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Le Pigeonnier

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3 Place du Peyra, 06140 Vence, France
+33 4 93 58 03 00
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56 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant is located in the old Town of Vence. Good food, friendly staff, try it! Vence is just Close to Cagnes sur mer.

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Thank Nettan66
Teddington, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a very enjoyable meal - inside, after all it is November. The restaurant is in an old building and a nice ambience. Interesting choice of entrees - very good (1) quail (2) goats cheese as was the plat du jour of prawn linguine, and we had a selection of desserts with coffee. Excellent friendly service.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very friendly service, the duck breast was perfectly cooked, sauce was a little heavy for me but flavour was great. Very reasonably priced menu with a good varied selection.

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Thank Graham C
Nice, France
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36 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We sat outdoors with friends in pleasant weather, with efficient and friendly serving staff and enjoyed delicious meals, a trio of fish with a crustacean sauce and the other a delicious Pork dish, were given olives and some foie gras on gingerbread with our pre lunch drinks which was a very nice touch!. The house carafe wines also were very... More 

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Melbourne
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

In a lovely square in historic Vence Le Pigeonnier offers indoor and outdoor dining. The service is very good and we loved our meals. One of my favourites on this holiday. I enjoyed the sea bass with a fennel confit and wild rice with a delicious sauce and my husband recommends the beef stew with orange and gnocchi. We shared... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Le Pigeonnier is located in the centre of Vence, like a great number of very similar restaurants. Most have more or less the same selection of dishes. And the price level is very similar. The Pigeonnier is average quality and same prices as all the other outdoor restaurants in central Vence.

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Lisbellaw, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

At 7 pm. on a September evening, we elected to sit inside. It's on a little square which is nice by day, but delightful at night, with the illuminated fountain the focal point. It helps to be short, as the ceilings are very low ! The place must be ancient. The service was excellent, and they were able to adapt... More 

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Wybunbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Consistently good food and service. My personal favourite in Vence. The beef and orange casserole can not be beaten- I've given up trying to recreate it at home! The desserts are truly divine.

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Thank Doti1208
Honiton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

We went here because it was open on a Monday, and had a super meal. The gazpacho with goats cheese mousse was one of the best starters I have ever had.

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Thank Jean J
merseyside
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106 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Had lunch at this restaurant while on holiday. Took a trip to Vence which is quite a large town. The main squares where restaurants are are pedestrianised. The seating was outdoors under a canopy. The attitude of the 3 staff waiting on the tables was very pleasant and approachable. The food was beautiful high quality and well presented. The situation... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Cheap Eats, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Place du Peyra, 06140 Vence, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Vence
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 58 03 00

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?