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CHEMIN DE LA BRUNETTE, Ferney-Voltaire, France
+33 4 50 40 63 52
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12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 22:00
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Tue - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 22:00
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London, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lots of great seafood. Oysters, sea snails, lobster, crab, langoustines etc. What's not to love? Interesting to see a complete mix of people eating - from those definitely dressed up for the evening to those, like us, coming back after a day on the pistes!

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Thank 442sonia
Geneva, Switzerland
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79 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

If you are craving seafood, go directly to Le Pirate in Ferney it's a risk proof adventure! Excellent cuisine by the chef Franck-Pierre and warm hospitality of his better half Valerie attending to the guests are outstanding. The menue offers excellent selection of sea fish and shellfish, oysters, lobsters, crabmeat, St Jacques, snails, and whatever else your heart desires. Great... More 

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Thank Jannat S
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

As the name would suggest, the food is primarily fish but one of our party had beef which she said was excellent. There were several fixed price menus with lots to choose from. However, the waiters couldn't remember who had what. It took more than an hour between the first course being cleared and the second served in spite of... More 

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Thank Henry G
Switzerland
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Have been there twice in three weeks and it's always been excellent food and efficient and pleasant service. Have taken friends for the first time and they loved it.

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Thank Francine F
Geneva, Switzerland
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24 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Great seafood, friendly staff. Well located. However, they do not have ample parking as the restaurant is always packed. Book in advance.

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Gex, France
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

When I really want to have a meal to please my palate and my eyes, I visit The Pirate. I love the Gourmand lunch menu, but usually always order the soufflée au Grand Marnier to finish. The evening menu is a travel through different French cuisines and I have never been disappointed. Every bit as good when you are just... More 

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Canton of Geneva, Switzerland
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71 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

The terrific servers tandem made the all difference, now retired ; the chefs have been very well harmonized in their succession. The creator was a character with business acumen and talents. The Maitre d'hotel, has to evolve beyond a rather provocative, nose up, bossy model - she/he has an effect on the atmosphere. A matter of taste and standing. Food... More 

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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

This restaurant is the best. I order mixed salad and steak. I misunderstood for salad. They served us the seafood salad. I finished eating they acknowledged me but they did not charge me. The taste of beef steak is very great. The texture of steak is so tender.

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Aylesbury, Bucks
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41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

We were flying home the next day and we came here due to Hotel location. We were not expecting such a place. The Menu is so varied and every course was truly amazing. Honestly worth every penny. We were treated to a free Entrée and extra dessert! then the Chef actually came out to meet us! I shook his hand... More 

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Geneva, Switzerland
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93 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

I was one of nine people invited to a birthday dinner at Le Pirate and was delighted to return after many visits over the years, never having been disappointed. Nor was I this time! That was why I was surprised to read some of the the rather negative feedback lately. The welcome was pleasant and the service was impeccable. All... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 28 - US$ 70
Cuisine
French, Seafood, European, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: CHEMIN DE LA BRUNETTE, Ferney-Voltaire, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes  >  Ain  >  Ferney-Voltaire
  • Phone Number: +33 4 50 40 63 52
Description
RESTAURANT/BRASSERIE DE FRUITS DE MER ET POISSONS PRINCIPALEMENT AVEC UNE EQUIPE JEUNE ET DYNAMIQUE
TERRASSE EN ETE
JARDIN D'HIVER

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