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Les Akolytes

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41 rue Papety, 13007 Marseille, France
+33 4 91 59 17 10
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12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Mon - Sat 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Paris, France
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2016

tapas restaurant, very small portions, some dishes were quite tasty but overall not a place to go if one is hungry and looking for a reasonably priced meal.

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Thank Mary Ann L
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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85 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016 via mobile

I had some octopus salad and gnocchi with gorgonzola Both were very good and tasty Nice place and location Service is a bit slow but of you are on holiday... 2 tapas ( it s enough for a meal)and one coffee 22 euros Not Really cheap but it was good

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Thank 182tara04
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

Ok first of all: Kudos this place is fresh. The food that is. Tables were VERY sticky. Like napkins sticking to the table. Decor is really cute though! Italian rice balls were very sticky. And cold in the center the first time. They made us other ones but still VERY sticky, heavy and cheese slightly warmer. Mini burgers were ok.... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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78 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 9, 2016

We recently had dinner here on a Tuesday evening as it was conveniently located very close to our accommodation. We arrived fairly early so there was no problem with seating. The service was excellent and friendly. We shared four plates of tapas - fresh hummus and aubergines with flat bread, mussels in a bean and tomato sauce, lightly crumbed fresh... More 

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2015

We had booked this restaurant on-line via their web site ahead of our trip to Marseille on the basis of reviews from a number of sources. We had a confirmatory e-mail looking forward to seeing us. Having got a taxi there from our hotel we found that the restaurant was closed for a private function. Producing evidence of our booking... More 

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Thank Andrew R
Milan, Italy
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66 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2015

I have to admit, i am an Italian who usually does not like very much French cousine, but this...gosh, was excellent. And I say it due to the quality of the food, the very nice interior design and the reasonable prices (great, compared to other restaurantes in France) We tried this option were you can order 3 dishes for a... More 

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Metz, France
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509 reviews
244 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 326 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 27, 2015

The food was delicious, beautifully presented, and most of all, for a tapas-style meal, actually filling. Methinks the menu changes according to season, not entirely sure, but the Akolytes burger blew our minds, so if it's on offer, try it. The waiting time for the food was a little bit long, but it appeared to be a one-man-show in the... More 

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Thank FordPrefectII
Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2014

There are few great choices in the Pharo neighborhood of Marseilles, so Les Akolytes is a welcome treat. Situated just across the street from the beach, it is a humble, simple space with zero ambiance and harsh lighting. But don't be fooled -- Raoul and his staff offer a wonderfully creative version of local Marseille cuisine, with a daily selection... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2014 via mobile

We were recommended this by the concierge at the Sofitel for something simple, inexpensive and nearby and it certainly didn't disappoint. The tapas style menu was unexpected but worked well (20€ for 2 dishes per person was plenty). The food was outstanding and imaginatively presented: beignets of courgette flowers; sardines under a Parmesan crumble; roast bone marrow; burrata with pesto... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 6, 2014

I went there with my girlfriend and we really enjoyed it. The place is quite small, very close to la plage de catalans. Their portions are small but food is excellent. We loved the gaspacho. Service was also very good.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41 rue Papety, 13007 Marseille, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Marseille
  • Phone Number: +33 4 91 59 17 10

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