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Le Caveau du Diamant

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2 Rue Sonoys, 21700 Nuits-Saint-Georges, France
+33 9 50 49 02 10
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studley
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17 reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went into this restaurant as all the other places were full for lunch, so did not look at the menu, host was very friendly and spoke English, but when he gave us the menu we knew we were in the wrong place as we only wanted a snack ,we thought we could get a nice salad, but we ended up... More 

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Cavdiam, Gérant at Le Caveau du Diamant, responded to this review

If you knew that you were at the wrong place,why didn't you just leave so!? Why didn't you ask for a salade or a sandwich!!! We're sorry for a bone in the fish but when we cook real food it happend!!! If you can learn french a little bit,you'll have better time in France. You're the first english familly disappointed.... More 

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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

This is one of the best carribean restaurants I've been too. Everything is home made and delicious. We enjoyed everything, from the accras de mouru to the Colombo de porc, not to mention the ginger sauce to accompany the starters. From the outside the restaurant doesn't look too appealing, but don't be fooled, the food and price is excellent and... More 

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I wondered around Nuits St George trying to find somewhere we'd both enjoy and this fit the bill perfectly. Delicious food, a wonderful host (we took a selfie with him) and great wine. I'm quite fussy and although noyhing on the memu appealed he found a starter for me. Hubby had the black pudding - not like... More 

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cardiff
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2013

We visited this restaurant having read other reviews on Trip Advisor. Yes, it looks like (and is) an ice-cream shop from the outside. We ventured in and went downstairs to the restaurant which looks like it was once the cellar of the shop above. No windows. There were two other diners. We were greeted by the very friendly, English-speaking owner... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2013

In town center, very friendly English speaking owner. Good meal at a reasonable cost, just what was required after a long drive.

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Whaddon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2013

We didn't actually eat here, but stopped for ice creams a couple of times. The cassis (blackcurrant) was delicious and fresh tasting -- just like eating the fruit itself -- and other flavours were excellent too. Can't recommend it too highly.

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newcastle
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2013

This looks like an ice cream shop/cafe from the outside, so you would barely know there's a restaurant in there. But there is! The vaulted room downstairs is gorgeous, but we sat at a table outside and had a range of beautiful food. Have eaten here twice, and both times the food was great and the man who served us... More 

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Tiburon, California
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23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2013

Don't be put off by the store front and having the restaurant tucked away downstairs. The food was fresh, tasty, and just perfect after a long day of traveling. The chef is from the islands, so she cooks what she grew up eating. As a family of 5 (children ages 5,7, &9), its pretty hard to please everyone. But here,... More 

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St. George, Utah
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2013

In the heart of Nuits St Georges it's a coffee shop with a beautiful restaurant cave downstairs. She's a relocated Islander and he's a relocated Frenchman. She makes the best accras I've ever tasted, and he speaks my kind of English while he grinds the coffee. I've eaten here maybe 10 times and always look forward to returning.

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Thank DonMoffittS
Seattle, WA
2 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2012

Took a long time to get attended to and we didn't see the waiter for at least 15 min. That was not a good start. The table had crumbs on it and the food was average. I saw the waiter come out of the bathroom after filling up a water carafe, a little disturbing for me at least. He just... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$34
Cuisine
French, Caribbean
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Rue Sonoys, 21700 Nuits-Saint-Georges, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Bourgogne-Franche-Comte  >  Cote d'Or  >  Nuits-Saint-Georges
  • Phone Number: +33 9 50 49 02 10

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