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L'oursin

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16 rue de la Republique, 06600, Antibes, France
33493341346
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9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Tallinn, Estonia
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Service was slow, waited for the food for 2 hours because there was some kind of mixup. Food was below average, oysters were the only good thing we got. In the end we had to wait for a long time so we could pay.

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Thank Orchaidel
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for a specialist shellfish and fish restaurant and happened upon this. Great decor inside. Perfect central position. The best oysters I have ever had!

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Thank JonathanSW19
Sydney, Australia
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341 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 153 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Because we had a late dinner the square where this restaurant is located was quieter and more charming than usual. The owner and the staff looked after us very well. The seafood was delicious.

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Thank youngprofessionalUK
Ferndown, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

We stopped and ate outside for lunch, just saw it and thought we would give it a try. That was for lunch and now tonight we are going to try it for dinner too. Really fresh seafood and well presented with friendly staff st a great price for seafood.

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Thank Gary B
Belo Horizonte, MG
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

I truly believe other travellers have had an amazing time at L'oursin. After all, the restaurant has it all going for it. The inside is superbly decorated, really feels like you are in a ship. The seafood stand at the front door is also a feast for the eyes! However, me and my girlfriend have had a regular experience with... More 

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Thank Victor Á
Cork, Ireland
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62 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

Beautiful fish on display attracted us to this restaurant, nice interior but the cooking lacked any sense of imagination. Chef doesn't know how to season fish. My sea bass had no seasoning. Assorted vegetables and potato on plate made this a totally forgettable meal. Didn't stay for desert. Give this restaurant a skip.

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Thank tomcot
Monaco
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

Delicious and straightforward seafood. Great selection of fresh oysters, whelks, mussels etc., good seafood pasta and risotto. Pleasant and comfortable surroundings. Friendly but slightly slow service.

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Thank Parkcasa15
Moscow
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

This is our second visit to this lovely seafood restaurant in the heart of the town just off the market. The atmosphere is very French and the food is delicious. Love the fish soup and the shell fish towers complimented with a fine wine.

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Thank SilverfoxMoscow
Kfar-Saba , Israel
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270 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 147 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015

It was selected randomly , just passing by and watching the restaurant inside decoration with interesting suggestions for the day. The restaurant has a form of an old boat . Service is fast and efficient , menu rich for selection !!

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Thank Elizur
London, United Kingdom
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77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

We have walked through Antibes many times and had noticed the oyster bar in the Rue de la Republique but had not realised that behind the bar was a very good fish restaurant. Where we ate was most pleasant and resembled the interior of a ship. As with a number of restaurants in the area, at this time of the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$22 - $55
Cuisine
French, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
Meals
Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 rue de la Republique, 06600, Antibes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Antibes
  • Phone Number: 33493341346

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?