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La Marmite du Pecheur - CLOSED

36 rue Saint Saens, 13001 Marseille, France
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  • Excellent7%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor30%
  • Terrible41%
5 Mar 2013
“Laughably awful”
10 May 2012
“One of many in this area”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
36 rue Saint Saens, 13001 Marseille, France
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Reviewed 5 March 2013

We should have known we were asking for trouble when one of our group opined that 'it's impossible to eat badly in France' half an hour before dinner. Aside from the fact that over 50% of the set menu wasn't available, that the entrecote had...More

1  Thank Phil T
Reviewed 10 May 2012

Staff very pleasant and good. However many items missing from the menu also from apperitifs and wine list. Meat was tough perhaps it would have been better to have fish especially in the restaurants near the port. It is not cheap but is cheerful and...More

1  Thank 1939northeast
Reviewed 18 April 2012

My husband and I came to Marseille for three days and this was the first restaurant that made a good impression on us - so good, we came back again the next evening. The food was excellent -we enjoyed all three courses. We recommend the...More

1  Thank Valerie K
Reviewed 8 November 2010

Based on a fairly good review in TA, we decided to try this restaurant on an evening when we were tired; it was close to our hotel (and MANY other restaurants. Unfortunately, it turned out to be a typical French tourist site: crowded with over-extended...More

1  Thank limpidlizard
Reviewed 4 October 2010

A good restaurant amongst many similar ones just to the south of the Vieux Port in an area full of dining options. A pleasant atmosphere, friendly staff and decent seafood. A little touristy and expensive, however no real complaints. We ate oysters and gratinated mussels...More

2  Thank HotelAnorak
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 16 - USD 39
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 rue Saint Saens, 13001 Marseille, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Marseille>  > Opéra
  • Neighbourhood: Opéra
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