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Le Bistrot de la Mer

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4 rue Amiral Reveillere | Les Chardons Bleus, 29680 Roscoff, France
+33 (0)2 98 69 72 03
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Make sure you book your table at least one day in advance, it's busy and the food quality underlines why. Not a cheap place to eat but a reasonable variety of plates on the seafood focuses menu. Seafood we had was cooked to perfection.....not much else to say !

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Truro, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife is not a great seafood fan. She will not attempt shellfish. So to visit a Breton eatery specialising in seafood might be pushing things a bit too far. But her fish soup for starters augured well while I settled for a plate of Whelks. Her main of Pollack was only surpassed by my Chouxcroute de la mer which... More 

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Looe
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016 via mobile

It is nice when you find somewhere with good food, wine and service. The menu offered interesting dishes and the owner was extremely helpful and friendly. We were offered some homemade bread and sliced pork which they smoke themselves while we were choosing from the menu. They also smoke their own fish. We had scallops, prawns and several fish dishes... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016

What a find. Lovely atmosphere made very welcome. The food Was very special. And good value for money.

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Thank John C
Helston, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2016

We were staying in the Logis of which this is a part. The set menu which we both chose, was naturally seafood based and imaginative.Good value. Freshly prepared, so be prepared to wait a little, while nibbling the homemade bread rolls and sipping a drink. The décor is very pleasant and the ambience relaxing. Live crustaceans can be chosen from... More 

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

A lovely little restaurant serving lots of nice fish dishes. Great atmosphere. If you have a good appetite try the hot seafood fruits de mer . The homemade chips are lovely. I would advise booking as not a very large restaurant. There are several set menus to choose from which were good value. Helpful staff with a warm welcome. We... More 

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Millbrook, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015 via mobile

We booked this restaurant after reading the reviews and were not disappointed. We received a warm and friendly welcome. Some of the reviews mention very slow service however, the food is freshly cooked and therefor will take longer than a fast food outlet. I ordered the monkfish which I thoroughly enjoyed. It was cooked well and was very tasty. Whilst... More 

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Thank hewlings
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

The oysters are amazing, definitely worth visiting. I had oysters to start and my man had artichoke which stunning to look at. I had the salmon which could have been served hotter, but tasted lovely. He had the seafood platter which he loved and took forever to eat!!!! No room for desserts. Wine lovely, atmosphere and staff superb.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015 via mobile

Our booking was for 8:30pm. This is a busy restaurant. A table was available by 8:45 pm. We were sat down and then completely ignored for 15 minutes. Finally 2 menus arrived. No water- nothing. This restaurant is under-staffed. We waited a further 25 minutes before our order was taken. The food was if a high quality and so it... More 

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Thank Martin P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2015

Probably one of the best meals out I've ever had. Everything was absolutely delicious. The seafood platter was top quality. Everything was homemade: from the rustic bread still warm from the oven to the mayonnaise made with eggs from the owner's own hens. Staff were friendly and laid-back. Highly recommended! I'll be back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
French, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 rue Amiral Reveillere | Les Chardons Bleus, 29680 Roscoff, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Finistere  >  Roscoff
  • Phone Number: +33 (0)2 98 69 72 03

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?