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La Caravelle

34 quai du Port | Vieux Port, 13002 Marseille, France
+33 4 91 90 36 64
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great view of harbor

Intimate atmosphere, local music, great views, nice place for a drink before dinner. We had a few... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
4mundoviajeros
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mnfamily4
excellent place to have a drink, an aperitive or a small dinner with friend in a friendly atmosphere

excellent place to have a drink, an aperitive or a small dinner with friend in a friendly... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2017
robertritchie2016
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Marseille, France
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La caravelle is an institution in marseille it's a bar restaurant with live jazz music every wednesday & friday tapas are offered every day from 6 to 9 & we have a selection of good wine and original cocktails breakfast and brunch every morning&a traditional restaurant on mid day with south france cooking.
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  • Very good48%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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34 quai du Port | Vieux Port, 13002 Marseille, France
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+33 4 91 90 36 64
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Intimate atmosphere, local music, great views, nice place for a drink before dinner. We had a few drinks before we headed out for dinner and it was perfect. The staff were friendly and it was nice vibe. There is a small balcony that overlooks the...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2017

excellent place to have a drink, an aperitive or a small dinner with friend in a friendly atmosphere; with music and very good coktails, beers and so on; the place for Marseille afterworkers

Thank robertritchie2016
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for something not "touristic" in the city center this is the place! Great view from a stylish balcony. Recommend to grab a couple of cocktail in the evening in this place and enjoy the view on the main cathedrals of the...More

Thank Natt S
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

Ok. So if you want a little Jack Daniels in France (or the rest of Europe ) the size of the pour will make you cry. At least at this lovely little 2d floor bar the terrace view is so outstanding you just might forget...More

Thank jdr1210
Reviewed 4 January 2017

After reading the good reviews, we stopped in for dinner on a Monday night. The server offered to seat us on the small balcony that overlooks the old port, but I couldn't handle sitting a foot away from a smoker. Sitting inside by a window...More

Thank gte375n
yonaetienne, Directeur général at La Caravelle, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2017

Dear guest, you appreciated the restaurant-bar La Caravelle overlooking the Old Harbour, our light menu and wonderful wines that we propose at dinner time. Thank you very much for your full and nice commentary ! We hope you will have the opportunity, in a near...More

Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Very nice bar!! We had only coctails that were really good!!small tapas were coming all the time!!nothing special! The view was really good we were there at the sunset! Music and decoration and the yellow color of the sun was making it a bar from...More

Thank vageliskefallonia
Reviewed 1 November 2016

As a bar La Caravelle deserves certainly a visit (good viewpoint on 'le vieux port', good beer). But do not even think to go there for lunch! After more thant 40mn waiting for someone to take care of you, you are at risk of beeing...More

Thank Olivier M
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

On our first day in Marseille we wandered along to the Old Port in search of some lunch. I'm so glad we spotted this place and managed to avoid the tourist traps. We sat down at a lovely table on the balcony with a great...More

Thank IshBees
Reviewed 31 August 2016

For a one night stay in Marseille we had booked a room at Hôtel Bellevue on Quai du Port. Upon arrival we were pleasantly surprised to find a nice bar next to the reception on the first floor, offering commanding views on the old harbour...More

Thank Trainbleu
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Booking in advance to get a table on the terrace and there you go : for a drink, lunch in fall, dinner in the summer, La Caravelle gives you an incredible and romantic view on this lively part of Marseille. From above. In the inside,...More

Thank FredDaydream
yonaetienne, Directeur général at La Caravelle, responded to this reviewResponded 24 January 2017

Dear guest, the superb view across the Old Harbour, facing Notre Dame de la Garde basilica and the authentic old fashioned atmosphere contribute to make the restaurant-bar La Caravelle so pleasant. We are very happy you enjoyed it ! You also appreciated the lunch which...More

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