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What to Eat in Cannes

As a coastal town, Cannes boasts fantastic seafood. A classic Cannes dish combines the freshest seafood with vegetables from the south, all bathed in olive oil. The city counts more than 380 restaurants, ranging from hot spots for the rich and famous to brasseries and restaurants serving simpler Provençal cuisine. You'll find them in the city center, along Rue d'Antibes, La Croisette and the old town.

Located in Hôtel Martinez on the Bay of Cannes, La Palme d'Or is a great spot for a special occasion or simply a delicious meal thanks to its location overlooking La Croisette. The restaurant's Michelin-starred chef is known for serving dinner to the jury of the Cannes Film Festival, so you're likely in for a treat. Chef Christian Sinicropi is known for his innovative cuisine with options on the menu like a lamb shoulder tart and local purple asparagus. It also caters to the needs of its Hollywood clientele with vegetarian and vegan menus.

With cuisine inspired by the Mediterranean and Provence, La Môme, located in the Golden Square of Cannes, is best known for dishes like artichoke salad, braised octopus, Vitello Tonnato and ravioli stuffed with egg yolk.

For a slightly more relaxed outing, consider L'Affable Restaurant, a brasserie from Jean-Paul Battaglia just off of the Rue d'Antibes. For about 50 euros (approximately $55), choose from a menu of one appetizer, one main dish (like duck breast or candied lamb), and a dessert. The traveler-approved Bistrot Gourmand offers a similar three-course lunch for less than 30 euros (around $33). If your budget doesn't allow for Michelin-starred meals, consider dining around the Rue Commandant André, which is home to more affordable eateries like Bobo Bistro.

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  • #1
    Le Speakeasy Cannes
    #1 of 810 Places to Eat in Cannes
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 72 reviewsTripadvisor (72)
    $ - $$ | Italian, French, International, Mediterranean, Fusion
    22 rue Latour-Maubourg, 06400 Cannes France
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  • #2
    Le Bo Bar
    #2 of 810 Places to Eat in Cannes
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 198 reviewsTripadvisor (198)
    $ - $$ | French, International, European, Gastropub, Dining bars, Healthy
    10 rue Helene Vagliano, 06400 Cannes France
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  • #3
    Lucky You Beef & Seafood
    #3 of 810 Places to Eat in Cannes
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 379 reviewsTripadvisor (379)
    $$ | Italian, French, Steakhouse, Mediterranean, Barbecue, European
    5 rue du Docteur Pierre Gazagnaire, 06400 Cannes France
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  • #4
    Uva
    #4 of 810 Places to Eat in Cannes
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 294 reviewsTripadvisor (294)
    $ - $$ | European, French, Mediterranean, Gastropub
    13 boulevard de la Republique, 06400 Cannes France
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  • #5
    Gusti Italiani
    #5 of 810 Places to Eat in Cannes
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 188 reviewsTripadvisor (188)
    $ | Italian, Mediterranean, Northern-Italian, Central-Italian, Southern-Italian
    3 boulevard Carnot, 06400 Cannes France
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  • #6
    Le Pompon
    #6 of 810 Places to Eat in Cannes
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 269 reviewsTripadvisor (269)
    $ - $$ | French, Mediterranean, Contemporary, Gastropub
    4 rue Emile Negrin, 06400 Cannes France
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  • #7
    Le Troquet a Soupes
    #7 of 810 Places to Eat in Cannes
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 532 reviewsTripadvisor (532)
    $ | French, Mediterranean, European, Healthy, Soups
    64 rue Meynadier, 06400 Cannes France
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  • #8
    Le Hit
    #8 of 810 Places to Eat in Cannes
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 350 reviewsTripadvisor (350)
    $ - $$ | French, Mediterranean, European
    12 rue du 24 Aout, 06400 Cannes France
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  • #9
    Cheer Mamma
    #9 of 810 Places to Eat in Cannes
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 243 reviewsTripadvisor (243)
    $ - $$ | Italian, Pizza, Cafe, European, Wine Bar, Mediterranean, Ligurian, Northern-Italian
    11 quai Saint Pierre, 06400 Cannes France
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  • #10
    Noisette
    #10 of 810 Places to Eat in Cannes
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 931 reviewsTripadvisor (931)
    $ - $$ | Italian, Romana, Lazio, Ligurian, Northern-Italian, Central-Italian
    6 rue Tony Allard, 06400 Cannes France
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  • #11
    La Table du Chef
    #11 of 810 Places to Eat in Cannes
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 601 reviewsTripadvisor (601)
    $$ | French, European, Healthy
    5 rue Jean Daumas, 06400 Cannes France
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  • #12
    Cafe Brun
    #12 of 810 Places to Eat in Cannes
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 57 reviewsTripadvisor (57)
    $ - $$ | Italian, French, Mediterranean, Spanish
    11 rue Rouguiere, 06400 Cannes France
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  • #13
    L'eponyme d'Eric
    #13 of 810 Places to Eat in Cannes
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 982 reviewsTripadvisor (982)
    $ - $$ | French, Mediterranean, Healthy
    4 rue de Bone, 06400 Cannes France
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  • #14
    La brouette de Grand-Mere
    #14 of 810 Places to Eat in Cannes
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1124 reviewsTripadvisor (1124)
    $ - $$ | French, European, Healthy
    9 B rue d Oran, 06400 Cannes France
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  • #15
    Grill & Wines
    #15 of 810 Places to Eat in Cannes
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1169 reviewsTripadvisor (1169)
    $ - $$ | Wine Bar, French, Mediterranean, European, Grill, Healthy
    5 rue Notre Dame 100 mètres du Palais du Festival, 06400 Cannes France
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  • #16
    Le Salon Des Independants
    #16 of 810 Places to Eat in Cannes
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1117 reviewsTripadvisor (1117)
    $ - $$ | French, Mediterranean
    11 rue Louis Perrissol, 06400 Cannes France
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  • #17
    L'Epicurieux
    #17 of 810 Places to Eat in Cannes
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 787 reviewsTripadvisor (787)
    $ - $$ | French, Mediterranean, European, Wine Bar
    6 rue des Freres Casanova, 06400 Cannes France
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  • #18
    Glacier Niva - Maitre Glacier Italien
    #18 of 810 Places to Eat in Cannes
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 391 reviewsTripadvisor (391)
    $ - $$ | Italian
    75 rue Felix Faure, 06400 Cannes France
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  • #19
    Le Bistrot Gourmand
    #19 of 810 Places to Eat in Cannes
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 689 reviewsTripadvisor (689)
    $ - $$ | French, Mediterranean, European
    10 rue du Docteur Pierre Gazagnaire Marche Forville, 06400 Cannes France
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  • #20
    La Meissouniere
    #20 of 810 Places to Eat in Cannes
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 680 reviewsTripadvisor (680)
    $ - $$ | French, Mediterranean, European
    15 rue du 24 Aout, 06400 Cannes France
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