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5 Quai JJ Barthelemy, Cassis, France
0442017156
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Outdoor Seating, Reservations

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  • 8
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  • 9
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  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
dissappointing

good location in Cassis. Good ambience, but the food was disappointing. You can only pay in cash, not a problem. Restaurant was recommended by lonely planet, but I felt not really a good representation of french seafood. A bit over hyped.

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 22, 2015
anna c
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Sydney, Australia
Good for:
  • Romantic
  • Local cuisine
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English first
Sydney, Australia
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24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

good location in Cassis. Good ambience, but the food was disappointing. You can only pay in cash, not a problem. Restaurant was recommended by lonely planet, but I felt not really a good representation of french seafood. A bit over hyped.

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rural glos.
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

The sea food was very good and competitively priced but the young men serving were casual, forgetful and offhand verging on the outright rude. There are many other alternatives on the harbour front which you can check out before risking an annoying experience here. BEWARE cash or cheque only-NO CREDIT CARDS

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

This review is only based on the service provided by the "wonderful" Eric, a french man who seems to either be the owner or the one who is in charge of seating guests at the tables. Let me rewind to my wonderful 2-night stay in Cassis, a small and quaint town 20 minutes from Marseille filled with small shops, beautiful... More 

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Espoo, Finland
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

We were a group of 11 with some small kids. It was a windy and rainy day so we were lucky to have an inside table (kind of an own space/room with a long table just for our group). The service was excellent but the main course (a grilled fish) a little bit disappointing. The appetizers were very good though.... More 

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Looe, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

As Cornish seafood lovers we were recommended this restaurant, but it was so busy and when a table became available after 20 mins we were hurried continuously. The waiters were flying around with no real time to explain the menu. The fish arrived with no presentation and full of bones. I know it was August but we ate at another... More 

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8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

IT is their specialty! I definitely linked The fish, although IT was less than expected. Great wwine, a little bit overpriced! Great service !

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Toronto, Canada
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18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2013

We read about this in a guide book or two and it was highly recommended. Got there before noon but it wasn't open so we stuck around. Good thing because it filled up fast and soon they were turning folks away. I ordered the house fish soup but they brought a large tureen and bowls for two. It was definitely... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

excellent meal but a bit expensive . Fish tartine lovely and generous ser ve . Staff full of character but a bit like a bunch of young lads out to enjoy themselves . Only downside is no credit cards

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York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2012

We arrived in Cassis for the evening from Marseille - we were overcome by the number of restuarants and really found it quite difficult to chose........when we did however, we had a very lucky find, and soon discovered that we were even luckier to get seated. The Bouillebasse was fantastic and definately enough to share between two! The moules were... More 

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Philadelphia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2012

We have been to Cassis 5 times now, and go back to Poissonerie every time...Eric, the owner is fantastic. Julien and Florian are excellent waiters, they know us well, remember our names and treat us like old friends. Check out the fish in the front of the restaurant as you are being seated, and choose what you feel like eating... More 

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Address: 5 Quai JJ Barthelemy, Cassis, France
Phone Number: 0442017156
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Cassis
Average Prices: USD 39 - 110
Cuisine: French

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 5 Quai JJ Barthelemy, Cassis, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Cassis
  • Phone Number: 0442017156

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 39 - 110
  • Price Range: $ $ $ $
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romantic, Local cuisine

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