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L'Atelier

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18, rue de la Bergerie - Quartier St Charles, 64200 Biarritz, France
0559220937
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Beautiful food, well looked after!!

We ate here before Xmas and were well impressed with the food and the service provided. The hostess looked after us throughout and warmed to our Welsh humour! Prices were high but quality was faultless.

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 25, 2015
gregmoggs
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Swansea County, United Kingdom
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Swansea County, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We ate here before Xmas and were well impressed with the food and the service provided. The hostess looked after us throughout and warmed to our Welsh humour! Prices were high but quality was faultless.

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Paris, France
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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

St Charles is definitely a nice "quartier" to shop, experience and enjoy great local basque food. This place is just superb with elaborate, tasty and innovative food which makes it a must to visit when in Biarritz. Prices are a bit hefty but the quality and the experience are worth it by far.

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We had lunch at l’atelier today. The restaurant is not exactly situated Centre Ville, but a few kilometre out, on a nice street with mainly food shops, wine, bakeries, charcuterie and a few small supermarkets. We were the only guests for lunch, and got superb service. Two waiters plus the hostess/owner. All of them very attentive and kind. We had... More 

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Canberra, Australia
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31 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We could summarize this review, like others, by saying eat at L'Impertinent if you have to choose. Many dishes at this restaurant are however excellent and insolite. The chef is excellent. The front of house isn't of the same calibre. The maitre d (female) was cold and distant at first but warmed as the evening progressed. The music is horrible... More 

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

An uninteresting yet overpriced menu for a backstreet restaurant that has not yet reached even the first rung of the ladder of its aspirations or delusions of grandeur. Starters from 20 euro, entrees from 30 euro and puddings from 15 euros, with wines by the glass a rip-off at 20 Euro and a stratospheric rip off by the bottle. All... More 

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Manama
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

This restaurant seemed to have a good reputation with regards to food, food was average, definitively not worth the trip, but besides the food, which is of course important in a restaurant, was a rude and very disappointing attitude of the lady in charge of the customers. Being on a strict regime we did not order alcohol (no wine, no... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Went for my birthday on a Friday night with my wife. Had a starter of langoustines in pastry which were lovely. Main was semi smoked fillet of beef with roast veggies. Dessert was a very posh chocolate log with raspberry and beetroot sorbet. I loved the meal and it's obviously cooked with a lot of love. I would ignore the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014 via mobile

we had a lunch in atelier. we took the lunch menu. at this price, this is very competitive, very good lunch, outstanding food, very nice service. will definitively come back next time in Biarritz.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

This small but cozy Michelin-star restaurant was our choice during a business dinner on a slow Tuesday November night. It’s a bit off the city center but still OK to walk(15mins) and situated in a residential area. The food is what you would expect from a Michelin-star restaurant; creative combinations/cooked to perfection and excellent service. There were few things that... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

On arrival the host was very hostile and unfriendly. The food was worse than a cheap restaurant - just presented well .. really awful - not sure why this place has a michelin star ???? AVOID AVOID AVOID !!!!!!I would not return even is someone paid me

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 18, rue de la Bergerie - Quartier St Charles, 64200 Biarritz, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Aquitaine  >  Pyrenees-Atlantiques  >  Basque Country  >  Biarritz
  • Phone Number: 0559220937

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 27 - 76
  • Cuisine: French

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