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Top Choice Food in Vieux Nice

Maison Auer

With its gilded counters and mirrors, this opulent shop – run by the same family for five generations – looks more like a 19th-century boutique than a sweet shop, but this is where discerning Niçois have been buying…
Top Choice Market in Cimiez, Libération & Vernier

Marché de la Libération

After the cours Selaya market, this is Nice's largest outdoor display of fresh fruit and veggies – and an authentically local experience. When it's in full swing, its dozens of stalls fill several city blocks along …
Wine in Vieux Nice

Cave de la Tour

Since 1947, locals have been trusting this atmospheric cave (wine seller) to find the best wines from across the Alpes-Maritimes and Var. It’s a ramshackle kind of place, with upturned wine barrels and blackboard si…
Vintage in Vieux Nice

Friperie Caprice

Nice's favourite vintage shop is a treasure trove of clothing, jewellery and accessories spanning much of the 20th century; what really sets it apart is the generous advice and assistance of amiable owner Madame Cap…
Market in Vieux Nice

Cours Saleya Food Market

Fruit and vegetables, olives, cheeses, breads, herbs and spices – no market is a finer reflection of local Niçois life.
Vintage in Le Port-Garibaldi

Au Bonheur des Cocottes

Vintage clothing, jewellery, accessories and antique knick-knacks are just the beginning at this sweet boutique tucked among the bars and restaurants of rue Lascaris. You'll usually find the shop's energetic owners …
Food in Vieux Nice

Moulin à Huile d’Olive Alziari

Superb (but very expensive) hand-pressed olive oil, fresh from the mill on the outskirts of Nice. It comes in several flavours of differing fruitiness. The shop also sells delicious tapenades, jams, honeys and other…
Food in Vieux Nice

Olio Donato

Italian influence in Nice has always been strong, and it remains so today in shops such as Olio Donato, where you'll find a wealth of products from neighbouring Piemonte. Top draws include white truffle oil, olive o…
Market in Vieux Nice

Fish Market

Pick up freshly caught fish from Nice’s daily fish market.
Perfume in Vieux Nice

La Boutique du Flacon

Take a trip back in time at this unique shop specialising in vintage perfume bottles with belle-époque-style spray pumps. English-speaking artist-owner Sarah Bartlett also sells crystalware, handbags, Murano jewelle…