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Opera cafe

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place de l horloge, 84000, Avignon, France
+33 4 90 86 17 43
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10:00 - 01:00
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Cannock, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped for a bit of afternoon tea. Very interesting decor inside and shared toilets between men and women (a bit strange ). Ordered 2 café viennois and a jug of water with a raspberry sorbet and a meringue dessert. Took ages to be served then coffees arrived, they forgot the water then water arrived and ages after the desserts... More 

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Thank Mumuchuchu
London, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

Did not eat here but just stopped for drinks in the evening. Not the cheapest but worth it. Sat on the covered terrace with heaters and blankets for the legs if needed. Resto itself looked busy with locals which is a good sign

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Grenoble, France
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

We ordered a simple glass of vin chaud. The service was slow and stern. The vin chaud was horrible AND expensive. This place is located in the main city square, atop the main avenue and across from the Opera House. For this reason, it is often very busy with tourists and visitors, as are the competing places around it. As... More 

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Fayetteville, Arkansas
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55 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

A perfect stop for lunch after visiting the Pope's Palace. We had ideal weather and enjoyed people-watching and nearby carousel. Not the place to eat if you're an American in a hurry, but food was delicious and worth the very pleasant wait. I had salmon and scallops on a skewer. Cooked to perfection.

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Richland, Wa
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182 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

We were very pleasantly surprised by a good meal and an attentive waiter in this small cafe on one end of Place de l'Horage (see other review of Le Forum, right next door). This isn't fine dining and you should not expect that, but the meals we had were well prepared and the experience was enjoyable.

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Thank OpenDoorTravelers
Vancouver WA
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53 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Across from Opera House and the double decker Merry Go Round. A nice outdoor seating area. Food was good and service was also.

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Thank jocarose
North Wales
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186 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Our first dinner in Avignon was spent here. The cafe/restaurant is one of a selection of similar establishments in a line on one side of the square. We chose this one, as the fixed price menu suited us both. It delivered very well. The three courses were tasty and well presented. Our waiter was pleasant and attentive. However, it was... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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116 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Pros Clean toilets Prompt order and service Seating areas Cons Busy staff bordering on unfriendliness Food - both fish and meat dishes were boring - i cook much better!!! Price tag! Sorry but my dish was so overpriced even the view in the plazza does not warrant that amount AvOID

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Thank Njays
Perth, Australia
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158 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

The Opera Café is one of many in the Place de l'Horloge; we were attracted to it as it was busy and the wait staff kept up a good pace between tables. A simple snack of beer and an extensive cheese platter hit the spot. We are not talking about a memorable gourmet experience, just a convenient stop on our... More 

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Thank 602Tony
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We just stopped for a drink and a snack before dinner. The waiters were polite, the food was good and they have wifi. The club sandwiches looked good

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$43
Cuisine
French, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 01:00
Monday
10:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 01:00
Thursday
10:00 - 01:00
Friday
10:00 - 01:00
Saturday
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: place de l horloge, 84000, Avignon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Vaucluse  >  Avignon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 90 86 17 43

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