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Le Cafe de l'Ouest

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$$ - $$$
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4 Place Chateaubriand, 35400, Saint-Malo, France
+33 2 99 56 63 49
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Adelaide, South Australia
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had our first meal in St Malo at this restaurant as it was recommended by the hotel. It was very busy for a Sunday lunch but the menu had a large range of dishes and our lunch was delicious. Excellent service and pleasant ambiance.

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Thank marterry
Oxford, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Our favourite place to eat in St Malo was closed (Bistrot Rocher) so we tried here. We had the 23 euro formule menu and the food was very good. Fish soup, a green lentil and poached egg salad, Salmon with butternut squash and cod with black spaghertti and veg were all well-prepared and tasty. Service was pleasant but not timely... More 

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Thank H C
Jersey, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We came to this place twice, for lunch and dinner, great service and nice food, the restaurant is buzzing with ppl

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Thank Enjoytravel17
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was highly recommended by a friend who unfortunately needs re-education when it comes to dining. I had the moules frites, where the frites were crumbs of the rock solid consistency you get from the bottom of the deep fat fryer. The mussels were actually quite good but most of the shells were empty which left me feeling rather... More 

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Thank eJos12345
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend came last night for our Xmas eve diner .. guys well done, the food was really fantastic and the colonel was awesome .. you made our night very special .. great food great service good price great atmosphere .. thanks a lot to the team .. xxx

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Thank Sandrine B
Southampton
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75 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 November 2016

Stopped for breakfast after disembarking from ferry. Had one crepe and one roll plus coffee. €20+ just not worth it. Better to find a back street place.

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Thank Jane J
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

Ate here on our only night in Saint-Malo. Best moules frites I've ever had, and the oysters were really fresh. Live music some nights as well which was great.

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Thank Siby B
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Had early breakfast upon arrival off the ferry, evening meal on our second day, (gorgeous piece of cod), and drinks and crepes before heading to the ferry home. Great service, very friendly.

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Denver, Colorado
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218 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This place was open late, which we appreciated since we had just gotten in. It was welcoming and they had a nice patio. A lot of safe stuff on the menu and lots of seafood, which is to be expected. Nothing really out of this world. My husband's steak was overcooked, not a great cut, and not of high quality,... More 

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Thank KendraP05
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

The place is not really big and if you are not fine in sitting 30cms away from another table than you should not go there. The service is very good. Everyone is extremely professional and polite. The dinner started with some complementary butter and bread. We were in 6 and we ordered a starter and a main course each, plus... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 28 - USD 35
Cuisine
French, Seafood, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Place Chateaubriand, 35400, Saint-Malo, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Ille-et-Vilaine  >  Saint-Malo
  • Phone Number: +33 2 99 56 63 49

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