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La Caravelle

34 quai du Port | Vieux Port, 13002 Marseille, France
+33 4 91 90 36 64
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we stayed one night. we got a mojito. basically a mojito without the rum. the lime? he had no... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Turin, Italy
great view of harbor

Intimate atmosphere, local music, great views, nice place for a drink before dinner. We had a few... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
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La caravelle is an institution in marseille it's a bar restaurant with live jazz music every wednesday & friday tapas are offered every day from 6 to 9 & we have a selection of good wine and original cocktails breakfast and brunch every morning&a traditional restaurant on mid day with south france cooking.
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good46%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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34 quai du Port | Vieux Port, 13002 Marseille, France
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+33 4 91 90 36 64
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we stayed one night. we got a mojito. basically a mojito without the rum. the lime? he had no taste. very surprised cause we went just for the positive reviews. so we were assured! stunned, for rudeness and arrogance of the cashier! we asked how...More

Thank her0nblue
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Intimate atmosphere, local music, great views, nice place for a drink before dinner. We had a few drinks before we headed out for dinner and it was perfect. The staff were friendly and it was nice vibe. There is a small balcony that overlooks the...More

Thank 4mundoviajeros
Reviewed 4 May 2017

excellent place to have a drink, an aperitive or a small dinner with friend in a friendly atmosphere; with music and very good coktails, beers and so on; the place for Marseille afterworkers

1  Thank robertritchie2016
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for something not "touristic" in the city center this is the place! Great view from a stylish balcony. Recommend to grab a couple of cocktail in the evening in this place and enjoy the view on the main cathedrals of the...More

Thank Natt S
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Ok. So if you want a little Jack Daniels in France (or the rest of Europe ) the size of the pour will make you cry. At least at this lovely little 2d floor bar the terrace view is so outstanding you just might forget...More

Thank jdr1210
Reviewed 5 January 2017

After reading the good reviews, we stopped in for dinner on a Monday night. The server offered to seat us on the small balcony that overlooks the old port, but I couldn't handle sitting a foot away from a smoker. Sitting inside by a window...More

Thank gte375n
yonaetienne, Directeur général at La Caravelle, responded to this reviewResponded 25 January 2017

Dear guest, you appreciated the restaurant-bar La Caravelle overlooking the Old Harbour, our light menu and wonderful wines that we propose at dinner time. Thank you very much for your full and nice commentary ! We hope you will have the opportunity, in a near...More

Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Very nice bar!! We had only coctails that were really good!!small tapas were coming all the time!!nothing special! The view was really good we were there at the sunset! Music and decoration and the yellow color of the sun was making it a bar from...More

Thank vageliskefallonia
Reviewed 2 November 2016

As a bar La Caravelle deserves certainly a visit (good viewpoint on 'le vieux port', good beer). But do not even think to go there for lunch! After more thant 40mn waiting for someone to take care of you, you are at risk of beeing...More

Thank Olivier M
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

On our first day in Marseille we wandered along to the Old Port in search of some lunch. I'm so glad we spotted this place and managed to avoid the tourist traps. We sat down at a lovely table on the balcony with a great...More

Thank IshBees
Reviewed 1 September 2016

For a one night stay in Marseille we had booked a room at Hôtel Bellevue on Quai du Port. Upon arrival we were pleasantly surprised to find a nice bar next to the reception on the first floor, offering commanding views on the old harbour...More

Thank Trainbleu
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