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Le Couscoussier

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5 Boulevard Moraliste, 13126 Vauvenargues, France
0442660057
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Miserable service

We only stopped for a drink thank goodness, the location was great but such miserable service! My wife ordered drinks (in French) after a significant wait and the waiter made a huge fuss about not understanding her order. I speak French, and as a young man I am sure he spoke enough English to... read more

1 of 5 starsReviewed July 14, 2014
aix2014
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Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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English first
Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We only stopped for a drink thank goodness, the location was great but such miserable service! My wife ordered drinks (in French) after a significant wait and the waiter made a huge fuss about not understanding her order. I speak French, and as a young man I am sure he spoke enough English to interpret the order without humiliating his... More 

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California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

The Couscoussier is southern France at its best - good food and wine in a charming setting. The complicated couscous recipe is available every day for larger parties, but reserve ahead to on Sunday afternoon when the couscous is usually the menu of the day (22 euros including a delicious dessert with seasonal ingredients as well as the best dark... More 

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Nassau, New Providence Island
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124 restaurant reviews
139 helpful votes 139 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

First of all, this place has a double entry. It is the same as this URL http://www.tripadvisor.com/Restaurant_Review-g644140-d3863431-Reviews-La_couscosserie_provencale-Vauvenargues_Bouches_du_Rhone_Provence.html Vauvenargues is where the artist Pablo Picasso is buried, and from the patio of the restaurant you get a good view of the bastide (caste-manor house) that he owned and where he is buried. It is incredibly scenic. As a matter of fact,... More 

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bergen
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2010

Nice view to the castle in a nice little village. Ordinary food, but the worst behavior from the chef I have ever experienced. An unpleasant, ill, and angry little guy. Watching how he acted against staff as well as guests ruined our trip to the place.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5 Boulevard Moraliste, 13126 Vauvenargues, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Vauvenargues
  • Phone Number: 0442660057

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

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