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L'Univers de Christian Plumail - CLOSED

54 boulevard Jean Jaures, 06300 Nice, France
+33 4 93 62 32 22
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
16 Jun 2017
“Traditional dishes of Nice in excellent execution”
26 Jun 2015
“Just wonderful”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, European, Italian, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
54 boulevard Jean Jaures, 06300 Nice, France
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Reviewed 17 June 2017

Restaurant Christian Plumaya - at first glance inconspicuous, but very elegant institution with a wonderful cuisine, not in vain the restaurant was awarded a Michelin star. Traditional dishes of Nice in excellent execution of the master (saddle lamb in dense sauce in olive oil, fried...More

2  Thank archil a
Reviewed 27 June 2015

The location is perfect ,near plaz Messena 54 rue de st jean jaures,Michelin rated,great food ,service not cheap ,but it is worth every Morsel

Thank Sole2012
Reviewed 8 December 2014

It is with great sadness that we discovered that L’Univers restaurant with its creative Chef Monsieur Christian Plumail has closed down. We have enjoyed this restaurant for many years, notably for Christmas and New Year when you want something special and where Chef Plumail and...More

Thank peter r
Reviewed 17 November 2014

We have such a tremendous respect for the chef Christian Plumail, his former Maître d Miguel and the sommelier and the staff were par excellence, you can have the 20 euro menu to the 48 euro set menu for lunch and both ways you are...More

Thank 777kila
Reviewed 10 November 2014

My husband took me here for our anniversary and we had celebrated at another restaurant already at lunch - which was not a Michelin starred one but a famous bistrot in Nice. I have to say that I was not especially impressed. Yes, the food...More

Thank TurkishDelight786
Reviewed 5 October 2014

This is a 1* Michelin restaurant that I decided to visit on my last evening in Nice. Unfortunately they do not have an outside terrace so the only option is inside. The restaurant is nice, although the decor seems a little outdated. I chose the...More

Thank MichelFilip
Reviewed 30 September 2014

It was our first visit to fabulous Nice in the glorious south of France. As usual we did some "research" buying booklets and using the internet - especially "Trip Adviser". With it's glowing reviews we chose Christian Plumail's restaurant as the "highlight dinner venue" of...More

1  Thank biglong
Reviewed 20 September 2014 via mobile

The regular menu is pricey, but if you go Mon-Thu, they have a special dinner menu for a very reasonable price. The food was delicious and generous. Highly recommended. Tip: Book in advance

1  Thank ESInspired
Reviewed 15 September 2014

I had lunch here with my wife. We ordered their set lunch menu and each had a glass of wine. The starter of melon and cured ham was simple but delicious. It was preceded by a cold fresh herb and mussel soup which was fresh...More

Thank DrCogIRL
Reviewed 28 August 2014

I have now tried Univers two or three times and I have to say on each occasion have been quite disappointed. Univers does have a Michelin star but if this restaurant was anywhere else but France I really do not think it would have one....More

1  Thank Suseyq
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 34 - US$ 135
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:45 PM - 9:45 PM
7:45 PM - 9:45 PM
7:45 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:45 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:45 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:45 PM - 9:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:45 PM - 9:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 54 boulevard Jean Jaures, 06300 Nice, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Nice>  > Centre
  • Neighbourhood: Centre
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 62 32 22
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