We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


9 rue de la Republique | angle de la rue Eugene Giraud, 06560 Valbonne, France
+33 9 54 43 95 62
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“skewers” (2 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
“salad” (3 reviews)
Closed Now
French, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
9 rue de la Republique | angle de la rue Eugene Giraud, 06560 Valbonne, France
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (151)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 33 reviews

Reviewed 23 August 2018

We discovered this by chance. Excellent service, food is of high quality, with organic produce and local products. They combine flavors creatively, while giving the center stage to the local products. Salads are amazing, great sea brim, and memorable risotto.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank sfaccin
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Spent a beautiful evening here enjoying authentic French cuisine and organic wine. The chocolate mousse was to die for!!!!

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Jo P
Reviewed 29 July 2018

A fabulous little restaurant just off the busy main square. Simone, the waiter, was busy but clearly passionate about the locally sourced food and could converse very well and enthusiastically in English, whilst also happy to help with our attempts at French. The menu was...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Angela S
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Great food: Yes Great wine: Yes Great service: Yes Just off the square so a little quieter, this little restaurant has red seating either side of the walkway. The waiter was so accommodating, as our French is minimal at best, he translated the menu, showed...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Hannah R
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Small with friendly staff. The food is all locally sourced with great flavors. The small but interesting menu has given us reason enough to come back. The food is prepared to order so do not expect fats food. This is slow food prepared well!

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank davidhL6074WQ
Reviewed 17 October 2016

The very first place we dined in Valbonne and the food was good. The service was not. When we asked for bread we were told with a laugh, "we are a bar, not a restaurant." Bars don't have bread? Right.

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank Jake R
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Came back to this small bistrot and love the food that is so fresh, so organic, so refreshing. If you want French Fries and Moules, please go somewhere else: moules don't grow in this region and are bought in bulk in Costco-like places at all...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank skinneriv
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

We are a family of seven and we're extremely disappointed with the meal. The menu is very limited, service slow and confused and the food was awful. Cannot understand where the ratings came from.

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Jane W
Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

This is a very small restaurant, staff are friendly. However this is not fine dining but an interesting experience. We tried 2 different wines; Papillion red which is organic, no sulphites and is a little cloudy, taste is lovely and Brutal which was decanted and...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank Suegympie
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

Everything from the food to the wine to the beer is organic. It's not haute cuisine, but it's always a good meal, and I've never been disappointed. Don't be scared off if it looks empty as there's a second room upstairs that is cosier and...More

Date of visit: February 2016
Thank Michael W
Nearby HotelsSee all 10 hotels in Valbonne
Les Armoiries
135 reviews
.06 km away
Club Med Opio Provence
2,848 reviews
1.37 km away
La Bastide de Valbonne
254 reviews
1.54 km away
Seventeen Hotel
72 reviews
1.56 km away
Nearby Restaurants
La Table by Richard Mebkhout
200 reviews
.08 km away
Le Glacier
176 reviews
.02 km away
Le bistrot du sommelier
493 reviews
.02 km away
La Pigeot
441 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
365 Fromages
78 reviews
.03 km away
Azur Motorent
21 reviews
.92 km away
24 reviews
.13 km away
Christian Camprini
15 reviews
.02 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from L'escale staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 rue de la Republique | angle de la rue Eugene Giraud, 06560 Valbonne, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Valbonne
  • Phone Number: +33 9 54 43 95 62
  • E-mail
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing