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Best things to do in Menton

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

Museum
“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. ”
26local recommendations
Casino
“ Machines à sous , table de jeux et boite de nuit.... Slot machines, gaming table and nightclub ....”
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Establishment
“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.”
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French Restaurant
$$$
“Michelin-starred restaurant, reserve a long time in advance. Amazing food and views (but not cheap)”
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Market
“Traditional fresh produce market, open daily. Perfect for cheese, meat, wine and local delicacies. ”
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Italian Restaurant
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“They have a variety of pizza and pasta dishes, with an individual children's menu.”
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Park
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Train Station
“Last french village before Italian border. Lovely beaches and fantastic lemon festival in February. Known for the lemons that you can eat without peeling! ”
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Movie Theatre
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Pedestrian Plaza
“Via pedonale con vari negozi Central street of Menton where you can find several shops.”
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Beach
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Park
“Jardins décorés pour toutes les fêtes. Noël, Pâques, carnaval, expo l'été. Et sa fête des Citrons en Février/ Mars.”
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Museum
“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.”
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Café
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“Small cafe / restaurant down town. Pizza in bite sizes. Excellent stop for lunch if you are in the old town. One of the few places we return to again and again. Right next to the local market which is also worth a visit. ”
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Store
“By the 1930s Menton tried to play on something more original, the Lemon Festival was born. The first exhibition of citrus fruit and flowers was launched in the Biovès gardens. ”
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Theme Park
“Giostre per bambini, minigolf per tutti. Mini luna-park for chilgren and minigolf for everybody!”
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