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La vache a carreaux

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14 rue de la Peyrolerie, 84000, Avignon, France
+33 4 90 80 09 05
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is the perfect place to unwind after a long day wandering the streets of Avignon. The cheese selection and wine list is superb. I would highly recommend it. The staff is friendly and is happy to provide an English menu.

1 Thank Matt G
Dallas, Texas
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

"Cozy" and "charming" are appropriate descriptors for this restaurant. The menu features mostly dishes involving some variety of cheese or other. The tartiflette was very rich but tasty; the chicken was also very good. The staff is friendly and knowledgable; the wines are affordable and offer an impressive variety for the size of restaurant. Off the beaten path and worth... More 

Thank TheGalavanteers
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46 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016 via mobile

Went here for a business dinner. It was the third visit and again wasn't disappointed. Great meal and service with a very relaxed atmosphere. Had the Camembert fondue with cold meats, potatoes and bread with a beautiful bottle of local Ventoux wine. Perfect.

1 Thank Bigliz1
New York City, New York
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111 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

Not a lot is open for dinner on Monday evenings in Avignon, so we were very fortunate to have stumbled upon La Vache à Carreaux. The staff were very nice, and dinner and dessert were delicious. We both had the duck entree with a glass of wine each, followed by the mi cuit au chocolat (lava cake) and espresso. The... More 

Thank CapitanaD
Bra, Italy
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55 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016

La Vache à Carreaux is not easy to spot, unless you know about it. Which we did, thanks to the owner of the B&B we were staying at and who suggested that we eat there. You walk past the synagogue, past Place Jerusalem and, after a maze of alleys, you get to Rue Peyrollerie. Once inside the restaurant, you can't... More 

Thank Silviademick
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32 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us by a friend, and we enjoyed our meal so much we went again the following night. Very friendly and chatty staff. We had two different salads on different nights, plus I had a half Camembert cooked in garlic and white wine. My wife particularly liked her red berry crumble, which was nicely judged to... More 

Thank John W
Brooklyn, New York
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2016

La nourriture était super, mais il y avait un serveur (mince et chauve) qui avait un problème avec nous. Il nous a ignoré pendant toute la soirée, et quand il nous a apporté les plats, il restait silencieux (pas un seul "bon appetite" . A la fin, il a mis une dessert dans l'addition qu'on n'avait pas commandé. Il nous... More 

2 Thank Joy C
New York City, New York
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59 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

Food so good, everyone enjoyed their meal. Cheeses excellent, all the main courses delicious. Cute place, lots of wines and cheeses, but also a full menu- fish, duck, etc. Very local place, and they do not make speaking English easy, but worth going.

Thank nycfussy
Fort Langley, Canada
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

Busy little restaurant tucked around the corner from the Place Saint-Pierre! Food was very good, good wine list with reasonable prices. My husband and I had a wonderful time dining here and would return in a heart beat! If you don't have time for dinner, be sure to drop in for a bottle of wine and a charcuterie platter. Cozy... More 

Thank KrisNajman
Genoa, Italy
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34 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

not many options for local food in the very center on Sunday night within an acceptable price. we both had a main course, a glass of wine and shared a dessert: duck was nice, the pork ok (nothing memorable), cake I forgot. service was very good, location is great and atmosphere is nice in the main room

Thank andrea r

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$16 - $33
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
7:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 rue de la Peyrolerie, 84000, Avignon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Vaucluse  >  Avignon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 90 80 09 05

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