We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Le Bistro des Sables

Certificate of Excellence
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
1 chemin de la cascade | Saint Clair, Le Lavandou, France
Add hours for Le Bistro des Sables and help diners know when to go.
+ Add hours
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Description: May be "Bistrot"

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 76 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 42
    Excellent
  • 25
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Excellent quality for authentic french provencal food

Family run and very professional ....Very busy its best to reserve! .. The terrasse is very nice and its so close to the beach

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 12, 2015
Kim P
,
Le Lavandou, France
Add Photo Write a Review

76 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Your overall rating of this restaurant
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Le Lavandou, France
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Family run and very professional ....Very busy its best to reserve! .. The terrasse is very nice and its so close to the beach

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
london
Level Contributor
89 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014 via mobile

Just revisited this restaurant ,having been flooded again they have reopened and are again serving good local food cooked in a wood oven,their pizzas are great and the menu de jour was superb.Good value and friendly staff,

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013 via mobile

Very nice and cosy Bistro des Sables with excellent food and nice service. All dishes very tasty and well presented & served. We have been there 3 times in winter, spring and fall and never disappointed. Make sure you book a table before getting there because this is a small place and quite quickly full! If you'd like to have... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013

We ate here twice, both times for Sunday lunch. It was gratifying to see so many French people eating here too. On both occasions the meal was of a very high standard, the 'marmite des pecheurs', a special of the day on our first visit was particularly memorable, and very affordable. On the second visit we chose from the standard... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Houston, Texas
Level Contributor
102 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

This bistro is not on the beach, but it has all the charm you expect of a small Provençal restaurant especially the canopy created by a huge tree (maybe a platane) which gives the courtyard not only shade but character. The food is excellent. We shared a superb tuna tartare with salad, and we both had the Daurade royale, grilled.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

Had a lovely meal at this restaurant, the food was gorgeous, only wish i'd tried a Pizza as they looked fantastic. all the staff were extremely friendly, service was great.

Was this review helpful? Yes
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
31 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

This restaurant is located on the far side of the main coastal road so it lacks any view but the ambience and friendly service more than make up for it. There was a decent children's menu which included pizza which my kids scored 9/10. There was a good choice of french dishes or pizza or pasta for the adults. We... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toulouse, France
Level Contributor
16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

We made a last minute change of plans to eat here based on recent reviews. It lives up to expectations - a real friendly/family type bistro with quality home style cooking and excellent service. Judging by the other diners, fresh fish and pizzas are very popular too (huge whole fish served at the table) We chose a fillet of beef... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2013 via mobile

We hadn't booked but got lucky - it's on a quiet roadside in the commune of St Clair. Busy with locals when we arrived, we were immediately struck by the warm atmosphere of someone's (large) front room. Great, friendly service. My wife had the €27.50 set menu and loved her Dorade Royale main. I had the marinated sardines special and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Saint-Saturnin-les-Apt, France
Level Contributor
155 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2012

We ate here twice late in November, both nights there were lots of local people in and a warm friendly reception was given by the owners. We thought the food was averidge to good, wine selection priced correctly.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Le Bistro des Sables also viewed

Le Lavandou, French Riviera - Cote d'Azur
Le Lavandou, French Riviera - Cote d'Azur
 
Le Lavandou, French Riviera - Cote d'Azur
Le Lavandou, French Riviera - Cote d'Azur
 

Been to Le Bistro des Sables? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Le Bistro des Sables

Address: 1 chemin de la cascade | Saint Clair, Le Lavandou, France
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Le Lavandou
Cuisine: French

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1 chemin de la cascade | Saint Clair, Le Lavandou, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Le Lavandou

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

Description

May be "Bistrot"

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Le Bistro des Sables staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?