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La Defonce

3 Rue Laurent Ventron, 13260 Cassis, France
+33 4 42 01 28 33
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Overview
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sole” (5 reviews)
“ham” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, Mediterranean, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
3 Rue Laurent Ventron, 13260 Cassis, France
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little restaurant located in the alley just next to the port Food was perfect - well served tuna steak with vegetables. Very good service. Make sure to ask to see today's menu Tried the local wine for the first time - white wine was...More

Thank Spartadk
willybaz, Propriétaire at La Defonce, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Cher Spartadk , Merci pour vos compliments sur le thon frais mi cuit , et mille merci pour votre commentaire...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Thank you Catherine and family for a wonderful meal. My husband and I enjoyed calamari and black pudding for entree and the artichoke ravioli and sole for main, topped off with perfect crème brulée for dessert. Enjoying Cassis wines throughout. What a fabulous family restaurant....More

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willybaz, Propriétaire at La Defonce, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Chères amis, Merci Merci merci pour votre commentaire , notre chef Lukas a été énormément heureux de constater que tout...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Read very good reviews on Tripadvisor, but were really dissappointed.. Nice street terrace, friendly, young staff, but a pretty high price for very average food. Goat cheese starter with only one little piece of ham, egg starter was good though. Main course with boudin noir...More

1  Thank Lynn D
willybaz, Propriétaire at La Defonce, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Cher Lynn D, Nous sommes navrés que le menu ne vous ai pas satisfait , nous espérons vous revoir pour...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

After one month of traveling through Europe - this restaurant remains one of our highlights! We wandered just half a block off the harbor street looking for quality food ...and we found this gem. It is a family-owned gourmet restaurant with amazing food - fresh...More

Thank next_chapter2017
willybaz, Propriétaire at La Defonce, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Canadian friends, Thanks for the wonderful review that you left, we also had a great evening with you. Sincerely Lea et Lukas

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant in the small streets of Cassis. Warm service and incredibly good food. Such a nice place..

Thank x_esz_x
willybaz, Propriétaire at La Defonce, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear x_esz_x, Despite this tourist period on Cassis we do our best to welcome you with a warm constancy, we hope to see you very soon in our charming restaurant. Bien cordialement Lea et lukas

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our dinner at La Defonce was one of the highlights of our time in Cassis: we had a long, leisurely and delicious dinner, and also wonderful and vivid conversation with Catherine, who waited on us, who guided us through the menu (and me to the...More

Thank lsg099
willybaz, Propriétaire at La Defonce, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Isg099, a thousand thanks for this wonderful advice you left, the reception of our customers is always sincere and honest, we love our craft when we have customers like you who have had fun. Hope to see you again very soon. Bien cordialement Léa...More

Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Visited for the dinner. The duck breast was perfect. Highly recommended. Great food, excellent service.

Thank Evgeny L
willybaz, Propriétaire at La Defonce, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Evgeny, Thank you for your review on tripadvisor, we are glad that the duck you liked. Best regards Lea and Lukas

Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We stumbled on this place in a little alley not far from the flat we rented- I had two kids with me really wanting a steak which was on the menu at the time. It tuned out to be a Simmental (a breed of cow)...More

Thank luxtpt
willybaz, Propriétaire at La Defonce, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017
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Cher Luxtpt, Nous sommes très heureux que l'entrecôte ai plu à vos filles. Cela a été un réel plaisir de...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

A great little restaurant tucked away from the port. Personable service. Great food especially the blood sausage.

Thank Jackie D
willybaz, Propriétaire at La Defonce, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2017

Dear Jackie, Thank you for your review, we were happy to receive you. Hope to see you again soon in Cassis. Léa et Lukas

Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

For the second time in a year we went to eat at this restaurant. Super good food en verry kind service. The menu is restricted but the Quality of the ingredients is top.

Thank tony25brugge
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$41
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Rue Laurent Ventron, 13260 Cassis, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Cassis
  • Phone Number: +33 4 42 01 28 33
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Description
Restaurant open every evening from 19h to 23h except Monday
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