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46eme Parallele

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4 avenue Jean Cristau, 85800, Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie, France
+33 2 51 55 87 35
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
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Tue - Sun 12:00 - 13:30
Tue 19:30 - 21:30
Thu - Sat 19:30 - 21:30
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Staunton, United Kingdom
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143 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Staying in Saint-Gilles for this week, we selected the 46ieme Parallèle for our Christmas lunch. We very much enjoyed our meal. My entree was the house special and included lobster, fois gras, saint Jacques and crevette served with foams garnished attractively with viola petals; my description does not do justice to the careful choice and well-balanced flavours! My husband had... More 

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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 August 2016

This gem of a restaurant only opened on 1 June, but it is probably the best restaurant in St. Gilles/Croix de Vie, if not the best on the coast of the Vendee. The mnu has both a la carte and set menus, but they are interchangeable. Lobster is served as a starter, a main course, or either/or. The lobster arrives... More 

1 Thank Lindsay W
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Having had a wonderful dining experience previously, our family revisited this speciality restaurant just opposite the quay to the Isle d' Yeu ferry. There has been a change of proprietor but we felt the whole evening, meal, ambience etc. was even better! The previous menu had been quite international, delicious too but with the inclusion of more traditional french recipes... More 

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Lincolnshire, UK
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115 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 July 2016

My wife and I with 2 friends visited 46th Parallel on the night of the Brexit referendum vote. It's name is derived from its geographical location, but it overlooks the outer harbour of St Gilles-et-Croix-de Vie, and the docking location for the Île d'Yeu Ferries. There is also a small Ocean view between the moles of the harbour. We arrived... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 24 - US$ 87
French, Seafood, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 avenue Jean Cristau, 85800, Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Pays de la Loire  >  Vendee  >  Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-Vie
  • Phone Number: +33 2 51 55 87 35

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?