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Bar du Soleil

$$ - $$$
French, Bar, Pub
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Avenue du parc, Plage Pereire, Arcachon, France
+33 5 56 83 90 74
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Wicklow, Ireland
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Paid several visits to restaurant. Lovely location and stunning sunsets. Lovely ambience. Good menu. Food very good. On last visit had long wait for the bill due to staff being under pressure - only negative of the experiences.

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Thank 11MichaelP24
London, United Kingdom
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60 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

We stopped off at Le Soleil having cycled from Pyla to Arcachon and then back again. We'd spotted it on the way and decided that it looked like the perfect beach side restaurant. We made the right decision. I had the tomato salad (which was enormous) and the seabass ceviche, which was served with lemon infused olive oil. Having ordered... More 

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edinburgh
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15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is a beautifully located restaurant on the beach, overlooking Plage Pereire. We sat under the shade of the trees, looking out to sea while the boys ate poulet et frites, which was perfectly crisp on the outside and succulent inside. We had tuna which came with fresh, lovely vegetables and steak, which was great. At the end of the... More 

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Arcachon, France
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

The view, the food, the staff. . . it's just nice. Best to reserve during the busy season or the weekends.

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Thank Marie C
Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Location is amazing, you can enjoy lovely sunset view. Food is quite average. We have dined there twice,one for dinner,one lunch. My husband had chicken salad which was delicious, the burger I had was pretty average. Fish carpaccio I had the other day was OK, not a particular fan of fish carpaccio. You pay for the premium location I suppose.

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Thank Fei L
Londoner...errrr
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

A last minute Sunday evening reservation was happily accepted and we showed up 30 min later, shown to our prepared table. The proprietors could not have been more accommodating and pleasant. The had some shortages of certain items on the menu but, managed nonetheless, to rustle up 4 kids meals with minimum fuss. We ordered a dozen oysters, and chilled... More 

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Thank Anaesthete
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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24 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

Very good location ! located right in front of the beach. Food is good and you can enjoy a good view on the sea and the bay.

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Thank Nutella2310
Paris, France
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

Nice ambiance, friendly stuff, the food was super tasty and good wine too. I wouldn't say that it is pricey, with that wonderful view on the ocean and for a classy restaurant I found the prices faire. Would definitely return.

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Thank EdelweissOfJune
Exeter, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

We had an opportunity to share lunch with some greats friends on Saturday 4th June. We managed to sit in the outside area which is a very pleasant with good views of the beach. We were greeted by the friendly staff and were able to chose our own table. The waiters all spoke English, not that this has any importantance... More 

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Thank Tim S
France
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2016

My husband and I ate at this cafe/bar/brasserie twice on a recent escape to Arcachon. We were staying in the nearby thalassotherapy hotel which was rather stuffy and formal so we wandered down the road and found this fun, friendly brasserie where we spent one happy lunchtime and another even happier evening; eating, drinking, chatting with people at neighbouring tables... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Bar, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue du parc, Plage Pereire, Arcachon, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Arcachon
  • Phone Number: +33 5 56 83 90 74

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