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le boeuf sur le quai

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quai commandant malbert, Brest, France
+33 2 98 43 91 34
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19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
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Hours:
Sun 19:00 - 23:00
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
Mon - Thu 19:00 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 19:00 - 23:30
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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93 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Went here on way back to hotel and spoke to waitress who said to come back when they opened. Went back when they opened and were told we needed a reservation - which we did not have so we could not go in. Disappointing as we could have made one on the first visit. Passed by later and the place... More 

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Bromsgrove, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We went to this restaurant on Bastille day 2016 and hence it was pretty busy. Even at the height of the frantic work of the team the quality of the food was spot on! The meat is the best I have tasted across Brittany! Thanks for a great meal.

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Newton Aycliffe, United Kingdom
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186 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2015

I ate here twice in a row on a recommendation form a colleague. The first night had the set starter for 23 euro which included a savaloy salad, main a steak with potatoes, and an ice cream to finish it off. Second time a 800g skewer with a variety of different meats. All the meals were very good. It was... More 

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Brest, France
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2014 via mobile

Steaks, duck, pidgeon, various types of offal - a thorough menu based on red meat. The accompaniement is potatoes in their skins and a green salad. While dinner is cooking the apperitif is served with canapes of pâte which is delicious. Good wine list and some tasty traditional deserts. I ordered pigeon borh times i've been here - very tasty... More 

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Gistel, Belgium
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22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2014 via mobile

Went there with business contacts after a local had recommended it. The steak was excellent, cuisson as requested. Wine list at the correct price and service very correct. The brasserie atmosphere is attractive for larger groups and families too.

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Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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56 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2014

A very good simple restaurant brasserie type.The choice of meat is really very good and the grill just in front of you.Well priced and worth

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Dublin, Ireland
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192 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2012

The quay at Brest is rich in fish restaurants so for a welcome change we tried Le Boeuf sur Le Quai. It tucked in away from the quay in a most unlikely spot - but do not be put off. The inside is warm and welcoming with a blazing grill in the background where one can watch the steaks being... More 

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HAMPSHIRE
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2008

Our visit was for a dinner on 26th August 2008. I am a true amateur of rognons de veau and my wife adores a gigot d'agneau. Hence it was with great anticipation that we arrrived chez 'le boeuf sur le quai' having visited it earlier in the day and met with a delightful welcome and a discussion re the cooking... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2007

Poor service quality and made me sick when I went there

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 December 2007

excellent meat

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: quai commandant malbert, Brest, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Finistere  >  Brest
  • Phone Number: +33 2 98 43 91 34

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