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Escargot

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87, route de la Corniche, Sousse 4000, Tunisia
Tél :(73) 224 779 .
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Stockholm, Sweden
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

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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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars 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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Pori, Finland
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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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Wallingford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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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24 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars 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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Thank Russ C
Sousse, Tunisia
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

Very nice upper class restaurant with flair. Calm and nice decorated, possibility to sit outside in covered green area or inside with aircon. Would recommend the Mesa, which will come with a lot of small plates time after time and is enough to be eaten as a maincourse. Very good choice of wine.

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Hamman-Sousse, Susah, Tunisia
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015

An ambience without comparison and a must to both holidaymakers and locals alike , L'escargot needs to be seen to be believed , and to be sampled to be believed. the food , service and surroundings are 1st class throughout. The 'at the table' service is excellent without being intrusive. The food quality is above excellent , with generous ,... More 

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Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

We visited last week while on holiday in Sousse. After reading excellent reviews both here and in the Lonely Planet guide, we decided to visit and we were not disappointed! We were made to feel very welcome by the warm and friendly staff. The menu is in several languages, so if your French is not the best, not to worry!... More 

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Monmouth, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

I was recommended to Escargot by my concierge at the hotel where I was staying. Having visited Sousse in the past, and being quite disappointed, I was more than jaded at the prospect of this visit. However, I could not have been more incorrect, as although the staff were quite busy with a large party of diners already in situ,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

The restaurant offers fresh food, with excellent meals (tasty), and a good quality of service. Waitors are in suffisant number and answer quickly to your requests.

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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $28
Cuisine
European, French, Mediterranean
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87, route de la Corniche, Sousse 4000, Tunisia
  • Location: Africa  >  Tunisia  >  Sousse Governorate  >  Sousse
  • Phone Number: Tél :(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?