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Chez Bob

8 rue des Bains, 17420 Saint-Palais-sur-Mer, Royan, France
+33 5 46 23 11 10
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (15 reviews)
“moules” (10 reviews)
“caesar salad” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
8 rue des Bains, 17420 Saint-Palais-sur-Mer, Royan, France
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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We have visited this restaurant maybe 10 times over the past 5 years on holidays. I ordered the burger, chips (frites) and salad, I spoke in french and said I want it the burger très bien cuit - very well cooked - NO blood (not...More

Thank BuckleyCork
Reviewed 7 August 2016

OK I admit I am a bit obsessive about frites - they must be home made and not frozen and I've lost count of the number of places I've eaten where the "frites maison" are nothing of the sort. I don't eat them every day,...More

Thank russellgww
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Always good food (the tartare is to die for), always great service (not easy since they are extremely busy) and always great view of the beach in st palais. Honestly, this is my favorite place thanks to the great atmosphere and easy going menu that...More

Thank TrippinJosie
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

After 19 years of living in France we have eaten and had coffee in this little beach side café loads of times and gave up a couple of years ago after being fed up of the continued dirty loos and poor service. After hearing some...More

Thank jordanntony
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely lunch here sitting on the terrace overlooking the beach. The food was very good and the staff friendly and attentive. Although it was quite busy and the weather very hot, it was shady under the parasols and we did not feel...More

Thank Camerusso
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for lunch and the vegetarians in our party were very impressed with the quinoa wraps and sweet potato fries. It is unusual to find something else on the menu for vegetarians, besides the ubiquitous goats cheese salad! Beautiful location overlooking the sea.

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Great location but poor food. New staff still finding their feet ( and dropping things on them ). Moules were very small and poor quality. We had to ask for the bill and wait an age.

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

I feel happy "chez BOB" i am eating their at least once a year. Great view direct on the beach, the food is always very good and personnal very pleasant. It gives a good kick to the holidays feeling... even to have a drink. Allways...More

Thank Eric B
Reviewed 25 June 2016

We had dinner here on a lovely spring evening.The setting is fantastic looking out on the beach.The food was good quality,well presented and good value.The service was first class.We both had the cali burger which was excellent and followed by a lovely dessert.Will eat there...More

Thank Sean F
Reviewed 23 June 2016

What could be better than sitting in the sun eating excellent food? The pizza was excellent and the burgers were the best I have ever tasted. Service was first class with charming friendly staff. Excellent all round

Thank fkate45
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$65
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 rue des Bains, 17420 Saint-Palais-sur-Mer, Royan, France (Formerly Cafe Des Bains Chez Bob)
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Charente-Maritime  >  Royan  >  Saint-Palais-sur-Mer
  • Phone Number: +33 5 46 23 11 10
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