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La tantina de la Playa

Plage du centre, 64210 Bidart, France
+33 5 59 26 53 56
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good43%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fresh fish” (7 reviews)
“seafood” (10 reviews)
“mussels” (3 reviews)
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French, Seafood, Spanish
$$ - $$$
Plage du centre, 64210 Bidart, France
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1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Chipirons plancha: fresh and superb with a hint of piment d'Espelette Anchois plancha: fresh, tasty Palourdes plancha: clams cooked the way everybody should do it -perfect Fish of the day, louvine: slightly overcooked but extra fresh and very tasty. Very good experience.

Thank rdelacre
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We have been to this restaurant many times and it has always been good. The service is friendly and efficient, good menu choice with excellent fish freshly caught that day. The setting is fantastic overlooking the beach and on a sunny day I can't think...More

Thank Jennifer C
Reviewed 10 June 2017

amazingly fresh fish with a patron who will walk you through the menu and what is best today. You can watch the surfers as the sun goes down and you eat the fish just pulled from the sea. great service and all round experience.

Thank Tobycsw
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Locals treated differently sadly, tourists are seated on the benches, slow service. But the fresh fish is excellent.

Thank abtaruss
Reviewed 10 October 2016

If you like seafood and want to eat it in a suitably maritime setting, then this is the restaurant for you. Loads of choice, depending on what is available that day, all really fresh, and beautifully cooked. Service was a little slow, but they were...More

Thank Type17
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I've been there many many times. Always good food, good wine... The place is amazing. See the sun passing over the horizon is always magic. After a tough working day is a good way to stop and relax enjoying nice food and wine. The price...More

Thank M G
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Wonderful location on the coast and very good seafood (and wine of the month). Wouldn't hesitate to return and try some other dishes.

Thank Jeremy C
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

This place used to be great but quality has dropped dramatically. Last time we were served plates that were just drenched in sauces and the taste was just boring. More over, if you really care about having a fish display at the entrance, they better...More

Thank justa2
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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We started at the hotel next door so this restaurant was a pleasant walk to get to along the beach. Beautiful ocean view. Lots of locals so the food must be consistently good. Very popular with surfers. I imagine the locals and regulars get special...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

The place is right off the beach, filled with locals in a relaxed surfer like atmosphere. Had dinner around sunset time and was just magnificent. The menu is mostly seafood. Had the Tantina Mussels, it was bit to heavy with the cream sauce and the...More

1  Thank PonderingSoul
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic, View
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plage du centre, 64210 Bidart, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Pyrenees-Atlantiques  >  Basque Country  >  Bidart
  • Phone Number: +33 5 59 26 53 56
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