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Le Gabarier

2 rue des Lapidiales, 17350 Port d'Envaux, France
+33 5 46 90 18 33
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good44%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“rillettes” (2 reviews)
“steak” (4 reviews)
“pork” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM Hours
French, European
$$ - $$$
2 rue des Lapidiales, 17350 Port d'Envaux, France
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Reviewed June 20, 2018

Rillettes d'esturgeon, kidneys and an opera type "entremet" Rillettes were tasteless and flat Kidneys : Pork kidneys 3 times overcooked arrived on the table. Should have asked, I expected young bull kidneys The fake opera was a disaster. Absolutely not an entremet. Old fashioned French...More

Thank Christian G
Reviewed May 28, 2018

We went here last year while in France and so returned...we love the 'menu du jour'...last year we got 3 courses for 12.99 euros but this year it was 16.99 euros and still good value. A good range including a meat dish and a fish...More

Thank Airmilesfreak
Reviewed October 29, 2017

This restaurant offers al fresco dining on the terrace or on cooler days, the option of eating in the big, square-set dining room that feels pleasantly old- fashioned. The staff deliver impressively reliable service and good food at a reasonable price. The family-owned establishment is...More

Thank ErnestWordie
Reviewed October 12, 2017

We live nearby and have got to know this restaurant over many years. So it is always good to call in and speak to the owner.

Thank TonySaffieDavidCharl
Reviewed October 6, 2017 via mobile

We have been here a few times now for lunch and each time the menu has changed and is excellent. The a la carte selection is also very good. A good selection of wines too. The service is friendly. Best to book as they are...More

Thank Teresa L
Reviewed September 28, 2017

We have now eaten at this excellent restaurant several times and each visit has been a delight. The day lunch menu is changed daily with three choices for each course. Today we ordered from the alacart menu. Yet again all was fantastic. The chef is...More

Thank Ray S
Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

The food was very fresh and delicious. The canard was the best! The service was fast and kind! Also the menu of the day was superb!

Thank ashiroma
Reviewed September 3, 2017

Forget the British carvery with hoards of over-excited children running amok: Le Gabarier is tasteful, airy, welcoming and you can have a conversation with your friends rather than listen to somebody else raising their voice above the general din. Having set the scene and settled...More

Thank Phillip C
Reviewed August 9, 2017

We were visiting the Charente's ports of St. Savinien, Port d'Envaux when we found ourselves in Port d'Envaux at lunchtime. The weather being coolish we decided to try Le Gabarier once we saw that it had been recommended in Le Routard for the last few...More

Thank Bernard D
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

Had a very good evening here excellent service and attention to detail. The steak was the best I have had would highly recommend this place.

Thank Sue H
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Anthony Paul H
September 9, 2016|
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Response from Elusive-Camel | Reviewed this property |
Hi they should be open with a 'plat de jour'. To be certain it may be best to call them to confirm. They speak English.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 rue des Lapidiales, 17350 Port d'Envaux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Charente-Maritime  >  Port d'Envaux
  • Phone Number: +33 5 46 90 18 33
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