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Carnival

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29 quai de Monleon, 06500, Menton, France
+33 4 93 35 99 95
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12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
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Fri - Wed 12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
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oxted
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2015

The location was attractive. A small quaint slightly recessed piazza with Mediterranean foliage and charm. The restaurant had an external terrace but we decided to eat inside. Rustic well maintained decor. Abundance of natural stone and rustic coloured plaster walls, attractive vault type ceiling and terracotta colour tiled floor. We liked it. Kitchen was visible on way to loos and... More 

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Bermuda
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80 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 April 2015

We had a mixed experience at Carnival. At first we were underwhelmed by the indifferent service. We were the first of 3 tables to arrive and last to be recognised, seemed a little early in the season to be tired of tourists! However the food was excellent and the evening ended more positively.

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Toronto, Canada
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2014

We have been to this restaurant twice and it's wonderful. We had a bio wine which was very good and both of us had pasta with seafood which was perfectly cooked,varied and plentiful !! Then we shared a mix of fried calamari ,shrimp and small fish and a green salad which came with it. The batter was delicate and the... More 

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Turin, Italy
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144 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2012 via mobile

We enjoyed this small restaurant thanks to their attention to the organic world. Very good choice of ingredients and wine, mostly organic. We picked fresh mussels (with no tomato, just garlic and wine) and a fresh lobster. With a good bottle of wine and two desserts we spent around 120€. Great service and attitude as well as good advice for... More 

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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114 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2012

Tucked away at one end of Menton near the Bastion in a pleasant rustic cellar. Efficient and discreet service. Majors on organic food (especially fresh fish) and a selection of unusual regional organic wines.

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1 Thank Victorians63
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2011

Not going back! The food was not very tasty, the Pasta was ordinary, only the "bio" wine was a pleasant surprise. Again, highly disappointing!

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1 Thank Lolaismyfavourite
Nice, France
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66 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2011

We took friends who were visiting us from San Diego to Carnival the night before they left for home. It is located in the Vieux Ville, or old town part of the city. The owner has maintained the interior of the restaurant in the old manner and it is charming. The menu is just large enough to provide something for... More 

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Algiers, Algeria
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67 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2011

We went by chance to this restaurant near the water front and were very pleasantly surprised. This is the only "bio" restaurant of the city, but more than that it serves excellent produces. We ate wonderful lobster, steamed, not boiled. Everything we ate was good, and we would return there often if we lived in Menton.

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Thank alexbeaulieu
Brescia, Italy
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 February 2010

On my recent trip to Menton with my family I've benn to Carnival restaurant: a very nice place near to the "Vieux-Port", where i found a warm and captivating atmosphere. The place is calm and wasn't full of noisy tourist just like other restaurant i've been to lately, and Chef Riccardo has been kind to have a talk with us... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 quai de Monleon, 06500, Menton, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Menton
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 35 99 95

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