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11 boulevard du Docteur Pineau | PLAGE DU SOLEIL, 17370 Saint-Trojan-les-Bains, Ile d'Oleron, France
+33 5 46 76 00 08
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
3 days ago
“Great food, lovely service, perfect spot on a sunny day...”
14 Aug 2016
“Dinner ”
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French, Seafood, Gastropub
11 boulevard du Docteur Pineau | PLAGE DU SOLEIL, 17370 Saint-Trojan-les-Bains, Ile d'Oleron, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I'd planned this restaurant into our tour of the region for its food and its beach location - unfortunately it wasn't good weather on the day, so we ate inside. On a weekday, their 'En Attendant Printemps' menu was 33 euros for 3 courses, or...More

Thank helenpw
Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent service, very friendly to family and dog. Lovely location and food was superb. 100% recommend! Lovely sea view (when tide not too far out). Staff extremely friendly and efficient.

Thank Gary R
christine c, Propriétaire at L'Albatros, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your message ! Hope to welcome you soon again.

Reviewed 6 June 2016

I love this place. I went 5 time over the years for various occasions. This place has consistently offered quality food, which uses local ingredients but gives it a modern twist. We also enjoyed an old pinault from the region. From starter to dessert we...More

1  Thank Hugoairwasy
christine c, Propriétaire at L'Albatros, responded to this review

Thank you very very much for visiting us each year and for your warm message ! Looking forward to welcoming you soon again !

Reviewed 14 September 2015

We visited this restaurant for the third time recently and were not disappointed. The location is stunning - especially on a sunny summer's day. We enjoyed a very leisurely lunch on the terrace overlooking the sea. Service was very good - attentive but not over...More

Reviewed 18 May 2015

had dinner and a real feast of seafood, Amazing food , very fresh , good selection of local wines and perfect service make this place one of the best on the Island. Location and view is also stunning. Charming and professional from start to finish....More

Thank Bertrand M
Reviewed 24 July 2014

Food and service excellent and very generous portions. Selection of wide good with local wines available at very reasonable prices.

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 2 November 2013 via mobile

Seeing that this hotel had a restaurant accepting outside customers we decided to try. Despite the windy and wet autumn day we were placed on a fully covered, heated terrace overlooking the sea, lovely view and more than warm enough. We both took the 29€...More

Thank lcg09
Reviewed 10 October 2013

A most pleasant dining experience: varied menu, the restaurant and its terraces overlook the ocean, quality food and pleasant and attentive service.

Thank vivienne l
Reviewed 10 April 2013

We were amazed that we could hardly park when we arrived. The car park and the garden were jam-packed full with cars, all French ones. We soon discovered that this restaurant is so well-regarded that you had to book well in advance, and we were...More

8  Thank Turista-Inglesa
Reviewed 16 September 2012

Nicely presented and cooked food. We went of the fixed priced menu and found it very acceptable. More of a 'proper' restaurant than the general oyster/ mussel ones (which are good for that sort of thing - and cheaper!). Booking essential - it was full...More

Thank Dean1964
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Response from emiliomonique | Reviewed this property |
Quant à nous , nous y sommes allés en Aout , la terrasse était bondée et nous n'avons pas eu à nous plaindre tant par le service que la qualité ;
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 79
French, Seafood, Gastropub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 boulevard du Docteur Pineau | PLAGE DU SOLEIL, 17370 Saint-Trojan-les-Bains, Ile d'Oleron, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Charente-Maritime  >  Ile d'Oleron  >  Saint-Trojan-les-Bains
  • Phone Number: +33 5 46 76 00 08
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Gourmet Table along the beach, a priviledged location between earth and ocean, at the very south of Oleron island. At any time whatever the season, the view is amazing from the nice dining room overlooking the sea, or from the heated terrace ; at upper tide, on the outside summer terraces , the waves are coming very close...
Our Chef and his team cook local products on the spot, fish from local fishing and auctions, oysters from various producers, beautiful meats.
Menus, formulas, glasses of good wines, vegetarian or dietetic meals, and everyday "coming back from the mart", the suggestion of the day !