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9 rue de la Republique | angle de la rue Eugene Giraud, 06560 Valbonne, France
+33 9 54 43 95 62
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Oct 17, 2016
“They are not a restaurant...”
Aug 16, 2016
“Farm to Table finally on the Riviera, simply deciliously fresh”
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French, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
9 rue de la Republique | angle de la rue Eugene Giraud, 06560 Valbonne, France
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Reviewed October 17, 2016

The very first place we dined in Valbonne and the food was good. The service was not. When we asked for bread we were told with a laugh, "we are a bar, not a restaurant." Bars don't have bread? Right.

Thank Jake R
Reviewed August 16, 2016

Came back to this small bistrot and love the food that is so fresh, so organic, so refreshing. If you want French Fries and Moules, please go somewhere else: moules don't grow in this region and are bought in bulk in Costco-like places at all...More

Thank skinneriv
Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

We are a family of seven and we're extremely disappointed with the meal. The menu is very limited, service slow and confused and the food was awful. Cannot understand where the ratings came from.

Thank Jane W
Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

This is a very small restaurant, staff are friendly. However this is not fine dining but an interesting experience. We tried 2 different wines; Papillion red which is organic, no sulphites and is a little cloudy, taste is lovely and Brutal which was decanted and...More

Thank Suegympie
Reviewed February 19, 2016 via mobile

Everything from the food to the wine to the beer is organic. It's not haute cuisine, but it's always a good meal, and I've never been disappointed. Don't be scared off if it looks empty as there's a second room upstairs that is cosier and...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed October 29, 2015 via mobile

Disappointing experience at L'Escale - had wanted to try it as the menu read well and was different - welcome is good, upstairs is a nice cosy room and on a very wet night the fire was a welcome feature. Friendly service had us off...More

Thank David C
Reviewed September 19, 2015

We were only looking for a main course this particular evening and were very impressed by the meals served. The waiter explained that they source all their food locally and certainly my duck was very nice and well cooked. My wife had an interesting dish...More

Thank Perthcott
Reviewed August 27, 2015 via mobile

The restaurant is small and looks friendly, however the food is terrible for lack of a better word. The menu is very, very limited and tastes bland. An expensive place to eat very bad food. Unfortunately none of us have anything nice to say about...More

Thank Nella-James
Reviewed August 16, 2015 via mobile

Perhaps I shouldn't write this review as we did not stay to eat, but the menu is very limited (only 4 main courses of which one was vegetarian lasagne and the other snails) leaving no real choice for our family. We apologised and left but...More

Thank Rachel K
Reviewed July 22, 2015

Fell upon this restaurant while searching the street of Valbonne. Had seen the reviews on Tripdvisors, and read well. The owners couldn't have been more welcoming and friendly but unfortunately the food left a lot to be desired. We were reminded several times that the...More

Thank Luckyme1970
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 rue de la Republique | angle de la rue Eugene Giraud, 06560 Valbonne, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Valbonne
  • Phone Number: +33 9 54 43 95 62
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