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Restaurant du Gesu

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1 Place du Jesus, 06300 Nice, France
+33 4 93 62 26 46
Mon - Thu 12:00 - 13:30
Mon - Sat 19:00 - 22:30
Fri 12:00 - 14:30
Sat 12:00 - 13:30
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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

I frst went to the Restaurant du Gesu in the summer, and sat outside in the shaded, enclosed space overlooked by the beautiful Jesuit church, and hemmed in all round by high, elegant buildings. It was a great place to stop and eat well cooked pasta and a decent house wine and look up and wonder. Back this November, I... More 

Thank FrancisBeckett
Bucharest, Romania
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our meals were excellant! Try onion tarte ! Small restaurant with nice athmosphere ! Very good and swift service!

Thank Andreea R
Billericay, United Kingdom
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67 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Enjoyed some Nicoise specialities here alongside traditional Italian food. Great food, speedy service, good prices too.

Thank LizP18
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54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Food is acceptable but nothing to write home about, standard standard Nicoise fare, pasta, pizza, veal dishes etc, but the ambience is terrific, lots of locals, waiters with a great sense of humour buzzing around non stop. Tucked in the old part of Nice at the corner of two narrow streets dominated by an imposing church. Service starts at seven,... More 

Thank Perry S
Lisbon, Portugal
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67 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

The staff as very helpuf. We waited around ten minutes for a table. The atmosphere were amazing! The food was delicious. One of the best Italian meals i haver had. Very very good. The price is normal for the placeI highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank Filipa S
Monza, Italy
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Cannot believe that people are treated like this nowadays! Very rude waiter! Middle age dark hair guy is unbelievable boorish! This restaurant was recommended to us by locals as a good pizza place. Neither the pizza was good and of course the place itself left the terrible feeling. I believe this place has business just because of it's location -... More 

1 Thank Greta V
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We had an amazing experience! We started with 6 people and more friends kept on coming to meet us. We end up being almost 20! The owner, Claudine, was extremely welcoming and the food was great! Niçoise salad and the gongozola gnocchi were DELICIOUS!!!! I hope to come back some day!!

Thank Julia C
Adelaide, South Australia
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25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

The 2 of us waited to be seated and were ushered to a table for 4. Then ignored for some time. Then the waiter approached and asked if there was 2or 3 of us - obviously there was only 2! When we said duex he went off his head - ripped the tables apart and spoke to us in a... More 

2 Thank Bob-Marie
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I visited this place on a recommendation from friends. Being new to Nice we tried the Nicois taster plate to start, with was very good on the whole with farcis Nicois and mozzarella salad which were delicious. The also served a sweet cake on the starter plate which was nice but a bit of a weird thing... More 

Thank Emily A
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Went under the recommendation of the person at reception at our hostel - was looking for local cuisine - not entirely what we were looking for but the food was very tasty. Beautifully served carbonara with an egg yolk on top - plenty of complimentary bread. My girlfriend had a margarita pizza which challenged most of the pizzas we had... More 

Thank Jake N

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, French, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:00 - 22:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 13:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Place du Jesus, 06300 Nice, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Nice>  > Centre
  • Neighbourhood: Centre
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 62 26 46

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?