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La Villa d'Este

6 rue Massena | Zone Piétonne, 06000 Nice, France
+33 4 93 82 47 77
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Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“pasta” (71 reviews)
“antipasti” (21 reviews)
“focaccia” (6 reviews)
Open Now
19:00 - 23:00All hours
CUISINES
French, Mediterranean, Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
6 rue Massena | Zone Piétonne, 06000 Nice, France
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1 - 10 of 451 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Went to this Italian restaurant after the hotel recommended. We were in the mood for a nice pizza. The food was good , the portions huge and a friendly service. Well located near the place Massena, no reservation was needed as the restaurant is huge....More

Thank dtrottier2
Reviewed 2 days ago

It is very cheap to eat out in Nice especially at lunch time when you can find many restaurant that offer the plate the Jour for between 12 to 16 euros. Some they include a glass of wine. I enjoyed eating in the 4 Italian...More

Thank Adriana B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Discerning Italian friends recommended we ate here, with good reason. The menu isn't overlong so what they serve is done well. Portions are huge; a homely pan of fresh lasagne was easily enough for 2. Salmon fillet with artichokes came with a mound of buttery...More

Thank LondonCLK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very busy but worth a short wait for dinner. We shared a salad which was excellent and then some great pasta served in big bowls . Very popular restaurant providing good food and excellent service

Thank 7ES23
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had a delicious lunch here one day and was so pleased with the meal that I returned for dinner and was equally pleased. The portions are very large and not overly expensive for the area. The wait staff are very efficient and friendly. It...More

Thank Timothy M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After walking for a couple of hours, we needed to rest awhile and have something to eat. La Villa d'Este happened to be nearby, and the dishes that people were eating at the patio looked pretty nice. We ordered a pizza each, and they were...More

Thank JP I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Plenty of nice Italian dishes served in oversized portions. Share a dish! When we saw the huge pasta portions we opted for fish plates which looked smaller. The prawns were a disappointment but they did honor a substitution on my plate which was appreciated. The...More

Thank M K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten here many times and usually the food was good. It largely depends on what you order. The mixed fish grill was soggy and a lot of poor quality fish. One fish dish was cold and when asked to reheat it a very...More

Thank Johann S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

La Villa d'Este was recommended by locals and we did not get disappointed. The choices are many, you cannot get it wrong. I had a calzone, it was very good. Did not have any problems with quality or service, and our company was biiig.

Thank Davor R
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Bottom line was recommended by hotel and if I had looked at profile here first I would not have visited. Was terrible experience from beginning to end. First waiter came up and asked him question about the menu he said was filling in and did...More

Thank jaymonty2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$36
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 rue Massena | Zone Piétonne, 06000 Nice, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Nice>  > Jardin Albert 1er
  • Neighbourhood: Jardin Albert 1er
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 82 47 77
Description
La Villa d'Este is an Italian restaurant in the heart of Nice for more than 20 years! It owes its success to its traditional recipes, but also to its ever changing menu. The restaurant offers you to taste oven baked pasta dishes, great classics of the house, as well as pasta dishes and original pizzas. Italian cuisine, very varied, also offers a presentation of antipasti, meats, fish and daily specials. Grand gourmet desserts such as the giant l'eclair gianduja. The quality of each dish is enhanced by the generosity and love for flavor. The place, chic and elegant, is located in a Dolce Vita decor strongly infused with the Villa d'Este in Tivoli. The restaurant offers a beautiful seating capacity through its various dining rooms with a dining service of quality and experience. The terrace, situated on the pedestrian zone, offers a refined and modern setting.
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