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4 Place Victor Hugo, 83120 Sainte-Maxime, France
+33 4 94 49 35 35
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good29%
  • Average20%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible23%
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“rice” (4 reviews)
“oysters” (3 reviews)
“salads” (3 reviews)
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French, Mediterranean, European
$$ - $$$
4 Place Victor Hugo, 83120 Sainte-Maxime, France
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Reviewed May 29, 2016 via mobile

We don't normally go to the cafes on the front but this one is a little gem. Affordable breakfast and fantastic view across the harbour. Eggs with the French breakfast and a strong coffee on the set menu is a must!!!!

Thank MuckyFingers
Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

I find it hard to get a decent coffee outside of Melbourne Australia or Italy. Was starting to get worried about 5 weeks in France after 5 disappointing coffees in a row. This restaurant provided an excellent expresso with hot milk on the side as...More

Thank Ursula B
Reviewed February 1, 2016 via mobile

i have been living in Sainte Maxime for the past 15 years and today i decided to have a lunch at Escapade...the waiter told us to have a seat and went away....we waited for 12 minutes and nobody came to give us the cards....then a...More

Thank Tushar C
Reviewed August 9, 2015

This is a nice restaurant with a good menue. Me and my friend had calamaris. It was ok, not the best I have eaten. The service is godd and it is nice to just watch people passing by. They have a big menu and the...More

Thank Sofie A
Reviewed August 8, 2015

We ate here tonight (5 people) and were pleasantly surprised. This is a busy location in the high of season yet the service was quick, friendly and very good value for money. Two of us had formule du jour which was a main & a...More

Thank My2cents-adviser
Reviewed July 7, 2015 via mobile

Having just returned from St Tropez on the ferry, we found this restaurant quite busy and well sheltered from the sun (34 degrees). Good selection on the menu with fresh fish, salads and various other dishes. Staff were fun and eager and service quick. Reasonable...More

Thank Mark A
Reviewed June 24, 2015

In every seaside tourist town in France there is a row of Brasserie cafe/restaurants. There is always one that has slightly better food, slightly faster and more friendly service and is less expensive than the others. L'Escapade is that one for Ste. Maxime. For the...More

Thank Vic M
Reviewed June 22, 2015

This restaurant is one of several neighbouring each other. They have good choise of dishes, both seafood and meat. The food we chose was actually quite good, from sea and land alike. The service was not that good. When we have to go and get...More

Thank Bjorn44
Reviewed August 29, 2014

The sudden emerge of starvation of my daughters (after a return boat trip to St Tropez) drove us into L`Escpade for a late lunch. The place was half empty, with many people smoking so we had to look for a table carefully. There were 2...More

Thank TGO_dr
Reviewed July 7, 2014 via mobile

Noisy, food is basic. Do not recommend. Staff not very welcoming their guests. Bruyant, nourriture basique. Je ne recommande pas,personnel pas super aimable.

Thank JNT-60
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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Place Victor Hugo, 83120 Sainte-Maxime, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Sainte-Maxime
  • Phone Number: +33 4 94 49 35 35
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