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La Marmite

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39 Place du General de Gaulle, 29600 Morlaix, France
+33 2 98 88 67 99
Today
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
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Hours:
Mon 19:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
Wed 19:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 19:00 - 21:00
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Devon
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2015

Returned here after a three year absence of visiting this region of Brittany. The Moules Frites were as we remembered, excellent, nice bottle of wine who could ask for more. Great service from a lovely little restaurent.

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Thank Colliedog37
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22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015

I was looking for a relaxed 3-course lunch featuring local produce at a reasonable price and La Marmite looked the part - fairly busy, but not overly and the menu formule offered "Petoncles a la Bretagne" at a small supplement. As a starter I had the "Assiette Gourmand" which was a meal in itself - saucisson, pate, ham, a trio... More 

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Bridgend
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77 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2015

We fell into this restaurant unexpectedly as we were searching for a table in the sun. Reluctantly we decided to give up on our quest as all the tables outside in nearby cafes had been snaffled by people with the same idea as us. We almost didn't go in as it didn't look that special but it did promise local... More 

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Thank tropical459
Exeter, United Kingdom
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139 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2015

There is no ambiance, and the decor is stark. But the chef is competent and takes pride in serving good food. I had king prawns, a duo of fish, and a chocolate fondant ,plus small carafe of white house wine for under £15

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Thank Christine E
Brittany, France
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38 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2015

We went to lunch here and decided to try the moules and frites. Although we were the 3rd party to arrive we were almost the last to be served. We speak good french so there was no translation problem. You can only wait so patiently when every dish being served is walked right pass you. When approaching the waitress she... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2014

They have a sign listed their suppliers which I think is a good thing. It is fairly cheap/good value and the waitress was helpful. The food was clearly made on the premises and is probably based on Breton dishes but the place didn't really grab me. There was quite an emphasis on heavy, somewhat fatty meat. Perhaps I ordered the... More 

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2014

Not much open in Morlaix on a Monday night, but this restaurant saved the day. Small family restaurant with local flavour and ingredients. Seemed to be run by two people. Lovely fish and steak dishes and homemade frites. Good price for three courses at €17.90 per person. The dessert of choice and we changed our original course having seen what... More 

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Cornwall
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2014 via mobile

Ate here the night after trying a generic town centre joint - which was OK but uninspiring. Good sign when they tell you where the ingredients come from, and use local produce. Good rustic food, particularly the scallops and a great dish of meat and veg slowly cooked with a couscous - like grain that soaked up all the meat... More 

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Thank kernowdoc
Dudley, United Kingdom
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302 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2014

A nice small restaurant with friendly staff. No fancy multi language menu's instead dishes for the day displayed on boards which are removed when sold out. This means to me you are getting fresh seasonal produce & the taste proves it. Hearty size portions full of flavour & a very good wine list. This is a super place to eat.

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Thank family147
London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2014

This is a resto you go to because you're hungry and you want a good-sized tasty meal without the gastro protocol dance. It does that perfectly, at the price you expect. Recommended.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 18
Cuisine
French
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Place du General de Gaulle, 29600 Morlaix, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Finistere  >  Morlaix
  • Phone Number: +33 2 98 88 67 99
Description
Great place excellent food very reasonable very traditionally french

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?