As tourist 'traps' go, this one is more than OK. A delightful, well appointed and buzzy restaurant and as deliciously French as can be.
We decided to 'give it a try' as we ambled through the streets of Le Touquet having availed ourselves of some goodies in the wonderful food market.
The place was full and heaped in atmosphere. We had to wait for a preferred outside table so enjoyed a glass of champagne whilst doing so.
That's yet another joy of France, the ease by which a lunch time glass of bubbly fits into everyday life!
We had a wonderful table, great service, fun with the wait staff who all wanted to speak English whilst we wanted to practice our French. These a the small things that make a 'holiday weekend' so memorable.
We shared 3 bowls of mussel & frites between 5 of us. Two were cooked in white wine and one was ordered Provencale. They were simply delicious and utterly plentiful. Add to that a portion of Escargot (for our 7 year old grandson - the next generation of Foodie). Oh, and the Fries - wow.
Wine was easy to drink and inexpensive, coffees excellent.
Reminder to all that the 'conveniences' are, of course, uni-sex. A reminder to us somewhat more 'sedate' English when we take the little ones.
I'd go back to Le Touquet to eat there again. Highly recommended.
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