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Le Cayenne

19 rue des Martyrs, 17320, Marennes, France
+33 5 46 85 01 06
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (16 reviews)
“moules” (5 reviews)
“scallops” (2 reviews)
Open Now
09:30 - 21:30All hours
French, Seafood
€€ - €€€
19 rue des Martyrs, 17320, Marennes, France
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1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A popular and lively eatery at Cayenne, so it’s best to book. We were in the main part of the restaurant, which was rather steamy. I started my meal with langoustines, which were plentiful but lacked texture. As a main course, I chose the lobster...More

Thank oldbirder
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

To put it simply, Le Cayenne is a temple to seafood and in particular to all things with shells. The garden wall, made of old oyster shells, says it all. If this is your thing, go. If you prefer a steak, probably best to drive...More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Visited and eaten here on a few occasions, even made a point of deviating from our route to eat lunch here.This is the place for seafood, you wont find fresher moules,oysters,crab and scallops, these are the guys that farm and fish for them daily.. Dont...More

Thank vazonsurf
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

I visited this place for the first time today with members of my family. During the visit a large,heavy, metal parasol fell onto my head causing pain and distress. I was given an ice pad for my head but felt shaky so I was driven...More

Thank fatmonica f
Reviewed 27 July 2017

This place just has the absolute best seafood and desserts. It's not a fancy place but that's what adds to the charm. Try the Moules Marinières (I dream about these for months until I get to go back in the summer), and the Ile Flottante,...More

Thank Hunter Lily R
Reviewed 21 July 2017

This one of our favourite seafood restaurants and it was a birthday and we were with our best friends. The men had the fruit de mer which was excellent. The staff were friendly and attentive and we had a truly wonderful experience all round. Need...More

Thank Mary q
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

It's not a fancy restaurant, however products are fresh, simply cooked and tasty. One word to describe meals would be "plenty" as the portions are generous. Kids menu have choices.

Thank Patrice H
Reviewed 14 February 2017

the food is faboulous,if you like oyster you have a big choice of types,raw or cooked; the staff is nice and efficient, the place is nice and cozy, really good atmosphere; price is reasonable considering the food you'll get.

Thank stefano c
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We recently visited La Cayenne as we had friends staying who love oysters. We drove for over an hour to get here but it was well worth the journey. We had't booked and when we arrived the restaurant was very busy but thankfully they found...More

Thank AJTJ76
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Fresh oysters, moules in local style, non hurried laid back lunch - mainly ignored by tourists but well supported by local French - which to my husband and I who enjoy eating local produce means we will continue to support this small restaurant when we...More

Thank Pollard16
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$74
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
09:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 rue des Martyrs, 17320, Marennes, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Charente-Maritime  >  Marennes
  • Phone Number: +33 5 46 85 01 06
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