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L'italien

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CUISINES
Italian, Pizza, Mediterranean, European
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Reviewed August 16, 2017 via mobile

We found this little restaurant by chance, a little distance from the main tourist restaurants, in a pretty location by an old church. I enjoyed a very tasty Risotto St Jacques and my husband enjoyed a large Pizza with generous toppings. The service was efficient...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Elizalit
Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

Despite the overpriced but average food, our experience was marred by the outlandishly rude behaviour of the manageress. It was so bad that the other staff came out to apologise. It makes you wonder why some people choose to work in the service industry.

Date of visit: July 2017
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Reviewed July 31, 2017 via mobile

Beautiful location, but the female manager was horrendously rude. We had been walking around for a while so decided not to move, but definitely would not recommend coming here because of the hostile environment. The manager was very angry and rude to us and muttering...More

Date of visit: July 2017
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Reviewed June 7, 2017

Needed a place to eat and then hang out with wifi for a few hours until i got picked up. This place really came in handy. Food was tasty.

Date of visit: June 2017
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Reviewed February 13, 2017

Sorry to see such negative reviews. My wife and I had a superb starter and pizza with excellent service . Front of house was a Spaniard! Starters were excellent and pizzas from an amazing brass oven were excellent as was my wife's pasta dish. Dry...More

Date of visit: February 2017
Thank Peter P
Reviewed August 30, 2016

Very bad service on windy terrace by rude and unpleasant personnel. Overpriced food. A place to avoid!

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank Leo C
Reviewed August 23, 2016

Fancied pizza and they had tables available outside. I cannot stress enough how rude the staff were. I spoke only french to them and yet we were ignored, talked about and laughed at by the staff and the other french customers. We were told we...More

Date of visit: August 2016
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Reviewed May 19, 2016

Having had some mixed experiences with the harbor-facing restaurants, this place was a great find, and made our evening. Service was friendly and the food was great. We had a tasty pizza and tuna steak with risotto. Would come back for both. Wine list is...More

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank FreA80
Reviewed May 2, 2016

We were headed to the train station to take the TGV to Paris, and thought we’d better have a bite before leaving. Having OD’d on French cuisine over the previous two weeks, we were looking for something different, and decided to try L’Italien, near our...More

Date of visit: April 2016
Thank TerribleIvan
Reviewed April 7, 2016 via mobile

Visited this restaurant during a 4 night visit to La Rochelle, after 3 nights on the T real local seafood we fancied a change, and this did not disappoint. Really good authentic Italian food with 1 st class service, and sensible prices, we will be...More

Date of visit: April 2016
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