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Bletterie 14, 17000 La Rochelle, France
+33 5 17 83 07 21
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Ranked #6 of 358 Restaurants in La Rochelle
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $17 - $40
Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: French, Organic
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

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Kemah, Texas
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23 reviews 23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

My husband and I had a wonderful meal in this small, intimate restaurant. The waiter spoke English very well. The bread was homemade, and the menu was small and daily. Over all our whole meal - 4 courses (2 of them shared) and a drink each was about $60....and great deal for a romantic date night.

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co. down
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36 reviews 36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Dined at this restaurant last weekend for our wedding anniversary. I can honestly say this is one of the nicest meals I have ever had with lovely, friendly service as well. We hadn't made a reservation but as it was quite a nice evening we opted to eat outside rather than go elsewhere. We had the set menu with three... More 

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Lymington, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

This is the first time I felt let down after reading TA reports of this restaurant. The waiter was excellent, so too was the wine, but the food was poor. I was put off my fish starter when I saw somebody's finger prints in the mousse! It tasted of nothing. The main course of beef was rather tough and again... More 

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 via mobile

having read all the positive reviews we were expecting quite a lot. Went for lunch and was surprised it was a fixed menu. Single Entre, choice of three mains and about four desserts. As the service was very slow the waiter kept apologising and gave us an Amuse Bouche which was tasteless. The Entre was a fish terrine which again... More 

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Staffordshire
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

This was my third visit to L'Amaranthe and as before the food was wonderful. I had booked a table weeks before by e-mail and although they were very buasy they had reserved a table for me and my friend. I had local cod which was light and delicious. My friend had the salad of the day. The restaurant is hard... More 

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Somerset
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Having read other good reviews, we decided to check out this place whilst in La Rochelle for a couple of days. We didn't expect a table to be available, so were very pleased to get the last table. We sat outside which was perfect. It is situated right in the heart of the old town, but just far enough away... More 

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London
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We went to this restaurant on the basis on the reviews on trip advisor following an slightly disappointing meal in La Rochelle on our first night in town. The food at L'Amaranthe is first rate, fresh and beautifully cooked. It is a small establishment and the waiter was very acomlished at managing service in an attentive and efficient way which... More 

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Frauenfeld, Switzerland
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

Checked out trip advisors reviews and visited the place today evening.We did not get disappointed, was absolutely delicious and at this price, just amazing! Very much recommended!

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sheffield
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Its only small but everything was marvelous. The waiter explained the menu in English and the wine waiter was very attentiveto the choice of wine and explained where each came from.

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Mortsel, Belgium
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Make a reservation, this is a small restaurant, and ask - if weather permits - for an outside table. This is a very good restaurant, price-quality ratio is fantastic! Choice is limitted, but who cares. A lot of wine available per glass. Very friendly staff, the menu is in French, which was not a problem for us, but they explain... More 

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Additional Information about L'Amaranthe

Address: Bletterie 14, 17000 La Rochelle, France
Phone Number: +33 5 17 83 07 21
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Poitou-Charentes  >  Charente-Maritime  >  La Rochelle
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
Monday 12:15 pm - 2:00 pm  7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 12:15 pm - 2:00 pm  7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 12:15 pm - 2:00 pm  7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 12:15 pm - 2:00 pm  7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 12:15 pm - 2:00 pm  7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:15 pm - 2:00 pm  7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 17 - 40
Cuisine: French, Organic

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