Jardin du Quai

Highly rated chef Daniel Hebet presides over a classy dining experience in a delightful walled garden, loved by locals and visitors alike. There is a set menu with no choice, it depends what the chef found that day. This will not suit everyone, especially fussy eaters. The setting is an old town house and being […]

La Prevote

Tucked away in the centre of the old town, La Prevote is a foodie’s delight. There are some unexpected dishes that are nevertheless balanced and palate-pleasing: scallops grilled with yuzu; fricassee of sweetbreads and white pudding; guinea fowl stuffed with crab. A 2-course lunch menu is 23 euros, for dinner there are 3 courses at […]

Le Vivier

Creative cooking on the river, and a Michelin star with prices to match. But you can still get good value with the market menu, which is 2 courses for 26 euros and 3 courses for 32 euros, available during the week. There are fancier menus at 53 and 75 euros, and then a la carte […]

Le 5

An off-shoot of Cafe Veranda, Le 5 occupies the great outdoor space once taken up by Clementine, if you know your Menerbes. This is a lovely gravelled area with mature trees and delightful view to the north. There is no inside, all tables are outside so it is only open May-September. There is also sofa […]

La Bastide de Marie

About a mile outside the village on the D3 to Bonnieux, Bastide de Marie is a luxury boutique hotel with restaurant. The outside setting is magical, on a terrace with a canopy of trees, in a sea of vineyards, quite stunning. The vineyards produce the wine of the Bastide. The restaurant is calm and elegant, […]