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La grillerie de sardines

Avenue pierre Larramendy | Port de Peche, 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
+33 5 59 51 18 29
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good56%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (6 reviews)
“sardines” (12 reviews)
“tuna” (8 reviews)
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French, Grill
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Avenue pierre Larramendy | Port de Peche, 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
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1 - 10 of 24 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

if you're on a budget, this is the place for lunch or dinner if you like sardines and omelettes, as they do both well. It's a port-side basic eaterie open in the summer and run by the Mairie and the staff are students; you pay...More

Thank baldnavel
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

If you like Basque cider, grilled sardines, jambon de Serrano, or moules and gateaux basque with cherries then this the place for you We turned up about one and there was a small queue as the waitress took the orders and people paid you find...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 8 July 2017

A simple setting on the docks with long tables and seafood caught just before serving. We had the sardines which were fresh and delicious. Wine was good. Service by young students was friendly and efficient. Lovely local experience!

Thank George K
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

The food is utterly fresh and so simple - perfect! This is the only place right on the water at the port in Saint Jean de Luz and we are so glad that we came here. A rainy Friday night at around 7pm and only...More

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

The food was absolute rubbish. Sardines and particularly mussels were overcooked. We ordered frites but were told they only did crisps (English style) which they forgot and didn't bring a spare plate to put the mussel shells. We don't mind good simple cheap seafood but...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Encouraged by other reviews we gave this restaurant a try -- glad we did! Very reasonably priced fish meals prepared by students from restaurant / cooking school. What the servers make lack in experience they more than make up in enthusiasm! Come early -- it's...More

Thank Zuluquebec
Bruno P, Gérant at La grillerie de sardines, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2016

The whole team of the restaurant thank you for your passage and your opinion. bruno

Reviewed 8 July 2016

This restaurant is run by the tourist office and student catering trainees carry out the service (I think they cook as well probably under supervision). As others have said you order and pay before sitting down (menu is outside so I would recommend choosing before...More

1  Thank ninebanks
Bruno P, Gérant at La grillerie de sardines, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2016

The whole team of the restaurant thank you for your passage and your opinion. bruno

Reviewed 9 June 2016

The manager kindly advised us to sit and ponder the menu. Unfortunately a large group arrived in the next few minutes so that we had to go to the back of the queue, waiting to order in the hot sun. Not only was the same...More

Thank Gulliva
Bruno P, Gérant at La grillerie de sardines, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2016

The whole team thanks you for your visit and your opinion. Sorry but you could have passed through the front of the line, since you were already installed, but you have not been notified .. my english is very bad

Reviewed 6 June 2016

I stopped here for lunch with my family one day and was impressed. The seafood tasted fresh and the beer on tap, Eki, was great as well. I had a grilled tuna steak and grilled sardines. Both were great. Overall, with the location and friendly...More

Thank Bryan W
Bruno P, Gérant at La grillerie de sardines, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2016

The whole team thanks you for your visit and your opinion.

Reviewed 3 October 2015

This is bustling restaurant with excellent fresh seafood. Order from the limited menu and pay as you enter and then you are taken to your table to be served. The signature dish is the grilled sardines and they are as good as you will get...More

Thank Foxey2
Bruno P, Gérant at La grillerie de sardines, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2015

Thank you for your stay in our establishment and your positive opinion

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 13 - US$ 23
Cuisine
French, Grill
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue pierre Larramendy | Port de Peche, 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Pyrenees-Atlantiques  >  Basque Country  >  Saint-Jean-de-Luz
  • Phone Number: +33 5 59 51 18 29
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