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Prao Saint-Nicolas


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


$18 - $31
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Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice place, friendy staff and good food to a resonable price. I would definatly come back next time I´m in La Rochelle

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank hellex64
Reviewed June 9, 2019

Prao was my favourite restaurant in La Rochelle - and I tried a lot! It's not on the main tourist drag along the water, about 5-6 mins easy walk from the centre and it's loved by the locals for the ambiance, friendly service and above...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed April 29, 2019 via mobile

Fantastic service, easy to get a reservation for same night, ordered the vegetarian lasagna (a nightly feature), which while satisfying enough lacked a lot of taste and cheese, my partner enjoyed her veal. The atmosphere and service here were the standouts Recommend

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank VancouverZengirl
Reviewed January 29, 2019

What is great about Prao is that with little fuzz, just using basic (often local) ingredients they create modern dishes with great flavors. This is also they whole atmosphere, the place is simple yet modern. A great place to go for dinner when in La...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed November 18, 2018

Went as chance diners on a Saturday night. Never ideal. A chilly seat by the door is perhaps what we deserved. Waiting staff of the girls and a guy were excellent. All very professional,hands on and worked hard. Menu was interesting and reasonable. I chose...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Peter P
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

The service was a bit confusing when we ate lunch here today, but that couldn’t conceal the high quality of the food. For me, a really tasty duck salad followed by a delightful fresh hake steak. My wife also enjoyed the fish, but had an...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank TouristBoy
Reviewed June 12, 2018

In most restaurants you are allowed to choose 3 course meal or 2 course meal for fixed price. We always choose the 2 course meal either entree+ main or main+dessert. Either way will cost you >50euros for 2. Dinner in this restaurant is wonderful. We...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank uberkyut
Reviewed June 8, 2018

We came across this lovely restauraunt whilst walkng through La Rochelle and decided to go in for dinner. we had a lovely steak with new potatoes. It was really good, the sauce was very tasty. The waitress was very friendly and helpful.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank BournemouthChris
Reviewed May 4, 2018

Really smart restaurant with exposed brick walls, high ceilings and quirky design features. The restaurant has a really good ambience. The service was really friendly and efficient and the waitresses were very helpful. The menu changes daily, they put up the menu for the day...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank daveywjones
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Looking for an excellent restaurant look no further. Try the menu of the day. The blonde beer is very good. The staff are excellent they all speak (some) English.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Bruce F
PraoRestaurant, Responsable relations publiques at Prao Saint-Nicolas, responded to this reviewResponded May 3, 2018

Hey Bruce! Thanks for your comment and the good rating. We'd be glad to welcome you back. That way, you can also try our amber beer. ;) See you soon, L'équipe Prao

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