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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner


$20 - $39
French, Mediterranean
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Off the beaten track, lovely little restaurant, off tourists maps , serving. Very nice local dishes . Great service by a very nice waitress. Great value for money , 3 course menu was 35 euros. A few outdoor tables on a quiet street are available...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Angelita C
Reviewed April 26, 2019

Made reservation for mid-week lunch, no problem getting a reservation. Easy to find right around the corner from our favorite bakery. Rather small menu but well chosen items that were fresh, local and beautifully presented. there were three of us; we ordered an vegetable risotto...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank stephen n
Reviewed April 21, 2019 via mobile

This was an excellent restaurant. Casual and relaxed atmosphere. Good quality food. Delicious. Very reasonably priced.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank GourmetTraveller911
Reviewed January 14, 2018 via mobile

L’Alcove is a small restaurant as the name suggests in an alcove but underground. It probably sits 30 covers at any one time. I didn’t book but came quite early in the evening (just after it opened) but if you’re going to go at a...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank chrispducnrice
Reviewed December 1, 2017

Our B&B proprietor, Laurence from Le Four des Banes B&B, recommended this small restaurant, and we are so glad she did! We had a four course meal with a bottle of wine at L'Alcove and we really enjoyed it. The food was excellent, all the...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank FrancophileTraveler
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Visited this pretty little restaurant in a small side street and had a downstairs table. The decor is beautiful and it was the shame we were the only couple dining. I am coeliac and the staff understood my allergy despite us not speaking French. The...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Reviewed September 22, 2017 via mobile

We managed to book a table over the phone due the very helpful french lady who answered and tried her best to accomodate despite my lack of french! We were welcomed warmly and had a delicious 3 course meal. Me and my husband had a...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Sophie W
Reviewed September 15, 2017

The food was delicious. It was cool outside at night so we ate in the downstairs "cave" They only offered a 3 course fixed price dinner but each course offered a meat, fish, and vegetarian option.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Robert S
Reviewed September 10, 2017

We had an excellent prix fixe meal here -- delicious cod, great wine, and a very attentive, thoughtful server who made the whole meal seamless. Would definitely recommend

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Jacque727
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Very good food in a typical street of Avignon. Service was good, good attention to details. Calm and nice.

Date of visit: August 2017
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April 11, 2015|
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We have eaten here and the 2 guys who own / run it both speak very good English. You should not have a problem.
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