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13 Rue des Halles, 64200 Biarritz, France
+33 5 59 24 13 61
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9:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
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Hours:
Tue - Sun 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Sat 6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Good for: Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups
Description: Around the pintxos, french and spanish specialities

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    Very good
  • 34
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  • 24
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  • 16
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Nice outdoor lunch

We ate outdoors on a nice afternoon late in January. Two of us had the plat, which was beef with frites. Very very good. Wife had the fish, which was also delicious. The service is effecient and capable.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
nathanthomas
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Albany, New York
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Albany, New York
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate outdoors on a nice afternoon late in January. Two of us had the plat, which was beef with frites. Very very good. Wife had the fish, which was also delicious. The service is effecient and capable.

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Thank nathanthomas
San Francisco, California
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015

Caught this place just before closing one night and the staff was incredibly friendly and accommodating even with our limited French. Definitely some of the best local, well prepared food we had while we were in Biarritz.

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Thank meyjef
Hastings on Hudson, New York
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2015 via mobile

Excellent pintxos! Tempura bacalao; salade Saint Jacques; entrecôte -- superbe -- Truly. My husbands Doré and risotto done to perfection. Don't miss this cafe right next to Les Halle.

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Thank Fosterlager
Zurich, Switzerland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

Lots of locals at this restaurant. The food was great, service was pleasant, lots of options. If you like tapas, they also had amazing variety of those. The fish platter was so so SO good, highly recommend that.

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Thank DGlobeTrotterI
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2015

Full of flavour Packed with locals Excellent service Gorgeous food Lovely tapas Gorgeous baby pork Lovely wine

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London, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

It was our first night out in Biarritz it had been raining all day but this restaurant was a ray of sunshine everything was delicious service was great very friendly staff highly recommend!

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Thank Cork77
Boston, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

This restaurant/bar was recommended by my the owners of my Airbnb apartment in Biarritz as a place that would be easy and friendly to an American who does not speak French-and they were right! the two women bartender/servers were so wonderful and with giant smiles, spoke just enough English to help me select the preferred local dishes and it was... More 

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Thank kmack893
Switzerland
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

We had great food but the selection was limited. At least two plates were at this day not available. We were quite early and enjoyed good service. However, after a while it got very busy in the restaurant. We observed how other guests had to wait a long time for their food to arrive. The two waitresses were very hard... More 

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Thank barbaraCH88
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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554 reviews
270 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 217 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

We had walked past this restaurant during the day and met one of their employees...who explained their dining concept...which was very traditional Basque...we came back later for dinner and we were not disappointed...everything we ordered was wonderful...several small dishes fed us both...and everything was delicious...great service too...hope to go back before we leave!

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Thank Patpv
Sydney, Australia
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189 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

I think this is a better place to eat than its' neighbour Bar Jean. Inside on two levels plus tables set up out on the footpath in a great part of Biarritz, the market area. Always busy, the maitre d is quite a character, aloof and hauty one minute but seriously funny and animated the next. We sat outside. Champagne... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 13 Rue des Halles, 64200 Biarritz, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Aquitaine  >  Pyrenees-Atlantiques  >  Basque Country  >  Biarritz
  • Phone Number: +33 5 59 24 13 61

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 9 - 59
  • Cuisine: French, Spanish

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups

Description

Around the pintxos, french and spanish specialities
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Wednesday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 1:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?