Category: French Seafood Restaurant
Address: 4 Rue de l'Opéra, 06300 Nice
Hours: Tuesday to Saturday 12: 00-22: 00 / Sunday, Monday Closed
Price: about 20 euros
Restaurant PEIXES is located about 3 minutes walking from the famous square in Nice, Massena Square. PEIXES is the name of a species of fish that most commonly caught in the Portuguese sea.
Great wood tables and a sideboard with round pendant lights in the room; modern, light and simple style. Decor is homely, quite smart and contemporary in style with bare exotic floors, low key soft lighting, wooden tables and chairs and some interesting decorative objects.
Over 90% of the dishes are fish or seafood dishes. Portuguese cuisine is renowned for its seafood, often prepared in the simplest of manners. So don't leave Peixes without trying their Portugese dishes.
French restaurants serve free bread baskets before the meal.
Why? First, it’s a sign of hospitality and bread actually makes you hungrier than you were before. You most likely won’t feel any fullness from the bread until after you’re done ordering. There are plenty of reasons for serving bread before a restaurant meal.
LES HUITRES The Oyster
The French are particular about their food and in a good way. The classical French way to eat a fresh oyster, is squirted with a bit of lemon juice. Oysters are delicious on their own but it's great to try with a simple squeeze of lemon.
Fresh Oysters contain a hormone that is known to increase your appetite.
Most people know that white wine and seafood belong together — whether it's Sauternes or Sauvignon Blanc.
POULPE GRILLE ET GNOCCHI
A nice small plate with gnocchi and grilled octopus. It was just as delicious as it looks.
Tomato sauce with gnocchi, tender, lightly seasoned and charred octopus that tastes amazing! A must try for seafood lovers!
The Open Kitchen where you can see the process of our Staff preparing the best dishes. The sounds, the smells, and the sights of cooking can really help you work up an appetite.
Located at the most serene place where you can enjoy delicious French Portugesse cuisine. Don't miss this dining experience when you travel to Nice!
Author, Photo : Han Jaeun