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15 quai Saint Pierre, Cannes, France
0493991909
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night

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  • 11
    Excellent
  • 27
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 12
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  • 15
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
OK, but not great

As my wife and I were strolling by the old Port, we decided to give the Mal Assis a try. This is a very old restaurant in Cannes, and I had not been in many, many years, since I was a child. It was a so so experience and I'm not sure I will return. Location: placed on the quai... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
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Baden, Switzerland
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Baden, Switzerland
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231 reviews 231 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

As my wife and I were strolling by the old Port, we decided to give the Mal Assis a try. This is a very old restaurant in Cannes, and I had not been in many, many years, since I was a child. It was a so so experience and I'm not sure I will return. Location: placed on the quai... More 

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Leicester, England
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Our favourite restaurant whilst we were on holiday in Cannes. We visited on our first night and last night and both meals were absolutely excellent and really great value. Some of our group had the fixed menu and this was excellent value and had a good varied choice on it. I had Beef Fillet and decided to have it cooked... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We took a chance on this restaurant because the reviews we read were very mixed. We were not disappointed! The set 3 course menu was very good value for money and a bargain. We had moules, king prawns in a pernod sauce and crème brulee. The food was beautifully cooked and presented and we could not fault it. Service was... More 

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Celebration, Florida
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62 reviews 62 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014 via mobile

Last week we tried to have lunch here. We were seated at a nice table for two. The server brought the menus and took our drink orders. In a few moments the manager came over and told us we had to move inside because he could not seat a party of two at that table, although it was clearly a... More 

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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88 reviews 88 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Nice location by the marina. Service was very friendly and professional. Food pretty good all round. Atmosphere really nice and overall a good place to eat and drink.

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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187 reviews 187 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
132 helpful votes 132 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

We were looking for a light lunch as we had booked a nice restaurant for dinner that evening. Inevitably we opted for the set 3 course meal accompanied of course by the bread! The setting is great - directly overlooking the harbour and we were seated perfectly to enjoy it fully. Mal Assis is clearly popular and although quite early,... More 

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Roslin, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2013 via mobile

Well by now you know I am a seafood freak. And yes this restaurant serves seafood and yes it was good. Excellent fresh sea bass well prepared presented and cooked. The half crab looked good too. Lost half a star because of service, which is a little unfair of me as the waitress was great, but the restaurant was well... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2013 via mobile

Staff here were very welcoming and helpful. They were very accommodating for my special dietary requirements. Also, food was fresh, tasty and great value for our evening meal. If you are struggling with your French they are happy to help by speaking in English when you need it. I would definitely recommend a visit during your stay in Cannes.

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Longueuil, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

We had a good dinner and lunch at Mal Assis in July. We were Lucky to get a table on a Saturday night when an outdoor celebration was going on in the harbor area of Cannes. Restaurants were overflowing but we lucked out and arrived just as a table was being cleared on the patio. Fresh seafood and fish are... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

I have chosen this restaurant for Saturdays family lunch mainly because of the daily offer - veaĺ's liver and escargots. It appeared to be our best lunch of the 3 weeks in France, but must also admit the most expensive one, but we knew what we are going for. My daughter had moules frites, I beleive there is little to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 15 quai Saint Pierre, Cannes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Cannes
  • Phone Number: 0493991909

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French, Seafood, Mediterranean, European

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