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La Chaloupe

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Plage, Wissant, France
+33 3 21 96 23 10
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Brussels, Belgium
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a day filled with long walks along the coastline, we were happy to sit back and relax at La Chaloupe. It's a very cosy restaurant with a warm atmosphere and very hospitable staff. The food was simply perfect: all products are fresh, try one of their many fish specialties and go for a nice bottle of wine. DO NOT... More 

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Dartford
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32 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Efficient service but not overly friendly. Limited menu but fish dishes aside from the fruits de mer and lobster which we did not have were well cooked. Good selection of wines many of which were reasonably priced. Nice decor and comfortable seats.

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Thank davidmU4802OO
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We went there for lunch during a road trip along the north French coast. The staff was very friendly and our little dog was very welcome as well. We had just one plate with fish which was served nice and cooked to perfection. Also our neighbors' plate, the home special with sea fruits looked delicious. Thanks to the staff for... More 

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Thank Thomas D
Brussels
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64 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

had a marvellous time in this restaurant with absolutely great food for all tastes!!!! we were really impressed even the dessert was magnifique!!!

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Thank MishaH76
london
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

Very pleasant staff relaxed atmosphere Excellent service and food Have been here a few times and can't wait to return!

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Thank LondonLeer
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 May 2016

This was one of our first experiences on the Cote D Opale and not one of the best. The meal served was cold and the service a bit ignorant and incredibly slow. The only thing that saved the evening was a dessert, which was kind of OK. We never tried second time, so maybe it was just a bad day... More 

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Thank Lada P
La chaloupe w, Propriétaire at La Chaloupe, responded to this review

Dear Lada P, Why did you post a notice on May 2016.... For a visit on June 2015??? We invite you, to reniew your experience with us. See you soon, Théo. G More 

Brussels, Belgium
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165 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 May 2016

Stopped here for lunch after visiting the nearby Cap. The restaurant is conveniently located next to the main road. Quite some staff walking around, not super friendly but OK. Service was a bit slow at times as well. We did enjoy the food very much though; we had a very tasty fish soup 'bouillabaisse'-style. The kids enjoyed their kids menu,... More 

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Thank BrusselsBassie
Schaerbeek, Belgium
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53 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

We were looking forward to a nice dinner after a day at the beach and a bad experience in Calais. La Chalouppe welcomed us well and with a kids' menu option. The starters were good and the buillabaise very good and filling: recommended! The cod for my son very tender albeit needing some flavoring for him. Only remarks: not impressing... More 

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Thank Federico M
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

On the whole the food is good, however check the chef's interpretation of standard expressions before assuming you are on the same page. 'En croute' means encrusted in pastry or, at the most generous, covered in a crusty layer. A la chef, en croute is a quasi tapenade come bread crumb mush. This misinterpretation is expensive at the price charged.... More 

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183 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2015 via mobile

I think that this was one of the worst meals I have had in France in many a long year. 3 of us went for lunch and ordered from the set menu. We all ordered the same starter which was supposedly a prawn croquette thing , it tasted of nothing and was meagre in size. Two of us ordered the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$23 - US$31
Cuisine
French, Seafood, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plage, Wissant, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Hauts-de-France  >  Pas-de-Calais  >  Wissant
  • Phone Number: +33 3 21 96 23 10

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?