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L'Ubu

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13 rue des Teinturiers, 84000, Avignon, France
+33 4 90 80 01 01
Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:58 - 13:58
Mon - Sat 19:57 - 21:58
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Germany
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49 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

After visiting the Cascades du Sautadet in the afternoon, we drove back to Avignon to stay the night. We looked through the recommendations and settled on L'Ubu for the vegetarian/Vegan options that people mentioned. We parked at the JEAN JAURÈS and walked though the old city. The GPS app did not find the address correctly but we found the place... More 

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Midland, Canada
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

It looks sketchy on the way from the pedestrian core of Avignon, but it's not, it's just Very old and not at all touristed up. They have an long interior and cafe seating outside along a little river. The waiter / owner was the whole, front of house, and incredibly efficient. The menu is very creative and vegetarian friendly as... More 

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88 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a lovely evening here with fab food and great service. Menu is small but select and delicious. We had lamb shank for main with gnocchi and it was perfect! House wine was superb too. Highly recommend.

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Thank Rachael C
south wales, uk
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67 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

Spent an hour finding this as was recommended in one of our books. Set in the old Silk Dyers' quarter, quaint with a small waterway running aside the restaurant. Small with an equally small menu, reason being they take the best things available, cook them and voila, a stunning burst of fresh, tasty food. I had the best greek salad... More 

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Thank sn0wdr0ps
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I rely on other trip advisor reviewers to find me interesting places and they came up with a winner. Lovely setting off the main drag and very good prices for Avignon, but a small menu. For me this meant one main course only, fish with quinoa and veg which was good. My husband had pasta with an excellent cheesecake. Plenty... More 

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Thank Susan L
Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

Fresh seasonal local food. Very well prepared and presented,. Great combinations that change regularly. The service is gregarious and casual, but excellent at the same time. Throughly recommended.

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Thank Esposito B
Arles, France
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016

My dinner at L'Ubu was so delicious that the next morning I returned to ask the chef how he prepared the cod (which was served over risotto with spring legumes, asparagus ..... amazing) The food combination was genius.

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Thank broz7
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

We went here for a birthday celebration, partly because 2 of us are vegetarians and we read this would be a good place to cater for that. We where not disappointed! The food was amazing- simple, inventive and tasty! The service was friendly and relaxed, and the waiter offered to make any of the dishes vegetarians. Go! This place is... More 

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Thank Sonica S
Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

I'm just going to say it... L'Ubu was quite possibly the best restaurant experience I have ever had. Straight. Up. My French is very basic, and I have allergies to dairy products, which can make ordering food while travelling quite difficult. The waiter went through the small, but brilliant menu (with the items being crafted around the seasonal produce currently... More 

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Thank littlemadamtea
Melbourne, Australia
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78 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016

Decided to dine here as it was highly recommended by the author of the Lonely Planet South of France edition. We were not disappointed. From the minute we walked in the service was attentive and friendly. The blackboard menu (two choices of entree, main and dessert) was explained and we decided to share an entree and have a main each.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:58 - 13:58
19:57 - 21:58
Tuesday
11:58 - 13:58
19:57 - 21:58
Wednesday
11:58 - 13:58
19:57 - 21:58
Thursday
11:58 - 13:58
19:57 - 21:58
Friday
11:58 - 13:58
19:57 - 21:58
Saturday
19:57 - 21:58
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 rue des Teinturiers, 84000, Avignon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Vaucluse  >  Avignon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 90 80 01 01

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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?