Stopover in South of France

Old Apr 15th, 2018, 11:01 AM
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Stopover in South of France

Hi. can anyone recommend a nice place to eat and sleep between Nice and the Italian border? An auberge de charme or agritur with good restaurant? A worthwhile stop for food, wine, atmosphere.......
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Old Apr 15th, 2018, 11:15 AM
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You know that's only a 38 minute drive, I hope. Are you leaving Nice just as night falls?
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Old Apr 15th, 2018, 11:45 AM
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No we are actually driving from La Colle sur Loup (short drive North of Cagnes) where we are attending a tournament for 4 days. The food and accommodation will be pretty basic there. Rather than drive straight back to Italy I thought we could stop somewhere nice in France for an extra night. It will take us 5 hours to drive home from the border. Sorry Nice was misleading and we don't want to stay there but somewhere smaller.
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I'd look in Menton, in the old town portion. That's just before you hit the border. I don't have a specific accommodation recommendation. If you want a splurge, you can book lunch at Mirazur (**Michelin, #4 on San Pelligrino's Best Restaurants in the World), with a fab view to match.
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Mirazur looks amazing. Thank-you!
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