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Best things to do in Menton

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

“American businessman and Cocteau enthusiast Séverin Wunderman was a teenager when he started collecting the works of Jean Cocteau. The great French writer, filmmaker and artist was named an honorary citizen of Menton after painting the spectacular "salle de mariage" (wedding hall) in Menton's City Hall. ”
26 locals recommend
“ Machines à sous , table de jeux et boite de nuit.... Slot machines, gaming table and nightclub ....”
19 locals recommend
“With its incredible exterior, the bell-tower, the coloured cobbles of the parvis arranged to form the Grimaldi’s coat of arms make the St-Michael basilica a rare jewel of baroque art.”
14 locals recommend
French Restaurant
“Michelin-starred restaurant, reserve a long time in advance. Amazing food and views (but not cheap)”
14 locals recommend
“Traditional fresh produce market, open daily. Perfect for cheese, meat, wine and local delicacies. ”
8 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“They have a variety of pizza and pasta dishes, with an individual children's menu.”
14 locals recommend
Movie Theater
1 local recommends
Train Station
“Picturesque town by the sea with a charming medieval centre. Stroll around and try some of its local products made from the lemons that Menton are famous for.”
82 locals recommend
4 locals recommend
Pedestrian Plaza
“Via pedonale con vari negozi Central street of Menton where you can find several shops.”
10 locals recommend
Theme Park
“Giostre per bambini, minigolf per tutti. Mini luna-park for chilgren and minigolf for everybody!”
8 locals recommend
“Menton's "Old Town" is a perfect place to wander for a few minutes or a few hours. Perched above the harbor and home to churches and the hilltop Cimetière du Vieux-Château (Cemetery of the Old Castle), you'll find spectacular vistas as well as small visual delights.”
6 locals recommend
“Jardins décorés pour toutes les fêtes. Noël, Pâques, carnaval, expo l'été. Et sa fête des Citrons en Février/ Mars.”
4 locals recommend
“Museum designed by Rudy Riccioti, who also designed the MUCEM in Marseilles. Dedicated to the works of Jean Cocteau. The cafe in the square is a wonderful place for a morning coffee with sea view.”
8 locals recommend
“The Fete de Citron 🍋 takes place each February in Menton, 5 kilometres from the village 🏠🏠🏠”
7 locals recommend