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Le Clos de Gustave

Route de Mures, 84 220 Gordes, France
04 90 72 04 25
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Ranked #37 of 66 restaurants in Gordes
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Description: Ate here twice during a seven day stay in Gordes. Quiet setting 300 metres from the village centre, parking easily accessible in the grounds. Limited menu, but seems to be based on Provencal dishes and using local produce. Very friendly and welcoming staff.Good place for a reasonably priced meal in pleasant surroundings away from the more crowded restaurants in the village.
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Portola
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW via mobile

We called for reservations quite late in the day and the hostess ( you could feel the smile on her face) cheerfully took our 8 pm time. We had a bit of a chat on the phone ( me English and her French) and she recalled it when we arrived. A nice touch. We sat on their garden tables, but... More

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Sydney, Australia
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78 reviews 78 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

While the garden is a lovely setting and the staff helpful we were not able to look past the very ordinary food. I ordered the stone grilled meats and had to look quite hard on the plate to find the minute portion of chicken that was overcooked. One of our party (a vegetarian) ordered the vegetable pasta to find it... More

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19 reviews 19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We were excited to enjoy a meal in this restaurant's lovely garden with a crowd of happy laughing people. Perhaps that was the problem, too many guests. We waited about 30 minutes at our table before being offered a wine (although others arriving after us were served). We were warned when we placed our order that our choice would take... More

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San Francisco, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

I feel compelled to write a review after an amazing experience at Le Clos de Gustave. My husband and I had dinner there earlier this week. We knew we'd found a good place when we popped in 15 minutes before their opening time, and were still welcomed with a smile. We proceeded to enjoy an excellent meal in beautiful surroundings... More

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San Francisco, California
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38 reviews 38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Had a nice dinner in Gordes on the day we arrived. Gustave is in a converted farm house 500 ft from the village center. Food and atmosphere was B+. The most unique item was meat (prime rib) served on a heated stone slab. Very nice presentation

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013

This place was cozy inside and the staff were friendly but the food was just average. We were there in October for dinner so everyone sat inside...the fire was going and the ambience was nice. The food was just so-so...nothing special.

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Enniskillen, United Kingdom
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56 reviews 56 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

Lovely setting but the food was very disappointing ..for example, my starter consisted of a whole raw carrot and a whole raw courgette with a very simple dipping sauce . no attempt even to cut the vegetables into crudités . The rest of the meal followed this basic agenda with the kitchen presenting food with little flavour and even less... More

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Geneva
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

The ambiance, service and food are all top notch. We enjoyed the evening with some delicious Cotes du Rhone red.

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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Delicious food typical to the region with friendly, English speaking waitress. It was tucked away and we found it quite by accident, but what a find! And to eat in the conservatory open to the garden was quite romantic. A hidden gem!

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Top Contributor
115 reviews 115 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

Was a little disappointed as we had been told this was one if the best restaurants in Gordes. The restaurant is lovely as are the waiting staff who were very professional and helpful. The food was mixed, the small plate option for €27 was good value, a nice fresh salad, a beef dish with veg and a lemon dessert was... More

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