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La Gaffe

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Port Plaisance, 20217 Saint Florent, Corsica, France
+33 (0)495370012
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was cook really well and the service seemed OK. Had such a nice view, sometimes like when I went street dances where dancing and it was just really good

Thank Luke T
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went as a family of 5 with time constraint since we had a concert planned for the evening. Service was very good. They gave very good suggestions and was very cooperative such that we manage to have a wonderful meal, and still manage to make it in time for the evening concert.

1 Thank Hei L
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best price - quality in Saint Florent for food, wine, service and location! We go back every year, looking forward already to 2017 😊☀️

Thank Ingeske
Oslo, Norway
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273 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

It's one of the best restaurants in the area and recommended by the Michelin guide. Great menu, great service and not too expensive. The location is perfect. Well worth a visit!

2 Thank Gudleiv
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89 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

This was another mixed experience where the restaurant didn't live up to Trip Advisor ratings. It started badly with the waiter bring a large platter of fresh fish to our table. Perhaps it was one excursion too many from the kitchen, but, they were smelly. The amuse bouche of tomato and spinach roulade was flavoursome and light. The seasonal vegetable... More 

Thank Travelswithasuitcase
Vancouver, Canada
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66 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2016

We loved this restaurant – it was a higher end option for us (35 Euro menu) – and we enjoyed it very much. We were three meat eaters and one vegetarian (who eats fish) and they very kindly and aptly accommodated me (the vegetarian) with the most scrumptious fish dishes. The staff were down to earth and very helpful. We... More 

2 Thank ajb6335
Melbourne, Australia
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434 reviews
277 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in at La Gaffe for lunch on our outing to St Florent and had a delicious meal. They have a lunch special which at 25euro is a superb way to experience their food over 3 courses - each course has 3 very tempting options. We started with the seafood and the pork/veal terrine, followed by the fish of... More 

2 Thank Lyn&MarkfromOz
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27 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

Staff were so nice and patient with us French challenged patrons. Biggest wine list I've ever seen literally a large book. Food was great and presentation was nice .. My beef portion was a little smaller than expected but delicious. We had a $40 euro bottle of wine .. Bill for 4 came to $190 euros. Nice location worth going... More 

1 Thank Terry M
Geneva, Switzerland
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116 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

Excellent friendly service in very pleasant surroundings, indoor and outdoor, by the port. As it's on a small street, parking to be found off season right there, but quiet anyway.. The fish menu was very good with the catch of the day recommended. Their porto like house cocktail was very special.. A nice evening in all aspects.

1 Thank Jocaloda
Southampton, United Kingdom
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280 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We dined at La Gaffe twice during our weeks stay in Saint Florent. The restaurant is well positioned on the harbour front and I suspect is very busy most evenings. There are excellent and varied menu choices. On our first visit we went for carne options. I had an excellent veal steak and my wife a pork dish which was... More 

Thank kempr52

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25 - $283
French, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Port Plaisance, 20217 Saint Florent, Corsica, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Corsica  >  Haute-Corse  >  Saint Florent
  • Phone Number: +33 (0)495370012
Tout ce qui vous est proposé à La Gaffe est fait maison : les sauces, les pâtisseries, les soupes … Tous nos produits sont sélectionnés avec la plus grande attention en priorité chez nos artisans insulaires, nous souhaitons vous faire déguster le meilleur du terroir corse au fil des saisons. Nos poissons et crustacés, en arrivage quotidien, proviennent exclusivement du bateau "le Poséidon" situé juste en face du restaurant, ces produits n'ont que quelques mètres à parcourir pour finir dans vos assiettes. Notre politique : "de la mer à l'assiette".Pour les amateurs d'apéritifs, au coucher du soleil, il vous sera servi dans notre salon vue mer, des sushis, concoctés par un maitre sushi, exclusivement élaborés avec du poisson issu de la pêche locale, des plateaux de fruits de mer, une sélection de fromages des quatre coins de l’île et du Maitre affineurs de la maison Bedot, mais aussi l'incontournable charcuterie de Pascal Flori. Le tout agrémenté, bien entendu, des meilleures cuvées de vins corses et autres ainsi que des plus beaux crus de Champagne.

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