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La Morue

23 rue du Palais des Guilhem, 34000, Montpellier, France
+33 4 67 52 82 62
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“cod” (7 reviews)
“razor clams” (3 reviews)
“quality fish” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
€€ - €€€
23 rue du Palais des Guilhem, 34000, Montpellier, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found La Morue when we were wandering around the streets of Montpellier, and ended up going there both nights we were in town. Squid ink risotto with scallops was buttery and amazing. The one waitress ran around the patio all night which meant service...More

Thank RachL84
Reviewed 12 September 2018

I was frankly surprised to read the reviews of La Morue but glad that I didn't read them until after we ate there. The dinner we had there was much better than the reviews suggest. The two fish dinners we shared were both excellent and...More

Thank Aronnax150
Reviewed 28 August 2018

We stumbled upon La Morue during our first night in Montpellier. We didn’t want to deal with crowds and noise and we happened to spy the restaurant on a quiet back street. What a find! We had a simple and huge bowls of heirloom tomatoes...More

Thank CaptBobALou
Reviewed 5 July 2018

Close to our apartment, so decided to give it a try. We had cod and potato pie and scallops with squid ink risotto. Both dishes were very good accompanied by a pichet of wine.

1  Thank burnieScotland
Reviewed 11 June 2018

Fantastic seafood restaurant. The best meal we had over the week in Montpellier. The food was just superb, and service/wine all good. Highly recommended.

Thank Matt E
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Meandering in the small side streets (rues) of Montpellier,and came across this place.Had a good sense about it and was not disappointed.Razor clams! Perfectly cooked.Just a wonderful cod and potatoe dish with aioli.This might be a version of morue(?)Very very tasty!

Thank parishome m
Reviewed 3 January 2018

We (2A, 1C) went here over the Christmas period. A gem of a restaurant, small, pretty, tucked away, a wide range of brilliant starters, main courses (mainly fresh fish) and desserts. Very friendly service, lovely with children, reasonably priced as well. I would definitely go...More

2  Thank Will C
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

The service, the atmosphere, the food - everything was very good! Definately a place to go if you love quality fish and seafood dishes. And it's better to to make a reservation especially for a dinner, as it is a rather small resto.

1  Thank salvija b
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We went here by chance on our last day in Montpellier. It is a fish restaurant and highly rated on tripadvisor though we did not know this when we sat down.Judging by the number of locals it is an established part of the Montpellier dining...More

1  Thank OkayTC
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a must for seafood lovers. Good-tasting food in the narrow streets of old town in Montpellier.

Thank KnutVassbo
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23 rue du Palais des Guilhem, 34000, Montpellier, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Herault  >  Montpellier
  • Phone Number: +33 4 67 52 82 62
Opened 6 months ago. Just fish. Small and very friendly. Excellent quality, very fresh fish.
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