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40, avenue Princesse Grace, Monte-Carlo 98000, Monaco
+377 98 06 03 60
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Today
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Sun - Sat 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Late Night
Good for:
Breakfast/Brunch
Dinner
Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 80
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 2
    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
Most recent review
Most disappointing restaurant

During our trip to the south of France and 10 straight nights eating at phenomenal restaurants only Blue Bay disappointed. It is possible my expectations were to high but we experienced very little to recommend. The outdoor seating was closed due to an anniversary party that night. That said, we... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed November 26, 2014
Bill W
,
Naples, Florida
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Dinner
  • Late Night
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Naples, Florida
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

During our trip to the south of France and 10 straight nights eating at phenomenal restaurants only Blue Bay disappointed. It is possible my expectations were to high but we experienced very little to recommend. The outdoor seating was closed due to an anniversary party that night. That said, we thought the indoor restaurant was a modern design and quite... More 

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the big blue marble
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Dining outside, looking out to the sea in October. Wow. And then came the food.... It was simple phenomenal. Truffles with soft boiled egg and manioc. The Caribbean has arrived, the spices in my fish soul added warmth without fire. Couldn't get enough of the herbs in the panko flaked sardine, and the sugar bowl that held my dessert was... More 

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London, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

As we were staying at the Monte Carlo Bay Hotel for a surprise 30th birthday, I decided to book the Blue Bay restaurant for our first night and I have to say it was brilliant. The outside setting of the restaurant is brilliant and a real treat. The table was set to look out of the bay and amazingly lit... More 

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Monaco
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18 reviews 18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Nice scenery outside, even though inside dining room is not spectacular. Service is nice, I'd say a bit too much 'in your face' trying to take away your food 3 times, even if you say you didn't finish. I'd understand that, if the restaurant was full and had a queue waiting outside, so they want you to finish as fast... More 

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Toshima-ku, Tokyo, Japan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We went 9th. Nov. 2014. dinner at 8pm. View , taste, staffs and every things were nice!

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Desenzano Del Garda, Italy
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Amazing scenery, good food quality, appreciable kindness and impressive professionalism but the prices are totally unconnected to the real world. 478 € for a bottle of Gewurtztraminer, two drinks, two appetizers, two first courses and two main dishes without dessert and coffee is an unreasonable request

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Vincent W, Deputy General Manager at Blue Bay, responded to this review

Dear PaoloSchmidt, First of all, thank you for having experienced the Blue Bay and for sharing your feedback. Your comment has particularly caught our attention. The final amount depends on Guest’s “gourmet” choice (for food or wine&drinks) and of course the number of guests. The 3-courses menu is rated at 75 € and the 4-courses menu at 85€. Our Chef... More 

Brett Jolly
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Its a difficult place to review; the terrace looks out over the Monaco bay so the view is stunning; the restaurant itself is quite contemporary, but hasn't quite escaped the "restaurant in a hotel" look, its still a bit 70's and feels "hotel-like" as opposed to Luxury Restaurant. We were unlucky as the weather forced THREE changes of table, eventually... More 

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Vincent W, Deputy General Manager at Blue Bay, responded to this review

Dear Brett Jolly, Thank you for having diner art the Blue Bay and for sharing your experience. I’m very happy to read such a comment. Unfortunately, the weather is out of our control and it has been very unpredictable during July !!! The quality of service is very important for us. Be assured that your satisfaction will be shared with... More 

Turin, Piemonte, Italy
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We have eaten in a few places in Monte Carlo and were searching for something different for our 25th wedding anniversary. When we arrived they gave us our choice of seating because the weather had turned and we could not sit on the terrace. We chose a seat with the a beautiful sea view far from anyone else, of course.... More 

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We ate at this restaurant because we were staying in the hotel. Initially we sat at a table and ignored, however when the staff realised we had not been greeted or given a menu they could not have been more helpful. Personally I found the Menu very confusing but when I asked for help one of the staff gave me... More 

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London
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Amazingly inventive and delicious food with exceptional service from start to finish. The whole dining experience was simply perfect. We were given recommendations on the menu (there was so much choice) when we asked and received the perfect amount of attention throughout the evening. I was extremely impressed and so pleased I read the reviews on here before going to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 40, avenue Princesse Grace, Monte-Carlo 98000, Monaco
  • Location: Europe  >  Monaco  >  Monte-Carlo
  • Phone Number: +377 98 06 03 60

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 22 - 84
  • Cuisine: Mediterranean
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm

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