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Boccaccio

#91 of 1,529 Restaurants in Nice
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7 rue Massena, 06000 Nice, France
+33 4 93 87 71 76
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12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
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Wareham, Massachusetts
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44 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We chose to eat inside because smoking is still allowed in the patio areas of France. We were glad of our decision. The upstairs is elegantly decorated with a charming aquarium centrally located. We had oysters on the half shell, which were acceptable. But nothing compares to our New England oysters, so we were okay with the serving. We ordered... More 

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Istanbul, Turkey
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food is good and portions are big too however be careful since they charge the highest price although we asked for table wine. Service is mediocrely. When we confronted the waitress she denied that we wanted table wine. Just be careful.

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Thank NazliBel
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The service was friendly. We had sea food and steak -- they both tasty and the portions could be smaller...

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Thank Ying H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

The site of The portions is enourmous ! You can eat 3 persons from one! And the food is very good! You can try because you might like it! :)

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Thank Simona C
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Me and my girlfriend came to this place and ordered 6 oysters, glass of wine and dessert, but the waiter said it is not enough to eat here!!! Order something else and find another place to eat. Awful experience.

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Zurich
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

The location would expose any unsuspecting client to be trapped in a tourist place. But, I had looked up Tripadvisor before and the reviews were generally quite positive, so we went. Reception was informal, but nice. I ordered a Spanish sounding fish plate with a variety of fish, a kind of pesce misto had I been in Italy. My wife... More 

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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We had business dinner in Boccaccio restaurant. Despite it was ordered menu (same for all), dinner was delicious. Great salmon starter and excellent fish. I'll recommend it for private trips too. Shells & fish look really fresh and tasty.

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Phuket, Thailand
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65 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

I ate the best oysters there for the past 20 years. The service is just perfect, the heated terrace is so comfortable, a Must in Nice.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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258 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 January 2017

Fabulous! The seafood on ice was truly impressive, the wild sea bass baked in salt was creamy deliciousness, the Ile Flottante floated my boat. Top class dining.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

These guys will take you for whatever they can. Sure the lunch was good. But then they decided to charge me 8 Euros for a juice and 9 euros for a bottle of water (both of which are conviently not priced on the menu). Stay away...these types of tourist traps give Nice a bad name

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$27 - US$65
Cuisine
French, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Private Dining, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 rue Massena, 06000 Nice, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Nice
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 87 71 76
Description
A restaurant specializing in seafood and fish, established since 1973 situated on the pedestrian zone at a couple steps from Place Massena. The establishment is particularly renowned for its quality and freshness of its products, its cuisine and service. You will discover the pleasures in the splendor of our place. Come and taste a gastronomic Mediterranean cuisine. Refined dishes delicately presented that reflect our savoir-faire. Le Boccaccio, a true institution, enjoys a terrace and numerous private dining rooms, however, one must enter to discover the warm and elegant ambiance.

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