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39 place charles de gaulle, 29600 Morlaix, France
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Ranked #36 of 55 Restaurants in Morlaix
Cuisines: French
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Dining options: Reservations
Description: Great place excellent food very reasonable very traditionally french
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  • English first
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  • German first
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English first
Brittany, France
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18 reviews 18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We went to lunch here and decided to try the moules and frites. Although we were the 3rd party to arrive we were almost the last to be served. We speak good french so there was no translation problem. You can only wait so patiently when every dish being served is walked right pass you. When approaching the waitress she... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

They have a sign listed their suppliers which I think is a good thing. It is fairly cheap/good value and the waitress was helpful. The food was clearly made on the premises and is probably based on Breton dishes but the place didn't really grab me. There was quite an emphasis on heavy, somewhat fatty meat. Perhaps I ordered the... More 

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Not much open in Morlaix on a Monday night, but this restaurant saved the day. Small family restaurant with local flavour and ingredients. Seemed to be run by two people. Lovely fish and steak dishes and homemade frites. Good price for three courses at €17.90 per person. The dessert of choice and we changed our original course having seen what... More 

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Cornwall
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Ate here the night after trying a generic town centre joint - which was OK but uninspiring. Good sign when they tell you where the ingredients come from, and use local produce. Good rustic food, particularly the scallops and a great dish of meat and veg slowly cooked with a couscous - like grain that soaked up all the meat... More 

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Dudley, United Kingdom
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90 reviews 90 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

A nice small restaurant with friendly staff. No fancy multi language menu's instead dishes for the day displayed on boards which are removed when sold out. This means to me you are getting fresh seasonal produce & the taste proves it. Hearty size portions full of flavour & a very good wine list. This is a super place to eat.

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London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

This is a resto you go to because you're hungry and you want a good-sized tasty meal without the gastro protocol dance. It does that perfectly, at the price you expect. Recommended.

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Callington, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2013

Saturday lunch time (7th Dec 2013) we stumbled on this restaurant. Unpretentious, good food in a simple, relaxed atmosphere at very competetive prices. Friendly reception by a smiling waitress. Fairly limited choice but if you want fresh food in a small place this is inevitable. Food was excellent and great value, notably the queenies (= small scallops) in cream, cider... More 

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Plymouth, England
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183 reviews 183 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

Le menu was good value and tasty, decent wine and attentive service, no problems. Local scallors were excellent as was my fish and tarte tatin. Pretty much what i expect in Brittany. Worth a visit.

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Battle
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31 reviews 31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2012

Having read the other reviews of La marmite we were expecting good rustic homely cooking, how wrong we were! We stayed in Morlaix 6 nights & eat in a different place every night. We both had the fish dish, tasteless & full of bones served in an insipid orange coloured sauce accompanied by a brown/grey couscous ,tasteless. The service was... More 

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Naples, Florida
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46 reviews 46 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2011

simply say "awesome" .A small and quiet place, a few minutes from the square, La Marmite responds to everyone's expectation of a retaurant should be. We orded the mussel marriniere, the fish dish (forgive me I don't remember the name and the salade chevre chaud. The answer is " Awesome". The" patate frite", well.. we don't Fried Potatoes, but nothing... More 

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Address: 39 place charles de gaulle, 29600 Morlaix, France
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Finistere  >  Morlaix
Cuisine: French

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