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Le Grain de Sable

99 boulevard de la Mer, 17340 Chatelaillon-Plage, France
+33 5 46 27 06 14
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“great food” (3 reviews)
“main course” (2 reviews)
“sea” (3 reviews)
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French, European
$$ - $$$
99 boulevard de la Mer, 17340 Chatelaillon-Plage, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautifull spot at the seaside. Excellent seafood, generous and tastefull in a cosy lighthearted room.

Thank Pieter E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant, where we enjoyed a fabulous dinner, really lived up to it's premier rating on TripAdvisor. The list of plus points is considerable - the beachside location, the appropriate decor, the warm welcome, a varied menu in English with excellent service throughout our adventure...More

Thank alanfranklin
Reviewed November 12, 2016

Nearly haute-cuisine restaurant with delicious fish and oysters and great choice of wine. The chef is very friendly and helpful in making the choice, and very passionate about his job. The place is also very popular among local people which is always a great sign...More

1  Thank Iryna Z
Reviewed October 3, 2016

Always a good chooce for us on our frequent visits here. Claen sacious good food and a warm welcome. Perceft inside or iut in the Summer

Thank alistairangus
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

Excellent setting, superb 2 course meal Menu Du Jour, 15€ followed by cafe gourmand & house rose' @ 16€. Good amazing. Overlooking sea and a small wedding party celebrating alongside us. A wonderful experience.

Thank Mill75vale
Reviewed September 13, 2016

if you fancy good local cuisine of a high standard, inside or alfresco, overlooking the beautiful beach than look no further. It might be a little more expensive but worth every penny. (fine dining at mid range prices). I highly recommend it. After several visits...More

Thank Marie Pierre S
Reviewed September 5, 2016

We visited again this year and had another really good dining experience. Very personable waiting staff, great food and entertainment by a a young diner (aged about 2 years). once again another great sunset and everybody enjoying the moment. the lamb was reportedly very good...More

Thank Richard D
Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

Nice variation on the menu. The service is excellent, and the food is very good too. There is a nice outside terras with a direct view at the beachvand the sea.

Thank GiVaWijer
Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

Really good food, superb wines and service. We will visit again with our 3 children. Makes you feel at home.

Thank Michiel v
Reviewed July 23, 2016

My wife and I had dinner there after booking during the day. Reservations are necessary especially at the weekend. We had lovely table outside and almost on the beach. Staff were very friendly and understanding of my limited French. Assorted shellfish entree was fresh and...More

Thank BrendanO
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$17 - $33
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Scenic view, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
11:45 am - 1:45 pm
11:45 am - 1:45 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:45 am - 1:45 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:45 am - 1:45 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:45 am - 1:45 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:45 am - 1:45 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 boulevard de la Mer, 17340 Chatelaillon-Plage, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Charente-Maritime  >  Chatelaillon-Plage
  • Phone Number: +33 5 46 27 06 14
Ideally located, Le Grain de Sable welcomes you to the edge of the water in the restaurant and bar from Tuesday to Sunday. Master Restaurateur: The title of Maitre Restaurateur rewards excellence of the best professionals in the traditional restaurant, valuing their expertise and their commitment to quality. It is awarded by the department prefect and this is the only award given by the French State in the restaurant industry.
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