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La Trinquette

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rue des Tracapelles, 84220, Gordes, France
+33 4 90 72 11 62
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Dublin, Ireland
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 20, 2016

Book ahead & ask for the upper table for 2 on the balcony - you won't find a more romantic setting! Unfortunately the night we visited the bora was blowing which made it a bit wild! Food & wine - wonderful but it's really about the amazing setting! Would love to go back...

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Thank Brenda-Kearns
Tring, United Kingdom
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100 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is fantastic, service impeccable and the view from the balcony table is second to none. We will definitely be back!

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Thank dominictutton
Asheville
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111 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 6, 2016

The owner of our B&B recommended the restaurant to us. It was one of the best meals of our 2 week trip. I am a vegetarian and sometimes it is hard for me in the South of France to find something to eat other than pizza or salad. The server was warm and welcoming and even recognized us 2 days... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Had a very pleasant meal here on a one night stay in Gordes. The proprietor was very welcoming and gave us a free drink due to a short wait for our table to become free. The food was very good and so was the wine. It was very good value for money. The restaurant had a relaxed and friendly atmosphere... More 

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Georgia
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Made reservations a day ahead because we had 5 people and wanted to make sure we had a terrace table. The meal was perfect. As Americans with little French vocabulary, we needed our translation app to get through the menu but that is to be expected in another country. The food was cooked perfectly ( pork, chicken and cod). Dessert... More 

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Thank TravelboundGeorgia
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

Having decided to have dinner on our last night in the area up in Gordes as it had been a pretty quiet day, we soon realized that everyone was coming out of their hide hole for dinner and had made a booking. After a couple of rejections as they were fully booked, we headed down for one last try, bingo... More 

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Munich, Germany
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90 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

It was a windy evening and insight it was fully booked. Outside the extra heater was started by the staff and we had a nice evening with good local food, friendly service and nice view

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Portland, Oregon
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49 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016 via mobile

The owner of our inn recommended La Trinquette and once again we were not disappointed. It was a charming place, small and cozy. The service was excellent and two dishes really stood out - the steak with foie gras sauce and the grilled vegetable terrine. Outstanding. Our inn owner made reservations which are probably needed. Warning to women-the walk down... More 

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Thank Diane P
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40 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

They have excellent wine, tapas and location. They also do some simple main style courses but smaller dishes were the stand outs in our experience. The local cheeses were especially nice. If you book ahead there's an upstairs terrace.

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Thank Alex M
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

If you like proper French cuisine then this is a must visit restaurant. Don't expect the menu in English. Friendly staff, atmospheric and unusual. The food is just wonderful and very good value. Do need to book. Fully booked on a Thursday in September. Most produce appears to be regionally & organically sourced.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $24
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue des Tracapelles, 84220, Gordes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Vaucluse  >  Luberon  >  Gordes
  • Phone Number: +33 4 90 72 11 62

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?