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“Delightful meal” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Fou de Fafa

Fou de Fafa
Ranked #2 of 545 Restaurants in Avignon
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $27 - $35
Cuisines: French, European
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Rural Staffordshire
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35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“Delightful meal”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2012

The British couple that run this restaurant deserve the accolades on trip advisor. The restaurant looks stylish, the welcome is warm, and the food is delicious, beautifully presented and reasonably priced.

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3 Thank BigC50
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Date | Rating
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
Hereford, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“One of the best ever”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2012

Returned minutes ago from Fou De Fafa after having eaten one of the best ever meals ever. This restaurant is superb. Great food. Great service. Great atmosphere.

  • Visited February 2012
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2 Thank Tess H
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“Great food, lovely service, warm atmosphere - definitely recommend!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2012

We had a gorgeous night at Fou de Fafa - the owner is English (though obviously can speak fluent French) and she was just lovely - she made everyone in the restaurant feel at home, and was very helpful in recommending wines and dishes.

Our food was fab - would definitely write home about the goats cheese entree and the duck with orange & redcurrants for main... beautiful!

My fiancé has also been DREAMING about the banoffee pie for dessert - it was to die for!
To top it all off, the cheese platter was great and again our hostess explained everything in detail including where in the country all the cheeses were from.

The atmosphere in general was cosy and the prices very reasonable (especially as they do a entree/main/dessert deal - from memory I think is was around 26€).

All in all a gorgeous experience & I would definitely recommend dining here!

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4 Thank CarlaGK
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London, United Kingdom
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44 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
“Excellent food and attentive service”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2011

A great find. Antonia & Russell run a local gem producing fantastic food at relatively low prices. We have a holiday home in Avignon and since discovering Fou de Fafa last summer, it has become a firm favourite in all seasons.

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Chicago, IL
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13 reviews
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“Great find. Perfect start to a great vacation!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011

My friend and I happened upon this spot first night after traveling from Chicago. This was the perfect beginning to a great trip. We were lucky enough to get in without a reservation because we were ready to eat before the rush. We walked by several times throughout our stay in Avignon and each night this place was packed! It's no wonder because both dishes ordered were great. I had the lamb and my travel pal had the duck. Atmosphere was relaxed. The owners were patient and helped to make some great pairings. I would absolutely recommend this restaurant to anyone traveling to Avignon.

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1 Thank sharrold
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