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87 Promenade de la Plage, 06800 Cagnes-sur-Mer, France
+33 4 93 31 00 07
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Surprisingly friendly staff for this part of the world, even the oyster shucker said hello! Restaurant was full on thos very sunny February day. The waiter quickly and willingly reset a table. In spite of the crowd, we were served without delay. The steak was good, the scallops grilled in the shell, delicious. Desserts were very good too, particularly the... More 

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Lewes, United Kingdom
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46 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We found this place by accident while cycling west along the prom from Nice and happened to arrive at lunchtime. The delightful friendly waiter recommended the Coquille St Jacques which could not have been more delicious. Tender lightly cooked scallops in a delicious lemon sauce garnished with carrot and courgette strips. This was followed by nougat glacé, also recommended by... More 

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Enkhuizen, The Netherlands
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15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Had a superb lunch here today with delicious scallops in a stupendous sauce .Delightful waiter who helped us decide. Could have done with a spoon though to get every tiny bit of the sauce!

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Pulau Ubin, Singapore
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147 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Fifteen years ago this place had a well-deserved reputation for great fish with stylish service.A glass of champagne was offered as you arrived.Nowadays it is a pale reflection of its former self.The special first course was leaden stuffed vegetables devoid of taste.The first wine we tried was pure acid.The fish was poorly cooked and badly presented.The service was actively hostile... More 

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74 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

This is a very nice fish restaurant, just along the beach way facing strait out to the sea. I asked my wife why it was so nice to sit 10 meter from all the cars on the way forward and backward having great food and good wine, "it's the whole package that are so nice" and if anything is not... More 

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Stockholm, Sweden
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Nice location close the sea. A complete set of dishes if you like seafood and fish. Oysters and mussels freshly served on nice iced plates. The ravioli is a must as a starter, smooth and nice if you don´t like Oysters. Good wines or champagne in excellent combination to the selected sea food from the menu is my recommendation.

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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Some years ago the restaurant was written up by Michael Winner who quoted Roger Moore as saying they served the best fish in the Riveria. Many years later, the fish is still very good although the overall experience could be better. The service from the owner to the waiters is ok. Efficient but not friendly. The two of us ordered... More 

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23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

I go back to Charlotte 1er every time I visit Cagnes sur Mer for their excellent seafood...boulliabaise, local fish dishes and their most excellent Plateau au Fruit de Mer, reasonably priced for two, but bountiful enough for three. Located on the Boulevard, overlooking the sea, a great location for people watching and sipping an aperitif. You know it's good as... More 

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115 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

I know Charlot since 15 years and every time we want to show our guests how the fish or other seafood shall be prepared we take them there. Fish is always fresh, so you do not know what is going to be available that very day, but whatever is served is fantastic. Very simple preparation, not allowing to mask deficiencies... More 

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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Charlot 1er is a wellknown, highquality seafoodrestaurant placed on the busy street along the beach. Always something to look at. The staff is frienly and takes care of your orders quickly serving the very good seafood in a professional way.

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
French, Seafood, Mediterranean, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 87 Promenade de la Plage, 06800 Cagnes-sur-Mer, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Cagnes-sur-Mer
  • Phone Number: +33 4 93 31 00 07

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