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Le Canot

) #336 of 397 Restaurants in La Rochelle €€ - €€€ French
24 cours des Dames, 17000, La Rochelle, France
+33 5 46 41 78 68
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  • Excellent6%
  • Very good23%
  • Average20%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible32%
12 Jun 2016
“busy and hurried.”
29 Sep 2016
“Great mussels”
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24 cours des Dames, 17000, La Rochelle, France
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

Good choice of tasty mussel dishes. I enjoyed the burger and chips too which were well-presented. Dishes arrived quickly and service was good throughout.

Thank 463SLT
Reviewed 18 September 2016

A nice relaxed restaurant & I ate here twice during my stay in La Rochelle. The covered outside terrace is great for views of the harbour, people-watching & if you're lucky some nearby live music to enjoy during your meal. The staff were friendly &...More

Thank Lexi61
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Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Don't listen to the bad reviews! We were really happily surprised after seeing the bad reviews.... The place was packed but we managed to get a table! There is a lot of choice on the menu for fish and meat. We all went for fish...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

A good range of local seafood is served at le Canot. There are meat dishes available as well. It is all fresh and well cooked. The service was excellent, this restaurant can get very busy in the holiday season but has enough staff to ensure...More

Thank Bobbledog
Reviewed 7 July 2016

I'ts hard to choose which restaurant to eat at along the quay in Port La Rochelle. We chose Le Canot and were not disappointed. A good and reasonably extensive menu with a strong seafood bias as would be expected. The food was good bistro standard,...More

Thank JohnandTracy_L
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Lesson learned! Here I am writing a review...if only I'd checked here before eating here. Mussels..worst I've ever had...anywhere! Small..half of which weren't open..chicken burger you would think safe...wrong...dry,tasteless,probably warmed up from lunch time. Just dreadful.You would think when half your food is left uneaten...waiter...More

Thank Kel O
Reviewed 12 June 2016

Specialising in mussels. Natural, with blue cheese, cream or curry sauce!! Although we were put at the outside extension we experienced people smoking all around us which was unpleasant. Tables very small and rather an obstical course in getting all items to use. Not a...More

Thank christopher a
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

Situated in the 'Vieux Port' (Old Port) Dozens of open air Restaurants to choose from... How does one choose ? Well, the waiter was very pleasant as we perused the Menu outside the door, our choice was made!! Seafood galore moules & lovely 'fishSoup' A...More

Thank Alexander M
Reviewed 22 February 2016

All we'd hoped for on a busy, sunny, lunchtime in February. Nice welcome and seated under cover on the warmed patio overlooking the harbour. Not a huge menu and mussels are the speciality. Service was good, happy to speak English when needed, happier still if...More

Thank deedub47
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Had a fish soup that was OK and mussels with local wine sauce that tasted mainly of alcohol. The wine did not provide much of a taste to them. The mousse au chocolat was fine. They ran out of the local beer which was sad....More

Thank Ander G
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 cours des Dames, 17000, La Rochelle, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Charente-Maritime  >  La Rochelle
  • Phone Number: +33 5 46 41 78 68
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