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Fred L'Ecailler

) #108 of 646 Restaurants in Cannes €€ - €€€ French, Seafood, Mediterranean
Place de l'Etang, Cannes, France
+33 4 93 43 15 85
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“octopus” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (8 reviews)
“fresh fish” (3 reviews)
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French, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
€€ - €€€
Place de l'Etang, Cannes, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I went to Fred L'Ecailler because of the good reviews - but I had a bad oyster which I left in the shell and told the waiter, but the restaurant did not offer a replacement, just an apology by the waiter. I sat in the...More

Thank Lydia T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is an absolute MUST! Outside terraces in a wonderful square. You can soak up the true French atmosphere as it is next to Pétanque fields where all the locals meet. The staff are absolutely brilliant, friendly and professional. Best in The Côte d'Azur...More

Thank ReneeEG
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

If you are a seafood lover Fred is the place to go to. Oysters, fish, shrimps - best in town. Everything is fresh, just out of the sea. Book in advance, this place is usually packed. If you stay close to the Croisette you can...More

Thank sashaboot
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Very tasty place not in the the very center but you should definitely visit it. Very tasty sparters, soups and fish.

Thank Alexander D
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Had Sunday lunch here last week. Didn't book but went early and no problems getting a table. The menu was great - lots of choice and all looked fresh. Everything we ordered was of a very high quality and cooked beautifully. Delicious too. By the...More

Thank tackingmandy
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

My tittle says everything. The restaurant looks like a normal place to have dinner with friends but at the end we were feeling like eating in a fancy restaurant. Basically, like the food they propose, is over rated. They try to act like a fancy...More

Thank PrincesS R
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Just try: Scorpio fish baked with tomatoes and potatoes! This dish is there for the last ten years and it is the most delicious fish dish, even for the meat lovers!

Thank Deleste777
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Located on Place L'Etang, Palm Beach area of Cannes, nice garden and good service. They offer two lunch menus (29 and 39E), depending on type of fish you have, but you get a nice entree, main course (only fish) and a dessert. Very good food,...More

Thank MiroslavaF
Reviewed 5 September 2016

I had got various feedbacks from close friends on this restaurant, somewhat contradictory, and I decided to go and have dinner to make my own mind. Overall, this was quite a disappointing experience ... The environment is rather charming (place de l'Etang), with many people...More

Thank Lusso250
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Good service and fresh fish! I can't complain about coming to Fred L'Ecailler at all! Good selection of fresh fish and waiters who will take the time to explain their dishes and how each fish can be cooked. Very satisfied with the food I got...More

Thank Maseroche
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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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
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12:00 - 14:30
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12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Place de l'Etang, Cannes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Cannes
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 43 15 85
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