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2 Place de la Republique, 17410 Saint Martin de Re, Ile de Re, France
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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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 

Thank LewesMacGuire
Nantwich, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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 

Thank Andy W
Bristol, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars 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!

1 Thank Mary H
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50 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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 

Thank AndyJ_8
Boston/New York
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50 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars 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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295 reviews
175 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars 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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185 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars 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 

Thank BOXtheFOX
Mons, Belgium
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278 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

Situated on a marquetsquare outside the tourist area, the restaurant has a splendid recommendation wall plaque collection from one of the best French tourist guides organisation. That is what prompted us to give it a try. The decoration is very tasty and gives the place a cosy feeling. Service was quick, no menu but a blackboard, and a very ecclectic... More 

Thank Eric W
Langho, United Kingdom
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151 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2013

We noticed this restaurant on the first full day of our trip to St Martin, as a place that had a lot of customers eating outside on Sunday lunchtime. We went and enjoyed our meal, which we found very pleasant. We wold be happy to return, with the main comment being that although it was good, it wasn't altogether like... More 

Thank Robin S

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Restaurant Details

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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?