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Le Cafe de l'Ouest

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4 Place Chateaubriand, 35400, Saint-Malo, France
+33 2 99 56 63 49
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Southampton
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66 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped for breakfast after disembarking from ferry. Had one crepe and one roll plus coffee. €20+ just not worth it. Better to find a back street place.

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12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here on our only night in Saint-Malo. Best moules frites I've ever had, and the oysters were really fresh. Live music some nights as well which was great.

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Had early breakfast upon arrival off the ferry, evening meal on our second day, (gorgeous piece of cod), and drinks and crepes before heading to the ferry home. Great service, very friendly.

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Denver, Colorado
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218 reviews
157 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

This place was open late, which we appreciated since we had just gotten in. It was welcoming and they had a nice patio. A lot of safe stuff on the menu and lots of seafood, which is to be expected. Nothing really out of this world. My husband's steak was overcooked, not a great cut, and not of high quality,... More 

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Thank KendraP05
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

The place is not really big and if you are not fine in sitting 30cms away from another table than you should not go there. The service is very good. Everyone is extremely professional and polite. The dinner started with some complementary butter and bread. We were in 6 and we ordered a starter and a main course each, plus... More 

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Greece
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53 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

We visited the place for lunch The restaurant is an internal expansion within the walls of the city of Saint-Malo The place is full of people Beautiful design

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Thank Oscar1954
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44 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

Location is super central. Staff are friendly and super quick. Food is creative, fresh and yummy! Loved it

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Lucerne, Switzerland
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

Very nice location for a casual dinner in the old town. Seating is quite tight but service is very attentive. Choose the torteau - so fresh you hear the ocean while eating it. Their moules are alright but the fries are not necessary, a bit soggy and cold. They serve Roederer Christal by the glass - that is classy

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Thank AnguisFragilis
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

There seems to be a lot of Maison Hector eateries around St Malo, can't seem to get away from them! The restaurants look attractive and appealing from the outside, and the service was great. Unfortunately the food wasn't up to the same standard. Although it was an enjoyable enough experience, the steak was far too chewy and fatty to be... More 

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Jersey, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Always visit this restaurant whilst in St Malo but disappointed on this visit ! Very attentive staff but food not as good as normal. Both myself and husband ordered chicken caeser salad which was served on half an iceburg lettuce, very dry chicken smothered in dressing making everything soggy, more lettuce than chicken, not good at all, best part of... 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$28 - US$35
Cuisine
French, Seafood, European
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Place Chateaubriand, 35400, Saint-Malo, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Ille-et-Vilaine  >  Saint-Malo
  • Phone Number: +33 2 99 56 63 49

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