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Escargot

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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87, route de la Corniche, Sousse 4000, Tunisia
+216 73 224 779
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Oslo, Norway
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151 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was an absolute treasure to find, a very cozy restaurant. Was here with a friend on a November night. I had the snails as a starter, maybe a bit too big portion, but very tasty. I had some traditional couscous with meat for main course, also very tasty and again somewhat a bit too big portion. Along with this... More 

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Thank Eivind S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

Very very very good service sooo lovely delicious I am as Tunisian love it with my Finnish family 😘

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Thank Gaston B
Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 2, 2016

Wow amazing food and great staff.. We came here for friends birthday meal who we met whilst out here. The place is so cozy you feel at home.. staff are helpful polite and can i just say.. Amazing. We had our meal which was beautiful and i was bit tipsy and left mobile phone! Didn't realize until we got back... More 

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Thank kezzabell2016
Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 28, 2016

What an amazing place. Atmosphere was fantastic. Food was just what we wanted and so we keep on returning. Enjoyed the background music. Service was friendly and good.. Highly recommend this restaurant.

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Thank Mary N
Stockholm, Sweden
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

This restaurant has been open for many year and has always kept a high standard! The food is mainy french and the atmosphere is cosy. For holidays, like New Year, the often have special menues.

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Thank Peter1697
Stockholm, Sweden
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2016

Essedine has been serving classic French food with in one of the very best restaurants in Sousse for many years since he took over Escargot. This is one of my must eats when I am in Sousse. This is French style fine dining with an old school touch. But it is still not expensive. Considering European prices it is very,... More 

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Mississauga, Canada
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

Lovely restaurant with a variety of French (and some Italian!) dishes and lots of character. We had escargot and French onion soup both times which were very tasty. For mains we had the filet steak with pepper sauce, and the medallions au gratin. Both cooked to perfection. Prices are also good value, 90 DT for starters, mains and drinks (=45... More 

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Thank AS030394
Pori, Finland
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 3, 2016

Good food, nice atmosphere. I have been there every time when I have been in Sousse, before and after the revolution!

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Thank ZimiRock
Wallingford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 30, 2016

Meat my good friends family for lunch here. We were made very welcome, like vips. The food and service was fantastic in a great setting.

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Thank AndySmith3467
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39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2015 via mobile

Nicely staff with moderate food. Went at night for an early evening meal so can not comment on beaches etc. Very busy little town vibrant and lots of things to do. A must visit of in the area

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$21 - $28
Cuisine
French, Mediterranean, European, Tunisian
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87, route de la Corniche, Sousse 4000, Tunisia
  • Location: Africa  >  Tunisia  >  Sousse Governorate  >  Sousse
  • Phone Number: +216 73 224 779

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