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Au pique assiette

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84 Bis Boulevard de la Plage, 33120 Arcachon, France
+33 5 56 83 78 33
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Thu - Tue 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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London, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We'd been travelling around France and Spain for nearly 2 weeks. We'd come to the end of the trip and stayed in Arcachon for 2 nights. On trawling through trip advisor I saw this place and wanted to visit. SO GLAD WE DID! We arrived on a Saturday night around 7.30 thinking that we would beat the rush and as... More 

Thank Zia B
Swansea, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I only have good comments to make about this restaurant which is located close to the seaside and next door to our hotel. Booking made from UK was made easy by staff's ability to speak English. Menu excellent and choices explained and advice given regarding appropriate wines to go with each dish. Staff excellent especially our waitress 'Invictus'. She'll recognise... More 

Thank gillhendy
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016 via mobile

Excellent restaurant, excellent service (English speaking waitress and menu), lovely ambience with a good choice of food. Definitely worth a visit.

Thank Mark M
Northampton, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

I've come here a few times for lunch and I am always delighted by the service, exquisite food and quiet atmosphere. The foie gras entree is out of this world.

Thank EvaSUK
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

Very nice restaurant, especially to eat fish. Better to book in advance if you want to have a table. The service is pleasant. Everything is homemade. The prices are decent. A place to go to in Arcachon.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

Trentive & friendly service, great food. Very nice wine, Bordeaux blanc, reasonably priced. Great value for money.

Thank CAGridley
Tours, France
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

Excellent seafood restaurant. Everything was impeccable. We went on a sunny day so we got to sit on their porch in the sun which was very nice. The service was very good and servers very nice. The price was appropriate for the quality food which was excellent as well. We were pressed for time but they still did everything to... More 

Thank Julie R
Les Essards, France
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

Hard to find a Monday night restaurant out of season n France. We were lucky to find this. Friendly staff and nice decor. We had the set menu that offered everything from the menu. Surprised at the lack of range in the white wine offered as the menu is mainly fish. No muscadet or Sauvignon blanc. The starter and main... More 

Thank foodandroomspy
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

Tried to have lunch a little before 1330 but was told that the kitchen no longer served lunch. This is early in France and perhaps they are so successful that they couldn't be bothered to serve a couple who did not come at 1200.

Thank Michael V
Au Pique A, Gérant at Au pique assiette, responded to this review

I hope your trip to Arcachon wasn't so boring that you have time to cast a slur on a restaurant you didn't visit... ;-) And 13h30 is not early to have lunch in France, trust me, i live and work here. There are so many smarter ways to exist... Au Pique Assiette More 

Blackpool, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

Food ✓, Service ✓, Location ✓, Atmosphere ✓, Beautiful French Waitresses ✓… I could go on and on ticking every imaginable box, that’s how good this place is. Like a lot of restaurants in France, Au Pique Assiette offer a set menu. Two courses for €16.50, add another for €19.50. Which is fantastic value for the quality of food you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8 - $40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84 Bis Boulevard de la Plage, 33120 Arcachon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Arcachon
  • Phone Number: +33 5 56 83 78 33

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