French & Provencal Restaurants

Au Grand Inquisiteur
Cosy restaurant in the mediaeval village of Roquebrune-Cap-Martin (06). Traditional French cuisine with dishes such as lobster, foie gras, snails and Chateaubriand beef. At 15-18 rue du Château, seasonal opening hours.
Le Don Camillo
Provençal cuisine, pizza and specialities cooked on a wood fire. Shaded terrace. Open daily for lunch and dinner except Sundays and Monday lunchtime. At 35 rue Vauban, Antibes (06).
Gastronomic restaurant serving international, original cuisine at rue Jean Honore Carle in La Napoule (06).
Auberge de la Chèvre d'Or
Friendly restaurant serving traditional French dishes. Sheltered, leafy terrace. English spoken. Reservations recommended. At 1 place du Puits in Cabris (06), near Grasse.
Le Grill
Restaurant in the Hôtel de Paris specialising in grilled meats and fish. Open every day for lunch and dinner, jacket and tie required for dinner. Place du Casino, Monaco.
African Queen
Restaurant specialising in Mediterranean cuisine as well as catering for events. On the Port in Beaulieu sur Mer.
La Terrasse à La Turbie
Restaurant, bar and terrace with panoramic views of Cap Ferrat and coastline, the old village and Roman ruins of the Trophee dAuguste. Traditional French cuisine and Italian specialities. Free parking. At 17 Place Neuve, La Turbie (06).
Villa Paradis'O
Full à la carte, pizzas and local specialities. Also available for private events. At 10 avenue Saint Basile, Mougins (06).
Poupon & Marinette
Family-run restaurant serving Niçois food including local vegetables, fish, daube and sweet blette pastry. Near the Ecole Madeleine Moyenne, at 102 boulevard de la Madeleine, Nice (06).
La Place de Mougins
Traditional and original French and Provençal cuisine. Outdoor terrace. On the Place de la Mairie, by the fountain in Mougins village (06).
Le Cosi
Chic three roomed restaurant with outdoor terrace dining in the Le Suquet district of the old town serving gastronomic French cuisine. Open every day. At 10, 12 and 14 rue du Suquet in Cannes (06).
Fouquets Cannes
Fouquets Cannes continues the tradition of the greatest French brasseries. Open every day of the week at 10 La Croisette, Cannes (06).
Restaurant des Deux Rocs
Restaurant of the Hôtel des Deux Rocs in the village of Seillans (83). Dining on the terrace during the summer around the typical village fountain or in the cooler months in the dining room or small salon with chimney. At 1 place Fontaine d'Amont.
Le Mas Provençal
Traditional Provençal restaurant serving risottos, suckling pig, rack of lamb and other house specialities. Open for dinner every night. 243 avenue de Verdun close to Eze Village (06).
La Salle Empire et sa Terrasse
Chic and casual restaurant with Mediterranean cuisine located at the Hôtel de Paris. Open daily with terrace during July and August. A la carte menu. Place du Casino, Monaco.
Les Vieux Murs
Gastronomic restaurant for traditional French cuisine. On the ramparts overlooking the sea, with outdoor terrace at 25 promenade Amiral Grasse, Antibes (06). Valet parking.
Le Louis XV
Michelin star restaurant with a summer terrace. Executive chef Alain Ducasse. Open for lunch and dinner, except Tuesday and Wednesday. Jacket and tie compulsory. Reservations required. Place du Casino, Monaco.
Le Romarin Restaurant
Cheerful restaurant with English speaking staff, specialising in Niçois and Provençal cuisine. Also owners of the Socca Bar next door. At 4 place aux Halles, Nice (06).
Restaurant L'Olivier
Restaurant offering a choice of Provençal and Mediterranean dishes. At 5 rue Gabriel Péri, Bormes-les-Mimosas (83).
Les Privés
Classic French restaurant combining gourmet dining and gambling in the Casino de Monte-Carlo. Views of the sea and Cap-Martin. Entrance to the Casino to be paid unless the client has an entrance card. Place du Casino, Monaco.
Café des Arcades
Busy café and restaurant on the main square of Valbonne Village (06).
Le Chat Plume
Original cuisine in the heart of the village of Villeneuve Loubet (06). Traditional French menu including foie gras, seafood, coq au vin, all cooked with an exotic touch. Open Wednesday to Sunday for lunch and dinner at 5 rue des Mesures.
Bar and restaurant within the hotel 3.14 serving astronomic and organic Mediterranean food. Open from 19:00 to 02:00. At 5 rue Francois Einesy, Cannes (06).
Elegant restaurant in the chapel of a 17th century seminary with a menu of regional, seasonal cuisine. At 37 avenue Alphonse Toreille in Vence (06).
Le Saint-Benoît
Restaurant on the edge of the port of Monaco serving traditional elegant French cuisine. Open every day except Mondays and Sunday evenings. At 10 avenue de la Costa, Monte-Carlo.
Provençal specialities in a rustic environment with outdoor terrace at 4 place Planastel in Hauts-de-Cagnes (06).
Palm Restaurant
Restaurant serving fish, meat, pastas, pizzas and salads. Children's menu available. On the seafront at 17 promenade des Marinières, Villefranche-sur-Mer (06).
Brasserie and restaurant at 19 promenade des Anglais in Nice, next to the famous Palais de la Méditerranée. Terrace overlooking the Baie des Anges.
Moulin de Mougins
Michelin-starred gourmet restaurant at avenue Notre Dame de Vie, Mougins (06).
Le Temps d'une Pause
Traditional restaurant with terrace serving daily specials at 70 chemin de l'Olivet in Le Cannet.
Restaurant Le France
Fine dining in this old restaurant at 1 Grande Rue du Château, Fayence (83).
Le Pistou
Restaurant with private dining room at 53 rue Felix Faure, near the Palais, Cannes (06).
Come Chez Moi
French cuisine with international influences using fresh and seasonal market produce. Open for lunch and dinner. Children and pets welcome. At 42 rue Droite in Nice (06).
L'Auberge du Moulin
Auberge in Bairols, an old stone village perched 830 metres above sea level in the Tinée Valley. The Auberge is an old mill from the Second World War and the food is from south west France and homemade.
Café Grand Prix La Rascasse
Bistro-style restaurant at the entrance of quai Antoine Ier in Monaco. Open every day, serving a traditional French menu. Formerly La Rascasse, still known locally as this. Lively atmosphere.
Cantine de Lulu
Restaurant offering local Niçoise cuisine and specialities including pissaladière, gnocchis and daube. 26 rue Alberti, Nice (06).
Le Sud
Gastronomic Provençal restaurant serving shellfish, seafood and meat dishes as well as a wide variety of regional wines. At 16 boulevard Darby, Saint-Raphael (83).
Le Bois Doré
Gastronomic cuisine combining traditional French and Provençal food at 265 route d'Antibes, Valbonne (06).