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Le Chalut

8 rue de la Corne de Cerf, 35400, Saint-Malo, France
+33 2 99 56 71 58
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“lobster” (20 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (10 reviews)
“turbot” (5 reviews)
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French, Seafood
8 rue de la Corne de Cerf, 35400, Saint-Malo, France
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1 - 10 of 88 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We are in St Malo for a music festival and thought we'd treat ourselves to a special meal before the festival starts. We chanced upon Le Chalut as we were wandering around St Malo trying to distinguish between every restaurant we came across. Well what...More

Thank LanneB
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good fish restaurant. Family-owned and operated. The menus are delicious and provides an own style. Great variety of wines. Highly frequented, therefore a bit of noise. Reservation needed.

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Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our meal here. While it took some time to get our food it was absolutely worth the wait and our patience was rewarded. The lobster was meaty and delicious with a rich tasty sauce and desserts were were wonderful. We hope to...More

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Reviewed 18 April 2017

If you love fresh seafood expertly prepared, don't miss Le Chalut. We had ordered a special menu for a group birthday dinner, and we were not disappointed. The sea scallops were the best we have ever had, and portions are generous. Beautiful presentation too. The...More

Thank MarketForays
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We had our hotel make the reservation for us which probably wasn't necessary since it was off-season. We were warmly welcomed and we both ordered the 59 euro menu. We expected the amuse-bouche but not the size or quantity of it! Three delicious samples that...More

Thank vlfrance
Reviewed 27 October 2016

When we arrived we were rushed into ordering and drinks were plonked onto the table. Apart from leading waitress all staff seemed really young. One was shown how to lay a fork and knife diagonally on the table by another young lady. I resisted the...More

Thank Danny J
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Initially, had a bit of a problem booking (english not spoken there when we rang and didn't get chance to try rudimentary French) but once my french aunt got on the case, no problem! It was worth the effort - food from start to finish...More

Thank tajgt
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Went to this place due to the reviews and recommendations in the guidebooks. The decor and menu looks like it hasn't changed since the 90s. The fish was well cooked but nothing was particularly special. The service was good but cold (old French). Note that...More

Thank theproo
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Far different from another Michelin one star in which we dined that was large, formal, elegant, meticulous, delicious. Le Chalet was also delicious but informal, intimate, relaxed. seating perhaps 30 diners. We stayed next door; the owner made our reservation well in advance. Our servers...More

Thank dadhy
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Having read good things about “Le Chalut” we decided to reserve a table for our family of four. The food was really very good and anyone who is into seafood is unlikely to be disappointed. HOWEVER, our big ‘mistake’ was to go there with our...More

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Theresa D
31 March 2015|
Response from Theresa D |
Hello again also is it ok for vegetarians as we have I person who is vegetarian in our party of 4? many thanks
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 32 - US$ 74
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 rue de la Corne de Cerf, 35400, Saint-Malo, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Ille-et-Vilaine  >  Saint-Malo
  • Phone Number: +33 2 99 56 71 58
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