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Il Etait une Fois

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Thu, 4/25
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
French, Mediterranean, European
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed January 7, 2019

This is a beautiful, elegant restaurant in Aix's center. Too bad I was traveling alone as it is a wonderfully romantic place to share. I had monkfish in a foam, which was served with pork belly and slivers of cheese. While it never sounds good...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank mark r
Reviewed September 17, 2018

Scene: A group of us were in Aix for the night. Being a Monday, most places were either closed or full with no prior reservation. We came across this place while walking along a side road and were drawn in by the look of the...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

This is cute restaurant 🍴. There are quite few choice of meal. The food was good but the service was just okay and could improve a lot to become excellent. Too bad.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank hiritos
Reviewed September 18, 2017

Have dinner here! The menu offers Provençal dishes- regional cuisine that can be hard to find. Freshest ingredients, careful and caring kitchen team+affable staff=a delightful meal. Decor is whimsical and imaginative. Noise level can be quite high in the main dining room--the alcove is much...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Reviewed August 19, 2017

Cute restaurant with great service and interesting food. We were with a large group and the it went off seamlessly. Would definitely recommend.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Hawkeyewriter
Reviewed July 10, 2017

We went to Il Etait une Fois two times (so far) and enjoyed the ambiance, food, and service. The menu is fixed and changes according to what looks good to the chef. The local pork is often featured and should be tried when you are...More

Date of visit: July 2017
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Reviewed July 2, 2017

We came to Il Etait une Fois for our first dinner as a part of Cooking in Provence, a culinary tour of Provence with Chef Kathy of Food Lover's Odyssey. Kathy lived in Provence and knows the young owners. The meal was incredible good and...More

Date of visit: July 2017
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Reviewed May 29, 2017

Delicious dishes in a € 24 (2 plate + dessert) lunch menu near to a Cours! The enteriőr is rather modern where a warm welcome helps you to enjoy your time in Aix. HUGE list of quality wines. We can just recommend this place.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Erika S
Reviewed September 25, 2016

We were advised to go here as Le Bistro Latin is shut on Sundays. Nice couple owing it but slightly rattled by us arriving just as they were getting going. Thought we were being ignored at first but then everything kicked in and we had...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Philip C
Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

We celebrated my spouse's 60th birthday here, per a recommendation from the owner of our apartment in Aix. She said most restaurants aren't open on Sunday nights, but thought we'd enjoy IlEtait une Fois. This small restaurant is run by a husband & wife. He's...More

Date of visit: June 2016
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