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L'Epicurien

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16 Place Andre Malraux | Rue du Grand Couvent, 30000 Nimes, France
+33 4 66 67 53 50
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Tue - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thu - Sat 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Chestertown, Maryland
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96 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed November 6, 2016

I went with my friend who had never had tajine...she was very happy with her chicken tajine. I was looking for a couscous...their lunch menu only had merguez...I was hoping for a brochette poulet, but no luck...their dinner menu is bigger I hear. Service and mint tea pouring were very good. Price is reasonable. Nice decor and ambiance.

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Skipton, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed October 5, 2016

Visited L'Epicurien on our last night in Nimes. What a find. Beautiful courtyard setting, with dining indoors if you prefer. We were impressed by the friendliness of the waiter who helped us with the menu as neither of us had eaten Moroccan cuisine before. The food was delicious, hot and plentiful. The service was and excellent. It was a highlight... More 

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Vancouver
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87 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 357 helpful votes
Reviewed August 29, 2016

The quiet interior courtyard was perfect for dining out on a warm August evening. We shared an excellent aubergine starter and then continued with the lamb shank with couscous and vegetables (huge) and a very good lamb tagine with fruit. Finished with delicious patisseries and mint tea. The refreshing mojitos we started with were a surprising plus. All in all... More 

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oxford
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed April 19, 2016

I don't know whether this place has had a change of ownership, or whether we just caught them on a bad night, but our latest meal last Saturday was ruined by terrible service. They were trying to manage a Saturday night service with one experienced waitress and a couple of schoolgirl helpers. The food this time wasn't much better than... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed May 8, 2013

Really relaxed atmosphere with beautiful well-balanced dishes. We paid €15 each for starter, main course, dessert and mint tea, all of which was spot on.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed August 28, 2012

We were very lucky to get a table without a booking (it was packed), though we had to wait for a little while. Once seated, the service was good and efficient. The food was amazing and well worth the wait. The courtyard is a lovely setting for a romantic evening. Highly recommend the kemia as a starter, to die for... More 

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taunton
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34 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed July 26, 2012

there are lots of morrocan restarants this one is specail in courtyard with olives and oleanders draped with gauze it creates the feeling youve entered a mirage, the food has the usal array of tijanes but the cous cous is special what is their secret, and dont miss their pastries and mint tea service also excellent and attentive and its... More 

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Townsville, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed June 20, 2012

The menu looked interesting as did the ciurtyard. We were seated next to a family of three where the little girl was out of control. The staff couldn't do anything about her behaviour, but it set our night off to a screeching start. They were busy and the drinks took a while to arrive - even a bottle of water... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Moroccan, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 Place Andre Malraux | Rue du Grand Couvent, 30000 Nimes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Gard  >  Nimes
  • Phone Number: +33 4 66 67 53 50

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