This brasserie has a wonderful view of the sea and pier and on a nice day I can imagine would be lovely. You would need a booth to fully enjoy it although as the backs aren't very high it isn't very comfortable and you can hear the conversation of the booth behind you very well which is a bit off putting and not very romantic if you're just with your partner.
We went on a saturday night and I recommend booking.
The staff were really friendly and yes the toilets are very cool. My 3 years old pretended he needed to go at least 3 times just to watch the lights change colour.
Lots of fish as you would hope and expect although I was a little disappointed in the dressed crab and potato salad special. The crab wasn't very big and it had small pieces of shell in the mix. The potato salad was nice but it had obviously been made that morning and been kept in the fridge all day. It was ice cold and so all flavour was gone and a little sore on sensitive teeth. Perhaps get it out of the fridge when the order is taken and it should be room temperature by the time the main is served.
I had the seafood plater to start and the smoked trout was amazing. The calamari is good quality but I would say the batter was a little claggy. Also the whitebait again is lovely but way too much batter. So I'd warn you that you may fill yourself up before your main.
My husband had the rib eye steak which he said was lovely our only complaint would be the price £19 and it comes with a choice of potato but you have to order extra sides. Wouldn't mind but a tiddily bowl of green beans was £2 and tasted as though they were frozen beans not fresh.
Children's menu was good but again a bit of a way to make money as you pay for starter, main and dessert no drink thrown in so not great value.
So a bit of a mishmash of some really good food, some poor and some well over priced.
I had the rose called 'pretty lovely' should probably have know it might be a little too sweet from the name but I wanted to try it as we'd just come back from that region in France. I must say I have never encountered a sweet rose in France I'm sure they sweeten them for the UK palate!
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