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le bateau ivre

42 cours des Dames, 17000, La Rochelle, France
+33 5 46 41 50 70
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  • Excellent9%
  • Very good16%
  • Average19%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible38%
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“rose wine” (2 reviews)
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Pizza, French
$$ - $$$
42 cours des Dames, 17000, La Rochelle, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We went for a family meal on the first night of our holiday, the waiter forgot to order our main meal and we had to wait over 45 minutes between courses. When I asked the waiter where our food was he tried to get us...More

Thank nataliecesar
Reviewed 5 days ago

The habour front at La Rochelle is beautiful and lined with restaurants, How do you choose? We were attracted by the name of this restaurant, which comes from a poem by Rimbaud. Well it's one way to make up your mind when there are thirty...More

Thank uppermordent
Reviewed 5 days ago

Ate here on my first night in La Rochelle & returned later in the week. Excellent food, freshly prepared and welcoming staff. Good atmosphere in the restaurant - inside & outside eating available with great views of the Towers. Sit on the terrasse and you...More

Thank Voyageur544
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stopped at this restaurant for lunch. We found that the restaurant was better for its seafood than its meat. Not sure we would return.

Thank P R
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We had dinner here and opted for one of the set menus. The food was ok, mains of moules frites and fillet of sea bass with vegetables. We were served by a young waiter who seemed to be supervised by an older lady. She was...More

Thank Dandyred
Reviewed 3 June 2017

The carte is quite misleading at first as you see pizzas, burgers,... Not very refined food. However, the restaurant also proposes some menus. The menu voilier proposes a 3 courses meal for 18.90 euros. The 3 courses were actually great and interesting. Their salmon was...More

Thank iclss40
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We had a tasty and enjoyable lunch here. Sitting in the sun and people watching. Lovely moules and fab rose wine

Thank ColyWoly
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Visited Le Bateau Ivre on Monday and the menu was excellent. We opted for the meal deal and it was good to have the options shown in English as my french wouldnt be too good! Everything was cooked perfectly and the waiter was very attentive....More

Thank ellie77337
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice lunch, staff very friendly. Would recommend it. Salads and burgers were exactly as we expected.

Thank ferguswryan1
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Quick and attentive service, yummy food. Menus in English which was helpful for us! We didn't have seafood so can't comment on that but we were impressed.

Thank Joanne H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 42 cours des Dames, 17000, La Rochelle, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Charente-Maritime  >  La Rochelle
  • Phone Number: +33 5 46 41 50 70
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