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Cafe du Progres

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Place Gambetta, 83230 Bormes-Les-Mimosas, France
+33 4 94 41 51 27
07:00 - 23:00
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London, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

I reviewed this place back in march when I came on a Monday night and only gave it 3 stars. Coming on a Saturday night, when the head chef was working, made a huge difference. We only had 2 courses. A pave du boeuf for me and entrecôte steak for my husband. Both were very well cooked, the entrecôte had... More 

Thank Katmonki
Paris, France
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1,411 reviews
1,138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 654 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Nice breakfast place, with quite large --for France-- choice of morning food and very pleasant terrasse with beautiful view of the coast & Mediterranean Sea.

Thank Scipion-Paris
Exeter, United Kingdom
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107 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Had the standard set price 3 course meal which was good value with a good variety of choices, with some unusual and imaginative combinations, well presented and extremely tasty served by friendly helpful staff. Had to sit inside as the terrasse area was full so best to reserve a table, but even so the quality of the meal more than... More 

Thank Cully2014
Bormes-Les-Mimosas, France
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Having spent several winters in Bormes we decided to come back for a couple of weeks in the "hot" season.Even though it was the end of August and the staff at Le Progres were, doubtless, looking forward to the end of hectic tourist season, the welcome and service we got was amazing. The 2 meals we had here during our... More 

Thank Anthea M
Arnhem, The Netherlands
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360 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

It is in the corner right in town, so you have cars passing by the restaurant. If you want to avoid the noise, don't take a table at the outside of the terrace. Food is good, nothing special bit well taken care off, service is fast, very fast as if they are in a hurry to sell the table again.... More 

Thank EppoSt
London, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

I'd been recommended the Cafe du Progres and headed there on a Monday evening, as it's the only restaurant open in the old town centre. Unfortunately, I think it was the chef's night off as the food was very mediocre. My goats cheese and pear starter crumble with duck had good flavour combinations but was gritty and was a bit... More 

Thank Katmonki
Guildford, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2015

This restaurant is on the sharp hairpin bend on the way up to the main car park. It sits across the road from another restaurant which has a sea view and is therefore busier but I find the Progres to be a better bet. The food is well presented and reasonably priced, the staff are very friendly and most speak... More 

Paris, France
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2015

The café/restaurant is situated centrally next to a cute street. The food was very tasty and there was a good choice of foods available. We had a 2-course lunch for 18,50e and really enjoyed it. Friendly service. Recommend eating on the terrace to get a nice view.

Thank Sonja R
London, United Kingdom
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49 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

For the 24 euro menu, our starter, a mozzarella and tomato timbale, was so heavily garlic'ed that it made our eyes water. The chicken indienne was pleasant if a bit bland and the gourmand dessert consisted of a nice rich Chocolat mousse, a heavily coconuted Madeleine and what looked like some tinned fruit salad. On the 35 euro menu, starters... More 

Thank AJLS461
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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215 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2014 via mobile

I really have enjoyed my time at this restaurant. I did not stay at the hotel. I spent probably 10 or more mornings here having coffee and breakfast either alone or with a friend. Also, many a late afternoon with wine and several dinners. The wait staff is so friendly and attentive. I love all of them! The food was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
French, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
07:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Place Gambetta, 83230 Bormes-Les-Mimosas, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Bormes-Les-Mimosas
  • Phone Number: +33 4 94 41 51 27

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