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U Fanale

Route de Porto s/n, 20260, Calvi, Corsica, France
+33 4 95 65 18 82
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“braised lamb” (3 reviews)
“cheesecake” (3 reviews)
“filet” (3 reviews)
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Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Route de Porto s/n, 20260, Calvi, Corsica, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in Calvi for two weeks and dined at five restaurants. All of them were visited more than once. They all had good ratings at TripAdvisor. U Fanale placed in a quiet garden is among the more expensive, but serves really good starters, main...More

1  Thank Geir Magne S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First visited this restaurant 11 years ago and if anything it's got even better. The lamb dish on the a la carte is not to be missed as is the braised lamb on the Corsican menu. Said menu is a lot different from its peers...More

1  Thank Derek I
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

I had high hopes for this restaurant so I booked it for my birthday dinner. Big mistake. We had so many great meals in Calvi and this was meant to be the highlight. First of all, we were seated at a table that was essentially...More

Thank marimbagoddess
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Very good restaurant with a super cozy terrace; the food was beautifully presented and served in a timely fashion; service was friendly, though at times not attentive enough; food was very good (foie gras, pintade), but only the dessert (chocolate fondant) was truly excellent -...More

1  Thank luxbrain
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

These days it can be cliche to say this was my best meal ever or this was the best restaurant I have ever ate at. Well at U fanale such a statement may not be hyperbole. The food was really really good. I mean some...More

3  Thank Daniel S
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

We came here years ago and were pleasantly surprised. Decided to give it another try and I have to say we were not the slightest disappointed. Location is beautiful and the sea view is stunning. The food is embarrassingly good. Every dish is thought in...More

2  Thank francescagaiera
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed everything about this restaurant- they have a lovely outside patio under the trees to watch the sunset. The food was outstanding from start to finish. I loved my lamb dish, beautiful presentation and well seasoned with fresh herbs. My husband enjoyed the scallops...More

1  Thank majoresq
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

Well worth the short walk to this slightly out of town gem. Great creative food and a well curated wine list. Lovely views from the terrace. If you drive there is on site parking.

2  Thank Georg B
Reviewed June 25, 2018

This restaurant opened at 7 so good for early dinners , it is situated about 10mins outside Calvi so car essential . Also you must book . If you are assigned a table close to the side of the patio there are views over the...More

1  Thank John M
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

We popped in purely based on a TripAdvisor review on a busy Saturday with no reservation. We were immediately seated and began trying to match the great dishes coming out of the kitchen with what was on the menu - everything looked so beautiful and...More

2  Thank jcapri
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James C
May 6, 2017|
Response from Maudma | Property representative |
We are open for lunch and dîner every days exept on tuesday lunch.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Off-Street Parking, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Route de Porto s/n, 20260, Calvi, Corsica, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Corsica  >  Haute-Corse  >  Calvi
  • Phone Number: +33 4 95 65 18 82
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