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Things to do in quartier du port, Nice

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Museum
“The Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art often features an exhibit along with their permanent collection featuring Nice native Yves Klein. Niki de Saint Phalle also has a permanent collection. Do not miss the rooftop of the MAMAC for spectacular views of the city!”
  • 219 locals recommend
Park
“Very nice view over the city from the top of the park and the walk to get there is very nice.”
  • 257 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Amazing view on the French riviera. The best panoramic spots where you can enjoy the view on Promenade des Anglais or Port of Nice. You can come up by foot or take an elevator. Opening hours: 8:30-18:00 from 01/10 to 31/03 et 8:30-20:00 from 01/04 to 30/09”
  • 248 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“If you want to try socca, local specialty made with chickpeas - this is THE place !”
  • 190 locals recommend
Harbor / Marina
“The port festival The popular festival of the port of Nice is organised every year in September. "Lou feast dou Pouort" is an opportunity for thousands of people to enjoy specialities, entertainment and concerts in a good atmosphere.”
  • 61 locals recommend
Café
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“Small well known restaurant in Nice. Always full so consider to go there not too late for lunch.”
  • 99 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“If you are after specialty oyster place, this is a restaurant of your choice.”
  • 64 locals recommend
Route
“Vous y trouverez le célèbre restaurent LE CAFÉ DE TURIN pour y déguster de bon plateau de fruits de mer et bien sur vous y trouverez de multiples restaurants sous ses arcades. # You will find the famous restaurant LE CAFÉ DE TURIN to taste good seafood platter and of course you will find many restaurants under its arcades.”
  • 122 locals recommend
Transportation
“ Trendy place (Cinema/Bar/Restaurant/Lounge bar/Roof Terrace/Live Music...)”
  • 37 locals recommend
Bus Stop
“BEautiful to walk all the way around the port and enjoy the boats, if you walk until the very end you will see how the people are building some boats! do not miss it ”
  • 56 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“The BEST socca & Nice specialties in town, baked with the original recipe in a woodfired oven.”
  • 78 locals recommend
Irish Pub
“A great spot at the Harbour to enjoy drinks and Irish beer. Happy hour from 5 pm on and a lovely terrace to enjoy the sunset and Harbour view.”
  • 42 locals recommend
Beach
“Preferred spot on the long pebble beach lining the Promenade des Anglais for the views and the surroundings including a historic 'pop-up' beach restaurant with sun-lounge rentals during high season. Escaping the crowds to eg the beaches at Villefranche during that period is even better.”
  • 54 locals recommend
Plaza
“The place to go at night. A lot of nice and good restaurants, pleasant lounges.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Café
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“On the LGBTQ friendly square Place du Pin is this great bar/restaurant. Food is a bit on the expensive side I think (the daily lunch menu being an exception) but good. ”
  • 47 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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“Best pizza in town. Cant book on line or over the phone. Need to queue as it is popular place :-)”
  • 47 locals recommend

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“If you want to try socca, local specialty made with chickpeas - this is THE place !”
  • 190 locals recommend
Café
“Small well known restaurant in Nice. Always full so consider to go there not too late for lunch.”
  • 99 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“If you are after specialty oyster place, this is a restaurant of your choice.”
  • 64 locals recommend
Irish Pub
“A great spot at the Harbour to enjoy drinks and Irish beer. Happy hour from 5 pm on and a lovely terrace to enjoy the sunset and Harbour view.”
  • 42 locals recommend
Beach
“Preferred spot on the long pebble beach lining the Promenade des Anglais for the views and the surroundings including a historic 'pop-up' beach restaurant with sun-lounge rentals during high season. Escaping the crowds to eg the beaches at Villefranche during that period is even better.”
  • 54 locals recommend
Café
“On the LGBTQ friendly square Place du Pin is this great bar/restaurant. Food is a bit on the expensive side I think (the daily lunch menu being an exception) but good. ”
  • 47 locals recommend
Pizza Place
“Best pizza in town. Cant book on line or over the phone. Need to queue as it is popular place :-)”
  • 47 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“Excellent Italian restaurant in a nice atmosphere. Perfect for a dinner with your partner or a couple of friends”
  • 47 locals recommend

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