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73 Avenue Pontaillac, 17420 Saint-Palais-sur-Mer, Royan, France
+33 (0)5 46 02 12 41
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
Ipswich, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

We had not been to this restaraunt since it had changed name and been altered. We were very impressed although it would had been even better had we booked a table as we could have had a table with an even better view of the bay. The staff were very friendly the food was very good it is expensive but... More

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2013

Great view over the bay and very good food - modern, well cooked, freshfood. Good menu with plenty of choice.

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013 via mobile

Put off eating here by the menu outside. Although we ate here last year and had a great meal we felt that the menu had hardly changed. The 'menu printemps' was more autumnal with mushrooms, prunes and dried apricots. There was a lack of fresh spring-like produce. I wanted to see broad beans, asparagus, fresh peas, mint, strawberries, cherries... Perhaps... More

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39 reviews 39 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2012

This restaurant has a fantastic location overlooking the beach. Great menu - the food was excellent and beautifully presented. The only thing that let it down was the level of service. At this level of establishment and at these prices, you should not have to ask for red wine glasses which in itself took over ten minutes to get the... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2012

We ate here twice during our stay in Saint Palais, the first evening was amazing, tuna steaks cooked to perfection and attentive staff. The second visit, a sunday evening, was not as good, hence the 4 star rating. The staff seemed a bit distracted or possibly tired. Wonderful position looking over the beach, lovely decor and clean. Would go back... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2012

Excellent food but a bit overpriced. Staff are a bit snooty and charge the earth for a glass of wine

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2012

wish i could eat there every evening so friendly and helpful as we did not speak french

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