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The Marcel

) #131 of 234 Restaurants in Sete ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Seafood, Mediterranean
5 rue Lazare Carnot, 34200 Sete, France
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good43%
  • Average20%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible6%
15 Aug 2016
“Family dinner”
25 Nov 2015
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Seafood, Mediterranean
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
5 rue Lazare Carnot, 34200 Sete, France
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Reviewed 15 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and very friendly service!! I can really recommend this restaurant...you will not meet many tourists here...ideal for tasting real French food and atmosphere!

Thank Jeanny S
Reviewed 25 November 2015 via mobile

Good service Nice ambient The fish was very fresh and we'll prepared but as Italian I would not suggest the pasta with mussels The baby squid was very very good 140 euro 2 people 1 bottle wine 35 euro

Thank Lukebaz
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

We were looking for somewhere to eat in a quiet Saturday night in Sete and thought this looked a pleasant restaurant. It was very tasteful inside with linen tablecloths and napkins. The food was well-presented and tasty. Unfortunately the service stopped us giving more stars....More

Thank sixofone
Reviewed 2 December 2014

Yes,the restaurant is quite charming inside but the food was a disappointment after reading so many positive reviews.The meals are bordering on nouveau, small serves for the money spent.My wife had a so called minestrone with prawns for a main but it looked more like...More

Thank sherpa33
Reviewed 30 September 2014

We ate at Marcel's when the Sete carnival was on and it was such a lovely experience. On first appearance peeking around the door we thought it might be a bit quiet (given how busy the rest of town was) and a bad sign but...More

Thank hispanophile21
Reviewed 18 September 2014

This restaurant has to the THE best restaurant in Sete - away from the tourist fish places all along the canal side . It's tucked away across the bridge and it has the best ambiance in town with intimate tables , discreet lighting and equally...More

Thank Glen B
Reviewed 17 July 2014

Reservation is recommended at this restaurant. I tried to call them 4 times during opening hours, but only reached the answering machine - which did not want to take any message, since it's storage was full. I shall never find out about the food...

Thank SnootyAgouti
Reviewed 19 September 2012

Rick's place has nothing on Marcel. The joint is out of a 40's film noir. And the overall atmosphere matches the quality of the food, which if not great is certainly very very good. We started with clams with parsley, and nearly a hundred of...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017
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  • Address: 5 rue Lazare Carnot, 34200 Sete, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Occitanie  >  Herault  >  Sete
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