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La Potiniere

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25 avenue Miln, 56340 Carnac, France
02.97.52.91.45
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Whissendine, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Carnac is a busy resort, today crammed with people, noisy and full of excitement. What a great treat then to step into La Potiniere and enter a quality restaurant where, although busy, there was an air of quiet capability. The menu is extensive and, like all the others hereabouts, is studded with quality seafood. You can have the obligatory moules... More 

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51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited on the strength of the reviews below. Nice service, well-placed for people watching. Got a table in seconds, to our surprise. We ordered tagliatelle and were again surprised that our meals arrived so quickly. However, not more than average, I am afraid. We must have been spoiled by all the other restaurants we had eaten in after a few... More 

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a super restaurant! We ate here on our first night in Carnac and were pleasantly surprised at how good the food was. We subsequently went back five more times, including the evening of the France-Portugal footy final. What a great atmosphere that was, we spent the whole evening in the restaurant watching the match on a big screen and... More 

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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140 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We unfortunately had to wait for a while until the kitchen opened, but the food was very good. I had a tuna steak that was nicely done, not overcooked, and my wife had a steak that was equally nice. The cafe gourmand is recommendable.

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Thank Jyster
Saint-Nom-la-Breteche, France
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542 reviews
191 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 278 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In a tourist town ones expectations are not very high but this was a good find . Extremely pleasant staff , tolerant of our poor French were. Happy to try a mixture of French and English ( menus in both languages) . Food was excellent and portions generous. Lively atmosphere-mid range prices

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Exeter, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate here three of our seven night stay nearby. The only item on the menu that is only okay is the pizza, everything else was fab. Good sized portions. Friendly staff who have good english and try to understand your french! Reasonably priced. Good atmosphere. We are early eaters so didn't have the problem of queuing to go in, so... More 

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Thank Tracey S
Kilcock, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Found this little gem on our holidays very friendly service very helpful even menus in english food was soo tasty pasta to die for and steak and mash pototoes beautiful great value for money would higly recommend this place was soo tasty we went back 3 times

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Thank Elaine H
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We walked around a few restaurants in Carnac Plage before choosing La Potiniere. We passed by in the morning and even when closed it looked a clean and pleasant place to visit. We were not disappointed. In the evening it was certainly the most crowded restaurant with people queuing to get a table. There is a good choice of food... More 

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Thank Geoff S
Southam, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

(well mainly because there wasn't many places open) but it was the best place around by far, food always amazing, staff were brill (except the last night they kind of forgot we were there but they were exceptionally busy!) but good choice of menu, had an English menu with everything on. Fab would highly recommend!

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Thank Michelle F
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Having walked round Carnac the restaurant caught our eye it stood out from the rest. Our meals were superb the staff were very friendly and helpful we decided to use the restaurant for our second night the meal was as good as the first Superb

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$13 - $28
Cuisine
Italian, French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Large groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 avenue Miln, 56340 Carnac, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Morbihan  >  Carnac
  • Phone Number: 02.97.52.91.45
Description
Bar brasserie ouvert de avril a fin septembre

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?