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#4 of 103 Bar in Nice
#174 of 1,699 Restaurants in Nice
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Reviewed September 26, 2021 via mobile

We found this bar on our first trip to Nice and stopped there a few times. The beer was good and the outdoor seating was perfect for people watching. Beware of at least one of the waiters…I personally saw him trying to get customers to...leave their change (when they had paid in cash) for him as a tip. I discredit him and American tourists who don’t know that you DO NOT TIP WAITSTAFF IN EUROPE unless you get some over-the-top outstanding service. I’m talking like fitting you into a place that’s full and you don’t have a reservation. It’s not like the US where tips are expected as waitstaff is paid a lower wage, anticipating tips to make up the difference. This waiter should not have been expecting tips nor should he be asking for them. Our waiter was fine. Other than this I’d go back to this bar (we probably will at least once before we leave).More

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed September 25, 2021

Favourite bar in the old town. Buzzy, great drinks & service. Thank you Yan & Christo in particular for looking after us. We'll be back soon James Koch, Bristol

Date of visit: September 2021
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Reviewed August 1, 2021

Hadn't been here for 8 months due to travel lockdowns. I was here with some of my domestic staff. Once again we had a most enjoyable evening. The staff are very friendly and welcoming. Yan, Nicholas, Eric, Jerome, Eddie, Christo, and Dominique were in great...form and there was plenty of banter. If you in Nice you must visit this lovely bar in the Old Town.More

Date of visit: July 2021
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Reviewed September 9, 2020 via mobile

very nice place, but.... i asked for a 50 cl beer, got a bit less, paid the normal price. what if i paid for what i got ?

Date of visit: September 2020
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Reviewed July 23, 2020 via mobile

We’ve been going to les Distilleries for a few years now whenever on holiday in the area. We enjoy the many cocktails mixed by very fast and professional bar tenders, in fact our bar tender last night was alone behind the bar and was juggling...with 4 different drinks simultaneously. This has become our must night out spot whenever having a night out in Nice. I recommend the Ti Punch if you feel in a party mood.More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Reviewed February 27, 2020 via mobile

Fabulous selection of craft beers from around the world, very warm and welcoming. Clean loos and spacious bar whilst maintaining cosyiness.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 11, 2020 via mobile

Nice and friendly bar, dog friendly and a great ambience. Happy hour started at 18:30 so reduced price drinks then if you so desire. The house wine was good and they have Belgian beers - what more could you want?! Lots of seating inside and...out and right in the heart of the old town. A couple of nice restaurants around too so you can make an evening of it.More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 12, 2020 via mobile

A great french pub with a wide range of beers on tap. We managed to finally find a locally created beer which was yum! A must visit when in Nice.

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 3, 2020

An atmospheric experience !! Busy, bustling and vibrant. We chose to sit outside on the street - a great decision to enjoy the ebb and flow of the old town. We visited three times and it was on all three occasions a genuine treat -...make an effort and visit. Recommended.More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed November 24, 2019 via mobile

Just happened to find this bar whilst wandering through Nice Old Town and looking for somewhere to shelter from the torrential rain! An unusual interior and we sat upstairs on a small balcony where you could watch the comings and goings of everyday French life....We ordered two glasses of Beaujolais Nouveau and was surprised to find ourselves sitting there for well over an hour! So good, we went back again in the evening after dinner and enjoyed our second visit just as much!More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Les Distilleries Ideales is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5