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Le Drugstore

5 Place de la Republique, 17480 Le Chateau d'Oleron, Ile d'Oleron, France
+33 5 46 85 02 66
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“swordfish” (4 reviews)
“fish chips” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
5 Place de la Republique, 17480 Le Chateau d'Oleron, Ile d'Oleron, France
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Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

We had seen ‘Le Drugstore’ when we visited the area some 9 years ago, but sadly didn’t eat there. This time, we made a special effort to go with our 3 sons age 11, 7 and 5. We rang ahead to reserve a table (advisable)...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Toftinator
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Great atmosphere in the restaurant. Personnel is very friendly and helped translate the menue. We had a dish with a big squid and it was amazing! Would definitely recommend.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank marzena1989
Reviewed August 31, 2017

We booked a table in this gem of a restaurant with our two children. It finished off our holiday in Ile d'Oleron perfectly. The ambiance of the restaurant was perfect, staff friendly and the food was wonderful. I'm quite fussy and don't eat much meat...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Alison S
Reviewed August 19, 2017

Really lovely bistro style restaurant with a good choice of dishes including some excellent fish. The staff are really friendly and humoured my terrible use of the French language. I ordered a swordfish special which was possibly one of the best fish dishes I've ever...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Lozmonaut
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a pleasant meal sitting outside on a somewhat chilly evening. Make a reservation if you you want to sit inside or out as this place is busy (which is a good sign). The host was a charming engaging man who was very helpful...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Donal M
Reviewed July 22, 2017 via mobile

Le drugstore is really a fine restaurant to visit. In the centre of Chateau D'Oleron, near the citadel en not far from the cabanes des createurs. A good choice of tasty plates and a fine wine policy: 25cl or 50cl from all the different wines...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank PFB009
Reviewed July 9, 2017

Revised 18months on , I think the desserts have got better, the remainder is top notch so another great meal with friends. Service superb.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Stephen S
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

We have a house nearby and this place is our go-to, must-visit every holiday. Food great. Atmosphere brilliant. Come on a Sunday morning and soak up the bustle of the market, with a great glass (or several) of wine and fabulous menu.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Elusive-Camel
Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

Funky cafe so welcoming. Great atmosphere out of season. We were welcomed as locals by the owner and his staff. Great food too. Ca bien merci!

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank daddyruffe
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

We've lived in France for long enough to expect the shrug and groan when we walk into a restaurant with kids in tow, but this place blew us away. High chair was immediately bought out for our 1 year old, the owner ( or we...More

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Jim C
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Elizabeth T
October 22, 2016|
Response from mitsy58 | Reviewed this property |
I presume during the season they are open virtually every day - see their facebook page/website for details
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 Place de la Republique, 17480 Le Chateau d'Oleron, Ile d'Oleron, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Charente-Maritime  >  Ile d'Oleron  >  Le Chateau d'Oleron
  • Phone Number: +33 5 46 85 02 66
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