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La Montgolfiere Henri Geraci

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US$18 - US$58
French, Mediterranean, European, Healthy
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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In a small pedestrian street of the old town, close to prince's palace, this little family - run restaurant is a perfect counterpoint to all the trendy...
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Reviewed 15 December 2020 via mobile

Amazing! A lovely cosy restaurant run by this welcoming husband and wife team. The husband/chef prepares and cooks the food in an open kitchen using fresh ingredients and he draws on his experience of traditional cuisine and his years spent working at Nobu in Monte...More

Date of visit: December 2020
Reviewed 24 October 2020 via mobile

Fantastic! A truly great meal in a relaxed and low key environment. Price quality ratio is great and I highly recommend this place.

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 10 August 2020

Bella and I were looking for hidden gems tucked away in the less popular areas where the emphasis is on quality food and service but also with great ambience. This truly is a gem.Fabienne and Henri are the perfect team.You would be advised to book...More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 29 July 2020

This is one of the nicest places I have ever been to, booked lasted minute and they accommodated us and even though short staffed Henri did an amazing job to get orders out and keep our glasses full. Love this place, hard to get in...More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed 26 July 2020 via mobile

Over rated, poor cuisine and food quality, price is ok only bcs it’s Monaco, friendly management (it’s a couple “cooking” (tastes more like re-heating) and running the place), nice location in old Monaco Ville. It was a mystery for the 5 of us how this...More

Date of visit: July 2020
SITI67, Propriétaire at La Montgolfiere Henri Geraci, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2020
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Reviewed 30 May 2020

Food is absolutely incredible. Fantastic service, everyone was so lovely. Couldn’t fault any of it, we will definitely be returning :)

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed 25 January 2020 via mobile

The different varieties of food are being served here a fusion mixture the place is good for having dinner

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 11 January 2020

5 stars 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟 We will and definitely come back. Lovely couple who is running this restaurang. Don't miss it! 👌 // Patricia and family from Sthlm/Sweden

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed 30 December 2019 via mobile

The stock fish, a local Monegasque dish, was excellent!!! Couldn’t have enough of it. The hostess was incredibly friendly that we stayed a bit longer after our meal to talk to her about her time in Malaysia! She’s got incredible stories about that. Definitely worthwhile...More

Date of visit: December 2019
Reviewed 8 December 2019 via mobile

Great place for unique, original, "local" food. Fusion food, hybrid of cultures from different countries.

Date of visit: November 2019
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8 February 2019|
Response from sergeyshunyaev | Reviewed this property |
They reserved thru phone only. Try to call more.
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Its no 1 using trip advisors algorithms. You might not agree with how they write them but don't worry. My guess it's about the number of people who write something good. So that must be a sign for you. Be bold and try it
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Response from Beverley G | Reviewed this property |
Not sure where the Fairmont is, but the restaurant is in the old city and quite a walk. We took a taxi from The Hermitage and I have a feeling the Fairmont may be quite close to The Hermitage
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  • Yes, La Montgolfiere Henri Geraci is taking precautions against COVID-19. A full list is available within the "safety precautions" section of this page.

  • La Montgolfiere Henri Geraci is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
    • Food: 5
    • Service: 4.5
    • Value: 4.5
    • Atmosphere: 4.5