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Restaurant David

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1 Place de la Poste, 84220 Roussillon, Gordes, France
+33 4 90 05 60 13
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12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
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39 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This restaurant is popular because its dining room's big glass windows give an unforgettable view onto the red ochre cliffs. We were offered an 'amuse bouche' of mousse of topinambour and parsnips... delightful. I could have eaten this for my main meal. Then came a creamy asparagus soup, delicious. The fish I ordered arrived in a cloud of light-textured white... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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64 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staying a the hotel and had one meal at the restaurant. Nice selection of dishes on the menu and good service. The veloute dish was a great soup with a foam topping. Surprised when the main course of cod came with a similar foam topping. We tried other restaurants in Roussillion and they were all inferior.

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Thank David A
Locarn, France
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed November 22, 2016

We went for an evening meal for a special occasion. The staff spoke French and English. We had a table by the window as there wasn't any room on the terrace, which was a good thing as we still had the view but without the bugs. Great choice of both food and wine and fantastic service.

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Thank SeanandVerity R
Jerusalem, Israel
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41 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed November 4, 2016

we came to a family dinner to celebrate a birthday, food was vary good, place is beautiful, and good fancy but not too fancy. service could be better as the waiter did not understand much english.

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Thank Alon f
Toronto
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed October 30, 2016

We decided to spend our last dinner in Provence here. We were not disappointed. In fact it exceeded our expectations! Foodies will love it. Inventive combinations that really worked well. The recommended local wine was excellent. At night, get a table by the window facing the cliffs. All in all, a very beautiful finish to an amazing holiday in Provence!

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Thank MGMMToronto
York, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed October 19, 2016

We ate here two consecutive nights on a demi-pension rate and we were not disappointed. There was a limited choice on the menu but the food was very well cooked and presented, and the wine list was not over-priced. A good choice if you are in the Luberon, and the view from the restaurant is fantastic.

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Thank Judy C
Seattle, Washington
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38 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed October 17, 2016

We ate In this restaurant twice, each time choosing the fixed menus. The value for the money couldn't have been better. And the food - innovative, somewhat experimental to our experience, and absolutely delicious! Service was very good. We had a veal chop one night - truly did melt in our mouths. My husband had duck and praised it highly.... More 

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Thank Lori M
Bishops Stortford, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful location fab views from terrace or windows Service very nice and polite food small portions but nice not exceptional set menu €35

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Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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319 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 283 helpful votes
Reviewed October 1, 2016

While the food and service in this restaurant are quite good, the view is what makes this place special. Roussillon is situated atop Mont Rouge and this restaurant is located near the top, overlooking the valley and directly across from the ochre cliffs, for which Roussillon is so famous. The ambiance here is hard to beat, and the meal is... More 

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4 reviews
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Reviewed September 28, 2016

This was recommended to us by a couple we met and without a doubt our experience was very positive. The menu was excellent ( great choices) and each of the four of us loved our food . Our service person close two excellent local wines for us. We highly recommend a luncheon on their enclosed terrace- just a lovely experience

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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
$35 - $57
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:15 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Place de la Poste, 84220 Roussillon, Gordes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Vaucluse  >  Luberon  >  Gordes  >  Roussillon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 90 05 60 13
Description
Panoramic views over the ochres of Roussillon.A total change of scene… and one you'll love. Sample the flavours of Provence, and enjoy a range of culinary wonders which Jean Luc Laborie will be delighted to share with you.Come to the Restaurant David with its panoramic views and terrace overlooking the ochre cliffs or take shade in summer under the beautiful pergola with its hundred year-old wisteria.Let our chef Emmanuel Champion delight you with his seasonal gourmet cuisine. A range of set menus, such as the "Return from the Market", draw on local flavours. Meanwhile, the winter fireplace menu boasts various roasted specialities including suckling pig, leg of lamb, rib of beef or rabbit.The Restaurant David is the perfect venue for your family dinners, weddings and any other special occasions…

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