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La Chimere Cafe

15 rue Brueys, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
+33 4 42 38 30 00
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Bar, French, European, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
15 rue Brueys, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very friendly, perfect service!! Kids diner provided eventough not on the menu. High quality ingredients and perfectly coocked. We will come back!

Thank caroline v
Reviewed February 21, 2018

This cute restaurant, well hidden down a small street off the beaten path is worth adding to your list. Note, you will need a reservation most evenings as it is now quite popular! Or just stop in for a drink at the cute bar. Quite...More

Thank Peter L
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

What started out as a search for a drink, turned into a fantastic meal with amazing service. A very cosy, friendly, funky place to spend some time in the old town.

Thank Nic G
Reviewed September 18, 2017 via mobile

After facing Monday night closings of our hotel restaurant (chateau de La Pioline), and no room at Mitch and Opera we were directed to La Chimere Cafe. How lucky! This former Cabernet with red and black accents served up the fine cuisine we had been...More

Thank Rider123
Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed the octopus and most specially the duck breast which came with truffled mashed potato, caramelized apples, an eggplant side with tomato and Parmesan, and a side salad. Excellent service as well.

Thank Dee N
Reviewed July 27, 2017

Exclusive French restaurant, we visited it twice for dinner during our stay. The food and the service were perfect, and there was a bar with very good gin cocktails. I strongly recommend it.

Thank Ogi0
Reviewed January 28, 2017

LOVED this restaurant with its quirky decor! One of our best meals and most memorable evenings. Highly recommend this restaurant!

Thank BarbaraF118
Lachimerecafeaix, Propriétaire at La Chimere Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded February 10, 2017

Thank you very much for your nice review & hope to see you again soon !

Reviewed January 4, 2017

The concierge at our hotel booked dinner for us here on our first night in town. From the outside the place is quite unassuming but once go inside through the bar it goes down 2 levels to a great cosy and atmospheric restaurant. After a...More

Thank Noel W
Lachimerecafeaix, Propriétaire at La Chimere Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 28, 2017

Thank you very much for your nice comment. Glad you had a good time and hope to see you again soon !

Reviewed December 1, 2016 via mobile

I was sent there by a local wine shop. Nice electronic music and mild lights create some atmosphere. Staff is lovely and drinks worth trying. Just had a lovely chocolate and pear dessert. Let's try dinner next time.

Thank Oliv R
Lachimerecafeaix, Propriétaire at La Chimere Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded January 28, 2017

Thank you very much for your nice review. Hope to see you again soon for a full diner!

Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Welcoming bar up a side street . We sat at the bar although we were offered a table if we wanted. Many rhums , whiskeys on offer and cocktails. We had mojitos and although OK they didn't used fresh limes so wasn't as good as...More

Thank Pnmt1850
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$15 - $41
Cuisine
Bar, French, European, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
Monday
6:30 PM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
6:30 PM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
6:30 PM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
6:30 PM - 2:00 AM
Friday
6:30 PM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
6:30 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 rue Brueys, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Aix-en-Provence
  • Phone Number: +33 4 42 38 30 00
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Description
Fine homemade seasonal dishes and tapas bar with a wide selection of cocktails and wines in a comfortable and baroque chic setting.
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