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route Departementale 38, 13460 Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, France
+33 4 28 31 67 23
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“bouillabaisse” (4 reviews)
“local fish” (2 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
££ - £££
route Departementale 38, 13460 Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, France
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

What can I say How to start Pikachu is the nick name of the smily waitress Daniel is the name of the bouillabaisse chef. What a dish. We ate one of the best bouillabaisse with Homard. La rouille on a piece of bread and dip...More

Thank Charles Z
david_dum, Gérant at Farniente, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2017
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Bonjour Charles Pikachu et toute l’équipe du Farniente vous remercie pour ce jolie commentaire plein d'humour. Espérons vous revoir très...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

The salade de la Mer was little short of perfect, however the moules my wife had chosen left me feeling very jealous. Inevitably, one asks "can I try one ?" .....Bliss. Large mussels, each a lush shade of orange in a sauce of ginger and...More

Thank stuartalpedhuez
Reviewed 27 August 2017

We first went to Farniente for a lunchtime tapas meal and found that the nibbles were very original, combining unusual tastes very well. We returned for our "gala" dinner and were delighted: great and friendly service, great food (lobster, bull steak) at very reasonable prices...More

Thank MichelCelemenski
david_dum, Gérant at Farniente, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Mister, Thank you for your comment See you next year, The direction

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

On our camping holiday, we'd visited this beach and liked the look of this private beach bar & restaurant. We only just got in despite asking one of the staff if booking is necessary - it is! Anyway, there's much to like here. Modern decor,...More

Thank Benjijackson
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful evening at the Farniente restaurant. Good service en delicious food. We can absolutely recommend this place. We will definitely come back.

Thank HenrikKrijnen
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

This is a little out of town with lots of parking .... important in Saintes Maries! Right on the beach so has a great ambience. We had the Bouillabaise Royal..... so large that we could only manage about half! It was good. Service us very...More

Thank paulgrootz
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Farniente was recommended and we went with friends for lunch. It is the in fantastic location on the beautiful beach at st Marie de la mere and despite being beach side was spotlessly clean On arrival reception was very friendly even though the restaurant was...More

Thank dave s
david_dum, Gérant at Farniente, responded to this reviewResponded 11 September 2017
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Bonjour Mr Dave, Merci infiniment pour vos remarques positives, elles encouragent toute notre équipe. Au plaisir de vous revoir Cordialement...More

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Parked near by in our Motorhome and fell upon this restaurant by accident. What a lovely find. The food was excellent and our waitress helped us with the menu. First class.

Thank Dennis L
Reviewed 17 June 2017

My wife and myself went there suggested by our hotel host and had both fish grilled with vegetables and a nice starter. Excellent wine coming with it. The service was good not overwhelming but ok. The reason to gothere is the foof and the view...More

Thank Juergen G
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Cannot say enough about this amazing restaurant which is also a beach club It is very modern with light and space and sea views all round.The ambience and energy can be attributed to the family run business and happy staff - this is the key...More

Thank petesaund
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$47
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: route Departementale 38, 13460 Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer
  • Phone Number: +33 4 28 31 67 23
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