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Un Air de Famille

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2 Place de la Republique, 17410 Saint Martin de Re, Ile de Re, France
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157 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Go and be beguiled for an hour or two at this charming restaurant. Everything is home cooked and is very good to eat. There is something homely...no...more, it's like being in the family home and relaxing while you await for your food to be served. All in all, a charming experience of an imagined French domestic life...for you to participate... More 

2 Thank MustBe
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Simple tasty lunch with the family. Nice atmosphere but not fine dining. Accommodates children (ours was 15mths old).

1 Thank Catherine R
London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 10, 2016

Small low-key restaurant off the beaten track. Good home cooked food, good prices, pleasant staff. Great place to enjoy a quiet meal away from the crowds. For dinner we shared a big goats cheese salad to start, followed by lasagne and pork cheeks. Just nice tasty food. The restaurant is very proud that all food is home prepared. What we... More 

1 Thank LewesMacGuire
Nantwich, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2015

As other reviewers have said, it's like home cooking in someone's house - the small outside deck is perfect on a sunny day while inside their is a shabby-chic homely interior that makes this quite different from the quayside St.Martin staples. We had salads that were fresh and served with a smile (although the owner/waitress definitely needed some help with... More 

1 Thank Andy W
Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2015

Four of us dined in this restaurant last night. Our meals were all delicious! The staff were all very pleasant and the service was excellent. We enjoyed our evening so much in this cosy and homely restaurant that we plan to return again before the end of our holiday!

2 Thank Mary H
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57 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 21, 2015

Every time i am in Saint Martin, i make sure i stop for a meal at 'un air de famille'.......the setting is retro-romantic and it feels like someones home. The food is just like that as well: home made, honest, fresh........Corinne an her staff run this little place as true allrounders and with a good energy. It is set appart... More 

1 Thank Bellaboni
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2014

Slightly off the tourist "beaten track" in that it isn't by the port, but well worth a visit. Prices are very reasonable and the food is delicious, not over-bearing and served with a welcome smile and great atmosphere. You won't find a printed menu, except for drinks, just a blackboard, in French and English, to choose from a variety of... More 

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Boston/New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2014

Good home cooked food, great service, cool location. A nice change from the overpriced restaurants down at the harbor. It's exactly what it says it is: cooking like at home!

Thank sophie r
Sierra Madre, California
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200 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 11, 2014

We were walking around the Village passively looking for a place to have dinner, the tourist places are amusing a few times, our room has the best view of the port in town and we were getting a bit tired of fish, even if it is good. It was just before lunch and we smelled something good and popped in... More 

Thank Cynthia A
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114 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2014

Most of the restaurants in St. Martin are down by the Quay and have a sameness about them. We wanted something different so walked up to the back of the town away from the shops and quaysides to this restaurant that is located in the quaint commercial area. The restaurant looks nice. A bit like a Bric a Brac shop... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Place de la Republique, 17410 Saint Martin de Re, Ile de Re, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Charente-Maritime  >  Ile de Re  >  Saint Martin de Re
  • Phone Number: 0546016536

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