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Le Bistro du Fromager

29 rue Benoit Bunico, 06300 Nice, France
+33 4 93 13 07 83
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fondue” (19 reviews)
“risotto” (17 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
29 rue Benoit Bunico, 06300 Nice, France
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1 - 10 of 184 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was recommended by a friend and we loved it so much we went three times so that we could try the rest of the menu. The owners were very friendly and made our visit to Nice very special.

Thank Clair M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Entering restaurant into wonderful smells of beautiful France, food and wines! Very romantic and friendly atmosphere. Lovely small menu with only best dishes,so anything you order garantie to enjoy! Excellent idea to choose your wine, there no wine list. Waiter very knowledgeable,friendly,very good English,all you...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Make a reservation and go. The food here is wonderful and the dining is an experience. The seating is in fact below the building which gives a quaint cave feel, And the star of all he dishes is cheese. If you don't like cheese don't...More

Thank CgpPetrow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is a can't miss. It's in a fantastic setting, in a romantically lit cellar that sets the mood immediately. We started the evening with a great wine recommendation from our waiter and an incredible caramelized carrot soup. It was unreal, the best soup...More

Thank Aaron P
Reviewed 19 May 2017

As the name suggests the cuisine is based around the various cheeses of the region. The food was very tasty (as long as you like cheese), if a little heavy in some cases. I had serious trouble to finish mine. The staff are knowledgable about...More

Thank Alex M
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The dinner we had here was great (as long as you love cheese)! We had the fondue and fois gras started. The bread was fresh, the atmosphere was great and the service was fun and on point. The server recommended a white wine (my husband...More

Thank K T
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

My German friend was impressed by the setting as it is in a lovely old basement with hardly any light. Food was very flavoursome and it contained a lot of cheese and even a whole melted camembert so it was a bit on the heavy...More

Thank Annie G
Reviewed 6 April 2017

If you love cheese then this is the place for you. We have been here on two occasions, once in summer and the other in mid winter and have enjoyed it both times. Food is well prepared and the wine list is eclectic but very...More

Thank ChristopherP545
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Loved the fondue and aged pancetta. The waiter was really friendly and helpful with choosing a wine. The wine was also completely organic with no nitrates and had a lovely palate. The atmosphere was also great, it had a cave like, cosy feel.

Thank Hui Yin L
Reviewed 12 March 2017

We made a reservation a Le Bistro du Fromager, arrived on time and were seated promptly. Unfortunately we were seated in a tiny alcove under a huge pipe that ran across the room, there were other seats open in another room but we didn't have...More

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Judy M
Do you need a reservation?
14 June 2017|
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Response from Rolf S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, definitely! Then you are sure to get a seat there and you do not have to stand in line.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$33 - US$52
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
19:30 - 22:30
19:30 - 22:30
19:30 - 22:30
19:30 - 22:30
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 rue Benoit Bunico, 06300 Nice, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Nice
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 13 07 83
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Cheese based french cuisine. Everything is homemade, including sourdough bread. Natural wines. Fine Italian charcuterie. Cheese Buffet.
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