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Ristorante Al Dente

13 Rue Gambetta, 64200 Biarritz, France
+33 5 59 22 54 66
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good42%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“bruschetta” (4 reviews)
“linguine” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (3 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
13 Rue Gambetta, 64200 Biarritz, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Balanced great French food that is neither too rich or too fancy. Wholesome, fresh and very good value for money.

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous meal, twice we visited. Very friendly staff, helpful and polite. The Pave de Bouef special was outstanding as too was the Rhum Baba, Orvietto and the exceptionally large glass of Hennessey. Great value, only had steak better than this in New York. Is why...More

Thank Sho-Stopper-68
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely meal with great service. The bruschetta was delicious. The past with chicken was first class and they even had a vegan dish. Good value as well.

Thank Stan J
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We had lunch at Al Dente and our only regret was that as we were leaving Biarritz that afternoon we could not return. It is always a great sign when a restaurant is full of locals!!! They always know good food and value. If you...More

Thank Stephen T
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Went with my wife and we both loved the food Chef and owner has been there 16 years Service and ambience is delightful A simple menus with a great choice of dishes. You won't be disappointed.

1  Thank SteveEnglandSurrey
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We had a very pleasant evening at Al Dente, and ordered the starter and main course specials. Starter was bruschetta with mozzarella and a beautiful slice of ham, nicely presented and very tasty. Main course was rigatoni, cooked to perfection and again very tasty. Overall...More

Thank 4Peas_11
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We popped in by chance as the smells drifting out were very enticing and there was a lively buzz from the terrace. Luckily they managed to squeeze us inside but we were a bit squashed, it was hard to get out to loo and the...More

2  Thank TerriSChichester
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Went in here as it still had some empty tables.....Biarritz absolutely stuffed over the bank hol weekend.....and ended up with a really excellent meal. Great service. And not stupid money. Recommended

2  Thank Valerie-Parry
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We ate with my two kids and my wife in this nice italien restaurant. Book your table as very popular restaurant! Very good service with speed and attention. The food was very good: risotto with chicken brochette or linguini with scampi, excellent desserts around tasty...More

1  Thank Samuel R
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

One of the few pasta places in Biarritz, they do a good job of it. Nice wine selection too. Pasta is really nice and tasty, a little pricey for what it is - but well worth a visit.

Thank emmabema
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
19:30 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 Rue Gambetta, 64200 Biarritz, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Pyrenees-Atlantiques  >  Basque Country  >  Biarritz
  • Phone Number: +33 5 59 22 54 66
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