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La Fourchette

17 rue Racine, 84000, Avignon, France
+33 4 90 85 20 93
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“beef stew” (31 reviews)
“escargot” (26 reviews)
“baba au rhum” (4 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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17 rue Racine, 84000, Avignon, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We really enjoyed our dinner at La Fourchette. They were closed on the weekend otherwise we would have had several more meals here. The escargot were great. The menu had many great choices and everything we had was very well prepared.

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 3 days ago

Restaurant had been recommended by an Avignon local and we had made reservations in advance (absolutely necessary for dinner). Very pleasant, professional staff. Decor a good blend of Provencal and modern. Began with the "petite friture du chef" which was whitebait and absolutely delicious. The...More

Thank nikkie10
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had arrived late in Avignon from London and went in search of a restaurant for dinner. We were jokingly welcomed as last minute diners by the very personable maitre d' (around 9:45) and had a great meal and overall experience. The seafood, entrecôte and...More

Thank David K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not a casual lunch spot, but a proper white tablecloth businessperson's establishment with impeccable service and outstanding food. They looked askance at my very casual outfit but let us sit down anyway and we never felt uncomfortable, though I would recommend wearing something...More

Thank Kelli K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was recommended by a tour guide so we gave it a try but we probably expected too much. It was strange to see that a restaurant stay closed over the weekends though. The appetiser and main dish were just edible but the dessert was...More

Thank beth7474
Reviewed 15 May 2018

We spent 8 days in France, and of all the restaurants this was our favorite. The service was wonderful, the space beautiful, and the food perfect.

Thank Jody S
Reviewed 7 May 2018

La Fourchette is a very fine restaurant that is off the main square and does not feel touristy. The staff was great as was the very French food.

Thank Kurt L
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Between us we had a beef, a fish, and a veggie dish...all were great. Also, our starters of beet root salad, calamari salad, and pate were excellent. The service was perfect and the wines were very good. We didn’t have even one complaint with anything...More

Thank Frank E
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

Small place not far from the popes palace. Nice set table, not a huge choice but a good selection with starter at 15 euro and mains for 20 euro. I had scallops as a main which was a full plate and nice portion. They come...More

Thank zdaati
Reviewed 21 March 2018

The company who organised our wine tasting trip recommended this restaurant and we thoroughly enjoyed our meal there. The menu is totally in French, but the staff were very friendly and helpful and explained the things on the menu we didn't understand. We started with...More

Thank Judi F
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Response from burgundyLondon | Reviewed this property |
Really not sure but I would think unlikely.
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Response from Pieter D | Reviewed this property |
Preferably yes; even in October (outside of high season) it tends to get crowded.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM
7:15 PM - 9:45 PM
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM
7:15 PM - 9:45 PM
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM
7:15 PM - 9:45 PM
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM
7:15 PM - 9:45 PM
12:15 PM - 1:45 PM
7:15 PM - 9:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 rue Racine, 84000, Avignon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Vaucluse  >  Avignon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 90 85 20 93
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