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5, quai Solidor, 35409 Saint-Malo, France
02 99 81 99 34
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Ranked #51 of 315 Restaurants in Saint-Malo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: French
Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night

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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
St. Helier, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
52 reviews 52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We walked here from the yacht marina. Sat outside at a neighbouring bar for a her before dining here. The fish soup was excellent, as was the sole meuniere (served on the bone). Phar Breton for pud was excellent. Friends had the moules for main course and enjoyed them. Reasonably priced wine. An enjoyable experience. I will go back. (the... More 

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Recently did a day trip to St Malo and had read some good reviews about this place and decided to try it. The staff were helpful and did help with menu translations. My daughter and I went for the cheaper lunchtime menu whilst my husband and son went for the dearer option. The starters were nice but not outstanding my... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

When we arrived we were vaguely pointed to a table, I asked if the restaurant owner if this was the table that she was referring to at which point she murmured something under her breath, I ignored this and went to seat at our table. From which point we were then served by the waitress which was much more friendly... More 

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London
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We recently stayed in the Saint Servan part of Saint Malo and knowing the area and restaurant previously, we went to this place for dinner on 2 occasions. Overall both times the experinece was very good and we both chose from the set menu's (swapping courses over). The nine oysters were great. Very happy with this as a 'safe bet'... More 

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Venice, Italy
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Just a little list of what happened to us in this restaurant; it's up to you to decide if that's a normal behaviour: 1. There was a sign outside, showing a special offer for an entrée and main plate for 15 euros, or 20 for the same plus dessert; the problem is that when you sit inside, this offer is... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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37 reviews 37 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 via mobile

A slightly different range of dishes marks this place out from the many other good restaurants in Solidor. This was the only place I saw that had abalone on the menu. The manageress/waitress was friendly and helpful.

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Paris, France
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Enjoyed it so much the first time we returned for the plateau de fruit de mer the next night. Great view - I had the catch of the day first night. Good fresh food at reasonable price (wine too) with a great view.

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Berric
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

A truly warm welcome and excellent service at this delightful small restaurant overlooking the river. The lunchtime set menu was excellent value and a varied a la carte mainly seafood. A resourceful and creative presentation. Highly recommend.

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Rochester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

Ate here with friends. Staff helpful and attentive. Nice fresh food, good selection of sea food in comfortable and relaxing environment. Reasonably price . Would eat here again, good set menu and a la carte . Easy to park, near ferry port and out of hum drum of st Malo.

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South
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6 reviews 6 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

La Cale was recommended by our hotel, if you don't speak French don't eat there. We have never been treated so badly in a restaurant and we have traveled all over the world. As soon as we asked if they could help us with the menu they had a terrible attitude. We managed to order one starter and two main... More 

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Address: 5, quai Solidor, 35409 Saint-Malo, France
Phone Number: 02 99 81 99 34
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Ille-et-Vilaine  >  Saint-Malo
Cuisine: French

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