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Le Cabanon des Pecheurs

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16 rue Thiers, La Rochelle, France
+33 5 46 45 37 35
Today
19:15 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
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Hours:
Tue - Fri 19:15 - 21:30
Tue - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
Sat 19:15 - 22:00
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Seremban
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Delicious food, nice ambience with colorful decorations and creative setting of furnitures and fittings in the restaurant. Should try their set menu.

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Thank LeanieChin
London
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209 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

Arrive early, we sat down at opening when it was literally empty and within no more than five minutes people had started queuing. I can see why. We all stuck to the seafood dishes and weren’t disappointed. All were exceptional. The only issue being that with the restaurant being so busy that service was at times pretty slow.

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Thank Woodabell
Oxford, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

Popular restaurant just by the old market hall. Although it is not exclusively a fish restaurant, most of the dishes are fish. I had the mi-cuit de saumon to star, followed by the whole bar. Both as fresh as they come and delicious. Neil had the foie gras followed by the cocotte de Saint Jaques. Scallops to die for, superbly... More 

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Dorset, United Kingdom
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421 reviews
238 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

Their veal kidneys continue to be superb ! A good menu and very pleasant service are the hallmarks of this restaurant- you can eat inside or outside. Every day there are new specials on the blackboard. Highly recommended.

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Thank oilmanDorset_U_K_
Geneva, Switzerland
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84 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

This is a very friendly restaurant offering well-priced menus with a good range of dishes. It is in a street in the central part of town, just a short walk from the port area, and is a better bet than some of the more touristy places near the port. All the dishes were of high quality, with a certain originality... More 

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Thank Anthony P
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

Absolutely delicious - friendly staff - even though our French was poor - best turbot we've ever had and perfectly cooked beef - all for a great price!

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Thank Keith J
Ludlow
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83 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016

This restaurant was recommended to me by someone who lives in La Rochelle. They mainly specialise in fish but I chose the fillet steak and it was spot on. We thoroughly enjoyed the experience. The service was efficient without being too servile and the ambiance was in keeping with the area. Would definitely recommend.

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Thank julesverne22
Newquay, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

We saw this restaurant on trip advisor and from the reviews wanted to visit as they we so good and obviously the food was good, we were not disappointed. The restaurant is situated away from the main harbour and we took a while to find it however we recieved a welcome from the staff and after some explaination of the... More 

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Thank willywonka777
Weil am Rhein, Germany
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47 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2016

We followed the advice on tripadvisor and booked a table. The service was super friendly and the atmosphere cosy and relaxed. We went for the full menu and were not disappointed. The minestrone with shrimps, oysters as starter, maigre with asparagus and deindre (recommendation of the day), all was very tasty. As dessert we shared a plate of cheese and... More 

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Thank Kerstin L
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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41 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

The service was friendly and efficient, we managed to keep it going in French but got the feeling that they could speak English if required. We were there on a Saturday evening and the place was full with a great atmosphere. For starters we had the Tarte de dorade, avocat, concombre au citron vert and the foie gras. For mains... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$37
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 rue Thiers, La Rochelle, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Charente-Maritime  >  La Rochelle
  • Phone Number: +33 5 46 45 37 35

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