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Le Transat

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pt Herbaudiere, 85330 Noirmoutier en l'Ile, Ile de Noirmoutier, France
+33 2 51 35 72 27
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10:00 - 23:00
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Tue - Sun 10:00 - 23:00
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Royston, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2015

Great restaurant - the food is excellent but go with an appetite as the portions are huge. Very friendly service and a great view over the marina. Do book though as we have never been when people have not been turned away

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Thank Nick_Dexter
London, United Kingdom
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112 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2015

The location is lovely next to the beach and the food is excellent. We had the mussels and a burger, both were cooked well and the seafood was extremely fresh. The portion size was very good and the waiting staff were extremely helpful with translation as needed. The prices were comparable to other restaurants but the location set this restaurant... More 

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Thank Angela J
Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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103 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2015 via mobile

Had the most wonderful lunch here - my wife and I both chose the Plancha de seiches - an absolutely delicious bowl of cuttlefish, mussels, clams, chorizo, lardons, Noirmoutier potatoes and peppers. I've got to say it was actually the best seafood dish I've eaten in a long long time. In fact, so good that we came back the following... More 

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Thank sachmill
Nantes, France
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25 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2015

tip top com dab one of the best of Noirmout.... Not to hard to find ... but easy to go.... LOVE YOU guys !!!

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Thank 62Bear
Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2015

As a frequent visit to this beautiful island this restaurant really cannot be recommended more highly. The moules frites never fail to please. Equally, the other fish and meat dishes are superb, the portions generous and the service so welcoming. A real gem in a stunning setting.

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Thank Rhiannon D
Tours, France
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86 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 June 2014

We ate here on a lovely sunny day in May. The situation is good, looking out over the harbour full of pleasure boats. The restaurant was full to bursting, but we were quickly found a table as others were leaving. We only wanted a snack, but settled for the Moules Frites - very good. However, what made this place really... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2014

Fish over cooked and steak just a large lump of fat. This was not what we expected and for the price, we would have been better at the bistro nearby or in another restaurant in the village

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NW UK
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2013

You always wonder - this happens to be close to where we are currently staying - will it live up to the good press on Tripadvisor? Its really really good - Steak (huge 550gram sizes) and two different seafood meals - pictures uploaded - I strongly recommend - we are going back before we leave - book in advance!!

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Thank levelfather
St Andre des Eaux
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 May 2013

Had the most fabulous meal here, a friend who has visited here many times had recommended the restaurant and well, he wasn't wrong, we had fabulous food, wine that was, well, superb, and the service was 5 star, especially as everyone I encountered in the restaurant tried speaking english to me, that was really sweet of them, I most certainly... More 

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edinburgh, uk
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132 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2012

wouldnt go out of my way, a little pricey especially on beverages. food is good,, a decent spot on the harbor, busy, loud, slow.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 23:00
Thursday
10:00 - 23:00
Friday
10:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: pt Herbaudiere, 85330 Noirmoutier en l'Ile, Ile de Noirmoutier, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Vendee  >  Ile de Noirmoutier  >  Noirmoutier en l'Ile
  • Phone Number: +33 2 51 35 72 27

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?