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Au Vieux Four

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4 | Rue Basse, 06620 Gourdon, France
+33 4 93 09 68 60
Thursday
Closed
Hours:
Sun - Tue 09:00 - 17:00
Fri - Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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283 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

It is a tiny place, but cozy and charming. We had some of the lunch specials of the day. They started by giving us small verrines of soupe de legumes which was stupendous- I could have had an entire bowl of it! 2 of us had the Chestnut soup (with swiss chard and blood sausage- amazingly good as well. The... More 

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1 Thank Kaz P
Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

We ate here on a cold Sunday lunchtime and were received with a warm welcome. The restaurant only has about 30 covers, so we had to book and were not disappointed. The service was excellent and the food sublime. We were given an amuse bouche of squash soup with our aperitif then both had the potage de legumes and the... More 

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1 Thank JEF2020
Antibes, France
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Like always this restaurant is just MAGIC ! It is my favourite restaurat on the riviera and I live in Antibes. Stephane Luca is simply THE BEST!

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Thank Casamare35
London. United kingdom
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

We happened upon this beautiful little restaraunt so homely. The food was simple to order but such 5* quality and presentation. I'll Def look for this again!

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Thank 0Devika
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have been coming here for ten years now. When the team opened L'Ecole des Filles in Bar Sur Loup we ate there on an almost weekly basis for over a year. In all the times we have eaten at l'Ecole des Filles (now sadly under new management that are nowhere near the same standard) or Au... More 

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2 Thank Gerald M
Cruseilles, France
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

we booked, but arrived slightly before the due time, the waitress ranted about this kind of people arriving early, asked us to come again later, which we did, and then ignored us when we got back to finally behave in a really inappropriate manner, just gross and greedy.

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London, United Kingdom
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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

I have just got to rave about this place. Mr Lucas you are a wonderful cook. Everytime I visted this place during my holiday it was a delight. Fantastic food, great depth of flavour. Eve and Stephanne you just made my holiday amazing.

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Thank Victoria M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

This is a small establishment so get here early or book to guarantee a seat. At last the best place in the area. I have been on holiday for nearly three weeks and eaten out everyday. It beats everyone for flavour, imagination and genuine great taste. I would come here everyday because the chef can cook. You are hitting above... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016

This is a regular for us when we are in the area, which is most years. Consistantly high quality food, small menu and beautifully presented. Professional and freindly service - an absolute gem.

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Hovik, Norway
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100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

We visited this restaurant in 2011, and came back. New Management it seemed to be according to our old business card from this place. But they do deliver a perfect meal. A marvellous risotto was served ; the meat therein must have been cooked for quite a long time. So extremely tender and soft. I could have gone for a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$32
Cuisine
French
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:00
Monday
09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
09:00 - 17:00
Friday
09:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 | Rue Basse, 06620 Gourdon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Alpes Maritimes  >  Gourdon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 09 68 60

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