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Restaurant Dan B. La Table de Ventabren

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French, Mediterranean, Contemporary
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1 Rue Cezanne, 13122 Ventabren, France
+33 4 42 28 79 33
19:45 - 21:15
00:00 - 13:15
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Tue - Sat 19:45 - 21:15
Wed - Sun 00:00 - 13:15
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

In the weeks prior to our visit the restaurant went through some renovations and a menu change which made me hesitant but I decided to keep the booking after all. I am so glad I did!! We were two couples that evening. All of us have visited numerous starred restaurants around the world and take food and dining very seriously.... More 

Thank Noa H
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

Where as we have been eating classic french food since we arrive this is what I would call modern french. Small plates, many flavors, creative presentation and foam. Not to mention a spectacular view. Every course exceeded expectation and was just incredible.

Thank liveforwater
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9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Took a detour from our route from Marseille to Montpellier to stop by to get lunch at this place - definitely worth it! Great view and fantastic food, in addition to a walk around in the very cozy town of Ventabren.

Thank Thomle
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

I came straight from the airport at marseille, it is only about 15 minutes drive. In a little town, park after driving through town center, and walk back to the restaurant. It has a great view on a wonderful terrace. The food was good and beautifully plated, especially the mackerel and the beef cappacio. Oh and the caramel desert was... More 

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Laval, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

Had a wonderful time at this restaurant starting with a lunch time wine discovery session with Jean-Marc; great experience and I highly recommend it. I must also admit that I was quite impressed with the new decor, a wonderful view on the beauty of the South of France. Spent the rest of the day with friends, which culminated with dinner... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

It's tucked away and hard to find and hard to park and worth the effort. We had an amazing lunch in a tiny restaurant. They fussed over us and, by now, have probably built the all-weather glassed in patio dining they told us about. If you are a fine dining person, don't miss this.

Thank G1742QLrobertc
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016

Wonderful service on top of an amazing seven course dinner - we loved every bite from the first to the last! The town is quaint and the views add to the attention they put into their special dinners. The The famous chocolate dessert was the best I've ever had!

Thank Cn514
Avignon, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 May 2016

On our monthly culinary discovery lunch outing we consulted the Michelin guide for a 1 star close by. No doubt we made the right choice In the picturesque village center with a view on the far away Mediterranean sea, we were well received and had an excellent lunch... The wine-list offers a great variety on splendid local and regional top... More 

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Romsey, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2015

This is a tiny restaurant in a pretty little village in the hills above Velaux. The views are spectacular but as it was October, and we went for dinner not lunch, we were inside. But, really, we were there for the food which was amazing. Have thought about this restaurant a lot and really think it was the best meal... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

We read about this before we left Australia and booked a table for lunch as a special treat. It is a lovely little restauarant tucked into an ancient building in Ventabren a tiny hillside village outside Aix en Provence. The weather precluded lunch on the terrace but we werent disappointed. Michelin starred since 2008/9 Chef Dan Bessoudo and front of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$41 - US$108
French, Mediterranean, Contemporary
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
00:00 - 13:15
19:45 - 21:15
19:45 - 21:15
00:00 - 13:15
19:45 - 21:15
00:00 - 13:15
19:45 - 21:15
00:00 - 13:15
19:45 - 21:15
00:00 - 13:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Rue Cezanne, 13122 Ventabren, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Ventabren
  • Phone Number: +33 4 42 28 79 33
Perched on the one of the most beautiful village of Provence. Our restaurant is welcoming you all year long with our wonderful view on the Valley of l'Arc. Our Chef of cuisine and owner Dan Bessoudo is realizing a creative & sensible cuisine, axed on the quality of fresh products and with the obsession of not denaturing them. A pleasure to welcome you at Dan B. La Table de Ventabren

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?