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All 40 Bidart Restaurants

La Plancha

Avenue Ilbarritz, 64210 Bidart, France
+33.5.59.23.44.95
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Ranked #20 of 40 Restaurants in Bidart
Price range: $36 - $144
Cuisines: Basque
Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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Dordogne
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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Great location on the beach at Illbarritz, just south of Biarritz. The waves come crashing in and when the tides are right all along the beaches between here and Hendaye you can watch the surfers. Here the menu is very straightforward with the emphasis on fresh fish. Not inexpensive, but the quality is good. They are quite happy to let... More 

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Paris, France
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101 reviews 101 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

One excellent location right on the beach with the ocean just in front of you. Most of the tables, indoor and outdoor, have a nice view on the mighty ocean. Food is local, great calamari a la plancha, Serrano jamon and catch of the day. Plenty of people queuing for a table but we were offered to wait @ the... More 

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Wraysbury, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

The location and views are stunning. Whilst the menu is quite limited in its choice, the food and wine was first class. Try the fresh Dorade! We went in early October so it was quiet. Off the beaten track, but a must.

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Biarritz, France
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

Another dire and piss-taking restaurant in the Biarritz area. We had three starters, 3 beers and 2 coffees 58 euro. A plateau Iberico consisting of 4 small pieces of ham, 8 or so pieces of thinly sliced saucisson and chorizo, for the princely sum of 15 euro, in terms of quality it was OK, in terms of price - taking... More 

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Cambridge
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50 reviews 50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014 via mobile

Just need to vent a little frustration as people say the food is simple and good and of course a fantastic location right on the beach. But. Unless you know the proprietor there seem to be two queues and if you're in the wrong one you Ieave after two hours waiting having been promised a table after 45. Disappointed we... More 

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Toulouse, France
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90 reviews 90 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014 via mobile

Easy to find beach side restaurant. Good menu focusing on fish with a couple of meat dishes.Service good, friendly and efficient. We ate smoked salmon and tartare of dorade, Grilled sole for my main and caramelised scallops for my husband Followed for me with a lovely tiramisu. Enjoyable dining experience... Good restaurant but maybe a little expensive for what you... More 

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Hambleton, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

Amazing place! Came across unexpectedly and was taken back by the views and the place.Tremendous food and service; would definitely recommend!

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london
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

My parents live in the area and we never miss an occasion when we visit from London to pay them a visit. The best view, the best seafood, the best atmosphere. I don't think they take booking during the summer but who cares if you are around it means you have time to spare and can always wait in their... More 

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Grenoble, France
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

3rd time to visit La Plancha, this time for lunch with the family. Directly on the beautiful beach with fantastic view of the surfers. Friendly, cool service. We all had local fresh fish and loved it. Kids ate and went straight to the beach while parents enjoyed their coffees. Wonderful place & the perfect lunch.

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013

Great location, great atmosphere, good, simple and traditional basque cuisine. You can not book a table, so be prepared to wait, especially when warm evening. You'll have to wait at the outdoor bar - which is nice, but can add a lot to your bill. We waited a table for 1h. But then, service was very efficient and very friendly... More 

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Additional Information about La Plancha

Address: Avenue Ilbarritz, 64210 Bidart, France
Phone Number: +33.5.59.23.44.95
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Aquitaine  >  Pyrenees-Atlantiques  >  Basque Country  >  Bidart
Average Prices: USD 36 - 144
Cuisine: Basque

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