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L'Arrosoir

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French, Gastropub
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73 Avenue Pontaillac, 17420 Saint-Palais-sur-Mer, Royan, France
33546021241
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7:15 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
Tue 7:15 pm - 9:00 pm
Wed - Sat 12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible

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  • 119
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  • 147
    Very good
  • 57
    Average
  • 24
    Poor
  • 11
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Birthday meal whilst on holiday

We booked a table to dine here on the evening of my birthday whilst recently in the area on holiday. The location of the restaurant was great and we had a table on the terrace overlooking the lovely Plage de Nauzan. Initial service was a bit slow but it did pick up during the evening. The food... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 5, 2015
Matthew P
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Chester, United Kingdom
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104 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

Very good restaurant with a great situation right down by the ocean. Food was very high quality and reservation is certainly advisable. Menu a bit limited but still a great experience. Staff helpful and attentive also.

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Thank David M
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 via mobile

Very nice restaurant very well located with a wonderful quiet view. The carte is very simple and there is no a la carte but only menu. Price is a bit on higher side consider you pay for the view. Starter arrive 2 min after ordering... And the staff is dynamic, sometime a bit too much, you can feel a bit... More 

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Thank Po l
Cranleigh, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

Very much a "fast food" restaurant, not that it is MacDonald's, but that they only give you an hour to eat. Ordered aperitifs, which arrived with the wine ordered for the meal. The starters then arrived about 30 seconds later. When we finished the starters, the main was delivered within minutes. It was a busy night and all they wanted... More 

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1 Thank Andrew-UK2014
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Great restaurant, reasonably priced with very friendly staff. The chef is clearly very interested in preparing great dishes and is a real credit to his profession. Can't wait to go back.

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Thank Ldnguy
Sheffield, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

We booked a table to dine here on the evening of my birthday whilst recently in the area on holiday. The location of the restaurant was great and we had a table on the terrace overlooking the lovely Plage de Nauzan. Initial service was a bit slow but it did pick up during the evening. The food and drink was... More 

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Thank Matthew P
Boston, England, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Had not booked but got in, seated on terrace with sea view. Only steps from the beach with a lovely sunset. Menu limited but food good. Value for money. Choice 2 or 3 course meal. We had 2 courses. You do get an 'amuse bouche', which was like a starter, this was free. Service was efficient. All in all a... More 

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Thank Janis F
Brantome, France
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52 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

This restaurant is facing the sea on Nauzan Plage, a beautiful little beach. The food wears very good, nicely presented and served with a smile. Would go there again that is for sure.

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Thank Carol R
Eccles, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

This restaurant is in an excellent setting just off the beach and in the evening may have some spectacular sunsets viewable from your table. The food is top quality and extremely well presented. The wine list is extensive but not too large to get lost within. The serving staff are attentive and efficient. I would have no hesitation in recommending... More 

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1 Thank Terry M
Surrey, England
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59 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Arrived with out a booking to a fairly empty restaurant - it did fill up later. The welcome we received was poor with our being offered a table at the back behind a pillar. After minor negotiation we ended up on the terrace overlooking the pretty bay. Initial service was slow but then our waiter, a pleasant young man, came... More 

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Thank vjkm
London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

Our first visit and impressed. Up market food compared to La Maison Blanc but just as good a setting. Girls had tournedos Rossini with good pieces of foie gras and excellent steak, my wife had a brochette of giant scallops on a bed of crab risotto and I had duck. All very good. There is a good fish choice too... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 73 Avenue Pontaillac, 17420 Saint-Palais-sur-Mer, Royan, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Poitou-Charentes  >  Charente-Maritime  >  Royan  >  Saint-Palais-sur-Mer
  • Phone Number: 33546021241

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 42
  • Cuisine: French, Gastropub

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
Tuesday
7:15 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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