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Restaurant La Matelote

80 boulevard Sainte Beuve, 62200 Boulogne-sur-Mer, France
+33 3 21 30 17 97
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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“amuse bouche” (16 reviews)
“lobster” (6 reviews)
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80 boulevard Sainte Beuve, 62200 Boulogne-sur-Mer, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well deserved Michelin stars, excellent food, & service. very good attention to detail and excellent wine list.

1  Thank retired303
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Sensational in every possible way. Every mouthful a treat. Superb service. Comfortable, not too noisy, just perfect. Large choice of menus, but really I think it doesn't matter a jot what you order - everything beyond delicious. Every detail perfect.

1  Thank Lymlou
Reviewed 5 August 2017

My wife having been twice as a works outing from England to experience fine dinning. Could never stop talking about how wonderful the food was. Especially the Degustation menu. We planned a three day get away to a local Chateau and lunch at La Matelote....More

Thank David F
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We have eaten at this Michelin one star several times and have always really enjoyed it, but never previously on a Sunday. Madame was not on duty and neither was the excellent sommelier. Although the service was adequate (but not outstanding) the lobster (which we...More

Thank lhscontrol
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We had a gourmet dinner here on the Friday and Saturday night of our weekend stay in Boulogne-sur-mer, and both were delicious and fantastic! We had a splendid 4 course fish dinner on the first night and a 7 course taster menu on the second...More

Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic! Fresh bread, excellent Fish, real one from the sea,and real potatoes with sauce à la truffe! Ana (Romanian)

Thank AnainBrussels
Reviewed 16 June 2017

We had the menu degustation. It was impeccable, utterly delicious. Need more be said? Yours will no doubt be different but just as superb.

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We wanted to go to this resto for lunch as were on the beach nearby (and all other places were completely full). As we saw the menu entre + plat was 60€ & we didn't want both, we asked (in French) whether it was possible...More

Thank Ekaterina K
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

What a disappointing experience for the four of us. Unwelcoming staff. Uninspiring menu. Puddings were the highlight of the three courses we had. Strange food combinations. Turbot served with carrots and asparagus with a huge dollop of hollandaise is not my idea of high end...More

Thank Andrew P
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

We were on a bit of a Gastro short break so we had to eat here as we knew how good it would be. We were by no means dissapointed, just as you would expect from a traditional French Restaurant. We went for the set...More

1  Thank Mark H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 43 - USD 101
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 boulevard Sainte Beuve, 62200 Boulogne-sur-Mer, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Hauts-de-France  >  Pas-de-Calais  >  Boulogne-sur-Mer
  • Phone Number: +33 3 21 30 17 97
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