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Le Mayssa Beach

9 Place Wilson | Place Wilson, 06230 Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
+33 4 93 01 75 08
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Mediterranean, French, Vegetarian Friendly
9 Place Wilson | Place Wilson, 06230 Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very nice meal here. We sat at the special pontoon table down by the water for my birthday dinner. The views were lovely. The food was good and well-prepared, and the portions were generous. Our server was excellent, friendly and efficient. Dessert...More

Thank Matt L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had lunch at Le Mayssa Beach restaurant today. It was an absolutely beautiful day - warm temperature, great breeze and azure blue sky. Sitting on the terrace on this beautiful day looking out over the harbor of Villefranche and the Mediterranean...More

Thank Dobson W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We dined at this restaurant at the recommendation of our hotel. The food was absolutely inedible and the service was disgusting, really poor attitudes of all of the staff. They brought us bottles of Voss water that already had the seals broken, which is unacceptable....More

1  Thank Mari111416
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went in August as table for 8 for a birthday celebration - we've been every year for the past 3 years since we discovered it, and the restaurant is our go-to place for fine dining, with a great view. Every dish as brilliant, and the...More

1  Thank jeremy r
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

During our month long stay here we have visited many restaurants but after years of having a second home in Villefranche today was our first visit to Le Mayssa. It was a romantic dinner to celebrate our fifth anniversary of being together so I hoped...More

1  Thank Jordamie
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Such a wonderful setting on the terrace overlooking bay of VF and the sea. So many gorgeous boats bobbing up and down to look at too.... But the food oooh the food! So good and wonderful fresh fish all washed down with some delicious wine....More

Thank Smartcookie1
Reviewed August 6, 2018

I had dinner with my spouse, kids and mother there. First the good points : wonderful setting with a beautiful view over villefranche and Cap Ferrat. Food was good (especially the sole) and the menu is interesting. Desserts were delicious. The bad points : the...More

1  Thank dada58
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

We were simply visiting Villefranche and had no reservation. We got a table overlooking the wonderful bay of Villefranche and watched the boats and the sunset. We agree that the waiter was slightly snappy at the beginning and some staff training might help. Sparkling water...More

Thank Davec0l
Reviewed August 2, 2018

I visited the Mayssa Beach restaurant last night (August 1st 2018) with a friend who was celebrating his 70th birthday. The setting is beautiful as all the photographs indicate. I made the reservation for 19.30hrs in an attempt to avoid the really busy period and...More

2  Thank Barry C
baptiste v, Gérant at Le Mayssa Beach, responded to this reviewResponded August 6, 2018

Hello Mr. C When reading your comment I am sorry to hear what happened to you The lady who opened the door that day probably was also surprised, she certainly did not take all the consideration of the pain she could cause you but apologized....More

Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Went in for the view and was pleasantly surprised by the servings. A "light" lunch that left room for great desserts too. Will definitely go back

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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$21 - $46
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Place Wilson | Place Wilson, 06230 Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Villefranche-sur-Mer
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 01 75 08
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Embark with our crew on the terrace of Mayssa Beach standing as the stern of a ship above the bay of Villefranche. With a single glance, you embrace the Mediterranean, Cap Ferrat and the Citadel. To recommend, the small table of lovers installed on the pontoon a few centimeters of water. Side plate, discover a simple kitchen with some well-measured creative twist, prepared with products from the market and from the sea. For example, squid cooked "a la plancha" with lemon thyme tip served with grilled vegetables, or unusual and exclusive pluma slad of Pata Negra fried with rosemary juice, mashed potatoes and vegetable medley. Also the highly desired "catch of the day" according to the consignment, consisting of grilled fresh fish served with seasonal vegetables and a virgin sauce. The spirit reflects this cuisine combining subtle mix constant quality, friendliness and generosity. Our catering and event service Paloma Events: The Mayssa organizes made to measure your events: cocktail parties, seminars, birthdays, weddings, product presentations, invitation to the press, group lunches or dinners ... Groups menus are available to facilitate the organization of your events, up to 200 people, and two covered rooms can accommodate up to 130 people. Open daily for lunch and dinner, let go by the gourmet breeze Mayssa.
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