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Restaurant Mare Nostrum

#13 of 297 Restaurants in Agde
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24 rue Andre Chassefieres, 34300, Agde, France
+33 4 67 94 97 58
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18:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 15:30
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Sun - Sat 18:45 - 23:00
Wed - Sun 11:45 - 15:30
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Regina, Canada
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited twice; once for wine, and once for dinner. We had great service both times. The first time, we were the last to leave, and they were kind enough to not rush us out even though they were waiting on us to close up! We returned for a full meal with our children a few days later, and they... More 

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Thank ReginaKat
Adelaide, Australia
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75 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016

We chose this restaurant after reading some of the reviews. Nice setting and views of the river and opposite river bank. Staff were friendly and helped spoke English. Food was average and presented as it would have 30 years ago. We may have gone on a bad day.

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Thank Theodore D
Caldicot, United Kingdom
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59 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

We visited this restaurant on a busy Saturday evening. We received a warm welcome and were seated quickly. The service staff were very helpful as regards menu choices and wine. The food was very good although not exceptional. The dishes are well presented. My fish main course lacked taste although my duck starter was exceptional. The location of the restaurant... More 

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Thank Jo2220
Miami, Florida
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480 reviews
344 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

You will not find outstanding restaurants in the town of Agde but you can find some decent ones. Mare Nostrum is one of the better ones. Not much in this area is truly a culinary delight but these guys at least try. Attentive service also in English with English menu will help the none French. They have fresh oysters and... More 

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Thank SharingIsCaring2013
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

We ate here in early June when it was not very busy (but the waiter greeted a couple of locals) and took the dearer menu, which was interesting and still not very expensive. We both of us had fish, accompanied by a bottle of local Picpoul de Pinet. Friendly service and excellent location. One of the best meals in our... More 

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Thank SocialAmbulator
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

Very nice service and probably family owned. But it doesn't help when the food tasted like it did thirty years ago. Time has stood still here. The main course of "rouges" which unfortunately two of us took was uneatable. And all desserts had some kind of liquor in it. But I guess me and my family were to young for... More 

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Thank GoodOscar
Great Missenden, United Kingdom
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015

We were in Agde for a week and ended up visiting this restaurant twice because it was so good, here you get all the little extra touches which sets it apart from all the other restaurants we visited in Agde. The waiter was also extremely knowledgeable and made the experience for us. The food was very good quality and the... More 

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Thank Jason L
Weymouth, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2015

Newly arrived in Agde, hot and tired, we strolled along the quayside looking into all the restaurants and decided this was The One. How right we were! Under a cool awning, with efficient service and a friendly atmosphere, we enjoyed a great evening meal, mostly fish and seafood dishes, all of them presented to perfection. The waiter was knowledgeable about... More 

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Thank Hilary V
London
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97 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2015

Have dined several times in the past month at Mare Nostrum, on the Herault riverbank in Agde. The setting is the location of a number of competing restaurants, several of which offer meals on a boat moored on the river as well as an indoor dining room. Mare Nostrum is one of these. From our table on the boat/platform, we... More 

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Thank Old_Michael
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2015

Tucked in the Herault's riverbank, Mare Nostrum offers classic southern French fare: fish soup with rouille sauce, stuffed mussels and oysters, ratatouille, duck "magret" and fresh desserts. The food is made almost entirely from scratch by the family matriarch. Her husband greets all customers, their son apprentices in the kitchen. The wait staff is warm and attentive, with lots of... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, French, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
18:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 15:30
Monday
18:45 - 23:00
Tuesday
18:45 - 23:00
Wednesday
18:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 15:30
Thursday
18:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 15:30
Friday
18:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 15:30
Saturday
18:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 rue Andre Chassefieres, 34300, Agde, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Herault  >  Agde
  • Phone Number: +33 4 67 94 97 58

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