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Le Dauphin

Place des Etats, 64000 Pau, Communaute d'Agglomeration Pau-Pyrenees, France
+33 5 59 27 80 48
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“seafood” (8 reviews)
“mussels” (3 reviews)
“profiteroles” (2 reviews)
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French, Seafood, European
$$ - $$$
Place des Etats, 64000 Pau, Communaute d'Agglomeration Pau-Pyrenees, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took some friends here as a thank you for having us stay at their house while on holiday and it was perfect for the occasion. All the seafood was excellent and the profiteroles were some of the best I've tasted! Nice aspect on the...More

Thank TippOz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pau is a real gem and my wife and I enjoyed a stroll in a June night around the historic center of the town. Le Dauphin has a nice ambience, with tables outside of the restaurant. Food is very good at a very reasonable price....More

Thank Carlos V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very tasty and well presented dishes. The courses à la carte are a bit expensive but the menu is only 25 euro and excellent. Good selection of wine and enjoyable staff. Highly recommended.

Thank Fabrizio S
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Fabulous second visit to Le Dauphin First class food and service at restaurant that sits in small square by the chateau Very helpful and chatty waiter, spoke good English. Met owner who was delightful Started with oysters then had set menu which included duck, followed...More

Thank andrew p
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Yes!....a little carp about this very touristy restaurant! Pleasant staff greet you and the ambience in the centre of a pretty, historical square are a bonus.....but the food and looonnngggg wait to be served lets it down! With it's name one can imagine that the...More

Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Fantastic food and wine selection. The ambience is quiet and relaxed. The waiting staff are very friendly and helpful whilst not being over bearing. We will return.

Thank Diana L
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Yet again a great meal lovely fresh oysters and succulent seafood for a reasonable price. We phoned up after being Let down by another restaurant. We will definitely be back

Thank Alastair E
Reviewed 2 November 2016

We ate here early Sept on a hot balmy night. The food, very much from the sea was excellent and the service also. Its a busy place so wise to book at peak times,

Thank PhillipN741
Reviewed 18 October 2016

A pleasant, welcoming restaurant with a nautical theme. The staff were friendly & helpful. The menu has an English translations (which means no Googling for unfamiliar food names!). The region here is known for its duck dishes. My partner had Duck Confit (a leg of...More

Thank Philip B
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Reserved for dinner -and ate in the main room looking on a pretty square(which turned out to be a good idea, as it was a rainy evening, and the terrace was closed.) Arrived at opening and so service was overall quite good, although it slowed...More

Thank marc s
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Response from Philip B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I can't help you on this occasion. You'd probably need to ask the restaurant itself.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:00
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19:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Place des Etats, 64000 Pau, Communaute d'Agglomeration Pau-Pyrenees, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Pyrenees-Atlantiques  >  Bearn-Basque Country  >  Communaute d'Agglomeration Pau-Pyrenees  >  Pau
  • Phone Number: +33 5 59 27 80 48
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