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4.7 (77) $$$$ $$$$ French, Modern, Fine Dining, Healthy


Summary: A taste of Mediterranean elegance.

Located in Nîmes, DUENDE is a culinary haven offering a seamless blend of Mediterranean flavors and Gard's finest produce. The establishment is part of the Hotel Imperator and boasts a separate entrance, reflecting the independent spirit of the renowned Pierre Gagnaire. With over 1,000 wine references, DUENDE caters to connoisseurs with a taste for regional vintages. Under the guidance of Nicolas Fontaine and Masaki Nagao, the restaurant continues to embody Gagnaire's rebellious spirit, serving delicate dishes that pay homage to local artisans. Guests can expect a charming welcome and service that's both highly professional and elegantly swish, making DUENDE a must-visit for an authentic, high-end culinary experience in the south of France.


2 Stars
Gault & Millau
3 Toques
La Liste
Score 78.0 / 100 2023
Ranked # 1,079 in the World 2023


15 Rue Gaston Boissier, 30900 Nîmes, France

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