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L'escentiel

26 boulevard General Leclerc, 06310 Beaulieu-sur-Mer, France
+33 4 93 01 17 33
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sea bream” (2 reviews)
“risotto” (2 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
French, Mediterranean, European
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
26 boulevard General Leclerc, 06310 Beaulieu-sur-Mer, France
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1 - 10 of 38 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

I visit l'Essentiel again and again. The food and the service is excellent. But reserve a table because the restaurant is very small. I give credit to the friendly cook every time and look forward to the next visit.

Thank aabyship
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Over many years L'escentiel has been the restaurant I have most recommended to visitors not up for a grand-hotel feast. The chef is a true local whose training brought his methods & skills are put to excellent use in this tiny (RESERVE!!!) on the Basse...More

1  Thank M D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great little restaurant. Small, but great to have market fresh food. Good value. Excellent food. Dog friendly. Friendly and attentive service.

1  Thank Ashowering
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the "Caesar " salad and the asparagus starters. Both were very good, the Caesar was not typical, very different and very good. Both of us tried the fish, not sure what we were getting, but glad we ordered it. The apricot tart was...More

Thank Dave_Nantucket
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A place which goes to the roots of good cuisine fresh products, well prepared with natural taste. Be sure to book in advance.

Thank Jacques E
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The restaurant is small and unpretentious, with simple table setting. The chef is great, and the food is really top notch. The bill is more than affordable, excellent value for money. The Chef and the waiteress and very friendly, the whole atmosphre is simply right.

Thank joao p
Reviewed 21 March 2017

My wife and I visited this restaurant for lunch. With only 20 indoor seats it was difficult to get a table but when we managed this we were highly surprised over the excellent food the cook was making. We chose a socalled "module" lunch i.e....More

1  Thank aabyship
Reviewed 4 March 2017

My friend & I stopped here when the place we intended to go was not open. Serendipity. Excellent food. Small but quiet. We tried to return two times, but each time, it was already fully booked. So, make a reservation. It's worth it.

Thank renfromonte
Reviewed 17 February 2017

What a good surprise! fells like home-cooked food with seasonal products in a friendly atmosphere. Attractive menu prices for lunch.

Thank D F
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We went for dinner to L'escentiel last September with friends. An unassuming restaurant that had been recommended to us by locals. We found the menu interesting. The chef takes pride in serving dishes from the area such as a soupe au pistou, petits farcis and...More

Thank martine e
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
19:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 boulevard General Leclerc, 06310 Beaulieu-sur-Mer, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Beaulieu-sur-Mer
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 01 17 33
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