Avignon/Menerbes/St Remy/Arles Itinerary Check (Sep 2021)

by bigjppop 27 days ago

I’m on my way to Provence this weekend and I’m pretty excited for the trip. This will be my second visit and focusing a little more on the western side. I’ve received some good tips from this group...

Winter holiday trip to Paris and South of France for family with tweens

by smiles33 2 years ago

Hello dear CHers! I previously started researching a potential trip to Paris as a brief stopover en route to San Sebastian/Bilbao/Basque County (see thread here: https://www.chowhound.com/post/f...

From Lyon to Arles via Vienne, Tournon, and Avignon: Lunches Only

by dcbbq 2 years ago

After a few days in Paris and a couple in Lyon (which I've never visited), we'll be on a June cruise down the Rhone (more places I've never visited). I'm looking for places for lunch. So far, as...

Looking for Lunch in Aix

by LABeam 2 years ago

Going to Saturday morning market in Aix, looking for lunch recommendation in or near Aix. Something that serves elegant and not too heavy food, preferably in a beautiful setting.

Bouillabaisse in or near Cassis

by LABeam 3 years ago

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

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

by kalamansi 3 years 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 Winter

by kayreed 3 years 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!

Lunch in Luberon

by LABeam 3 years 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 3 years 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 3 years ago

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

Recommendations near Apt and Villars

by compycompy 3 years 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...

Provence in June with kids

by Maya 3 years 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 3 years 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 3 years 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 3 years 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 3 years 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 4 years 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 4 years 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 4 years 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 4 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...