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) #4 of 33 Restaurants in Ciboure ₹₹₹₹ French
15, quai Maurice-Ravel, 64500 Ciboure, France
+33 5 59 47 29 16
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
15 May 2017
29 Mar 2017
“Creative and modern”
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15, quai Maurice-Ravel, 64500 Ciboure, France
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Reviewed 16 May 2017

We discovered Ciboure and this enchanting little restaurant on the last day of our holiday. We stopped off for lunch and had we more time would have liked to return for dinner. Lunch was a beautifully composed and executed 3 course Menu du Marche served...More

Thank john i
Reviewed 30 March 2017

L'Ephemere looks simple from the outside but the cuisine inside is delicious. It is not excessively complicated but it is creative and innovative, with simple substantial dishes given an interesting modern touch. Excellent seafood and desserts in particular. The service is also attentive and friendly.

Thank Matthew S
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We booked in here, being one of the (very) few restaurants open on a Monday evening, on the recommendation of Laurent (owner of Chateau d'Urtubie, where we were staying). It lived up to his recommendations. Welcome and service were excellent, food really tasty, and the...More

Thank Rob W
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The food and its presentation is superb and innovative. Menus give just the right amount of choice and change each season. Fresh fish from the port 50m away, great Basque produce. Special occasions or relaxing lunches on the terrace. Our apartment overlooks the kitchen. We'll...More

Thank amccracken2016
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Fantastic welcome, service and food. We arrived after our hotel booked our table the same evening in the holiday season. Excellent advice, and our foodie kids were treated with respect and interest. Champagne by the glass and even demi-bouteilles of good Bourgogne ensures a pleasant...More

Thank Thenri1
Reviewed 11 July 2015 via mobile

This place was recommended to us by a local. Food authentic, delicious, and reasonably priced. Staff spoke English. Hi end atmosphere.

Thank piscesgirl001
Reviewed 2 January 2015

I went to l'Ephemere just after Christmas for lunch with my mom. From outside nothing special however once we've entered, the restaurant is nicely designed but also not overwhelming. The staff is very helpful and pleasant, always smiling and trying to meet our expectations at...More

Thank MSDM2014
Reviewed 7 July 2014

Found it just opening on a rainy Sunday evening. At 19h30, they had not yet set tables, but were very welcoming. Amuse bouche was a trio of STALE sushi, peanut cream and delicious sliver of raw sardine with olive. Long, long wait for next part...More

Thank travelclick
Reviewed 27 July 2012

Judging from the chef's more than considerable talent, this place should have a michellin star... Just sitting down and looking at the flatware, and serving dishes you know this lunch ( in our case) or dinner experience is going to be good .. But surprise!...More

3  Thank ialine
Reviewed 30 January 2012

Had a fab dinner here with some friends on friday night. The service was hospitable and fast. The food was excellent and abundant. Sometimes these types of restaurants can be a but stingy with quantity but its nbot the case here. Their website is good...More

Thank LyndaParis_France
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 73 - US$ 219
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15, quai Maurice-Ravel, 64500 Ciboure, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Pyrenees-Atlantiques  >  Basque Country  >  Ciboure
  • Phone Number: +33 5 59 47 29 16
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