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Au Fil Du Temps

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73 Place Louis Giraud, 84210 Pernes-les-Fontaines, France
+33 4 90 30 09 48
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12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
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London, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Lovely warm friendly welcome. It was Wednesday evening so not busy in this small Provençal town there was just one other table occupied, non the less the atmosphere was cozy and welcoming. Many restaurants in the local area aren't open in the evenings in Jan and Feb so we were in the delighted to find it open. The food was... More 

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Southport, NC
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44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 November 2016

Perfectly located on a square in the old walled city, a great spot to experience French cuisine without spending a fortune. A small space seating about 24 people allows for good service. Low ceilings lend a sense of intimacy. Better know some French to negotiate the menu, and reservations are a must for this popular spot. Good cocktails, fine wine... More 

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Thank keg0nsaman
Juan-les-Pins, France
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

A warm and friendly restaurant. Interesting combinations of flavours with local wines. A quiet ambience of a grown up restaurant and the menu is augmented with chef's extras to get the meal started.

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Thank Matt R
Brooklyn, New York, USA
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55 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016

It just goes to show that fine dining is available where least expected. At least you wouldn't expect to find a meal at this level in a town of this size anywhere in the US. We took the tasting menu, and it was surprising, delicious, adventurous, and not in the least intimidating. The patronne was helpful and well-informed. The wine... More 

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Can't praise this little gem of a restaurant enough! Defy anyone to pack more flavour into food than the chef here who is a huge talent and should have at least two stars but instead makes his food accessible to all those lucky enough to discover this culinary diamond. Unmissable

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Thank georgina s
Montreal, Canada
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Nestled in the small village of Pernes-les-Fontaine, we've been going to Au fil du Temps now for 3 years during our (return) travels to the area. Every year, we are remembered and greatly like part of the family. A family-run restaurant on the square (wife mans the front, husband in the kitchen, kids playing in the square), the eclectic decor... More 

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Thank Scott M
Sandy, Utah
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405 reviews
222 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 September 2016

The is a very quaint restourant off the beaten path. There are only about 6-7 tables so you need a reservation. NO ONE here speaks English so bruch up on your basic French. The food is beyond fabulous and the service is totally French...they don't bother you at all. Great atmosphere.

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Thank Rick_Sue1969
London
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

A charming restaurant sitting in a village square that appears straight out of a novel by Marcel Pagnol. The cuisine is a whole leap above what one might have expected, with all the raw produce coming from the local area. In our week in Provence, eating out every night, this was our gastronomic highlight.

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Thank Robert N
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

This is a small restaurant, with a small staff, but it is very high quality nevertheless. If you are looking for a nice long relaxing dinner, watching the world walk by and have no where important to be then this is the place for you. We were six people (4 adults and 2 foodie children) and we managed to try... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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416 reviews
286 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 353 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

It was too hot to eat outside, but inside is nice too (and air-conditioned). The cooking at this tiny restaurant is extraordinarily good. Just one example - an amuse bouche of cold tomato soup with very finely diced courgettes and cucumber, finished with a mousse of feta cheese: a wonderfully sprightly, refreshing and invigorating start to lunch. The 26 euro... 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 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73 Place Louis Giraud, 84210 Pernes-les-Fontaines, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Vaucluse  >  Pernes-les-Fontaines
  • Phone Number: +33 4 90 30 09 48

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?