Some of the best seafood in France can be found in Nice based on fresh fish. There are also African, Italian and other international restaurants open here, so you won't have to bother about restaurants as there are plenty of them in this city. If you are cooking yourself it is a good idea to get your products in the Old Town Market, where you can find fresh fuirt and vegetables on sale.
This one of the best restaurants in Nice, with a collection of paintings from the 16th century. The chef is the famous Bruno Turbot.
Hotel Negresco, 37 Promenade des Anglais
Tel: (04) 93 16 64 00.
Au Petit Gari
With a 20th century décor, this restaurant offers a friendly atmosphere to its clients. Some dishes served here are for example: gratin of scallops and shrimp served on a bed of braised leeks, a terrine of rabbit with prunes and an old-fashioned magret of duck.
2, Place Garibaldi, 06300 Nice
Tel : +(33) 4 93 26 89 09
La Petite Maison
This restaurant is in the centre of the city, near the Opera. It has a French style décor and it also has a terrace to enjoy in the summer. You can taste some of Nice's traditional dishes here, such as fish, shellfish, meats, pasta and desserts.
11 rue St Francois de Paule
Tel: (04) 93 92 59 59.
Le Tire Bouchon
With an old-fashioned décor, this restaurant is the favourite place of many local residents and also visitors to Nice. It has two very elegant dining rooms and the menu preserves the traditional Nice cuisine.
62, rue des Entrepreneurs / 75015 Paris
Tel. 01 40 59 09 27
This restaurant has a special décor and the atmosphere is very relaxed, with many clients prefering the terrace near the Marché aux Fleurs. The prices are good and the food is delicious. Some of the dishes include, Salade d'artichauts crus et parmesan, that is to say, salad of chopped fresh artichokes with olive oil and lemon, Grilled sweet peppers, anchovies and olive oil as well as pizzas.
1, cours saleya 06 000 NICE
Tel. 04 93 80 18 44