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“Typical French restaurant : great atmosphere and food”

Restaurant Le Cesar
Ranked #6 of 25 Restaurants in Bonnieux
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: French
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Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Description: Restaurant Le César welcomes every one to taste a unique cuisine made of highly fresh products to enjoy while admiring a wonderful panorama on the Luberon, the Monts de Vaucluse et the Mont Ventoux.
Reviewed November 22, 2013

In fact, this is a restaurant and a hotel. My son became ill in the car when passing the village of Bonnieux and so I stopped at the first hotel I saw near the road. The staff was very helpfull and I was allowed to leave my sportscar in front of the door. After a shower, my son was feeling better again and we decided to have dinner. The accomodation for my 3 year old son was great, they had a kids chair. I told the waiter I loved Viognier wine coming from this village and he explained me his views and convinced me to try out another -biological- Viognier wine that the one I had in mind. It proved to be an excellent idea. The food was made with local ingredients, the chef told me and our menus mine with foie gras) were tasting excellent. The restaurant is not cheap, but worth the money. We had breakfast the next morning as well in the restaurant, good choice and nice views.
Tip: ask for the table at the window, you have a superb view over the village with the cobbled streets.
I'm going to return with my wife to this place next year. Recommended .

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Reviewed October 18, 2013

I have to say that I think the food at the Cesar is perhaps the most beautifully flavoured I've ever had. I had the duck followed by the fig tart. The duck was beautifully presented and superbly flavoured served on a long platter interspersed with figs. The flavours were exquisite.
Unfortunately there were no vegetables at all, no potatoes, no other veg at all!
The fig tart which followed with the violet mousse was equally exquisite.
However, as this was my evening meal I found this totally unfulfilling......I think it's the only time I've ever left a restaurant feeling really hungry......if you eat here as your main meal of the day it might be a good idea to have a snack before you dine there, or you could end up going to bed hungry as I did!

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Ramillon P, Propriétaire at Restaurant Le Cesar, responded to this reviewResponded October 19, 2013
Google Translation

Que penser d'un tel avis?
Un client qui a faim, mais qui prend seulement plat dessert
qui commande un magret aux figues et qui s'étonne d'y trouver ........des figues???
Nous avons choisi de servir de la cuisine fine; pas de faire snack.
En outre, il trouve tout très bon mais donne une note sur cinq!!
Décidément impossible de contenter tout le monde.......

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Reviewed October 14, 2013

We had a truly lovely dining experience at Restaurant Cesar. The atmosphere is lovely and the view overlooking the village of Lacoste is beautiful. Although it was dark we saw the twinkling the lights. Our waiter was a young, friendly man who was more than happy to translate the menu for us. He made us feel welcome, making light conversation talking about the town of Bonnieux and we talked about our experiences so far in France and our lifestyle in the US. The food was delicious. We shared a salad that was excellent and we both had fish that was also prepared perfectly. I highly recommend Restaurant Cesar and if ever I am in Provence again I would return for another dinner!

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Reviewed October 8, 2013

Excellent view over Bonnieux and outstanding food at reasonable price relative to quality.Charming waiter multilingual

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Reviewed September 27, 2013

Honest food, nicely presented, very good wines, very agreable service. Of all the restaurants we visited in bonnieux, this was by far the best

Thank Magda D
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