Provence in Winter

by kayreed 8 months ago

I'm planning a two day stop-over somewhere between Lyon and Nice in mid December. Suggestions on where to stay? I'd love to find a chef run hotel with cozy rooms. Thanks!

Bouillabaisse in or near Cassis

by LABeam 8 months ago

I would appreciate some suggestions regarding a place where one could enjoy an authentic bouillabaisse in or near Cassis.

Lunch in Luberon

by LABeam 7 months ago

Driving from near Gordes to Avignon, and looking to stop for lunch. Preferably outdoor seating with great but not heavy food.

Looking for Dinner recommendations in or near Avignon

by LABeam 7 months ago

Going to stay just outside of Avignon for 4 nights. Looking for dinner recommendations. So far La Mirande, Hiely Lucullus, Christian Etienne, and Le Violette are under consideration. Does not ha...

Good food around Bonnieux?

by farthing 7 months ago

Any good places to eat or buy good local/interesting food in Bonnieux and wider area?

Recommendations near Apt and Villars

by compycompy 10 months ago

Hi. We are planning a trip to Provence in August and we will stay near Apt and Villars for 2 weeks. I have been in the area (although ina slightly different location) before. We love restaurants li...

France Trip Report (Paris, Burgundy, Lyon, Provence)

by kalamansi 9 months ago

I didn't ask for help on here with my restaurant choices when planning to eat my way through France, but I definitely combed through all of your recommendations and stalked these boards regularly! ...

Provence in June with kids

by Maya 11 months ago

Longtime Chowhound from San Francisco posting... We'll be in Provence for 3 weeks this summer, splitting our time between Arles and Gordes (house rentals). We speak French, will have a car, are wel...

Where to stay in Provence

by gudi 10 months ago

We are planning to spend several days in Provence -- what would make to best base from which to drive around and see the area: Avignon, Arles or Nimes? We would like to visit these cities as well...

Advice needed in Var, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region

by Belkisw 10 months ago

My family has rented a summer house in August in the countryside between Cotignac and Carcès. I don't know that particular area at all, does anyone have recommendations on restaurants as well as th...

Dining in L'Isle sur la Sorgue

by midwin 10 months ago

My husband and i will be staying at Le Prevote in L'Isle sur la Sorgue for a few days before heading up to a meeting in French Alps. We have reservations at Le Prevote and Le Vivier. We were lookin...

Making reservations in Arles (Le Galoubet, L'autruche)

by nl06 12 months ago

Hi. Many thanks for the recommendations on places to eat in Provence. I am having some trouble reserving Le Galoubet and L'autruche in Arles for next week (the week of April 9). I called both...

Vaison la Romaine bound

by roux42 1 year ago

Hello folks, We are heading to Vaison la Romaine tomorrow and looking for any last minute ideas. We rented a house a 20 minute walk from town and we have a car. Looking for things to do within...

Northern Provence Part 2

by Antoniad 1 year ago

We are coming to the end of this year's time in Mirabel aux Baronnies and want to share the last of our experiences eating (and drinking) in northern Provence/Drome Provencal. Montelimar. Lov...

Northern Provence

by Antoniad 1 year ago

There isn't a lot posted about where to eat in northern Provence, so I though I would share some of our recent experiences. We are here in Mirabel aux Baronnies, in the Drome/Provencal, for three ...

Wonderful lunch in Roussillon

by hychka 2 years ago

Drove through the Luberon stopping in Lourmarin Bonnieux, Roussillon Gordes and Sénanque Abbey. Looked at several places and, using the "densest shade on a hot day" criteria, landed at Restaur...

La disappointment at La Presqu'Île

by hychka 2 years ago

We reserved a table for four last night at La Presqu'Île, a Michelin one star in Cassis, a beautiful spot overlooking the sea. Our reservation was through TheFork.com. When we got to La Presqu'Île ...

Bouillabaisse in Provence (not necessarily Marseilles)

by dave11743 5 years ago

Looking for recs for great bouillabaisse. Staying Gordes but thinking perhaps Cassis or wherever. Just trying to get a more current rec and not necessarily fight traffic in Marseilles Many thanks c...

Vacation in Provence

by jgralph 2 years ago

We are spending 5 days in the Provence area and are looking for recommendations for which town to stay in. We would like a small, quintessential French town in a location where we can take day tri...

Aix en Provence Restaurant Recommendation

by hamcolvard 2 years ago

We are going to be in Aix for two nights in June. I would appreciate any restaurant suggestions.