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37 rue du Poulquer, 29950 Benodet, France
02 98 66 27 97
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Ranked #2 of 25 Restaurants in Benodet
Cuisines: Seafood, Contemporary
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Escapades is always busy so booking is recommended. We spend four weeks each summer in Benodet and have never been disappointed with the food or service at Escapades. The menu of the day is worth looking at and offers good value. For those of you taking the canine member of the family to France they are very welcome in Escapades... More 

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Sourdeval, France
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We had the menue of the day and very good it was. Staff friendly, and even our dog got given a bowl of water!

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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252 reviews 252 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
149 helpful votes 149 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We tried to eat here last year, but couldn’t get a table, so we booked early for our first evening back in Benodet. There is an outside dining area separated from the pavement by a glass screen and tables in the restaurant itself. We chose to eat outside as it was a mild evening. For starters my wife choose crab... More 

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WEST COKER
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

We had a good quality meal in comfortable surroundings. Our young waiter spoke good English but was happy to help and encourage my school girl French. We both had the fish of the day which was beautifully presented cod that tasted yummy. Our deserts were huge works of art that hit the spot. Luckily we had a walk afterwards to... More 

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Esher, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

I really enjoyed this though the portion size for the fixed menu was a bit small. However the couple beside us had the shell fish medley and it was huge. My daughter had the salmon on their kids menu and really enjoyed it. House wine was reasonably priced and pleasant.

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Zurich
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

In short avoid this place, there are many nice restaurants in Brittany but this is not one of them. Poor quality food - all was previously frozen - the staff while pleasant, is young and unprofessional - a person at another table dropped their knife on the floor and the waiter picked it up and gave it back to them... More 

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cork
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76 reviews 76 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Visited at lunch time to avail of formulae, 2 kiddies in tow! 3 courses in kids menu for €10, can easily say it was the best kids food we've seen in a long time, great quality. Adults loved their food too, tasty, fresh & overall good value. Excellent service, friendly & efficient. Will be back

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Ilfracombe, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

We had the seafood platter, and it was excellent. There wasn't any pressure to rush eating this huge meal, so it was a pleasant evening in a beautiful restaurant with amazing views. The service was first class. I would happily eat here again.

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Donegal, Ireland
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65 reviews 65 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

This restaurant has quite a fine dining menu-great for couples but we had to leave because the choice for young children was too rich. Looked a lovely restaurant though

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Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

We stayed 4 nights in Benodet and asked our host Christian at Domaine de Kereven (which by the way is an excellent place to stay) where we should eat and he recommended Escapades. It was so good we ate there 3 of the 4 nights we were in Benodet. It's just relaxed, friendly with excellent quality food that is very... More 

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Address: 37 rue du Poulquer, 29950 Benodet, France
Phone Number: 02 98 66 27 97
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Finistere  >  Benodet
Cuisine: Seafood, Contemporary

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