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La Favola

13 cours Saleya, 06300 Nice, France
+33 4 93 04 45 23
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“pasta” (94 reviews)
“antipasti” (25 reviews)
“focaccia” (5 reviews)
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12:00 PM - 2:30 PMAll hours
Mediterranean, Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
13 cours Saleya, 06300 Nice, France
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Reviewed August 13, 2012

Meals are really good, even if you can be surprised by the size, the taste is here! My favorite is the trio de Mozzarella, but the Penne al forno is also an amazing choice…my suggestion is to go with friends to share the big portion!

Thank Parisiangouteuse
Reviewed July 18, 2012

We absolutely loved la Favola - great food and fantastic service - all the staff are very efficient, polite and friendly. The restaurant was absolutely packed - the queue was wrapped around the restaurant on both nights but the quality of the food and the...More

Thank Cheryl G
Reviewed July 15, 2012

Food my friend ordered which was oven baked was burnt and left a bitter after taste. It was meant to be a delicious beef sauce but there was hardly any meat in the food. The food is nothing fantastic and the service is just okay....More

Thank teedee86
Reviewed July 3, 2012

This is a very busy restaurant, where you need to wait to get a table. The service was OK, as one would expect in a busy tourist area in Nice i.e. poor by standards of other locations e.g. London or New York, but normal for...More

Thank Harlequin25
Reviewed July 1, 2012

This restaurant is right in the heart of old Nice town & is always full of people. We waited 10 minutes for a table to become available for dinner (for 2 people). Whilst the meals are very well priced & generous in their size, we...More

Thank JessyGee
Reviewed June 10, 2012

La Favola is great! Its we found it busy every night but were happy to wait to be seated. The staff were excellent, polite and efficient. I was surprised to read negative reviews? (after reading these negative reviews it would appear that they are both...More

Thank PookieHampshire_UK
Reviewed June 8, 2012

Oversized dishes keeping the quality at high standard

Thank INTESA81
Reviewed June 1, 2012

*This review is long, but it´s worth it!* Upon strolling Old Nice center, I stumbled with this restaurant which seemed to be quite good because of the people seating and eating on the terrace. I was in a party of 4 and the waiter let...More

4  Thank Bruno-DF
Reviewed May 31, 2012

You must not go there, the worse restaurant ever: - Very rude waiters, including the maître; - They do not respect their own operation time. They told us they would close at 11 pm, so we had tried to order 10:45 pm and they did...More

Reviewed May 28, 2012

Service throughout was superb - attentive and informative but not imposing - just right.The restaurant was very busy. Located in the nicest part of the Old Nice, it is wonderful during the day with the market next door but great for dinner also, it feels...More

Thank stefanosKozani
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
$19 - $37
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Families with children, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 cours Saleya, 06300 Nice, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Nice
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 04 45 23
Ideally situated between the Cours Saleya, La Favola faces our restaurant La Voglia. The terrace, sunny in both summer and winter, offers you a modern and agreeable setting. A restaurant of character with a warm ambiance, where "David" is the master of the place. La Favola enjoys the benefit of an exemplary and dynamique service with the assurance of a pleasurable taste. The chef pr The chef prepares Italian cuisine with an imprint of authenticity and modernity, generous, simple and refined. Guests can enjoy dishes such as novel dishes such as pasta salad, fritto misto, mozzarella and vegetables, and such as buffalo mozzarella pizza. We also invite you to taste the exceptional desserts that is the hallmark of our restaurant : giant profiteroles and creme caramel, as well as the tronchetto with nutella. We welcome you every day of the year.
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