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Au Bout Du Quai

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1 Avenue Saint-Jean, Marseille, France
+33 4 91 99 53 36
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Mon - Sat 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Spokane, Washington
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Worth the price for fresh seafood artfully prepared. No English menu (not a tourist trap) and the staff were great about translating for us. Sea bass and linguine with prawns were both phenomenal.

Thank RCW_9a
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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117 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was good. Staffs can speak English but limited. Staffs were friendly to find me a table despite not having a reservation. I had the soupe de poisson, very Provencal. A bit fishy for me, but it was still a pleasant experience. I also had some huitres (oysters) which were really good, paired with a nice bottle of Bandol white,... More 

Thank Jeremy H
London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 20, 2016

The food was good but the choices and portions are limited and the prices are high. I guess that makes it relatively authentic. The only thing we found frustrating was the main meal price on the board was higher on our bill. We didn't say anything as didn't want to create a fuss especially as they'd given us a free... More 

Thank Nicole R
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

We went there for lunch. The salmon was perfectly cooked with delicious vegetables. The risotto was to die for and the table white wine was delicious. Our favorite restaurant in Marseille. Skip all the other touristy restaurants along the quai and come to this one!!

Thank J P
Roanoke, Virginia
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61 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2016 via mobile

As opposed to the many over-priced and mediocre restaurants around the Vieux Port in Marseille, this is a gem. While not cheap, it is reasonable and the food is outstanding. We had the crab topped with guacamole, sea bass and swordfish, all of which were delicious. Would definitely go again.

Thank 155Geoff
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

The food and wine was great, and the staff were very helpful. Great service and food! Cheyme was especially helpful in helping me navigate around the city and giving me great suggestions for where to shop! An overall, wonderful dining experience.

Thank Tara Z
Brussels, Belgium
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016 via mobile

We went there during our trip in Marseille based on the comments on tripadvisor and we had the most delicious fish plate. It was more expensive than the surrounding restaurants, but the quality makes up for that! It's a bit a pity that they do not work with a menu neither (but that's personal). I would go back and recommend... More 

Thank Céline W
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

We found this amazing place though trip advisor and decided to go check it out. When we came we were greeted by some very nice people. We booked a reservation for dinner and explored the magnificent area known as the "vieux port". When we came back the waiters and waitresses greeted us with friendly smiles. We ordered the fish of... More 

Thank Nico P
Toronto, Canada
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Checked in TripAdvisor for the best restaurants in Marseille and found it in the way from Port St Jane to Old Port. Easy to find, terrace is nice and the most important is that grilled seabass- the fish for the day was excellent. Worth to go.

Thank Lan P
Charing, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

My family enjoyed a good meal here - but it did take a little open mindedness from my sons. The staff speak little English and the menu is very much French seafood (and in French) which tested my communication skills, but hey - we're in the heart of Marseille! Every dish was delicious, as was the wine - it's just... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
French, Seafood, Mediterranean
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Avenue Saint-Jean, Marseille, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Marseille
  • Phone Number: +33 4 91 99 53 36

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