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Cafe Coulisses

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Sat, 4/20
8:00 PM

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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


French, Bar, Cafe, European
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service

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Reviewed September 5, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here to get a drink and possibly a snack. We were a group of 6 and a couple of the group went to the toilet whilst in the toilet the rest of the group decided to go somewhere else as the cafe wasn't...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Hilditch_86
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Just a few yards away from the hectic harbour area, this is a peaceful restaurant for a relaxed meal. We had the savoury tart of the day, which was vegetable and chicken, ample portions of moules frites, followed by creme brûlée and poelee de pommes...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

So close to all the bars & restaurants in the main part of the old port but yet less hectic & hidden away in a quiet street behind them. This was just what we were looking for when we made this discover.Was a very hot...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank GingerB50
Reviewed March 4, 2018

This place was just round the corner from where we were staying. Bit empty end Feb/begining of March but seems to be popular with the theatre staff opposite. Pretty popular with us too. Simple but good food and a nice relaxed atmosphere. Bonus for me...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank AngloIrishinFrance
Reviewed September 20, 2017

Down a little side street from the harbour but central. We only stopped for a coffee but the staff were welcoming and friendly. The coffee was one of the better ones we had in our time in France. The sofa area where we had our...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank EllisT115
Reviewed September 18, 2016

La Rochelle is a fascinating place to wonder round, lots of interesting architecture. But feeling footsore and only wanting a light lunch we came upon Cafe Coulisses.Just what we were looking for. I had a croque monsieur with a very nice glass of rose and...More

Date of visit: September 2016
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Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

This cafe is located very centrally but it's hidden in one of little streets behind the old harbor. Very friendly staff and good food. If you are a vegetarian give this place a try as there are several vegetarian dishes on the menu. They also...More

Date of visit: September 2016
Thank hottingen8032
Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

We went here after seeing on trip advisor it was good for vegetarians. It wasn't exactly a veggie place but for France it was nice to have some veggie options. They have an omelette menu where you can choose what goes in & they do...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Catherine C
Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Steak cooked perfectly. Good red wine. Ideal. Friendly family service. Big group in ahead of us but still delivered top service. Casual and friendly.

Date of visit: May 2016
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Reviewed November 25, 2015

One of our group booked this restaurant as we could eat at 6 pm before a rugby match. The service was brilliant and the food was perfect. Not fine dining, just good food. The duck was very tasty.

Date of visit: November 2015
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