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10 rue Massenet | Zone Pietonne, 06000 Nice, France
+33 4 93 87 15 74
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“octopus” (36 reviews)
“veal cheeks” (16 reviews)
“pavlova” (14 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 rue Massenet | Zone Pietonne, 06000 Nice, France
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

Young Chef Antoine Gandon has plenty of high end restaurant credentials. His brilliant riffs on classical bistro dishes brings you the best of two worlds. There is the finesse of the Michelin starred techniques found in high end restaurants that strain or soar, striving to...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank ulysses4
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stumbled across this place on our first night in Nice. We were not disappointed. Lovely feel, great food and wine! The profiteroles were so much fun! We would visit again and bring friends!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Missyleonarduk
Reviewed September 23, 2018

Two of us ate here Saturday 22 Sept. Had reservations for 2030 and our table was ready. Weather was nice to most all the patrons were seated outside. Service was very friendly and efficient. She had smiles all around a good recommendations -- we didn't...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank schrap2755
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

We arrived late and sat down just before 10pm as our hotel had called to let them know we were coming. The recommendation came from the HyAtt hotel and we were very pleased. We sat outside and had a great bottle of rose along with...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank AnaN034
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Our dinner at Franchin in Nice could not have been any better. The wait staff greeted us promptly and was very helpful with advice about what and how much to order. We shared several dishes without anyone having disappointments. Even the sardines, which I am...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank VanceJB
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This was a good experience but not fantastic. We did appreciate the outside table and the food was enjoyable but just wasn't as good an experience as the other restaurants that were more hidden gems and off the main areas.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank sb1676
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Last minute booking but lovely place to eat, food was excellent, good wine selection and friendly service

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Fidick2
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

My partner and I visited this restaurant on our last night in Nice. The servers were very friendly and spoke good English. The food is quite pricey however the quality was excellent and the portions were quite large - the veal cheeks were a particular...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank William S
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Decided to dine after reading fantastic reviews. For some reasons i was unable to book a table online. I went there around 6:30 trying my luck. The restaurant was open but empty whereas the seafood restaurant next to fanchin was crowed with customers. We had...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Hosung J
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I loved this restaurant! The waiters were very helpful and knowledgeable of the menu. The venue was perfect with an outdoor patio in a bustling square full of life. The food was amazing! I would highly recommend a visit here!

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank lisasR4367QZ
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Response from GladerN | Reviewed this property |
I only visited the restaurant, I don’t work there. Try calling them!
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Response from Fuzzy_Mike | Reviewed this property |
I also do not know whether the Franchin allows dogs inside. I have seen many dogs outside French restaurants whilst their owners eat, however we usually eat outside so cannot say about the inside areas. Obviously if you... More
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Response from veronica_vania | Reviewed this property |
It's near, only 250m. You can walk 5 minutes and ask them if you can book. :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 rue Massenet | Zone Pietonne, 06000 Nice, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Nice
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 87 15 74
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Very nice decorated restaurant "Belle Epoque," French cuisine quality and warm hospitality with quiet terrace.
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