La Rouge Guinguette #Jouques #Provence @Aixcentric
AixcentricRestaurant Recommendations in ProvenceTaste: Food & Drink

La Rouge Guinguette – Lunch in Jouques

Contributor blog post by Aixcentric Our French teacher explained to us that a guinguette was typically a make-shift café-bar, usually next to water, with strings of lights and music and bushes pour aller flirter. They were dotted around Paris for instance for workers at the weekends and of course were …

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Kouros Kitchen Cuers
Liz LordRestaurant Recommendations in ProvenceTaste: Food & Drink

Cuers and Cuisine

Cuers  is a pretty little town in the Var just a stone’s throw from Toulon (where IKEA seems to be the main draw!) so not everyone’s first choice for a weekend away.  However, there’s plenty to see and do away from Provence’s more touristy towns – and more rosé wine …

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Le Chateau Calanque de Sormiou #Provence @Aixcentric
AixcentricRestaurant Recommendations in ProvenceTaste: Food & Drink

Memorable Dining at Le Chateau

Contributor blog post by: Aixcentric This is the view as you drive over the rocky mountains towards the Mediterranean from the very eastern edge of Marseille. The breathtaking Calanque de Sormiou is the setting for ‘Le Chateau’ a family-run restaurant established back in 1948. To be able to drive down …

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Restaurant Reviews St Remy de Provence @VickiArcher
Restaurant Recommendations in ProvenceTaste: Food & DrinkVicki Archer

Where To Eat In Saint Remy de Provence

By Vicki Where to eat in Saint Remy de Provence? Restaurants come and go but there are a few that we frequent regularly and enjoy. This list is in no particular order or of gastronomique importance. If you asked me where I like to eat in Saint Remy de Provence, …

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Le Plongeoir #Nice #Restaurant #Provence
Liz LordRestaurant Recommendations in ProvenceTaste: Food & Drink

Take the plunge in Nice

If you are lucky enough to be visiting the French Riviera this summer don’t forget to check out the spanking brand new restaurant which has just opened on the site of one of the emblematic landmarks on the front in Nice. Way back when, at the end of the nineteenth …

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Auberge des carrières #LesTaillades @Provencetayls
David & Karen TaylorRestaurant Recommendations in ProvenceTaste: Food & Drink

Auberge des Carrières Great Food Discoveries in Provence

By David Taylor We were recommended to a restaurant, ‘Auberge des Carrières‘ in the small village of Les Taillades, 4 kilometres to the east of Cavaillon. But before diving in for lunch we thought we should check out the tiny ancient village, once renowned for its stone quarrying. The outskirts …

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Marasino #TasteProvence #AixenProvence #Italian via @Aixcentric
AixcentricRestaurant Recommendations in ProvenceTaste: Food & Drink

Marasino – New Italian in Town

By aixcentric It’s hard judging a restaurant from the outside. Some look tiny and are tiny….others are deceptive. And the new ‘Marasino’ is one such. The small terrace, next to the Hotel St Christophe near the Rotonde, gives no clue as to the large number of seats inside. It’s a …

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Nosh #AixenProvence restaurants @Aixcentric
AixcentricRestaurant Recommendations in ProvenceTaste: Food & Drink

Snacking in Aix

By aixcentric When we first got our flat here, over 12 years ago, it wasn’t easy to find a lunch-time snack. It was still very much formal 3 course dining. But now there is a more casual approach to le dejeuner, especially among the young, and there are new cafés …

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La Table De Patrick Raingeard #Eze #Provence @Unxplorer
Restaurant Recommendations in ProvenceTaste: Food & Drink

Why Everyone Should Eat at a Michelin-Starred Restaurant

While the bill induced heartburn in my husband and I, what we will always remember about our Michelin-starred restaurant visit is the amazing food and experience we had. La Table de Patrick Raingeard wined us, dined us, and left us feeling like the elite wealthy, though we certainly are not. …

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Colorado du Provence #Provence @ProvenceTayls
David & Karen TaylorRestaurant Recommendations in ProvenceTaste: Food & Drink

Pizza in the Colorado

By David Taylor At the Colorado Provençal, near Rustrel is the Pizzaria du Colorado, family run and always busy especially with locals who also use the bar, the inside is warm and cosy with lots of tables, outside is a vast terrace, great in summer and at lunchtime after hiking …

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