Cap Villas Guide: The Top 10 Restaurants in Monaco 2024

Cap Villas Guide: The Top 10 Restaurants in Monaco 2024

The Principality of Monaco is a one-of-a-kind city-state, offering a plethora of cuisines which cater to a vast number of distinguished diners each day. From restaurants which pay homage to the culinary traditions of Mediterranean cuisine to cutting-edge Japanese restaurants offering fusion delicacies, Monaco can impress even the most discerning of palates.

Cap Villas has compiled a list of the Top 10 Restaurants in Monaco which should make it onto any gastronomes list:

Yannick Alléno à l’Hôtel Hermitage Monte-Carlo

Located in the illustrious Hôtel Hermitage of Monte-Carlo is triple-starred chef Yanncik Alléno’s restaurant. Serving a fresh, light & local menu, this restaurant delights guests with its simple yet vibrant flavors. Open 7 days a week, this is the perfect family-friendly restaurant offering ‘fine-dining without the formality’.

Address: Square Beaumarchais, 98000 Monaco
Phone: +377 98 06 98 98

Les Ambassadeurs by Christophe Cussac

Finding its home in the beautiful Hôtel Métropole, the restaurant Les Ambassadeurs by Christophe Cussac boasts two Michelin stars under the direction of Executive Chef Christophe Cussac. Offering a stunning culinary experience, the restaurant showcases modern and inventive Mediterranean cuisine in a warm ambiance designed by Jacques Garcia. It has become a must visit restaurant in Monaco to taste French gastronomy.

Address: Hôtel Métropole Monte-Carlo, 4, avenue de la Madone, 98007, Monaco
Phone: +377

Le Louis XV-Alain Ducasse à l’Hôtel de Paris

This illustrious restaurant is an established culinary landmark in Monaco. Located in the heart of Monaco in the Hotel de Paris, Le Louis XV- Alain Ducasse is inspired by the ‘dolce vita’ and the romantic surroundings of Monte Carlo. Run by the renowned French Chef Alain Ducasse, this fine-dining restaurant serves flavourful creations with precision and poise.

Address: Place du Casino, 98000 Monaco
Phone: +377 98 06 88 64


The ‘IT’ place to be for any ‘jet-set’ gastronome, Cipriani has been a culinary institution in the centre of Monaco since 2010. Located at the bottom of the prestigious Mirabeau building, this chic restaurant serves elevated Italian cuisine, putting a new spin on the most simple and comforting of dishes such as Pasta e Fagioli or Polenta ai Funghi. Be sure to reserve well in advance as this restaurant frequently has a full guest-list.

Address: 1 Av. Princesse Grace, 98000 Monaco
Phone: +377 93 25 42 50


Set in the heart of Monaco is the decadent restaurant Rampoli. Having recently received its first Michelin star, this establishment has been serving refined dishes in Monte Carlo for over 70 years. Savour the delicate flavours of the Mediterranean cuisine created by chef Antonio Salvatore and enjoy the lush surroundings of the picturesque dining space.

Address: 3 Av. des Spélugues, 98000 Monaco
Phone: +377 93 30 70 65


As if stepping into a secret garden, Gaia welcomes guests into a romantic indoor/outdoor atmosphere of fine dining. With impeccable service and generous dishes of Greek and Mediterranean delicacies, Gaia has become a favourite place to dine for locals and visitors alike. First established in Dubai in 2018 and then in Monte Carlo in 2019, Gaia is sure to expand its culinary horizons into top spots around the globe.

Address: 15 Galerie Charles III, 98000 Monaco
Phone: +377 99 99 09 69

Blue Bay

Located in Monte Carlo Bay Hotel & Resort, Blue Bay is a modern, elegant restaurant which has been awarded a Michelin star for its Caribbean-inspired cuisine. The unique combination of flavours and overall creative style of chef Marcel Ravin has delighted gastronomes and caught the attention of many adventurous diners from around the world.

Address: 40 Av. Princesse Grace, 98000 Monaco
Phone: +377 98 06 03 60


The meticulous and delicate Japanese dishes served at this restaurant make it the reason why it is the only Japanese restaurant on the Côte d’Azur to have been awarded a Michelin star since 2010. Head Chef Takeo Yamazaki is proud to serve guests their stunning, ingredient-driven dishes which excite the senses with every bite. With simplistic, chic design and a Japanese-inspired garden outside, this restaurant is a must visit when dining in Monaco.

Address: 4 Av. de la Madone, 98000 Monaco
Phone: +377 93 15 13 13


Internationally acclaimed Japanese restaurant NOBU in Monaco, Monte-Carlo, is helmed by renowned chef Matsuhisa NOBU. It invites guests to savor the fusion of authentic Japanese cuisine with Peruvian gastronomy. Signature dishes include the Black Cod Yuzu Miso and a memorable mixology bar. The highlight of this high-end dining experience is also its terrace, which enjoys panoramic sea views.

Address: NOBU Monte-Carlo, Avenue Princesse Grace, 98000 Monaco
Phone: +377 97 70 70 97

Le Grill

Located in the iconic Hotel de Paris, on its 8th floor, is the renowned restaurant Le Grill. With a strict dress code and panoramic views over Monaco, this is a prestigious place to dine while visiting the French Riviera. The exceptional selection of quality grilled meats have given this restaurant its esteemed reputation, while the adjustable roof allows guests to dine under the sun or stars on beautiful days.

Address: Place du Casino, 98000 Monaco
Phone: +377 98 06 88 88

The micro-state of Monaco may be small geographically however it offers an impressive number of fine restaurants to choose from. Cap Villas has a large collection of villas for rent around Monaco which will allow you to easily access these top restaurants in just minutes.

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