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La Palmea

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198 avenue Henri Clews, 06210 Mandelieu-la-Napoule, France
+33 4 92 19 22 50
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Boulogne-Billancourt, France
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

In the summer the place is very crowded, and never attracted me to stop by. End of October, I has enough time to hang around and decide to visit for a dinner. We were welcomed by a nice lady, very friendly and propose mulitple seating options. Each Friday, they serve Bouillabaisse. This was our choice: very rich, and fresh, lot... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

One of the best experinences we have ever had. We have been here twice now and had have the menu at EUR 33 both times. Full value for the money. Extremly nice and plesant service. You really feel welcome and appreciated as a client. This is for surre a place we would like to visit again. All ok and the... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

From the outside, La Palmea doesn't look like much, but don't let that fool you. This is by far the best restaurant dinner I've had in a long time. The three course €49,50 menu offers very good value. The starter, quale with a side of fruits, provided a hearty start for what was to come. Roasted just right. The main... More 

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Thank TheDane81
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

We choose the 33 euro menu and champagne and were pleasantly surprised. Started off with carpaccio and gazpacho respectively, both intense but silky smooth. For main we had the dorade cooked to perfection. Desert was a three layer chocolate cake, divine, with the capuccino that we ordered separately. Service kind and attentive. Warmly recommended.

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Dublin, Ireland
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37 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016

We have eaten here many times over the years and have never had a bad experience. The food is always good and beautifully presented. The set menus are excellent value. Service is friendly and professional. The location, though just above the road, is not noisy and there is a lovely view of the marina from the tastefully designed dining room.... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016

I was told by friends they had the best bouillabaisse but it took me 3 years to go there and check out. I also checked prices all over cannes and surrounding and usually a basic bouillabaisse is between 55 and 70 euros per pax. When I pass by in the afternoon and saw they had it for 42 Euros and... More 

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Thank Eric E
Basel, Switzerland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 May 2016

very tasty food, friendly staff and way to make reservation works (via internet, 20min before going there receving a confirmation). the fish, the dessert were simply succulent !!!

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Thank Estelle F
Cairo, Egypt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

The Palmea is a consistently excellent restaurant with friendly service and a large selection of great food.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2016

Everything you'd expect from a French restaurant except a certain je ne sais quoi. All very professional, the food good to very good, the service efficient, the prices acceptable, the situation OK (traffic under the windows, but good views across the port to the hills of the Esterel National Park) but somehow any sense of joy has been subsumed by... More 

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Thank Ken M
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101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2015 via mobile

There is a change of format here which is a real shame. The previous 41.50 euro menu has now been replaced by an expensive a la Carte.This means the excellent wild sea bass (loup de mer) now costs 43.50 per person and you have to be two to order this fish. If you do order a first course and a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 198 avenue Henri Clews, 06210 Mandelieu-la-Napoule, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Mandelieu-la-Napoule
  • Phone Number: +33 4 92 19 22 50

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