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Cafe des Arcades

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17 T rue de la Fontaine, 06560 Valbonne, France
+33 4 93 12 00 06
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11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Nice, France
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

You go to "Cafe des Arcades" to sit in the sun and for the cozy atmosphere, not for the food. The pizza is delicious, here its made thin and crispy. Att the end of October there are less tourists, but the restaurant with its large well located terrasse, is full when the sun is out. The French language is mixed... More 

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South Shields, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

This restaurant is in one of the most delightful settings you could imagine, the main square of an old world French village one of four establishments situated there and surrounded by very interesting shops which are not expensive. We were four in our party and only ordered mains, it was too hot for a three course lunch . One of... More 

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Thank tynesalmon
London, United Kingdom
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

We had a very nice family lunch with some tasty Rose on the terrace. The kids and I had pizzas which were excellent. My wife who chose the goat cheese salad was slightly disappointed - it was a bit dry and missing some dressing. The service is very good and friendly. Highly recommend this place.

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Thank gourmant2
Vienna, Austria
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

Make an early reservation. It is full with french and foreigners leaving in the Mougins st Paul area. You get everything you can think of Cote d'Azur kitchen and atmosphere

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Thank Ralf B
Greater London, United Kingdom
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113 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Situated in the town square of Valabonne amongst other cafes this is a delightful place to sit and absorb the last remaining autumn sun rays from the sky. We just had cold drinks here but it was nice and relaxed. They also serve food but we didn't try any. Wifi available to keep the kids entertained. Very clean inside the... More 

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Thank Elusive-Camel
Zurich, Switzerland
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

A relaxed yet vibrant setting in the market town of Valbonne. Packed restaurant and excellent service. The fresh roasted sardines were sublime accompanied by an excellent rosé. Couldn't fault the restaurant.

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Thank AliMac1963
Atlanta, Georgia
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

The food, the service, the ambience...all of it wonderful, exciting, romantic and delicious. I cannot wait to return.

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Thank Jake R
London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

So this is not gourmet, but if you want good salads, pizza and/or pasta especially, it is not to be missed. There are plenty of choices in Valbonne for this quality of restaurant, but as you can see when you are in the Valbonne square, people "vote with their feet." This place is always packed, whilst other restaurants - even... More 

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Thank Tim H
Toronto
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Always the busiest of the restaurants in the central square in Valbonne, this cafe is fun and easy to visit. Lovely spot for morning coffee and pain au chocolat. Great pizza. Spectacular profiteroles. Pasta a bit heavy and overly large portions, and service not always promptly attentive, but these are tiny issues in an otherwise lovely spot.

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Thank pchute
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016

Downside was it took a while to be served . Partly due to it being market day and it was very busy. Upside being the food was excellent good value and wine served by the caraffe kept the price down considerably. Location on the square idyllic .

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, French, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 T rue de la Fontaine, 06560 Valbonne, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Valbonne
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 12 00 06

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?