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3 quai de Senac | Port de La Flotte, 17630 La Flotte, Ile de Re, France
+33 5 46 09 56 40
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
2 days ago
“Good quality - not fine dining”
5 Jan 2017
“Fantastic restaurant ”
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French, Seafood, European, Gluten Free Options
3 quai de Senac | Port de La Flotte, 17630 La Flotte, Ile de Re, France
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lovely location. We reserved for lunch and were given a crummy table position which we rejected and were moved to a better one. A handful of menus were then presented, a la carte, 41€ and 61€ and wine list. Service was slow, about an hour...More

Thank steadyslack
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Absolutely superb. The fish is to die for. Amazing oysters fantastic turbot, beautiful sole. Hollandaise sauce out of this world. Went for lunch and whilst there booked to go again the next day. Service was professional and friendly. Great ambiance sitting outside. Top drawer wine...More

2  Thank nywines91
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

It's got location, ambience, style, service, a great menu, a great chef and a great wine list. What else can I say? It is also pretty expensive, but then you'd expect that, and you can't begrudge it on a relative value for money basis! Wouldn't...More

2  Thank dicko1410
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This is possibly the best in La Flotte. Would come under the fine dining category, though it does not preclude the fact the French are more than happy to accommodate your well behaved dog under the table in even the best restaurants. Would that that...More

Thank miken2011
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

We went as a couple to celebrate our 10th wedding anniversary and is possibly the best seafood I've ever experienced. As our French is limited, we photographed the menu and translated the night before. However, I'd be convinced if you ordered randomly, it would still...More

Thank Andy H
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We tried the various restaurants in La Flotte during the course of our stay. This restaurant was the culinary highlight of the holiday with fantastic food and perfect service. A well deserved spot as best restaurant in Ile de Re.

Thank Tvdwiel
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Absolutely outstanding. I often refer to trip advisor for restaurant recommendations and make a point ( as often as possible ) to visit the #1 on the list when traveling somewhere new. The reviews are spot on with this one! The staff a softly spoken...More

1  Thank Toni-Lou B
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Cote de boeuf One of this nicest pieces of beef ever had medium is medium/ rare too us but outstanding plus the dog Ioves the bone 👍🐕🐕🐩🐈

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Another visit here since last year. The menu continues to offer excellent value with superb cooking. The wine list is not as expensive as some. Service is discreet but attentive. We spoke with the owner who said the French were not going out nearly so...More

Thank oilmanDorset_U_K_
Reviewed 28 July 2016

What a fantastic place L'Ecailler is, well worth the four hour drive there and back. The seafood was fresh, tasty and beautifully presented. The staff were polite, friendly and attentive. We will definitely be going again, as soon as possible.

Thank carolineGuernsey
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Gary R
Prenez-vous des réservations ? Un grand merci
6 July 2016|
Response from hamelinp1972 | Reviewed this property |
Definitvement oui meme tres recomandee pour les we.
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Mumu N
Y a t il des crustacés grillés
3 May 2017|
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Mumu N
Y a t il des crustacés grillés
3 May 2017|
Response from Robert B | Property representative |
Bonjour Madame, Monsieur, Nous avons presque toujours des homards bleus vivants en stock que nous pouvons griller et souvent des Langoustines vivantes. Mais il est préférable de nous prévenir au moins la... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Private Dining
Good for
View, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:15 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:15 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:15 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:15 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
12:15 - 15:00
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 quai de Senac | Port de La Flotte, 17630 La Flotte, Ile de Re, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Charente-Maritime  >  Ile de Re  >  La Flotte
  • Phone Number: +33 5 46 09 56 40
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