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Toinou

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58 Avenue Henri Malacrida, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
+33 4 42 58 08 59
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

If you like shellfish this is the place to go. Long stalls outside sell a wide random of oysters, whelks, clams, crabs, lobsters..... Inside, most of these are served raw, which is the local practice. They so served cooked fish, and chips. Terrific. There is a sister/ brother? establishment in Marseille.

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Campuzan France
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40 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

The Toinou was recommended to us by Best Western Hotel staff where we were staying before leaving Marseille to cruise the Greek Islands with France Croisières. This is a really good fish and sea food restaurant, we ate there before and after our cruise. The food is great, the service excellent and it is so relaxing. Would certainly recommend you... More 

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Le Tholonet, France
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40 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite place for business lunch or dinner with friends! Good service, excellent choice of oysters, fresh fish cooked your way, and the white wine cuvée Toinou is delicious too! They have also a fabulous fresh seafood stand on the parking lot!!!

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London, United Kingdom
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184 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2016

We went for dinner here , ordered seafood soup,for starters, it arrived in a mug, very watery,needed seasoning.,my friend ordered fish and chips, myself, mussels and chips, chips were very large with each meal and noticed with a lot of other diners, very dry and hard to digest. Mussels were so tiny, no flavour, perhaps we caught them on a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

The restaurant itself is set up in a canteen manner, I ordered the calamari and it was delightful!! It tasted so fresh and amazing, the level of freshness of the food is illustrated by the fresh seafood stall just outside the restaurant. My friends ordered the sea bass and they were also agreed how fresh and delightful the food was.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016

We had a wonderful meal served by a young cheerful waiter.Beautifully presented and delicious.Will go there again.S.Harrison.

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Eastbourne and London, England
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

First of all, it is excellent value. We paid €41 there today for 16 oysters 'of exception' ie 4 x 4 high end varieties which were huge in size and faultless in taste. We also had 12 large crevettes for 2€ a piece on our platter after a starter of 6 mussels a la persillade each as they had run... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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142 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015

We had two great meals there and impeccable service even if the place was packed. I suggest one reserves during the weekend.

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Dubai
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132 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

Place is not the best in beautiful Aix en Provence, as the restaurant is located outside ... In a residential area! The place is a modern fish market with a huge restaurant! Food is great simple but wow seafood... A crazy oyster choice!!! Staff is young and dynamic! Great casual place.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2015

I visited this restaurant in September 2015. Very nice ambiance, food and service! Highly recommended!

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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$53
Cuisine
French, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58 Avenue Henri Malacrida, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Aix-en-Provence
  • Phone Number: +33 4 42 58 08 59

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