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    New kid on the block!

    New kid on the block!

    When a snazzy invitation comes into your in-box for the official opening of a new craft beer and cocktail bar in nearby Nice, what's a girl to do but accept and head on over!

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    beer pumps.jpegI have to confess to being a bit of a novice on the beer front, (can't say the same for cocktails though)!

    But at Le Bateleur on the Cours Saleya in Nice, I had nothing to worry about, as they offer you Beer Tasting Boards: imagine a tasting board/tapas of mini beers and cider to try out.

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    I loved this idea!

    Each board is numbered and there's a list giving you a heads-up to all the different options.

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    Once you've chosen your favourite, you can move onto the big glasses!

    Insider tip No.1 : The cider is amazing. (Told you I was a novice at the craft beer game)!

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    But wait a minute.... 

    Are you picturing a dark and dreary bar? 

    Think again!

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    You couldn't be more wrong!

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    This is one of the chicest places I have ever seen on the French Riviera!


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    Every nook is just perfect for hanging out with friends...


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    And the staircases.... divine!


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    Every detail has been thought of to make this one of the best addresses on the Côte d'Azur!

     Insider tip No.2:  Go visit the loos. (The lovely design of this place contines there too).


    If you are looking for a new address for a private party, somewhere to hang out with friends, family or colleagues, I promise you are going to fall in love with Le Bateleur!


    See you there!

    Read about where else to meet up with friends here: A local's guide to Côte d'Azur watering holes