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) #110 of 122 Restaurants in Sainte-Maxime €€ - €€€ French, Mediterranean
4 Place Victor Hugo, 83120 Sainte-Maxime, France
+33 4 94 49 35 35
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good27%
  • Average20%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible23%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (3 reviews)
“salads” (3 reviews)
“profiteroles” (2 reviews)
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French, Mediterranean
€€ - €€€
4 Place Victor Hugo, 83120 Sainte-Maxime, France
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Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We went there for lunch with my mother on our way to St Tropez. We had, six oysters No3, three fish and chips, one fromage blanc, one tiramitsu, one profiterolles, all serving were quite large and tasty, attentive service too. Busy place at lunch.

Thank world1951
Reviewed 9 January 2017

As the title says "Excellent". The location, the service, the cleanliness. It all added up to a great experience on the coast. We called in for an evening meal and i'm glad we did. We got seated straight away. The chairs were comfy and well...More

Thank CharlesRobertson
Reviewed 5 December 2016

To be honest it's my sister in law that researched this restaurant and it certainly lived up to our expectations. It has a pleasant location by the port and that would normally make one, well me anyway, that this was a tourist trap. But not...More

Thank peterwest1234
Reviewed 9 October 2016

One thing I was very unaware of is that Sainte-Maxime is very strict with their meal times. Many other cities on the cote d'azur have many restaurants that only serve food at certain times, but here it seems like you can only get lunch if...More

Thank Rebecca T
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Bad service, bad cocktails, bad food. Wordt place i've been in years. Don't ever come here! So many other nice places in St Maxime!

Thank Kenneth d
Reviewed 25 July 2016

We chose l'Escapade instead of the larger and seemingly more popular restaurant next door, because it was fully shaded and it was a hot day. The location assures that it will always have customers. The staff and food are OK - no more, no less....More

Thank plexx09
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Basically, another seaside café-bistro with terrace and great people watching position. It is a slightly less expensive, and less good version of it's immediate neighbour, the Café de France. With a little more effort in the kitchen it could be very good, but it only...More

Thank Kathleen L
Reviewed 27 June 2016

We visited this restaurant on the main road facing the harbor every morning to have a breakfast of good quality and a very reasonable price. We also had dinner there two evenings. Besides the nice location and friendly staff they serve a good dinner for...More

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

We don't normally go to the cafes on the front but this one is a little gem. Affordable breakfast and fantastic view across the harbour. Eggs with the French breakfast and a strong coffee on the set menu is a must!!!!

Thank MuckyFingers
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

I find it hard to get a decent coffee outside of Melbourne Australia or Italy. Was starting to get worried about 5 weeks in France after 5 disappointing coffees in a row. This restaurant provided an excellent expresso with hot milk on the side as...More

Thank Ursula B
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Nearby Attractions
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.18 km away
Office de Tourisme de Sainte-Maxime
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.17 km away
Promenade Aymeric Simon Loriere
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.23 km away
Casino Barriere
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.31 km away
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Place Victor Hugo, 83120 Sainte-Maxime, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Sainte-Maxime
  • Phone Number: +33 4 94 49 35 35
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