviews 152 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
109 helpful votes 109 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Yes - 2 November and the sun was shining and the Square at Valbonne was heaving with people - and it seemed that they all wanted to eat at the Café des Arcades. We had a delightful - but not especially cheap - !lunch. The service was excellent and efficient but totally impersonal. Given the size of the place it... More 

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Taghit
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

This is The Restaurant in Valbonne. It has a great location and very friendly staff. The Plat du Jour choices always diverse of excellent value.

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Turin, Italy
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27 reviews 27 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

The restaurant is located in a small place in the center of Valbonne in a wonderful location especially in summer. The food is very good. Maybe a more sofisticated kitchen would complete a perfect offer.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 17 Ter r Fontaine, Valbonne, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Valbonne

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

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