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la bartavelle

8 Rue Laennec, Vaison-la-Romaine, France
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: French
Description: it's a great restaurant, recommended to us by the owners of l'eveche chambre d'hote.
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Description: it's a great restaurant, recommended to us by the owners of l'eveche chambre d'hote.
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  • Danish first
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
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English first
Palmerston North, New Zealand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We had lunch in this restaurant twice. On both occasions the food was excellent, the service friendly and helpful and all-in-all great value for money.

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Cleveland, Ohio
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

The previous reviewer's experience was similar to mine; this was the best meal I had in France (and there were many good ones to choose from) and one of my favorite meals of all-time. I don't want to overhype this place, but I definitely recommend it to anyone looking for classic French cuisine. I read about La Bartavelle in Rick... More

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Calgary, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Absolutely outstanding! The food was wonderful. The service was tremendous. The mise en bouche was delightful, the scallop dinner delectable, the desserts were delicious, the cheese selection outstanding. This was possibly our best meal in France!!!

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Geneva, Switzerland
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We come here whenever we are in Vaison-la-Romaine and have never been disappointed. The food is excellent and the prices really reasonable. The service is quick and friendly. Not much more to say...

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Melbourne
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

We ate here in October and had a wonderful evening meal. The female waiter was very helpful and pleasant when I asked about a local fruit. She tried to find a translation on Google to explain the Physalis to me. The food was very good and it was nice to be in a restaurant where all the other patrons were... More

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Brisbane, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

I own Le Classic French restaurant in Brisbane , Australia. and let me tell you that on my French trip we came across La Bartavelle, the food was superb, the service very friendly, no arrogant French here... a night to remember. I will recommend it to all my friends. and the little town of vaison la romaine is just a... More

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Riyadh
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

On a super hot summers day we were walking the streets searching for this favourite amongst locals. Really diffuclt to find but was worth it! For 29 euro pp we enjoyed an excellent meal with great Rose wine by the glass. I had prawns flambeed in Pastis and so did hubby - very rich but to die for. I had... More

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Nashville, Tennessee
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38 reviews 38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2013

Our French friends, who live nearby and work in Vaison-la-Romaine, took us to La Baravelle on June 2. It was great. The service and food were fantastic. Because the restaurant is off the beaten path, I believe that's its secret. There were only locals there during our visit. The three course lunch, plus amuse bouche was everything you could imagine... More

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Brooksville, Florida
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62 reviews 62 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

My husband and I selected this restaurant from our Rick Steves' guide book and made reservations for 7:30 on a Tuesday evening in May. It's definitely off the beaten track and nothing special from the outside, but the restaurant itself has an appealing ambiance. My husband ordered the special menu for 24 euros (an eggplant starter, chicken, assorted cheeses and... More

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Esher, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013 via mobile

We were with a party of eight diners, a situation to deter many kitchens in providing adequate and friendly service. Never the less , our excellent five course meal,which included two innovative amuse bouches, was a pleasure throughout. The busy atmosphere ,the attentive service ,the extensive menu, and the French ambiance gave us much satisfaction in this fine restaurant. Good... More

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