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) #16 of 84 Restaurants in Monaco-Ville €€ - €€€ Italian, French, Seafood
17, Boulevard Albert 1er, Monaco-Ville 98000, Monaco
+377 93 30 13 44
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good44%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“cheesecake” (3 reviews)
“gnocchi” (2 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, French, Seafood, Mediterranean, European
€€ - €€€
17, Boulevard Albert 1er, Monaco-Ville 98000, Monaco
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We eat in there outside covered area which was very nice. The service was very good - attentive but not too much. Lovely choice of Wines and not a bad price compared to some others places n Monaco. Beware the starters are massive... need to...More

Thank Mandy B
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Do not eat here. The staff is racist, dishonest, and unprofessional (not all these go hand-in-hand). We were seated but we could not sit inside or in the covered outside area, which we were told were reserved. We were only provided seats on the street....More

Thank rsharmany
Reviewed 28 February 2017

We have just returned to our hotel having eaten at this restaurant. Found it by chance and saw the good reviews here so thought we would try it. We were not disappointed. The starter of ham, salami and burrata was delicious. We had sea bass...More

Thank SarahPoynte
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We were a group of 4 in a cold and semi-deserted january night in Monaco, but we had an excellent dinner at L'escale. Differently from many places in Monaco, at L'escale it is the quality and genuinity of the food that makes the difference. The...More

Thank FrancescoMu
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Right at the yacht harbour you find this ship inspired restaurant with well prepared Italian food and unusually friendly staff. We had , since we were four, risotto, gnocchi and pizza and all of us were pleased. The desserts that followed were better than in...More

Thank Lars L
Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Visited L'Escale back in June with family If you're after a good pizza or some nice fish then this place is perfect Nice atmosphere, located on the port and good prices Will be going back next time I'm there

Thank seanhaly
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Our favourite restaurant in Monte-Carlo, reasonably priced, fresh food, well presented in sensible sized portions and excellent service. The mixed platter of cold meats/salamis and burrata was a brilliant starter.

1  Thank Richard B
Reviewed 3 October 2016

I hate to say the gnocchi with shrimp was the most elegant, elevated mac & (gnocchi) cheese I have ever had, but I don't know how else to explain it. It was delicioso. So good. We had the foie gras to start as well as...More

1  Thank Rebecca T
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

The service, food quality and price of this restaurant is simply fantastic. Service - The staff were highly attentive and professional throughout our visit. They did the little things right and my friend and I felt really valued as customers. Food - My friend and...More

Thank LouieDavis
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We've been in L'Escale with all the family and we can strongly recommend it: fresh, tasty food and professional staff for reasonable cost. It was pleasure to be there. If we come back to Monaco we will surely eat there once again.

Thank Asia S
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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
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17, Boulevard Albert 1er, Monaco-Ville 98000, Monaco
  • Location: Europe  >  Monaco  >  Monaco-Ville
  • Phone Number: +377 93 30 13 44
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