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L'Ecume des Jours

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quai D Auxerre, 29680 Roscoff, France
+33 2 98 61 22 83
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Helston, England, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Fabulous lunch on the terrace overlooking the bay. Amazing food, Good friendly staff. I would recommend this just for a visit or while waiting for the ferry

Thank Noreen T
Saltash, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Food and service was sublime. Wine suggestion was spot on with the food we had chosen. Lovely intimate indoor dining room. Will definitely return.

Thank Jan F
Grand Cayman
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57 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Very popular with French and foreign diners, this delightful restaurant was doing a brisk trade on a sunny day in mid October. And we soon found out why. The staff were friendly and efficient, the lunch menu looked great and tasted even better. There cannot be a better restaurant in Roscoff, can there? If so, please let me know.

Thank Richard B
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We eat here regularly every time we stay in Roscoff. Food is beautiful, beer strong (if you want it) and staff are very nice. It does get very busy at peak times though.

Thank hagg900
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We visited this lovely resto for dinner on a Monday evening. We were a party of four. Situated across from the channel the atmosphere was enchanting. The resto had two comfortable outdoor terraces for al fresco dining with a killer view. Inside there was a lovely dining room which comfortably sat approx 20 people,again with a lovely view, and a... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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139 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We (six of us & all 'foodies') had a very good lunch here, but surprisingly there were few other diners. This is possibly because they don't do a set lunch & so the meal will, inevitably, cost more. Maybe they are busier in the evening. Certainly the standard of food & service meant that they should be busier.

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Tavistock, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We had lunch here as a group of six. The restaurant was surprisingly quiet and we had the lower, rear dining room to ourselves. We chose the set menus at €29.00 and €35.00 because they offered dishes that appealed to different members of our group. The service was impeccable being attentive without being intrusive. Despite being in a room on... More 

Thank PSW53
Taunton, United Kingdom
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118 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We stopped here without a reservation at 7pm. By 7.30pm the place began to fill up with plenty more customers. It offered a fairly quaint environment in which to dine. The food was o.k. but not entirely filling. We were offered a carrot veloute before the Queen scallop starter both of which we thought quite delicious but not of any... More 

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Quimper, France
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

OK, so I may be a little on the large side and should lose a few pounds, but I am not chips with everything Brit. Having loved here for 3 years now I do appreciate fine cooking and have come to love the way the French present the best ingredients cooked quite simply but very tastefully and I know the... More 

Thank Coxy100
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We liked the look of the menu and walked into an empty rear dinning room at around 7:00 pm on a Saturday night. But it quickly filled to capacity which gave it a pleasant ambiance. The staff were friendly and polite and some spoke excellent English when our Franglais failed us. I chose Queen Scallops which were lightly seared to... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$19 - US$25
French, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: quai D Auxerre, 29680 Roscoff, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Finistere  >  Roscoff
  • Phone Number: +33 2 98 61 22 83

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