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L'Auberge Basque

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Spanish, Basque
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D 307 - Vieille Route de Saint-Jean de Luz, 64310 Saint-Pee-sur-Nivelle, France
+33 5 59 51 70 00
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Dining options: Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 24
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  • 14
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A memorable dining experience

From the the time we arrived we experienced excellent service. The staff were friendly and very attentive. The food and overall service throughout our dining experience was amazing.

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5 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
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Delta, British Columbia, Canada
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Delta, British Columbia, Canada
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

From the the time we arrived we experienced excellent service. The staff were friendly and very attentive. The food and overall service throughout our dining experience was amazing.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

Room was small. Shower not very user friendly..Service fair. Food good but don't understand the Michelin stars , not worthy. Of the hype.

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Austin, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

I read about the restaurant and inn in a NY Times article, and my mother and I made a point of experiencing both on a recent trip to the Bordeaux area of southwestern France. It was everything I'd hoped it would be and more. The setting is a fairy tale, the service was superb, but most of all the meal... More 

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Sydney
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We took the degustation menu. It was beautifully prepared and presented, but I probably wouldn't do it again. Very expensive, and for me had too many flavours fighting for top position. Something a little more simple - but that's just me.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We stayed at L'auberge Basque one full week last summer and we will surely come back next year- The location is just outside St Jean de Luz well located in the country side not too far from golf courses -The rooms are nice and cosy and very quiet..! We arrived late afternoon and had our first dinner at the restaurant... More 

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Dinner, as always, was superb. The food is imaginative with tremendous taste. The local wines were wonderful. Breakfast the next morning was wonderful.

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We were completely taken aback by our stay at this wonderful place! Located away from the frenetic coastal towns overflowing with summer crowds, the Auberge Basque sits quietly at the top of a hill with a gorgeous mountain vista and lush gardens to loll about in. The room we had was on the small side (one of the rooms with... More 

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Hertfordshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

Lovely location and grounds. Wonderful breakfast- but we did have to persuade them to give us breakfast included as we had paid for it and it was on our paperwork and not on theirs. I think we were given the disabled room downstairs. it was quite small and had rather a strangely organised wet room which didn't really slope to... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Excellent service and food. Each dish had a level of 'wow'. The treats of the palette cleansers right through to the final course were beautiful. The teas were beautifully presented and accompanied. My advice is to get there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We were expecting a good meal, but you surprised us with quite beautiful and wonderfully tasting dishes, a most delicious meal!!! We dined at L'Auberge Basque on the 15th evening of a trip which was a food and wine extravaganza ... mostly Michelin 1-star restaurants, and a 3-star. At L'Auberge Basque we had 3 of the most memorable dishes of... More 

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Additional Information about L'Auberge Basque

Address: D 307 - Vieille Route de Saint-Jean de Luz, 64310 Saint-Pee-sur-Nivelle, France
Phone Number: +33 5 59 51 70 00
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Aquitaine  >  Pyrenees-Atlantiques  >  Basque Country  >  Saint-Pee-sur-Nivelle
Average Prices: USD 60 - 128
Cuisine: Spanish, Basque

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: D 307 - Vieille Route de Saint-Jean de Luz, 64310 Saint-Pee-sur-Nivelle, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Aquitaine  >  Pyrenees-Atlantiques  >  Basque Country  >  Saint-Pee-sur-Nivelle
  • Phone Number: +33 5 59 51 70 00

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 60 - 128
  • Cuisine: Spanish, Basque

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