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Le Vieux Couvent - CLOSED

37 avenue Alphonse Toreille, 06140 Vence, France
+33 4 93 58 78 58
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
1 Jun 2015
“Nice Restaurant”
4 Apr 2015
“Everything perfect: food, wait staff, setting!”
Restaurant Hours
All hours
French, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
37 avenue Alphonse Toreille, 06140 Vence, France
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Reviewed 1 June 2015

Good food with nice menu choices. The staff very friendly and attentive. It was quiet the night we were there but this didn't detract from the ambience or experience.

Thank summertimespecial
Reviewed 4 April 2015

From our first minute, we knew the service in this beautiful ex-seminary was impeccable. We only had to wait to have that surpassed by the great food! My husband had a plat [main dish] of duck in a light, wonderful sauce and I just ordered...More

Thank Judybookdoc
Reviewed 5 March 2015

We tried several restaurants in Vence, all really good , but "Le vieux couvent" is definetly the best : professional and friendly service, the food is fresh and delicious, the filet de boeuf ( beef steack) was amazing, and the dessert.. I still dreaming the...More

Thank Manuela A
SoniaBis, Responsable relations clients at Le Vieux Couvent, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2015

Thank you very much for your review on our restaurant. We try to do our best to satisfy our guests and, for having run this place for the last 25 years with constant good work we are aware that we should be graded up! Nevertheless,...More

Reviewed 3 January 2015

Everything one would expect of a Michelin listed restaurant. Delightful and attentive service, delicious food and a lady serving us who spoke good English. Two of us spent €120 on our meal with 1 bottle of decent wine and a Calvados for me. Not cheap,...More

Thank Toby S
Reviewed 9 December 2014

I'd walked in front of this restaurant many times and never thought about going in ... Looking for a nice restaurant on a Friday night, I looked at the reviews on TripAdvisor and this restaurant came up high on the list. Being within walking distance...More

Thank Vincent T
Reviewed 8 November 2014

Lovely, upscale restaurant just outside of the ville medieval on a main road into Vence. We had the three course lunch with an amuse bouche. The amuse bouche was three small bites and a small cup of delicious fish soup. Both of the first courses,...More

Thank lynnefs
Reviewed 25 October 2014

We picked this restaurant since other were closed for Sunday night. It was a dark and quiet outside but a great surprise, for the good food and the service.

1  Thank Tzuli
Reviewed 20 October 2014

We first went to Le Vieux Couvent over a decade ago, and it was always good value and good - if not spectacular food. It's location perhaps made it less popular because you have to be a restauanr hunter to find it! However, we've recently...More

Thank BigjohnnyM
Reviewed 6 October 2014

So glad we found this on Tripadvisor. A charming restaurant, ambiance, warm welcome and, most important, very good food. At dinner, starters included a truffle salad and a foie gras tasting plate. Hard to chose so we each ordered one and tasted both. OMG truffles/foie...More

1  Thank Judy R
Reviewed 22 September 2014

Tried a few restaurants in Vence and around and aside of the well known special ones, they are all just Ok but not memorable. Le Vieux Couvent is different , absolutely top class cuisine for a very modest price -.fresh seasonal ingredients prepared beautifully. Lady...More

1  Thank Huw R
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:45
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:45
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:45
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:45
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:45
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 37 avenue Alphonse Toreille, 06140 Vence, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Vence
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 58 78 58
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