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Le Jardin de la Tour

9 rue de la Tour | Proche Place st Lazare, 84000, Avignon, France
+33 4 90 85 66 50
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“jean marc” (14 reviews)
“chef owner” (3 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
9 rue de la Tour | Proche Place st Lazare, 84000, Avignon, France
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Reviewed 6 August 2016

This restaurant is set in a quiet street away from the tourist area. Seating is provided inside and outside. Outside is very pleasant under the growing vines. Inside the times of how the building was used in the past is evident with the machinery tastefully...More

Thank Leanne G
Reviewed 9 May 2016

don't go expecting a quick in and out. as others have noted, the chef marches to his own drum and does things in his own good time. that said, the food is good, some things wonderful. as best I could tell he's more a fan...More

Thank hsheffield1
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I enjoyed a banquet dinner here with about 40 colleagues, and the evening was excellent all around. The restaurant is in an old factory building, and contains various pieces of equipment left from that era that add charm. The proprietor is very friendly and welcoming....More

Thank Sally A
Reviewed 21 April 2016

We dined at this wonderful establishment but we ate what Chef/owner Jean-Marc Larrue helped us prepare. We spent the afternoon chopping, stirring, tasting and learning from the Chef! Yes Chef! The ingredients were fresh and the final product was good despite our inexperience cooking food...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

We went there for dinner, on a night that main door was closed, the yard had a big tent with art shop that we crossed to reach a secondary door that brings us to a tale place, with a warm welcome from the owner. Everything...More

Thank XaviFiro
Reviewed 15 October 2015

We were a group of 15. The chef presented options that suited everyone, which was an accomplishment with such a diverse crowd. The chef and staff made us welcome, in many languages. My meal was one of the best I had in 2 weeks in...More

Thank sfgardener
Reviewed 12 October 2015

After spending an incredible afternoon in a cooking class with chef/owner Jean-Marc Larrue, my girlfriend and I sat down to one of the best meals of our lives. The food was inventive, perfectly prepared an beautifully presented in an atmosphere that was warm and welcoming....More

Thank Jerry R
Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

Our group of eight friends recently spent a week in Avignon exploring the excellent wine and cuisine of the region. One of the highlights of our visit was the day we spent with Chef Jean Marc Larrue, the charismatic philosopher-chef, as he led us through...More

Thank cattoun
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

An outstanding lunch experience, exceptional dinning occasion. Food was beyond spectacular. Exceeded our expectation. Shared Chef Jean Marc's passion for Kentucky Bourbon, with an end of meal drink. Chef presented a marvellous dinning extravaganza. Can't say enough about how memorable Le Jardin de la Tour...More

Thank Cheryl S
Reviewed 25 September 2015

Ate lunch at Le Jardin during our stay in Avignon. Ordered the plate of the day and enjoyed the meal. A glass of wine included with the plate. Restaurant filled with cast of Medieval show who were all in costume. Made for an interesting time.

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Questions & Answers
13 June 2016|
Response from Jean Marc L | Property representative |
Hello, we will so happy to have you tasting our bouillabaisse, but infortunaly, the restaurant is close for renovation up to the beginning of july. Look forward to see you an other time. Chef Larrue.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
18:45 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
18:45 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
18:45 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
18:45 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
18:45 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
18:45 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:00
18:45 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 rue de la Tour | Proche Place st Lazare, 84000, Avignon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Vaucluse  >  Avignon
  • Phone Number: +33 4 90 85 66 50
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