We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

La Caravelle

34 quai du Port | Vieux Port, 13002 Marseille, France
+33 4 91 90 36 64
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Cosy pleace

This is a lovely very tiny cosy place with a beautiful view. They offer some nice drinks and some... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Cendres
,
Neuvecelle, France
cosy bar with view

the bar is at first floor of Bellevue Hotel. it has a great view on la bonne mère. if you are lucky... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2017
Isabelle R
via mobile
Read all 245 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
La caravelle is an institution in marseille it's a bar restaurant with live jazz music every wednesday & friday tapas are offered every day from 6 to 9 & we have a selection of good wine and original cocktails breakfast and brunch every morning&a traditional restaurant on mid day with south france cooking.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“small balcony” (3 reviews)
“sardines” (2 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
LOCATION
34 quai du Port | Vieux Port, 13002 Marseille, France
Hôtel de Ville
CONTACT
Website
+33 4 91 90 36 64
Write a Review
Reviews (245)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 40 reviews

Reviewed 27 September 2017

This is a lovely very tiny cosy place with a beautiful view. They offer some nice drinks and some tapas.

Thank Cendres
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

the bar is at first floor of Bellevue Hotel. it has a great view on la bonne mère. if you are lucky you can have a table on the balcony. but there are only 4 or 5. The propose ham or fish or cheese platter...More

Thank Isabelle R
Reviewed 17 August 2017

we stayed one night. we got a mojito. basically a mojito without the rum. the lime? he had no taste. very surprised cause we went just for the positive reviews. so we were assured! stunned, for rudeness and arrogance of the cashier! we asked how...More

Thank her0nblue
yonaetienne, Directeur général at La Caravelle, responded to this reviewResponded 3 September 2017

We are really sorry about the experience you lived. Our cocktails and our wines are very appreciated in Marseille, so we are going to investigate to understand what happened. Thank you to take time for a comment !

Reviewed 17 May 2017

Intimate atmosphere, local music, great views, nice place for a drink before dinner. We had a few drinks before we headed out for dinner and it was perfect. The staff were friendly and it was nice vibe. There is a small balcony that overlooks the...More

Thank 4mundoviajeros
yonaetienne, Directeur général at La Caravelle, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

We were delighted to receive your review about the restaurant-bar La Caravelle. Indeed, the location in the Old Harbour facing Notre Dame de la Garde is wonderful and this is why we protect the authenticity of the place. For lunch the Chef proposees traditional provençal...More

Reviewed 4 May 2017

excellent place to have a drink, an aperitive or a small dinner with friend in a friendly atmosphere; with music and very good coktails, beers and so on; the place for Marseille afterworkers

1  Thank robertritchie2016
yonaetienne, Directeur général at La Caravelle, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Thank you very much for your comment about the restaurant-bar La Caravelle on the Old Harbour ! For your next stay in Marseille, we hope to welcome you at lunch time to enjoy provençal dishes of our Chef !

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for something not "touristic" in the city center this is the place! Great view from a stylish balcony. Recommend to grab a couple of cocktail in the evening in this place and enjoy the view on the main cathedrals of the...More

Thank Natt S
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Ok. So if you want a little Jack Daniels in France (or the rest of Europe ) the size of the pour will make you cry. At least at this lovely little 2d floor bar the terrace view is so outstanding you just might forget...More

Thank jdr1210
Reviewed 4 January 2017

After reading the good reviews, we stopped in for dinner on a Monday night. The server offered to seat us on the small balcony that overlooks the old port, but I couldn't handle sitting a foot away from a smoker. Sitting inside by a window...More

Thank gte375n
yonaetienne, Directeur général at La Caravelle, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2017

Dear guest, you appreciated the restaurant-bar La Caravelle overlooking the Old Harbour, our light menu and wonderful wines that we propose at dinner time. Thank you very much for your full and nice commentary ! We hope you will have the opportunity, in a near...More

Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Very nice bar!! We had only coctails that were really good!!small tapas were coming all the time!!nothing special! The view was really good we were there at the sunset! Music and decoration and the yellow color of the sun was making it a bar from...More

Thank vageliskefallonia
Reviewed 1 November 2016

As a bar La Caravelle deserves certainly a visit (good viewpoint on 'le vieux port', good beer). But do not even think to go there for lunch! After more thant 40mn waiting for someone to take care of you, you are at risk of beeing...More

Thank Olivier M
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Brasserie Chez Roger
274 reviews
.04 km away
Sard'in
544 reviews
.06 km away
Sur Le Port
227 reviews
.07 km away
Le Restaurant L’Hippocampe
524 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby Attractions
Old Port
6,557 reviews
.03 km away
Musee d'Histoire de Marseille
459 reviews
.19 km away
Le Vieux Port
275 reviews
.18 km away
L' Hotel de Ville
168 reviews
.17 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from La Caravelle staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit