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L'Opera

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18 rue Fermee, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
+33 4 42 12 44 67
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france
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92 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

Despite the paintings on the wall which were not to my taste, the service, quality of food and price are definitely worth it!

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55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Interesting fun decor, red velvet banquettes, black tables, original art, jazz, fifties crooner, Brazilian ballots on the round system. They have a list of interesting cocktails. The food ranged from sublime to good, varied good wine list, great service, very reasonable prices. A great choice for dinner in a city of so many choices.

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Thank SeascapeScott
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5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

The owner's responses to 1 star reviews sold this restaurant to me. Clearly the unsatisfied customers were either too stuck up or too tongue blind to realise what a great find this restaurant is. Come without pretension, leave very satisfied.

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Hong Kong, China
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Like the many top restaurants in the area, the menu was simple and straightforward. There was a set dinner menu with 3 courses at 49 euros or a la carte with slightly bigger portions. We chose a salad and the slow cooked soft-boiled egg as starters, both were excellent with all the right garnishes. For the mains we had the... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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81 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Food was good, but we had to wait even if we were the only table (four people) in the entire restaurant (the restaurant was empty). And our waiter was very pushy and too much of a sales person. As I said food was good, but not the experience overall. Therefore I will for sure not go back.

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Paris, France
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132 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

In looking for a restaurant with decent reviews that would be a pleasant walk from the concert hall where a friend and I would attend a marvelous Stravinsky concert conducted by Esa Pekka Salonen, this place popped up on my radar screen and I made reservations. I'm glad I did. It's a bit off the main streets, so you'll want... More 

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016

The food and wine were excellent. We went from the alla carte menu and the portions were very generous and the food tremendous. The wine was also tremendous. We had the lamb and the veal and would thoroughly recommend both. We had a 'summer trifle' to share as a desert and it was again excellent. The meal was finished off... More 

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tel aviv
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

nice small place. good service and excellent food. be aware that the promotions and "the fork" promotions are bit tricky..in other words its hard to get the discounts.. we were with 4 kids it was friendly and welcoming and everybody felt good and comfortable. presentation of food is great and the deserts not to be missed.

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Reykjavik
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We arrived at 9 pm and where the first guest to arrive. Its a small restaurant with only 30 seat. A beautiful an nicely decorated restaurant with French cousine. The staff where friendly and helped us with the few things in the menu we did not understand. The food was perfectly cooked, decorative and fun to eat. I had the... More 

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MA
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

I'll start by saying the food here was phenomenal. But other than that, the experience was a let-down. When we walked in at 8:00, the place was empty, and the staff seemed irritated that they had to get up and serve customers (we did have a reservation so our arrival shouldn't have been a surprise). Their attitude was borderline hostile!... 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$15 - US$65
Cuisine
French, Gastropub, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts American Express
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
19:00 - 00:00
Monday
19:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
19:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 00:00
Thursday
19:00 - 00:00
Friday
19:00 - 00:00
Saturday
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 rue Fermee, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Aix-en-Provence
  • Phone Number: +33 4 42 12 44 67

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