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La Fourchette

17 rue Racine, 84000, Avignon, France
+33 4 90 85 20 93
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beef stew” (28 reviews)
“escargot” (24 reviews)
“profiteroles” (15 reviews)
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French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 rue Racine, 84000, Avignon, France
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Very cosy restaurant with delicious food. I tried escargots for the first time in my life there and loved them. My picky 12 year old son even liked them. We tried them elsewhere, and they just didn't compare!

Thank coricop
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had been really looking forward to our dinner at La Fourchette, since it was highly recommended on TA, as well as a local in the area. The atmosphere is really nice, and I have to say that the staff could not have been more...More

Thank Trussell44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We think this is at least the seventh time we've enjoyed eating here. We visit the South of France every year and wherever we are going La Fourchette has to be fitted in to our meal plans. As another reviewer has said recently make sure...More

1  Thank 387snowy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small restaurant a bit off the beaten path but not far from the main area. Unassuming and surprising in that the decor is more modern with some oriental feel. Everything we ordered was soooooo good and yet a surprising blend of seasonings...More

Thank Susan c
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We always try to go to La Fourchette when we are near Avignon. The food and service are consistently superior and this time was no exception. They currently have a tomato veloute on the menu that is one of the best cold soups that I...More

Thank ssdssi
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

We chose La Fourchette via Trip Advisor - looking for an authentically French restaurant that showed a degree of imagination without going in for either burgers or grass ice cream. Your reviews got it right. A family restaurant, lovely service, comfortable and light. The food...More

Thank Pestiferooz
Reviewed July 3, 2017

Spectacular food in a welcoming setting just around the corner from the Place De l'Horologe. I had a full meal reasonably priced with friendly service and fresh fare. I'll be back in the future.

Thank Mike N
Reviewed July 1, 2017

This is a lovely establishment at the heart of Avignon. The service was warm and welcoming, and the food was wonderful. We didn't make a reservation but were lucky to get a table early in the evening (our Air BnB host smartly recommended it to...More

Thank Robin6155
Reviewed June 25, 2017

Tried this restaurant on a recent trip to Avignon. Family run, friendly, efficient and very welcoming. Food was wonderful! Scallops to die for, nothing too much trouble. Go and try it for yourself, you won't be disappointed. Great atmosphere and they were having to turn...More

Thank Anne G
Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

The ambience, food and service were excellent. This isa family run business with all of the staff working together to make everyone feel special.

Thank 1312gingr
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Response from Pieter D | Reviewed this property |
Preferably yes; even in October (outside of high season) it tends to get crowded.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
7:15 pm - 9:45 pm
12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
7:15 pm - 9:45 pm
12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
7:15 pm - 9:45 pm
12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
7:15 pm - 9:45 pm
12:15 pm - 1:45 pm
7:15 pm - 9:45 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 rue Racine, 84000, Avignon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Vaucluse  >  Avignon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 90 85 20 93
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