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“Nice food, good wine, lovely view, a bit too expensive”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of La Roche Buissiere

La Roche Buissiere
Cuisines: French, European, Mediterranean, Wine Bar
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Reservations, Seating
Restaurant details
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Reservations, Seating
Funchal, Portugal
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146 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
“Nice food, good wine, lovely view, a bit too expensive”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2012

A wine domain with lovely outdoor eating. Good wines, nice food, and the view is excellent, though it is a very windy corner. Be prepared for waiting time when it's busy. We find the prices a bit too high for what they serve.

  • Visited July 2011
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English first
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“A breath of fresh air - informal dining with great wine and a view”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2010

When the Gloriette closed up the road in Merindols Les Oliviers, we were looking for somewhere else to eat in the area, which had a bit of magic to it . Luckily we stumbled upon La Roche Buissiere. The place has a lovely relaxed feel with great views over the vines. The formula is very simple, there is a mix of tapas and food to share such as goats cheese with apple and honey in brik pastry or a wonderful choice of air dried beef and other charcuterie, lovely raviolis and fabulous bio ices and of course their own outstanding bio wines as well as wines from some of their friends'vineyards. It is different, very informal and in many ways breaks with tradition, but it is the French take on a wine bar and is great fun.

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Vaucluse
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Hidden Gem!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2009

La Roche Buissiere - 3 nicer people you will struggle to meet. Pierre, Antoine and Laurence have created a little corner of paradise here in the nothern most tip of Provence.
Sitting on their wine bar terrace, drinking wine produced from the vinyards which compose the gobsmacking view whilst eating assiettes of locally produced fromage and charcuterie is as good as it gets.
Craig's recommendation - Flonflons - 50% grenache and 50% syrah - full of raspberries - beautiful!

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