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La Petite Cave de Saint Paul

47 rue Grande, 06570 St-Paul-de-Vence, France
+33 4 93 32 59 54
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Conceited salesman

The salesman spoke English while saying goodbye to two Americans leaving. I said Bonjour not... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2018
John H
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Cape May Court House, New Jersey
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Great selection

This is a cannot miss, the staff provides great service and is helpful and friendly . The stock is... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2018
lloydaj
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Edmonton, Alberta
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La Petite Cave de Saint Paul, 14th century wine cellar, welcomes you to the medieval village of Saint-Paul-de-Vence to present you its selection of wines from Provence and its Vinotheque, harboring the most important French Wines & Nectars: Bordeaux Grands Crus, Burgundy Finest, Champagne and the Rhone Valley's best bottles, as well as a wide range of Cognac, Armagnac, Calvados, Eaux-de-Vie, Liqueurs.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good15%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wine tasting” (7 reviews)
“romaine” (5 reviews)
“vineyards” (3 reviews)
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47 rue Grande, 06570 St-Paul-de-Vence, France
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+33 4 93 32 59 54
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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

The salesman spoke English while saying goodbye to two Americans leaving. I said Bonjour not thinking he thought I spoke French. He mumbled something to me very fast, so I couldn’t tell if he was speaking Chinese, French or English. I didn’t want to insult...More

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Reviewed 14 April 2018

This is a cannot miss, the staff provides great service and is helpful and friendly . The stock is very large covering all price points. We have been to California winemakers but this is something that you can see in the French wines and the...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

I wish we could have spent more time here. It was so fascinating to see, very traditional, and filled with what I'm sure was great wine. We really wanted to get something, but it just didn't make sense with our travel schedule, the hot day...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2017

We stumbled upon this little cellar while exploring st-paul-de-vence. They were in the middle of a tasting with a small group but we were able to slip in and shop. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful in recommending some regional wines to try. I...More

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Romain C, Directeur général at La Petite Cave de Saint Paul, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Bonjour Taylor, Thank you very much for your positive comment! Happy the wines and spirits were to your liking, don't hesitate to come see us if you are in Saint Paul! Best regards, Romain CALZIA Sommelier

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Reviewed 22 June 2017

I've been to many a chateau, wine tasting etc... all over the world. Friends wanted to come here, and, to be honest, I thought it was just going to be another pleasant wine tasting experience. Well... I was wrong (unusual that I admit that). La...More

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Romain C, Directeur général at La Petite Cave de Saint Paul, responded to this reviewResponded 23 June 2017

Carla, thank you for your kind message, it was a pleasure receiving you and your friends at the cellar! Great tasting with a very good atmosphere! See you soon. Kind regards, Romain CALZIA Sommelier

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Reviewed 16 June 2017

We popped in here for a quick tasting and education session with Roman whilst in St Paul de Vence, thinking we'd be back in Nice in an hour or two. What we experienced instead was a highly enjoyable experience that truly became the highlight of...More

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Romain C, Directeur général at La Petite Cave de Saint Paul, responded to this reviewResponded 17 June 2017

Thank you for your positive comment, was a great tasting, hope you will be back in Saint Paul de Vence very soon! If I can come to Australia I will pass by with some great wines. All the best, Romain CALZIA Sommelier

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

A small place, but small in the best possible, historically interesting way. A must-see just architecturally. But more importantly, speaking as a wine enthusiast and many-time visitor over the past month, there is a terrific, thoughtfully-curated selection of not only great regional/local small producer wines,...More

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Romain C, Directeur général at La Petite Cave de Saint Paul, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2017

Bonjour Anne, It was a pleasure receiving you two during your stay on the côte d'azur! Hope too see you soon for more wine adventures. Best regards, Romain CALZIA Sommelier

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Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Not sure if we read these reviews correctly - but when we stopped by around midday we were told they don't offer wine tastings anymore (and that we should rather visit the vineyards). Also, if he had to open a bottle - he wouldn't do...More

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Romain C, Directeur général at La Petite Cave de Saint Paul, responded to this reviewResponded 6 May 2017

Hello Roland, I don't think you understood how we work for the tastings, we ask that a minimum Fee be paid of 100€ based on 5 participants (5x 20€) this is for three wines + local provence specialities. The wines served during the tasting are...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I love to bring friends here for wine tastings. Romaine shares his good humour, knowledge and delicious wines with his guests. Never any pressure to buy and there is always a good wine bottle he can recommend for any pocketbook. Easy to stop by to...More

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Reviewed 15 November 2016

This wonderful little wine shop is tucked away in a medieval cellar off a side street in Saint-Paul-de-Vence. During our four-day stay in Saint-Paul-de-Vence, La Petite Cave became a favorite daily stop. We particularly enjoyed the friendly staff, who recommended wonderful, very reasonably priced local...More

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Response from Carla W | Reviewed this property |
Hi, There is a minimum of 5-6 people to make it worth their while financially as it only costs 20 Eur per head. But I am sure that if you were willing to pay 100 Eur for the two of you they would agree. As I am sure you can... More
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