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La plage, face a 7 Boulevard Darlu, 44500 La-Baule-Escoublac, France
+33 2 40 24 15 35
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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for a couple of drinks while walking the beach in La Baule... really nice little beach restaurant. Although there are several similar places along the beach - we thought this one looked nicest... they also had pizza which was pretty good too! Service was good and the scenery was hard to beat!

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Thank MarcDfromATL
Jersey, United Kingdom
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193 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We had a carbonara pasta and it was great value, once again friendly, efficient staff, beach restaurant and no frills. Perfect end to a day having had a gourmet lunch. The wine, a Province Rose was very palatable and we finished with coffees, shame no biscuits served with coffee. All in all an okay meal to round off the day.

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Thank StephenR744
Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

If I could put 0 I would do it! Worst service ever (and believe me I am French so quite used to having several types of service)... They refused to serve me and my daughter for drinks at 3 pm by 30 degrees Celsius arguing that they were only serving drinks + food until 4 pm!!! And the food (been... More 

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Paris
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Great friendly service. Always consistent, delicious and copious. Great value. I have been returning there for over 20 years and love the ambiance, great views and the family who own and operate Ipanema. Bravo!!

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Thank gdmacdonald29
Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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7 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

Excellent food great atmosphere amazing cocktails informative waiters and beautiful sunset to add to the atmosphere...

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Thank Penny S
SURREY
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142 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2015

Great for a pizza. Excellent aperitifs, lovely rose wine, super pizzas, all at great value with friendly service, right on the beach.

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County Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

Great place on the beachfront, lovely food and amazing scenery. I would love to go back to La Baule, and if I did I would definitely be going back to this restaurant.

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Cork, Ireland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015

This was good and simple food on the beach, a Nordique salad and 4 saisons pizza shared. Throw in a bottle of Sancerre for €25 and you have a great meal for under €60 for two. After a lot of French restaurants this was small break that tasted really good! The added bonus of friendly service made our night here.

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Thank Joe O
Reading, United Kingdom
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11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

We really enjoyed our meal at Ipanema. The staff were great and the location is absolutely stunning being right on the beach in the centre of La Boule. The view allows you to forget for a moment that you've landed in the sixties concrete monstrosity that is the Pornichet / La Baule strip. It served great pizzas and my entrecôte... More 

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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2015 via mobile

A good and friendly pizza place on the beach. Owner and waiters are helpful and pleasant. The pizzas are good and there is a large selection of desserts particularly ice creams. A good place with children, reasonably priced.

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Thank Cec55

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Pizza, European, Italian, French
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: La plage, face a 7 Boulevard Darlu, 44500 La-Baule-Escoublac, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Loire-Atlantique  >  La-Baule-Escoublac
  • Phone Number: +33 2 40 24 15 35

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