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Restaurant Le Lisita

) #54 of 452 Restaurants in Nimes €€€€ French, European
2 boulevard des Arenes, 30000 Nimes, France
+33 4 66 67 29 15
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“soup” (4 reviews)
“foie gras” (5 reviews)
“set menu” (4 reviews)
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French, European
2 boulevard des Arenes, 30000 Nimes, France
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Reviewed yesterday

Directly across the square at the entrance to the Amphitheatre, Lisita could be mistaken for a tourist trap. But in fact it is a fine restaurant, and the haphazardly set pavement tables conceal a cool and classy interior. There is a short menu with an...More

Thank Peter M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Would echo all recent reviews on food and setting BUT...... We had a confirmed dinner reservation and were amongst the first diners to arrive. As aperitif, we asked for Aperol Spritz : this request was dismissed with an incredulous shrug by the maitre d'! (I...More

Thank martico
Reviewed 17 November 2016

twentynine e for lunch menu from the market with the best porc I have tasted in years and the best Soup with foie gras i ever tasted ♥

Thank jan20spangenberg
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Across the street from the great Roman arena is this lovely place, large outdoor area for eating and tables inside also. The set menu is excellent, with many selections from the Provence favorites. Couldn't be more pleasant, especially when the arena, flood lit at night,...More

Thank snhandel
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Came here for casual lunch on a weekday. I ordered the menu with a starter of melon & ham with shrimps, a main dish of Iberian pork with carrot purée & vegetables, and a dessert of fresh strawberry with mousse & smoothie. The dishes are...More

Thank Vivian C
Reviewed 31 March 2016

This is an excellent first class restaurant with a pleasant atmosphere. There is an good menu with some fine dishes and the service is first class. In the summer it would be difficult to find a better place for your meal on the terrace facing...More

Thank 208Geordie
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Our son, who was visiting from London, chose this beautiful restaurant adjacent to the Roman Arena, to celebrate my birthday. It was a balmy night so we sat outside. We had not made a booking (and it was a Friday) but they could accommodate us....More

Thank Janet1807
Reviewed 10 February 2016

Service and food both excellent. Food was rich and full of flavour. I had the onion soup, beef entrecote and a stunning raspberry and pistachio sweet. It was quiet with just one other table of guests on a mid week evening. The view of the...More

Thank Suqi
Reviewed 31 December 2015

Location location! Looking at the Roman Arenas while enjoying delicious French food and wine was the highlight of my stay in the South of France. I had the menu du marché (that includes a very elaborate butternut soup, codfish along with some peanut/mushroom flavor and...More

Thank Terrefortunemonde
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

Perfect location to drop by after visiting the Arena. The onion soup starter was amazing for someone who doesn't like traditional French onion soup. The dessert was an apple dish with a sweet nutty cracker. Very good. The main was bull meat steak. I regretted...More

Thank Chocochu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$61
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 boulevard des Arenes, 30000 Nimes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Gard  >  Nimes
  • Phone Number: +33 4 66 67 29 15
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