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87 Promenade de la Plage, 06800 Cagnes-sur-Mer, France
+33 4 93 31 00 07
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Santa Monica, California
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280 reviews
241 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2014

This is a super place for combining people-watching with great fresh seafood. It's a family run restaurant on the main ocean front Cote d'Azur thoroughfare. The family owns its own fishing boat and serves up its own catch daily. The food is subperb. We went for lunch and enjoyed a leisurely 3 hours of outdoor dining and people watching in... More 

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2014

Spent 8 days touring the French Riviera from Menton to St Tropez. Found this restaurant in Cagnes sur mer where we were based. Stood out from all others - service, expertise, FOOD and surroundings. Very, very impressive. Attention to detail was faultless. Highly recommended.

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Panjim, India
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48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2014

This family-run restaurant runs very well, very professional, and serves very good sea-food in a fairly traditional setting, if you discount the art on the walls. It is not particularly cheap, but as the quality is generally very good, it is worthwhile and fair value for money. Wine list is not that extensive, but good enough - saves a lot... More 

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Milan, Italy
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221 reviews
199 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 769 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2014

Classic oyster bar of Cote D'Azur, pleasant, crowded and chatty atmosphere where to taste the best oysters and great grilled loabsters or giant soles. Pricey but worthwhile, much better than similar spots in Nice

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jerusalem
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34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2013 via mobile

We came at night looking for a nice dinner. Was hard to decide where to seat because most of the open restaurant were almost empty. The staff did not welcomes us so nice, but was late and we decided to stay. It was worth because the the fish that we ordered was very good cooked and taste, the Nicoise salad... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2013

Seafood foodies will be happy about this place. Very good bouillabaisse and my wife enjoyed her oysters. Very good wine even if a bit pricy. Too few people for the service and not necessarily welcoming. In any case, the food was so good. We will go back to the place!

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Melbourne
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110 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2013 via mobile

Visited this restaurant on spec and shared a fish platter. Whilst this was a big meal, it wasn't particularly memorable; unfortunately the same cannot be said for the service which was particularly poor and arrogant. With a half bottle of average wine the bill came to €102 - not considered good value.

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2013

Rude staff, expensive, Very average food. would not go back ever. Our debit card would not work the waitress almost threw it at us, we ask to try again as we knew it was fine .She reluctantly tried again huffing and puffing making us feel like we were trying to pull a fast one, Once it worked we walked out... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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405 reviews
335 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2013

Our hosts took us straight from the airport for lunch at Charlot 1er. They chose a fantastic array of small dishes that were individually served - I think there were 9 in total. Fresh prawns, squid, deep fried courgette flowers (my favourite), roasted vegetables, salmon, asparagus with aioli, tuna & artichokes. Absolutely delicious!

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Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
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175 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2013

I never had eaten such a great sea food out of Japan. My friend invited me to try boillabaisse here. And I was not expecting anything special. I am a Japanese and we have variety of sea food and I believed Japanese sea food is the best in the world till then. But this soup was extremely nice!!! I think... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 Promenade de la Plage, 06800 Cagnes-sur-Mer, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Cagnes-sur-Mer
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 31 00 07

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?