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Restaurant Chez Yvette
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59 Boulevard Gen Leclerc, 33120 Arcachon, France
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59 Boulevard Gen Leclerc, 33120 Arcachon, France
0556830511
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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  • 45
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  • 39
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Late lunch, waiter was helpful, good value

We left it late and most had stopped serving lunch. We had two three course set menus costing €27.80 each. 1/2 bottle of white bordeaux wine €10.50. Not cheap.Beer on tap, no, larger yes, bottled beer yes Surprisingly good food, much impressed hence my writing a review. Starter was excellent as... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 25, 2014
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  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
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London
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62 reviews 62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We left it late and most had stopped serving lunch. We had two three course set menus costing €27.80 each. 1/2 bottle of white bordeaux wine €10.50. Not cheap.Beer on tap, no, larger yes, bottled beer yes Surprisingly good food, much impressed hence my writing a review. Starter was excellent as was the fish mains and the dessert. Photos should... More 

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Northampton
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41 reviews 41 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014 via mobile

Had lovely dinner - the seafood and steak were well cooked. Service was attentive, polite and friendly. The atmosphere for mid week was good. A little pricier than some other places in Arcachon but you did not feel this was not unreasonable. Would definitely go back

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Ghent, Belgium
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The best 'plateau de fruit de mer' in a typical 'Parisian' brasserie. Not cheap but good quality. Also notified in the Michelin Guide and Gault & Milau.

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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

This restaurant is known to be 'the place to go in Arcachon'. We were not disappointed by the food (although portions could have been more generous) but by the table we had: facing the toilets. So ask for a table inside the restaurant! The food was ok and to the expected quality. A pity we had to leave without desserts... More 

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Metz, France
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357 reviews 357 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
218 helpful votes 218 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Came in for a hurried meal as we were pressed for time, and were told oysters and a half bottle of white wine wouldn't take long. We did have to wait a while anyway. The food itself was good. We ordered three half-dozen oysters, and although they were pricier than we'd expected, they were not bad. There was one piece... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We've eaten at Chez Yvette on several occasions over the years and, as usual, the experience this time was up to standard. It's not the best restaurant in the town, and the staff experience can be very mixed, but the food and wines are usually dependable. This year was as good as others, with a very nice waitress. It's one... More 

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Bromley Kent
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85 reviews 85 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Ive had Fruits de Mer in Boulogne, La Rochelle, Marseilles but this was to die for. Starting with a dozen oysters, then Lobster and Langostine with a nice white Burgundy - sorry Vins de Bordeaux this was an excellent meal. We were served by a charming lady who was both efficient and knowledgeable. But dont miss the dessert even if... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

I ate a whole crab and it made me sick for 3 days. The crab apparently comes from Brittany. My family also ate other seafood and were not sick. It was Easter Sunday and a special trip with my family while we were visiting France from London and Canada. I was unable to enjoy subsequent activities with them.

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Auckland, New Zealand
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

We went here for lunch and we're very impressed. Beautiful local oysters to start with then fresh lobster, langoustines, variety of fish, very large prawns and crab meat. The window of the restaurant shows all of the fresh produce on ice which is very impressive. The service was very good and the price was reasonable for the freshness of the... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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54 reviews 54 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

Nice restaurant featuring a large variety of seafood. It was hard to decide, but being a party of four we shared many of the delicious crabs, scallops, oysters and shrimps. The fish soup was excellent. The restaurant was full of people and the waiters worked hard but we had to wait to be served. Since outside it was raining this... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 59 Boulevard Gen Leclerc, 33120 Arcachon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Arcachon
  • Phone Number: 0556830511

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