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LES PIEDS DANS LE PLAT

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Graslin - Commerce
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JEAN JACQUES ROUSSEAU, Nantes, France
+33 2 40 69 25 15
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11:30 - 00:00
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London
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed a really good meal. We were recommended by our hotel to eat there. Friday night was full so we booked for Saturday night and had the booth in the front window which was very comfortable. Everyone enjoyed their meals. Delicious starters: eggs cocotte with asparagus soup and bacon pieces, foie gras, st. Marcelin melted cheese wrapped in bacon.... More 

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Apollo Bay, Australia
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44 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016

We really enjoyed this little restuarant,at least downstairs its little.The young staff were friendly and very helpful and patient considering our French isn't very good.The food was a modern take on French cusine and very good.we really enjoyed our meal.

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Thank Johnboy377
New York City, New York
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258 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a place to have dinner in Nantes and found this small restaurant and from the delicious wines to the wonderful food and staff, it certainly made our trip here very memorable. The menu itself is quirky and that sets it apart from other restaurants on the strip. Two thumbs up! Would definitely return

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Thank Redux27
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

Absolutely delicious French food, served by lovely waiters, reasonable prices! We turned up at 9.15pm and asked in halting french if they had a table. The manager was charming and replied in understandable french he could give us a table in half an hour. Perfect! We went for a drink and returned later. The waitress who served us asked whether... More 

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Karlsruhe, Germany
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99 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2016

We came with a group of friends and all took the "plat du jour" because that is usually good quality in most restaurants. I judged the fish and vegetables as OK, but nothing special, a small filet on zucchini with a tomato sauce, not particularly tasty; some of the others called it quite good, but i would be surprised if... More 

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Thank Ingo S
Paris, France
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33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Fantastic Food, very reasonable prices. Great selection of meat and seafood - but the tasting plates of land/water were the real suprisie. Everything was delicious! If in Nantes this place should be on your list!

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Thank Brewermann
Southampton, United Kingdom
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148 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Had been walking round Nantes all morning and now we're looking for lunch. Found this place with good reviews. It looked empty on ground floor but we were taken upstairs which was full of locals. Had the platter called Les Pieds dans L'eau, which was a mix of different fish and seafood dishes with a salad. Really lovely. Washed down... More 

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2016 via mobile

Good location between Place Graslin and Place Royale, small establishment perhaps ~50 covers so be sure to book. On a Monday evening it was relatively empty at 7.30pm and full by 8.00pm. Staff very friendly, curious cartoon book menu a nice touch. I skipped the entree and had an excellent "La Grande Assiette des Pieds sur Terre" which, if I... More 

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Thank bloke_on_the_road
Nantes, France
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67 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

The only time I went in this place we chose it for the loks - I love the kitchy, colourful decorations, with no two tables alike. And then we found out that the food was very good too! The dishes are only a few and seasonal, but well prepared with some original touches. I loved the chicken roll with honey... More 

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Thank Bo S
Singapore, Singapore
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 January 2016

We chanced upon this restaurant while shopping in downtown Nantes. This restaurant was small but cozy. I ordered an entrée and a plat. The entrée was La cassolette de Saint-Jacques served in a mini cocotte. You couldn't really taste the Saint-Jacques as they were buried in a creamy sauce. For the plat, La Grand Assiette Les Pieds dans L'Eau was... 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
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: JEAN JACQUES ROUSSEAU, Nantes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Loire-Atlantique  >  Nantes>  > Graslin - Commerce
  • Neighbourhood: Graslin - Commerce
  • Phone Number: +33 2 40 69 25 15

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