We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

LES PLANCHES

Certificate of Excellence
₹₹₹₹
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
101 av du Croiseur Leger le Malin, 83120 Sainte-Maxime, France
+33 4 94 49 40 86
Website
Today
00:00 - 15:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Tue - Sun 00:00 - 15:00
Thu - Sat 19:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50

326 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 40: English reviews
Bramhall, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Came back to les planches. After two year gap now very good food and excellent service We will be back

Helpful?
Thank Stephen W
Winchester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner here last Friday evening. Although it was out of season, the atmosphere was charming,warm and super friendly We had an amazing dinner, the food was superb. My shellfish risotto was the best I have ever eaten. We will definitely return to this little gem on the main road outside of ste Maxime

Helpful?
Thank Gill186300
Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, France
Level Contributor
30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2017

Having moved outside this area, it has been nearly 2 years since we have visited Les Planches. We found out that they recently acquired a new chef, and he is wonderful. The selection was perfect and the quality of high caliber. There are also other very good restaurants in Sainte Maxime, but now this is our favorite. Dining in an... More 

Helpful?
Thank W S
Wisbech, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
62 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

One of my favourite restaurants in Les Issambres. Great location, great host and staff. Very good food, but a little expensive. Ate there today, was warmly welcomed, but new chef? Not as good as before, sorry guys!

Helpful?
Thank 8JohnF
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Lunch today. Frito misto awful. Steak tartare very good. Tartare of tuna very good. Veal Milanese awful. Waiters charging round and splashing wine in the glasses and on one occasion on the table. Not at all relaxing.

Helpful?
1 Thank Michael H
Monaco-Ville, Monaco
Level Contributor
53 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

A friendly welcome, a marvellous terrace built on rocks lapped by waves (on a calm day!), aspiringly good food, very slow service. As restaurants go along this coast, this is one of the better bets.

Helpful?
Thank Berkmann2014
Darlington
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Myself and my Fiancee visited this place on the way back from been out for the afternoon. As it was later in afternoon, food was not served, but drinks were offered. We decided to have a bottle of wine, and just watch the world go by, this ended up been 2 bottles, from such a relaxing place to be. Our... More 

Helpful?
Thank Kelly B
Overijse, Belgium
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Les Planches is my favourite for a romantic dinner, even if this time we celebrated family birthdays. You feel like on a boat and watching the sunset over the sea is just magic. The food is superb and the service friendly.

Helpful?
Thank Marc H
London
Level Contributor
95 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Location? 5/5 - right down by the water with the sea lapping at the terrace. Service? 5/5 from the Maitre d' - Boris who instantly makes you feel welcome and at home- to all the other staff who are helpful. The food is simply awesome though pricey if you take the fresh fish option. We have eaten well on this... More 

Helpful?
Thank Neale B
Switzerland
Level Contributor
39 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016

Unique setting directly at the seaside, exactly what you expect from a (mainly) seafood and fish restaurant, right? Then you will not be disappointed, but of course, d'ont expect to pay the price of a big mac for what is offered: great view, carefully selected wines, fish of the day and friendly smiles.

Helpful?
Thank watchmaker16

Travellers who viewed LES PLANCHES also viewed

Sainte-Maxime, French Riviera - Cote d'Azur
Sainte-Maxime, French Riviera - Cote d'Azur
 
Sainte-Maxime, French Riviera - Cote d'Azur
Sainte-Maxime, French Riviera - Cote d'Azur
 
Sainte-Maxime, French Riviera - Cote d'Azur
Sainte-Maxime, French Riviera - Cote d'Azur
 

Been to LES PLANCHES? Share your experiences!

Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / PAYBACK
50
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 27 - US$ 86
Cuisine
French, Mediterranean
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, View, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
00:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
00:00 - 15:00
Thursday
00:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
00:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
00:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 av du Croiseur Leger le Malin, 83120 Sainte-Maxime, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Sainte-Maxime
  • Phone Number: +33 4 94 49 40 86

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of LES PLANCHES and other visitors
2 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (2)

Questions? Get answers from LES PLANCHES staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?