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Le Soleil Brille pour Tout Le Monde


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner


French, European
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

We visited during one lunchtime and it was full of locals, which is a good sign. The food was good and we all enjoyed our gallettes and crepes. The only down side was it was very cramped (especially if you have a young child in...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed June 17, 2018

The restaurant is situated close to the market, and as it is small and very popular, it is wise to phone to book in advance. The staff were vey helpful and friendly and we enjoyed a delicious meal, with a wide range of vegetarian options....More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed March 5, 2018

Love a place that is popular with local, so much so that you have to share a communal table even though it was only just after 12.30 am. Near the market and thus bustling with life, if you want sedate this is not for you....More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank AngloIrishinFrance
Reviewed February 13, 2018

What an amazing find just around the corner from the market and away from the tourist drag. On a Tuesday evening in February it was full with locals but they sat us at the bar. Very short menu with one dish of the day and...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Liz S
Reviewed October 10, 2017 via mobile

We were lucky to get a seat at noon as the whole place was booked out, but they asked us if we wanted to sit up at the counter. As the place is opposite the fresh food market where we would have expected to sit...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank OzGronk
Reviewed September 29, 2017

It seems that this restaurant is popular with both locals and tourists. It takes reservations but once again, we walked up at 7:00 pm and they found us a table. Gallette (buckwheat savoury crepe), plat du jour (fish gratin with vegetables) a green salad to...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

Tucked away in a side street near the covered market we had to book to have dinner. Waitress very friendly and helpful. She showed us a couple of the dishes on her way to other tables so we could see what was offered - what...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Gwendolina10
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

I came here on the basis of positive TripAdvisor recommendations, but how disappointed I was! We had booked a table, but when we arrived 5 mins late (we got lost) we were given a small bench at the back next to the toilet. We asked...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank laurafcam
Reviewed July 11, 2017

I ate here twice on my trip to La Rochelle in June. On the first day, I was lucky to get the only remaining available seat up at the counter – it gets so busy, even early in the day, that you really need to...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank MaryKate272
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

Fantastic find .amazing food .very busy .great staff .struggled a bit with our not so good french .but the owner was really helpful .

Date of visit: June 2017
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Charlie J
August 19, 2018|
Response from AngloIrishinFrance | Reviewed this property |
Cannot help, not my field of...'expertise'
April 24, 2018|
Response from AngloIrishinFrance | Reviewed this property |
Cannot remember - maybe check their website?
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