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La Morue

23 rue du Palais des Guilhem, 34000, Montpellier, France
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good38%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“calamari” (4 reviews)
“soup” (5 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Mediterranean, European, French, Seafood
$$ - $$$
23 rue du Palais des Guilhem, 34000, Montpellier, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We found this little restaurant during our walk through the city. Asked the lady in the store next to the restaurant about the food. She said it was great so we tried it and we liked it. Wonderful fish. Price quality is perfect.

Thank Rosan J
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Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

One of very few dedicated fish restaurants in Montpellier. At first sight La Morue does not seem very appealing. For us in February it was like walking in to a deserted gloomy out of season beach hut. However, the selection of local wines was very...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

Thanks for a great night and excellent food. Dahlia was fantastic will visit again one day. Great local fish and wine.

Thank Nigel R
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Although our first choices had already been taken off the menu (this was a Monday) we found delicious alternatives, Rouille de Seche, A fresh wild Barre, and tiny Scallops/ St Jacques, Gambas, Beignets de Calamari, and a perfect Tarte Tatin. We walked past and reserved...More

Thank Suzy G
Reviewed 19 September 2016

This is in a great location in the heart of the historic district. We walked past, liked the look of the food and decided to try it. It was a fresh as could be and the food and service were impeccable. We started with oysters,...More

Thank jimworcs
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Very good location with airy tables on the street & friendly service. Fish was fresh & well cooked, some meat courses (confit delicious) & some Spanish influences. Very reasonable at 70 euros for 3 courses plus 2 pichets of wine. But delightful staff were run...More

Thank 484piersw
Reviewed 27 August 2016

The title says it all. 3 course menus at a reasonable price emphasising sea food. Great clams, good ceviche great fish soup. Decent fresh fish of the day and a sort of fish Mattelote with a single shrimp. Tiramasu was tres bien. Reasonable wine prices...More

Thank RuffleScruffle
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

I and my friend Valerie, have been traveling a lot through different countries. This year we have decided to travel across the France to see different traditions, specific sides of this country ) we were happy to be in Monpellie and tasted this magnificent meal!...More

Thank Julia B
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Most dishes were oily, tasteless and pricey. Any fish and chips in London would serve better dishes than here let apart a proper fish restaurant as this is supposed to be one of them ! Good luck to future visitors

Thank suzy19812003
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Sitting outside is the best. The razor clams were awesome as was the crudo! The whole sea bream fish was perfectly seasoned. The calamari á la plancha was fantastic!

Thank KiddocDunn
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Are there any decent restaurants, that are open for Sunday lunch in Montpellier?
1 April 2015|
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Guillaume D
Est-ce que c'est ouvert ce mardi 27 décembre 2016 au soir ? Je n'arrive pas à appeler le restaurant en cette période de fête :) Merci !
26 December 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 rue du Palais des Guilhem, 34000, Montpellier, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Herault  >  Montpellier
  • Phone Number: 04-67-52-82-62
Opened 6 months ago. Just fish. Small and very friendly. Excellent quality, very fresh fish.