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Lou Cigalon-Maison Martin

6 Boulevard Carnot, 06560 Valbonne, France
+33 4 93 12 01 61
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“amuse bouche” (14 reviews)
“truffles” (4 reviews)
“foie gras” (4 reviews)
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French, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
6 Boulevard Carnot, 06560 Valbonne, France
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Reviewed September 27, 2012

I am unable to find a suitable title summarizing last nights’ dining experience at Lou Cigalon which is located in an old 3 story house in the center of Valbonne. Walking in the front door we immediately stopped as it seemed we were walking into...More

2  Thank jr_hummel
Reviewed August 14, 2012

Classic French cooking with style. Child of 8 years was given menu tailored for him while keeping all our courses (plus extra homemade marshmellows!!) . Gluten free needs met while keeping in the style and fashion of our multi-course meal. A definite must and on...More

2  Thank BChupka
Reviewed August 14, 2012

We went there as a family with 5 children for lunch and were most pleasantly surprised by its high level of quality and service. We had the set lunch and each dish were most delicious. Madame was most attentive and the chef even took some...More

Thank Sing2011
Reviewed July 28, 2012

This restaurant provides the old French atmosphere, the fine attention to details in the cuisine, and the earnest service of the chef's wife who really seems to want the diners to feel as though they are guests in her home. Each dish was perfect. The...More

2  Thank TheReids
Reviewed June 27, 2012

This man and wife team have rejuvenated Lou Cigalon, which used to have a Michelin star and they deserve to get a star again based on the service, food and value we have received the last two times we have visited. Fabulous effort, outstanding cuisine...More

5  Thank TheMaxFactor
Reviewed June 24, 2012

Yes, this was once something else, but now it is something new. The new is an excellent restaurant which deserves to succeed, superb food and at very fair prices, we would expect to pay 50-100% more for this in London or Paris. They are eager...More

4  Thank Godalmingsimon
Reviewed June 21, 2012

This was my favourite restaurant ever ..... until it went bust after the chef, Alain Parodi, won his Michelin star. I suspect that it trades on the reviews from the past owners which I think is a tad out of order. It's really not bad....More

1  Thank nutbank
Reviewed January 6, 2011

Ok, it is time to stop crying about the disappearance of Alain Parodi. He is gone, and so is his star. The old Lou Cigalon was a special place, but clearly the cost of staffing a restaurant to maintain his Michelin star drove him into...More

3  Thank berkinet
Reviewed November 25, 2010

My wife and I just went to Lou Cigalon in Valbonne village last night. It had been three years since we last ate there under the previous owner. As we've seen the restaurant reopened a few months ago, we decided to finally give it a...More

2  Thank richvelo
Reviewed September 29, 2010

Our group of four (a couple who have lived in the area for 20 years and 2 overseas visitors) enjoyed a wonderful meal and evening at Lou Cigalon Restaurant last week. The menu is not large, however we thought it was very good value for...More

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June 27, 2017|
Response from EquipeLouCigalon | Property representative |
dear madame, Monsieur, we change frequently our menus and wine list thats the reason why you can't find it on tripadvisor. But if You Whant you can send us an e-mail ( you can find it on our website) and we send you our day... More
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July 1, 2015|
Response from EquipeLouCigalon | Property representative |
Oui, possibilité de menu végétarien, à préciser toutefois à la réservation. Pas de tenue vestimentaire imposée. Au sujet des prix, vous pouvez consulter notre site, vous y trouverez toutes les informations nécessaires. Lou... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$29 - $103
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Boulevard Carnot, 06560 Valbonne, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Valbonne
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 12 01 61
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