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Al Vecchio Forno

39 quai Bonaparte, 06500, Menton, France
+33 4 92 10 04 76
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (19 reviews)
“pasta dishes” (2 reviews)
“ice cream” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European
££ - £££
39 quai Bonaparte, 06500, Menton, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Probably a really good, authentic Italian restaurant but they have taken the space of the closed establishment next door and they seem overstretched. When we arrived it took quite some time to be served but starter was good. Gnocchi followed, this was lukewarm and chewy-...More

Thank ks2
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Chose this restaurant based on TripAdvisor reviews. We were not disappointed. We spoke little French and our waitress spoke little English but everything worked out great. We had clams and mussels, along with a pizza and a little vin rouge. We had a fantastic time...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 20 June 2017

A surprise & delght! A busy bustling Italian with delicious food. Although a bit cramped, the delicious food & views of Menton & the beach add up to a lovely gastronomic evening.

Thank annimc607
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

I have a good dinner with ma friends. It's possible To eat a lot of plates, from fish To pizza. The quality is good and the total is not expensive!

Thank smarts01
Reviewed 8 June 2017

The people waiting on the street are the best publicity of this place. Delicious pizza, very friendly service, home atmosphere with nice view on the Old Port and Italian border!

Thank anulaPoland
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

It's a great Italian restaurant in Menton. They make delicious Italian pizza, generous portions, really good ice-cream. Service is efficient and it's reasonably priced. It's only open in the evening and as it's popular you must book a table or you'll have to wait. It's...More

Thank Mara M
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We've had take out pizza here on a number of occasions over the past few years when visiting Menton so I can't speak for sitting in at the restaurant. The pizzas are always super tasty and there's lots of options for toppings. The price is...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2017

I went to Vecchio Forno restaurant the first evening I arrived in Menton, on September 2016. The location nice, overlooking the port, the restaurant mostly made for summer weather had a covered veranda on the sidewalk, and was the only restaurant in that district with...More

Thank charisgian
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Here you have to be when it opens in the evening, 19:30, or to order tables. They have a varied menu with different dishes but I recommend their pizzas. It is not a place where you eat in peace because everyone is talking loud but...More

1  Thank S8002YPmichelv
Reviewed 26 September 2016

very ggod Pizzas and excellent house wine On a second visit we had an excellent plate of large mussels, lanquestine, clams and cuttle fish in a lovely broth. Very nice. It is in a nice location over looking the harbour

Thank kelsoladdie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 quai Bonaparte, 06500, Menton, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Menton
  • Phone Number: +33 4 92 10 04 76
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