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La Forge

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Avenue Fernand Barbary, 06510 Carros, France
+33 4 93 29 31 50
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12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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London, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the few restaurants in Carros, and the only one that considers itself a fine-dining experience. My family and I came to celebrate an anniversary, expecting better food and better service than the usual fare. Unfortunately, we left disappointed. The service was uninspiring, they had ran out of beer (by 730pm!) but the key issue were the... More 

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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Having used trip advisor (and the sat nav) to find this restaurant we were disappointed in the food. Essentially the seasoning, whether that was the usual condiments or the herbs, on virtually every dish was heavy handed. Service was good but that did not make up for a disappointing evening. It could, and should, have been so much better. The... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

La Forge is located at the entrance of the perched village of Carros. I enjoyed a wonderful lunch here on 21st June with my sister before flying back to the UK. The waiter was excellent. The food was exceptional, in my opinion. It is not often that you are presented with an 'amuse bouche' ...it was quite unexpected but so... More 

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Nice, France
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016 via mobile

Celebrating birthday with dear friends gives high expectations - and met them. Two times "Ode to truffles" and two times selections from the menu with truffles of course. A well prepared menu and good attention from the family staff. I'll be back😎

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Thank Niceview-dk
Gattieres, France
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2016

Lovely little rustic restaurant at the foot of this village. Excellent dishes from a menu. There is also space for dining outside during the summer months.

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Thank Elizabeth M
Munich, Germany
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Nestled at the entrance of medieval Carros, the setting is extremely engaging. A welcoming crew does not absolve a cruel disillusion when noticing an …oven warming up all the dishes! Here no traces of a chef composing with pots and pans, just an …oven. Finally but not least, for an average of 40-50€ pro person, an extremely overrated place.

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Thank Nadine L
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Driving from Beaulieu-sur-Mer in mid-March to catch an overnight ferry from Toulon to Corsica, we had time to spare so decided to head for the hills above Nice to look for a place to lunch, and came across this gem in deserted Carros. Welcoming staff (father and young son, we think) and one of the best risotto dishes we have... More 

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Hatfield, United Kingdom
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133 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We visited this lovely little restaurant on a beautiful sunny day. It is located in Carros Village and there is a wonderful view across to the Alpes-Maritimes in the North. It is a family business and we had an excellent welcome from the patron and his attentive staff. We were seated comfortably, the food was of very good quality and... More 

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Thank David L
Sao Paulo
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

This small and specialised restobar is simply the best. I liked the food and ambience equally and the owner and staff are equally interesting.

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Sanibel Island, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

Our entrees were very lovely, but the appetizers and desserts were even better. Comfortable indoor seating and attentive owners....

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue Fernand Barbary, 06510 Carros, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Carros
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 29 31 50

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?