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Le Comptoir Italien

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22 rue Saint-Jean-du-Perot | 22 rue Saint-Jean-du-Perot, 17000, La Rochelle, France
33546506260
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12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
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4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We popped in as we fancied some pasta and had seen it packed the night before so thought it must be good. The food was really good and the wine reasonably priced. I recommend the sea bass. We arrived around 19:30 but the restaurant filled very quickly after this.

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Thank Joseph C
west yorkshire
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182 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016

We had checked the menu out on a couple of evenings and decided that we would eat here later in the week.The four of us were shown to a large round table inside and we were soon looking at the menus with an aperitif. We had mozzarella and tomato salad, octopus and Caesar salads to start, followed by Cod with... More 

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Saint-Gelven
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2016

My wife and I ate here for lunch before going on a boat trip. We had prioritised other restaurants that we would have preferred to eat at, but they were either full, or closed. So it was such a nice surprise to discover Le Comptoir des Voyages, everything about it was excellent. When I have finished this review, I will... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

We love Italian food, but are frequently disappointed when eating in so called Italian restaurants outside of Italy. This time we were not - there wasn't a pizza to be seen on the menu. We thoroughly enjoyed all that we were served. The dishes were far more authentic than many other ‘Italian restaurants’ that I have eaten in. We choose... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

We were in La Rochelle on a Monday night and many restaurants that we would have tried were closed. We happened upon this one and it was a truly wonderful meal. The Dorado fish was excellent and I loved their fig with honey and ice cream dessert! There were other dishes I would have loved to try but those desires... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015 via mobile

One of the best Italian meals we have experienced, a wonderful night out . The staff were attentive and helpful. The meal truly great.

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Dorset, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

I was told by the staff that this was a Coutanceau restaurant until 4 months ago, when it was sold and re-created as an Italian speciality restaurant. Coutanceau is the equivalent of Rick Stein in Padstow, owning the best restaurant in town as well as several others. Friendly waiters and an excellent saltimbucco made for a great evening in this... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2015

If you're a tourist glutted on duck and creme brulee and fancy a change this is a perfectly adequate, Italian. Sensible menu and wine list, good service, pleasant enough dining room. My wife and I had the risotto with langoustines and the tagliatelle followed by the tiramisu and cassata. All washed down with a perfectly adequate Montepulciano. Nothing outstanding but... More 

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Birmingham, England
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

Located in THE street for good restaurants in La Rochelle, this one offers a decidedly Italian slant. We enjoyed very good antipasti (all vegetarian), a lasagne, and a very good lasagne which was made with goat's cheese. There is outside seating which enable you to watch one of the city's primary pedestrian thoroughfares.

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

Very poor meal with slow service . We have eaten in various places in LA Rochelle and I have to say this was the worst . Very pretentious and we did notice if you were not local you were ignored . portion size was small and 17 euros for a very small tasteless bowl of pasta seemed a bit over... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$24 - $44
Cuisine
Italian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:15 pm - 2:00 pm
7:15 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 rue Saint-Jean-du-Perot | 22 rue Saint-Jean-du-Perot, 17000, La Rochelle, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Poitou-Charentes  >  Charente-Maritime  >  La Rochelle
  • Phone Number: 33546506260
Description
Are you ready for a journey to italia ? We are waiting for you at the 22 rue Saint Jean du Pérot at La Rochelle.

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