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l'Espadon

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Promenade de la Mer, 83240 Cavalaire-Sur-Mer, France
+33 4 94 64 66 05
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Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Good for: Families with children
Description: La

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  • 38
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  • 35
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 5
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Seafood to die for!!

We arrived late (8:55pm) for dinner and were seated by the server who turned out to be the chef's wife. While not overly friendly, she warmed to us as the evening progressed. The decor is a little beach-cafe-cheesy but who really cares with as fantastic a meal as we had. My husband and I agreed it... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
saybrode
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Staunton, Virginia
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Staunton, Virginia
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

We arrived late (8:55pm) for dinner and were seated by the server who turned out to be the chef's wife. While not overly friendly, she warmed to us as the evening progressed. The decor is a little beach-cafe-cheesy but who really cares with as fantastic a meal as we had. My husband and I agreed it was one of the... More 

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Thank saybrode
Nahariya, Israel
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Our first opinion was little disappointing in the beggining because the service was rude.When we asked for the english menu they made such face like "really??? ha ha ha" it is France my brother..welcome ..everything is in french.So together with a waiter somehow 30 minutes we were trying to understand him and the menu.Together with google pictures we've made the... More 

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Tokyo
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

The food is just OK but more importantly, most of the staff never smile which gives a sinister ambiance. The deco is also outdated and add to the depressing effect. Will not go again.

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Fredrikstad, Norway
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

There was not a smile from the ovner when We arrive. The foie gras was eccellent, But the entrecote was poor. The creme brulee in tree different varities was very good.

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Wheathampstead, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

Have eaten in this restaurant, but refuse to go again because the owner is too rude and arrogant. Plenty of tourists in the summer eat there, but she cannot afford to be complacent.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Promenade de la Mer, 83240 Cavalaire-Sur-Mer, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Var  >  Cavalaire-Sur-Mer
  • Phone Number: +33 4 94 64 66 05

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children

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