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“Very..very bad service” 3 of 5 stars
Review of La Provence

La Provence
110 Diamond Creek Place, Roseville, CA 95747
916-789-2002
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Ranked #77 of 373 restaurants in Roseville
Price range: $30 - $50
Cuisines: French
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Blue Oak
Description: La Provence offers 4-Star cuisine with an emphasis on quality fresh seasonal and locally grown ingredients combining the flavors of France and the Mediterranean Regions. Truly unique settings which suggest a European country estate with numerous rooms and creekside terrace seating. Surrounded by 51 acres of parks and open space, the perfect location for special events or wedding celebrations. Specialize in accommodating groups and events, from an all day meeting to corporate dinners and presentations.
Roseville, California
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 5 cities Reviews in 5 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Very..very bad service”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013 via mobile

The sever treated us like a burden and ignored us for at least twenty minutes after we were seated. Took us over a half an hour to get a beer, i know because i made a phone call right before going into the restaurant. They were also out if several beers that were on the menu.

The food was very good. The calamari was cooked just right, not too common to find a chef that doesn't over cook it.

If you can stand a rude and inattentive server, then the food is worth it.



  • Visited July 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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English first
Lincoln, California
Top Contributor
60 reviews 60 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 19 cities Reviews in 19 cities
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
“Excellent lunch”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

Have not been for a couple years. Went for lunch and loved their menu. Sat outside with music. Crab cakes were incredible. 1 per person is plenty for an appetizer. The deep friend peach salad was incredible. Service, excellent. Plenty to choose from this great French restaurant. We'll be back.

Brad & Joey
Villa 1302
Villa La Estancia, Nuevo Vallarta, Riviera Nayarit

  • Visited July 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Roseville, CA
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
“Not impressed...”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013

We have a lot of friends who like it here and had suggested it to us. Our first and only experience was not great. Service was not good, and food was definitely not great. Probably won't return.

Visited October 2012
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Roseville, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
Reviews in 7 cities Reviews in 7 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Beautiful restaurant”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2013

The food is usually very good - - the service is also usually very good although ocassionally they seem to be a little short-handed which can make for a long lunch session. The setting is fantastic. The interior is so beautiful and the outdoor area is amazing - surrounded by oak trees and nature area. La Provence is not perfect but they try very hard and we are so lucky to have this fabulous restaurant in Roseville.

Visited May 2013
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27 reviews 27 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 12 cities Reviews in 12 cities
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
“Snooty and unwelcoming hostess with the leastest”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2013 via mobile

We had to call and leave a message so that we could dine here(wth?!) when we arrive the snooty hostess asked if we had a reservation. We said no. She said well then it will be a 20 minute wait. Then we said, but we did call and leave a message that we wod line to make a reservation for two. She then said, ok, follow me, right this way. (Wth!?). We sat outside in this alley way by the window. The service was good and the food was as well. But our first impression was, seriously people get over yourselves. Live music would have been nice.

  • Visited May 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
    • 4 of 5 stars Food
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