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La Belle Epoque

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2 Place Charles II D Anjou, 06230 Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
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Norwich, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

A lovely family-owned and run restaurant away from all the others surrounding the harbour - peaceful setting, room to breathe, with an outdoor terrace. Food was delicious - freshly cooked to order and simply served. I would certainly revisit should I return to Villefranche-sur-Mer.

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Thank BexNorwich
Plymouth, Minnesota
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297 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

We stopped in here for a meal after reading some TA reviews. We asked to sit in the patio area to be away from the TV. The hostess assured us that there would not be smokers out there because it was enclosed at this time of year. Halfway through our meal, however, two other groups showed up, sat out there... More 

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Thank Chip1701
Williamsburg,
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100 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

While walking around we found this place and decided to eat lunch. We ordered a white pizza to share. The pizza' cheese was nice and gooey and the crust almost melted in your mouth.

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Thank Gayle F
Bourne End, United Kingdom
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92 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

If there is one restaurant you must visit in Villefranche, then this must be it. We were recommended this place by the lady we rented our apartment through. Her great review, was certainly not unfounded. Quite honestly the view across the bay from some of the outside tables is excellent. The owners couldn't do more to help, or serve you.... More 

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Thank Claire R
Seattle, Washington
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

My wife and I, along with another couple, are staying in Villefranche-sur-mer for the entire month of July. Our property manager had recommended La Belle Epoque, so we tried it out. We all had a wonderful meal at a great price. The wine selection was not large, but the bottle of red wine we ordered was one of the better... More 

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Thank Henry W
London
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

This restaurant has a large terrace / awning so there's plenty of room. The food was good, particularly the apple tart which we praised the chef for. The only downside for us was the abundance of chain-smokers which even though outdoors made our eyes stream. The restaurant is quite a long climb up from the quay front, and doesn't have... More 

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Thank Cyberebrum
Vancouver
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78 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

Not fancy or expensive but good fresh food! We had a pizza and a chicken caesar salad, followed by creme brulee, and it was all fabulous.

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Thank Annie-Edward
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2015 via mobile

Beeing close to our apartment we chose this restaurant despite complaints from others about the smoking. It was no problem and we enjoyed the big homemade burgers and the steak. Good service, and the many lokals eating there must be a sign of good value for your money.

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Thank Marianne K
Boulder, Colorado
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015

We had our anniversary dinner here during our stay in the Nice area. Fantastic food and a very memorable dinner. The location is in the middle of town - the ambiance was beautiful.

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Thank Lynn L
London, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 April 2015

We discovered this lovely restaurant on a Friday afternoon whilst visiting the area in March. It was early season and many of the restaurants and shops were still closed for winter. The restaurant is located up the sloping road from the tourist information office on the right hand side of the bay, If you are looking out to sea. We... 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
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Place Charles II D Anjou, 06230 Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Villefranche-sur-Mer

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