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Lu fran calin

5 rue Francis Gallo, 06300 Nice, France
+33 4 93 80 81 81
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“ravioli” (7 reviews)
“old town” (17 reviews)
Closes in 16 min
12:00 PM - 2:00 PMAll hours
Italian, French, Mediterranean, European
$$ - $$$
5 rue Francis Gallo, 06300 Nice, France
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1 - 10 of 85 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Absolutely love this place. All the food is fresh, the kitchen is always open and you can see everyone preparing dishes from the back room. We usually go mid week in winter. Friday and Saturday it’s buzzing all year best to book even in Winter...More

Thank JennyInnervision
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Food very bland and main pasta bake dish was burnt. Food also took a very long time to come out. Not worth the money.

Thank tannaz123
Reviewed 9 June 2017

surprisingly friendly service. really nice people. a lot of local food. this is really a recommendation in a jungle of a lot of restaurants. location is also great. you probably have to reserve

Thank ewa1902
Reviewed 21 May 2017

This is a little known gem of restaurants in Nice which is steps away from the famous Bistro D'Antoine restaurant short distance from Promenade Des Anglais. We tried it at the behest of a local Nicoise whom we asked for a good restaurant. We ordered...More

Thank PRasuli
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Definitely not a turist trap this nice restaurant where good traditional food is proposed by friendly staff and for a reasonable price. Are you vegetarian? No problem: just talk to the staff and have your personalised menu prepared just for you!

Thank GermanoF
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

We had this restaurant recommended by our city walk guy as a local Nice call. We had Beaf Doube and a starter platter. Great service and great staff but the food was not great. Simply not tasty. To be honest not even 3 star.

Thank Erik O
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Great service, very friendly staff including the bar waitress.. I had local specialty ravioli with red wine. Would go back

Thank Kim K
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Came here due to a local friend's recommendation. It was okay, some local specialty dishes, but nothing impressive to be honest.

Thank jungleperi
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We chose Lu Fran Calin at random and sat down outside at one of many tables prepared for the evening. Had prosciutto melone, mozarella di buffala, penne with tomatoes and basil plus bottle of local white wine. Service was very fast. There was some uncertainty...More

Thank Jan T
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Great restaurant in Old Town. Lively and noisy. Located in busy square , it's a lot of fun to sit outside. Waiters were friendly and helpful. Definitely recommend!

Thank Nancy34678
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$39
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 rue Francis Gallo, 06300 Nice, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Nice>  > Old Town / Vieux Nice
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town / Vieux Nice
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 80 81 81
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