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Le P'tit Amiral,la cale

12 rue de la Chaine, 17000, La Rochelle, France
+33 5 46 52 29 13
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good43%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish soup” (7 reviews)
“moules” (6 reviews)
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12 rue de la Chaine, 17000, La Rochelle, France
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

We just happened to come across this place on a day trip to La Rochelle. The beef tartare was amazing. I seem to always order tartare and am in a bit of a rut! This particular one was perfectly seasoned. Hubby ordered it and raved...More

Thank cynjoy
Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

First Sunday evening of the French holidays, and La Rochelle was packed. We browsed round the restaurants once, then realised it was 'musical chairs' time and if we didn't sit down NOW, the most popular would be full. So we picked this one. Fish soup,...More

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

The mussels where poor. There was a bead found in one of the servings. There was no apology when we where overcharged.

Thank Simon H
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We booked a table but unfortunately there was some confusion, however, they waiter seated us outside (as we'd requested when booking). Service was very attentive, menus, drinks and bread were brought out quickly, which is always good when you have children in your party. We...More

Thank Michelle H
Reviewed 4 July 2017

My wife and called in here whilst in La Rochelle for an evening meal as we were both pleasantly surprised, the food, was excellent really tasty.. my wife had the fish burger and I had the fish in a curry sauce, really good. Definitely recommend...More

Thank Rob S
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Was here three years ago. Turns out it's kept it's standards for kitchen & service. I had a great evening with perfect food, wine & atmosphere.

Thank Mick-Hotwaterbottle
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Super varied menu with plenty of choice in the set menu with blackboard specials available too - even for evening diners. Very reasonably priced and delicious fresh food. Staff were perfectly happy to practise their English when required! The restaurant was quite quickly full without...More

Thank Jenny P
Reviewed 6 October 2016

The maitre D' was excellent and made a good evening great, we enjoyed the seafood and the standard of the food was first class.

Thank Stuart P
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a warm,friendly restaurant with amazing food and local character this is the place for you. The staff are helpful and the prices won't break the bank. Recommend the locally caught fish and mussels.

Thank Mathew C
Reviewed 7 September 2016

A very friendly girl serving and in charge , but seemed to be having problems with lack of ice and a new waiter , it all seemed rather unprofessional . End of the season maybe..... In a charming side street , we didn't seem to...More

Thank 661elizabeth
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 rue de la Chaine, 17000, La Rochelle, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Charente-Maritime  >  La Rochelle
  • Phone Number: +33 5 46 52 29 13
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