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Le Bateleur

1 Place Theodore Aubanel, 84110 Vaison-la-Romaine, France
+33 4 90 36 28 04
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish” (8 reviews)
“pork belly” (2 reviews)
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1 Place Theodore Aubanel, 84110 Vaison-la-Romaine, France
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11 - 20 of 45 reviews

Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

We were in town on business and as always trying to find a good restaurant is a challenge. Le Bateleur made the best dining experience. The food was not only delicious it was varied. Service was awesome. Will be going back next trip!

Thank Carlos T
Reviewed September 11, 2016

I traveled with a small tour group through Provence hiking between small towns and wine tasting at wineries. We had a free night and the hotel staff recommended this restaurant. It was fabulous!! We had the attention of more than one wait staff (one was...More

Thank Lori B
Reviewed September 7, 2016

Always amazing, can't wait to go back, a big +++ for the chocolate desert !!! The fish and the pork were also amazing. Also a great selection of wines all over France.

Thank Maxime S
Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

We had the pleasure of eating at Le Bateleur last week. We loved the ownership and staff. The decor is gorgeous. The menu is creative and inspired. The Mediterranean octopus ceviche is delicious. We will be back for sure.

1  Thank jonathan m
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Great meals and amazing experience. Service was personal with the owner (Adriana) and servers making sure we were familiar with what we were getting. We loved the menu passion, consisted in entree + fish + main plate + dessert. Put this on your must visit...More

1  Thank Lux N
Reviewed August 26, 2016

This was a return visit to a restaurant which we have known for many years. The word "Bateleur" is French for "Juggler" and it seems that this place is indeed doing some juggling as it tries to find its niche in the restaurant scene in...More

1  Thank SobermanUK
LeBateleur, Propriétaire at Le Bateleur, responded to this reviewResponded August 28, 2016

Mr SobermanUK, We are just a little restaurant in a beautiful and small Provençal village. We make the kitchen we love and we work really hard to make our clients happy. We love the people, the wine and life. Since 2014 we have our regular...More

Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is a 'must visit' in vaison. Lovely provence food with a modern touch. A professional kook that understands his job, a nice and calm atmosphere with fine wines.

1  Thank Cooijmans
Reviewed August 22, 2016

The food is very good but the wait between courses was far too long and the atmosphere - sitting on the "terrace" outside next to an irritating tap pouring water into some grotto thing - was distinctly lacking

1  Thank DCZ213
Reviewed August 7, 2016

It was a busy night in Vaison and this was not our first choice. Perhaps the fact that it was not fully booked was a clue. After an unenthusiastic welcome, our server's comment when I asked for wine recommendations was that she didn't drink wine!...More

3  Thank Van F
Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

We visited this restaurant and had an amazing time. We still think about our meal there and wish we had gone earlier in our trip so we could've returned. The food was the best we had, every course was outstanding. We felt for the quality...More

1  Thank Middletk
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$42 - $60
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Place Theodore Aubanel, 84110 Vaison-la-Romaine, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Vaucluse  >  Vaison-la-Romaine
  • Phone Number: +33 4 90 36 28 04
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