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Restaurant Le Cadran Solaire

4 rue Eugene Giraud, 06560 Valbonne, France
+33 4 93 12 13 30
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good30%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“rabbit” (9 reviews)
“tomato tart” (5 reviews)
“foie gras” (10 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
4 rue Eugene Giraud, 06560 Valbonne, France
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Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We went as a family group of six (adults) and this was probably the best meal we have had in Valbonne. Generous portions, plenty of choice and lots of authentic local cuisine. The waitress/proprietor was a gem of a woman and very generous to us...More

Thank mdlm_uk
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Thank you to Valerie and her son for such great service once again on Saturday. And of course to the amazing chef who delivers wonderful food every time. The atmosphere is always so welcoming and relaxed, the food always so tasty and such good value.

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Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Friday night in Valbonne and we chanced upon this gem. What a find! Really welcoming owner, excellent menu and lovely setting The food was fresh, hot and good portions. I had the fish soup, calves liver and tart Tatin. Couldn't fault it. Please do visit...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2017

Great food and excellent service, this time for 7 of us on a cycling holiday who went for dinner on a Saturday night. A welcoming glass of fizz with olives and a canope each was a great way to kick off the evening. All 3...More

Thank JJJG2013
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Basically the cuisine is not at all really professional food, No spice, second rate meat, nothing was particurlay nice

Thank 17RatMac
Reviewed 24 November 2016 via mobile

As always owner Valerie makes one feel really welcome. For a change I chose the two Autumn specials that were not on the standard menu. To start was the Soup des Chataignes (sweet chestnut soup). It was amazing! Really worth trying. To follow I had...More

Thank TheSelectiveDiner
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

Just go there! Absolutely the best place in Valbonne. Looking for classic French food? Well, this is the place! Magret de canard, fois gras, chocolat fondant etc. Not only was the food very tasty but it was also beautifully presented on the plate. The owner,...More

Thank LivsnjutareXX
Reviewed 17 October 2016

One of the best bistro style restaurants in old town Valbonne tucked away down a pretty narrow street a few minutes off the main square. A guaranteed warm welcome from Valerie and attentive service complement the excellent food emerging from the tiny kitchen. A thoroughly...More

Thank Julia_et_David2014
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Ate lunch here last Friday - it's market day in Valbonne - a very good market indeed not just for fruit and vegetables but jewellery, linens, handbags. This lovely restaurant is in the heart of Valbonne and the weather was so good we ate outside...More

Thank LBMK55
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Had lunch at this lovely little spot on a cloudy day that threatened rain. The first thing the proprietresse did was to make sure we would be protected by the awning if it rained while we were eating outdoors. She then proceeded to engage us...More

Thank pchute
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$24 - US$49
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 rue Eugene Giraud, 06560 Valbonne, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Valbonne
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 12 13 30
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