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Chez Bob

8 rue des Bains, 17420 Saint-Palais-sur-Mer, Royan, France
+33 5 46 23 11 10
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (15 reviews)
“moules” (10 reviews)
“caesar salad” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, European, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
8 rue des Bains, 17420 Saint-Palais-sur-Mer, Royan, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In the 80s we holidayed in St Palais many times and ended most evenings have a drink at Chez Bob on the promenade opposite the bay. 30 years later it's still thriving but now very much a restaurant rather than a bar with snacks. You...More

Thank Jon T
Reviewed 1 week ago

For lunch or dinner this place is always full of life and energy. Food is fresh and tasty and the staff are young and friendly. Get there early or book in adavance and you can have a lovely spot right next to the beach. A...More

Thank Diana C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Desperately looking for food later than 2 pm on a sunny Sunday afternoon, we discovered this casual - looking restaurant by the beach. My wife enjoyed a quinoa and chicken salad while I ate with pleasure a delicious Niçoise salad with a big thick chunk...More

Thank AFJJHuvenne
Reviewed 22 April 2017

After a 6.5 hour drive from Spain this was an ideal place to chill & enjoy a drink / snack. Great views of the beach & just a chilled place to people watch & relax.

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Can certainly recommend this splendid restaurante: casual in appearance but great service and the cheff deserves a gold medal. Arrived 4 pm from Spain flight and was thus 5 pm body very late lunch time. Very enjoyable 90 minutes visit.

Thank 491Keith
Reviewed 8 November 2016

This very popular cafe bar is in a great spot on the promenade by the beach. Good atmosphere and well presented food.

Thank Michael O
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Thoroughly enjoyed lunchtime moules frites which we could have eaten inside or out under heated awning. Returned for an evening supper and again enjoyed excellent oysters followed by burger and chips. Service fast and friendly. Fellow diners mix of ages from young children, families and...More

Thank Janis I
Reviewed 27 October 2016

Saint-Palais-sur-Mer is a beautiful seaside town near Royan, on the west coast of France. It has the feeling of an Edwardian come Belle Epoque resort with a stunning bay and curious style houses. Chez Bob is a restaurant on the Esplanade - or Rue Des...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 19 October 2016

nice with family, great tables, good service and nice food, good value for money, ideal location, view at the beach and ocean

Thank Sandra_Jeffreys
Reviewed 14 October 2016

It would be hard to better the siting of this sea-front restaurant, at the head of a glittering bay, within inches of a fine sandy beach. With a broad choice of well-cooked and prepared dishes at affordable prices, cheerful staff and prompt service, there is...More

Thank Fossicker66
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$11 - US$65
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 rue des Bains, 17420 Saint-Palais-sur-Mer, Royan, France (Formerly Cafe Des Bains Chez Bob)
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Charente-Maritime  >  Royan  >  Saint-Palais-sur-Mer
  • Phone Number: +33 5 46 23 11 10
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