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La Caravelle

3 rue de l Eglise, 06230 Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
+33 9 52 27 03 29
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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French, European, International, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3 rue de l Eglise, 06230 Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Absolutely good family restaurant. The lamb was made sousu vide style, which is soft and juicy! All products best quality! The starter, main, dessert is delicious! I deeply recommend!

Thank ZanaB27
Reviewed 1 week ago

La Caravelle is one of several restaurants on the steep steps of the pretty town of Villefranche-sur-mer. Choose the right table and you get an excellent view both up the hill and down to the port. We chose the reasonably-priced 3-course "menu" that started with...More

Thank CaroleLondon2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an amazing little find. Came across this place walking around - ended up coming for dinner twice. The lady who runs this is so lovely and accommodating which made this a good experience. The menu is such good value for money for 18 euro!...More

Thank Emily H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fantastic meal here. Every course is well put together and presented. But probably the most surprising thing is the value for money. Villefranche and Nice are not cheap places in general so nice surprise when the bill came. Would definitely recommend La...More

Thank Irene C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went last night, two couples, one of whom was celebrating his birthday. The food was excellent as all the reviews have said. Yes madame can be a little abrupt but it’s clearly part of her charm and as the evening progressed we were serenaded by...More

Thank Judy W
Reviewed September 9, 2018

We were walking to find a place to eat and were hesitant at first. What an absolutely great and pleasant surprise! The food was excellent! Best Bouillabaisse we have ever had! Great atmosphere, delicious food and wine.

1  Thank I F
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Lovely evening, great food, lovely staff. Typical fabulous Villefranche ambience. Definitely be back. Excellent quality meal served promptly by lovely English speaking staff/owners.

Thank 146GMO
Reviewed August 23, 2018

We had a very good meal at La Caravelle, which straddles one of the narrow streets Rue de l'Eglise tumbling down to the promenade in Villefranche. The food was fresh and tasty and the value for money pretty fair. The service was attentive (if sometimes...More

1  Thank ThomSix
Reviewed August 9, 2018

We were looking for a place for dinner after the beach and a friend advised this one. It was a nice surprise for different reasons. The location is lovely and the food (menu set) is an excellent deal (considering the rip off prices of some...More

Thank Nanto77
Reviewed August 8, 2018

We wanted to visit Villefranche sur Mer and checked online for some restaurant suggestions. It was pleasant surprise in this restaurant. The menu was good choice and appetizers were fantastic, there were many choices for the main meal. It is family own, local produce, nice...More

Thank MajaBos1966
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
7:15 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:15 PM - 10:00 PM
7:15 PM - 10:00 PM
7:15 PM - 10:00 PM
7:15 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:15 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 rue de l Eglise, 06230 Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Villefranche-sur-Mer
  • Phone Number: +33 9 52 27 03 29
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