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Restaurant Le Cadran Solaire

) #5 of 71 Restaurants in Valbonne ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ French
4 rue Eugene Giraud, 06560 Valbonne, France
+33 4 93 12 13 30
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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4 rue Eugene Giraud, 06560 Valbonne, France
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Reviews (219)
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1 - 10 of 219 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food and excellent service, this time for 7 of us on a cycling holiday who went for dinner on a Saturday night. A welcoming glass of fizz with olives and a canope each was a great way to kick off the evening. All 3...More

Thank JJJG2013
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Basically the cuisine is not at all really professional food, No spice, second rate meat, nothing was particurlay nice

Thank 17RatMac
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

As always owner Valerie makes one feel really welcome. For a change I chose the two Autumn specials that were not on the standard menu. To start was the Soup des Chataignes (sweet chestnut soup). It was amazing! Really worth trying. To follow I had...More

Thank TheSelectiveDiner
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Just go there! Absolutely the best place in Valbonne. Looking for classic French food? Well, this is the place! Magret de canard, fois gras, chocolat fondant etc. Not only was the food very tasty but it was also beautifully presented on the plate. The owner,...More

Thank LivsnjutareXX
Reviewed 17 October 2016

One of the best bistro style restaurants in old town Valbonne tucked away down a pretty narrow street a few minutes off the main square. A guaranteed warm welcome from Valerie and attentive service complement the excellent food emerging from the tiny kitchen. A thoroughly...More

Thank Julia_et_David2014
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Ate lunch here last Friday - it's market day in Valbonne - a very good market indeed not just for fruit and vegetables but jewellery, linens, handbags. This lovely restaurant is in the heart of Valbonne and the weather was so good we ate outside...More

Thank LBMK55
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Had lunch at this lovely little spot on a cloudy day that threatened rain. The first thing the proprietresse did was to make sure we would be protected by the awning if it rained while we were eating outdoors. She then proceeded to engage us...More

Thank pchute
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

I think the secret of eating out in Valbonne is to search out the places off the main square. The contrast between the restaurants on the square ( busy and more volume focussed) and the off square places ( smaller but generally full with more...More

Thank Patrick O
Reviewed 14 August 2016

A lovely evening and a wonderful meal. Every course was excellent and Valerie was very warm and attentive. I highly recommend you go but make sure you book in advance because the restaurant is very popular.

Thank T99
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

Visited on Friday evening with friends. You need to reserve a table with Valerie. She is the most hospitable lady we have met and as always the service she provides is second to none. Champagne on arrival and nibbles and as always amazing food- steak,...More

Thank JJJG2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 22 - US$ 45
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 rue Eugene Giraud, 06560 Valbonne, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Valbonne
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 12 13 30
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