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La Grignotiere

3 rue du Poilu, 06230 Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
+33 4 93 76 79 83
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“spaghetti” (18 reviews)
“pizza” (35 reviews)
“basil cream” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, French, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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3 rue du Poilu, 06230 Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great location off the main tourist area. We had the lunch menu, which was a lot of food at a great value. The waitress was nice and helpful, especially to two American tourists. My fish dish was wonderful. We will definitely eat here again.

Thank Amy B
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Popular restaurant and deservedly so, with a choice of both fixed price plat du jours as well as pasta and the ubiquitious pizza dishes, as well as more traditional fare

Thank Douglas552
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Nice waitress, carried a table out to make room for us. We ordered a pizza to split but she insisted on a salad in addition that had way too much salad dressing. The white wine was watered down to give a good pour, the cotes...More

2  Thank sealbeachtraveler
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We visited 3 restaurants in the Old Town of Villefranche-sur-Mer during our stay, all within the top 5 on TA and this was the stand out one for both of us. I had fish soup for starters and the duck for mains and it was...More

Thank Alistair C
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Popular with Brits, this restaurant serves up very decent traditional cuisine plus pizzas. In fact, it's stuck in a bit of a 1970s time warp with duck a l'orange, prawn provencale etc. We ate in as it was slightly chilly at 8pm - interior decor...More

1  Thank MartinC132
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Family owned and super friendly this is a place to go for a great meal. You will get more than anyone should ever eat and yet somehow the food vanishes.

Thank McFran
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Delicious meal, with charming service from two very busy ladies, and their delightful dog. The ratatouille was fab. We can see why the local people eat here!

Thank sessiagh
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Fish soup starter was delicious and plentiful. Fillet with foie gras also delicious with plenty of vegetables. 🍷 also excellent.

Thank Luke H
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We booked a table for 8 in advance - we would recommend that as it was really busy and is quite small. We could not have been more impressed. The two women who were front of house were attentive despite being very busy and the...More

1  Thank lizhawkhead
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Very pleased... we were there on a off time so it wasn't very busy...but I think that played it to our advantage because everything was absolutely superb!! Will definitely add this restaurant into the rotation whenever in town! :)

Thank Stratos S
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24 May 2015|
Response from BiggestHank | Reviewed this property |
Not certain, but from the Spring onwards, yes, I believe it is open Sunday's, lunchtime and evening....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 rue du Poilu, 06230 Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Villefranche-sur-Mer
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 76 79 83
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