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Certificate of Excellence2016, 2018 Winner
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Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
CUISINES
French, Seafood, European, Spanish, Soups
FEATURES
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews seafood turbot fruits de mer crab strawberry tart grilled sardines miso soup sole fresh fish pork pudding ice cream old port fishing port john dory superb food busy restaurant
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

On a sunday night in late October,this place was buzzing. Service was friendly and prompt. We really enjoyed watching the open kitchen efficiently turning out a large number of orders in harmony. My fish soup was one of the best I've tasted but the meat...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank carolineaC4190JW
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

Good sea food if you like this kind of food. Moderate price for Biarritz, fast service. They say even Hollywood stars eat here.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank AndrewSuh
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

You must book for Chez Albert and it was very busy the night we went. The restaurant is in great location at a protected marina. They spécialisé in seafood which is to be expected. The staff were very efficient, service moved along quickly. All mains...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Scorpio45-76
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Nice setting in the old port of Biarritz. Specialize in seafood. Very good food and service. Menus are only in French - no English. Very expensive. A bottle of plain water was 6 € (10 CAD). The sole was 32€ (about 50CAD). Reservation required for...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank I5744DEkenb
Reviewed 23 September 2018

Do not be deterred by the looks of this restaurant. We had heard good things and made a dinner reservation at Chez Albert, expecting the typical formal French restaurant. Boy, were we surprised to see a beach-type restaurant, not much dissimilar from a Joe’s Crab...More

Date of visit: September 2018
2  Thank silverbrian
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Restaurant is nicely located but it’s the attitude that really pissed me off. On entering we had booked a table I asked waiter if we could have had our outside he vehemently refused it making it very obvious the outside ones were for preferred customers...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank UncleMatt69
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

The food is of very good quality, but service is terrible, the waiters and admin are hostile, they treat you like you force them to work and they hate you for that. No menu in English, if you ask to translate you receive an arrogant...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank OlgaS128
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Right on the port local in spot marvelous fresh fish a very in crowd. Unbelievably inexpensive and very friendly service

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank joyhirshoni
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

They didn't want to serve us because from 5 people only 3 wanted to eat and the bill was too low i guess(witch wasn't by the way about 85€ from our calculation). We didn't had reservation but the restaurant was empty and the personel wasn't...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Voyage261499
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

I am gobsmacked to read the very disparaging recent reviews on this place as I have eaten there twice in the same week and found it to be very good. Admittedly the welcome is typically French I.e. a bit indifferent and an English translation of...More

Date of visit: August 2018
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