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le Kaiku

17 Rue de la Republique, 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
+33 5 59 26 13 20
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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17 Rue de la Republique, 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful tasting menu - very creative and all delicious. This was as good a meal as we have eaten in France - and we have eaten many great meals all over France. Beautifully presented and creative cuisine. Completely satisfying. A Michelin-starred meal at a reasonable...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had been here before on a drive to/from Spain and were delighted to see that this is still Number 1 in St. Jean de Luz. The reason for this is simple. If you like a creative chef providing really tasty and beautiful food then...More

Reviewed 8 May 2017

Excellent dinner exceptionally well presented. Delicious, attractive and imaginative cuisine well deserving of a Michelin star. Staff were charming, friendly and very professional. Will certainly go there on our next visit. Well done!!

Reviewed 30 March 2017

Kaiku is to my mind the best restaurant in Saint Jean de Luz. It is expensive but quite reasonable given the quality. The atmosphere is refined but laid back, certainly not stuffy. There is a very good wine list with lots of reasonably priced choices...More

Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Maitre de cuisine has a michelin star and has created excellent courses typical for St Jean de Luz mainly based on fish. You should reserve the table at least 2 days before. Really good food worth the price.

Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We booked this for lunch as part of our trip from Bordeaux to Spain. It was a good reason to stop by Saint Jean de Luz which is a beautiful and quaint seaside village with a few very nice beaches. The manager of the restaurant,...More

Reviewed 20 November 2016

in this little town where you have a lot of places to eat this one is the best! you should really try it! from my point of wiew it's on of the best on the whole coast! the food is amazing6 the atmosphere is wonder...More

Reviewed 7 October 2016

Wasn't sure what to expect from our visit, having only carried out the briefest of investigations into options before booking. What we got was a truly exceptional meal of the highest quality - this is fine dining, but in a relaxed and beautiful setting. All...More

Reviewed 15 September 2016

With a new chef from a top hotel in Paris and a Michelin star this restaurant is now outstanding. At lunch the fixed menu (with alternatives) offers the best value meal we have ever had! With a small, attractive, cosy restaurant in an old terrace...More

Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Fantastic food, wine, service and atmosphere. We thoroughly enjoyed every element of our menu découverte and could not fault a thing. We could see into the immaculate kitchen from our table where chefs were working hard throughout a busy service. Dishes were all beautifully presented...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
00:30 - 22:00
00:30 - 22:00
00:30 - 22:00
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00:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Rue de la Republique, 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Pyrenees-Atlantiques  >  Basque Country  >  Saint-Jean-de-Luz
  • Phone Number: +33 5 59 26 13 20
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