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L'Essentiel

29 rue Mirabeau, 14800, Deauville, France
+33 2 31 87 22 11
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Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good21%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“octopus salad” (2 reviews)
“michelin star” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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Food
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Atmosphere
LOCATION
29 rue Mirabeau, 14800, Deauville, France
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1 - 10 of 50 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

A great find if you are looking for a bit more upscale dining. The space is great and they have outside seating. Good choice of dishes and a great wine list.

Thank OraNYC
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Such a young chef and such good, original inventive food. The waitress was kind sweet and attentive Making a perfect evening

Thank lovechantemerle
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Hidden gem between the tourist restaurants. Dessert was fabulous, everything else great. Friendly staff.

Thank 78gerrit
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Lovly restaurant and we were met by a charming hostess and the ladies who were bringing drinks. The food was ok, quite enjoyable, especially the octopus salad. What our group did not like was a service we received from a male waiter (do not remember...More

1  Thank pochtany
Reviewed July 30, 2018

We had lunch here, and got to sample new dishes created such as Oyster Tartar. All in all it was a good experience, and enjoyed the food experience.

Thank ZedDubai
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Cosy modern restaurant with fresh and light food. Service is very attentive and polite. The menu is interesting and has some nice items. I had the octopus salad, shrimp ravioli and salty chocolate rocher. All was delicious, very light. Starter and main course a bit...More

Thank GabisBistro
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

Best meal we have had in Deauville. More formal than a cafe but still relaxed and no more expensive and much better food. Attentive staff. Chefs menu was first class as well. In resort towns like this meals can be average as we found often...More

1  Thank Charles M
Reviewed June 26, 2018

L'Essentiel has a Michelin star so it is no surprise that the food is amazing. This is matched by a efficient and friendly service. What makes this restaurant special is that it is all achieved in a welcoming and relaxed way that is often lost...More

Thank rangerrayDerbyshire
Reviewed March 31, 2018

I just tried a new restaurant for my birthday. I have never eaten there before and it is worth a trip. The food is amazing, very fine, extremely well presented, delicious and light. We tried the Menu Decouverte and it was a real treat. I...More

Thank Maps719843
Reviewed March 26, 2018

Visit that is just prior obtaining the Michelin star. But don’t be fooled, I have not changed a line! After the exhaustive list of TripAdvisor, friends are my second selection of restaurants. You, dear reader, you also have my blog, and I thank you for...More

Thank Tabledogre
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$21 - $70
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 29 rue Mirabeau, 14800, Deauville, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Deauville
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 87 22 11
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Description
Cuisine créative et raffinée, service décontracté mais professionnel, pour un repas entre amis ou pour un tête à tête romantique.Nous seront là pour vous accueillir avec le sourire.
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