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Le Cockpit


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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner


French, Mediterranean, European
Lunch, Dinner
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service

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Reviewed September 1, 2018

This is my favorite place to eat in Villefranche- I have eaten here many times. The food was always good and the staff always lovely. It’s off the beaten path, low key and relaxing. I look forward to my next visit.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Latonijane
Reviewed January 22, 2018

Excellent up rated family cuisine, fabulous salads and fresh ingrediants, plus tremendous variety - but if he doesn' t have it he'll tell you! Good choice of wines, but we found the house wine first class and all at a very reasonable cost - probably...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank CaptFifi
Reviewed September 28, 2017

My wife & I have been visiting "Le Cockpit" for over ten years now. Without exception, we have had great meals, in a superb location. The restaurant is frequented by its regulars, from the Capitainerie, boatyard and residents, as well as the "in the know"...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Barry R
Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

... and lovely food. The specials are worthy of the name and the salads as fresh as a daisy. If you are not confident in French they make things easy. Highly recommended.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank jake_auerbach
Reviewed June 23, 2017

It started with getting a table for two next to a table of 12 people...must have been a company lunch. No issue until I saw the waiter/server give the local French people the better tables away from the company lunch party. I said nothing...We ordered...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank deb w
Reviewed June 8, 2017 via mobile

This is the kind of restaurant where you simply want to have lunch at a reasonable price without any pretentiousness feeling but a unique location : the old harbor of Villefranche sur Mer. It's the kind of place where you will find all targets or...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Caramel06000
Reviewed November 14, 2016

We dropped in to this lovely oceanside cafe for a glass of wine alfresco. We told the waiter that we only wanted a glass of wine. When pressed to order food - and being reminded that we only wanted wine - the waiter became dismissive...More

Date of visit: October 2016
1  Thank Domercruisers
Reviewed September 13, 2016

Restaurant used by locals, run by locals using freshly caught fish, in which the restaurant specialises. IF you are staying at Le Versailles Hotel, turn left at main foyer, take left hand pavement for 150m then descend to Le Cockpit by using pathway with 275...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank kerlynfinancial7
Reviewed September 1, 2016

We had a wonderful lunch at this lovely restaurant. We were two families with 4 children. Arrived from the beach and they were full outside but we sat inside despite the owner worrying we would get too hot (we didn't). Everyone ordered different things -...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank TaraBLondon
Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

Food is just ok but the spot is nice and calm, far from tourist crowd for local people. I had mixed grilled seafood. If I return someday it'll be for the warm welcome of the owner and good service. Maybe better to have a beer...More

Date of visit: July 2016
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