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Olatua

30, Boulevard Thiers, 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
+33 5 59 51 05 22
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
12 Apr 2017
“Nice food and with options”
19 Feb 2016
“Tasty Basque food in a quiet bistro setting.”
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CUISINES
French, European, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
30, Boulevard Thiers, 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
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1 - 10 of 17 reviews

Reviewed 12 April 2017

It is a charming restaurant, the hosts are very servicing and the quality of food was correct. I would come back again

Thank Eddie M
Reviewed 19 February 2016

Just steps from our hotel we found this pleasant restaurant that offered very flavorful Basque dishes. We started with a plate of tapas (mushroom and cheese croquette, cod and potato croquette, Bayonne ham, and chorizo). I took the salmon, which came beautifully cooked and presented...More

Thank Marion T
Reviewed 4 October 2015

We were the only non-locals in the restaurant. We both chose the full menu of the day and it was a nice selection. We chose different entrees and both liked them for their spin on the regular local food. The service was fair not great...More

Thank Dinaskids
Reviewed 1 October 2015

The steaming hot fish soup was remarquable for its flavours, taste and colour. The prawn salad and bread were well appreciated along with the duck pâté served with toast on arrival but the steak wasn't cooked to taste and went back to the kitchen half...More

Thank Chalindia
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Our visit started with some complications about the reservation, but at the end we get the table in the bar side, which I found later as an advantage. The starters and the wine from Navarra were OK and the main courses partly too. The clou...More

1  Thank Ladislav V
Reviewed 1 August 2015

We enjoyed an excellent evening meal here . We chose from the set menu - the carpaccio de boeuf ( entree) and merluz / hake ( both delicious) and from the aka carte part of the menu - soupe de poisson ( beyond excellent. !!!!!...More

Thank Vari D
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Good food, good service. Good location. Have the squid in ink if on the menu. A little pricey but not bad value.

Thank hillers2015
Reviewed 10 July 2015

Ive had 2 birthday meals here, and I hope to have more. Genuinely exceptional cooking of top quality ingredients. Simple presentation and cooking but with top quality technique. Loved the fois gras and the duck, as did my (then) 2 .5 year old son who...More

Thank Padsky
Reviewed 8 July 2015

We were lucky enough to find this place during a recent trip to France and I am so glad we did. Fantastic food, excellent service and I liked the fact that it was located a little outside the center of town. Entrecôte was perfectly cooked...More

Thank J W
Reviewed 15 May 2015

What a great find, thanks to Tripadvisor! Wonderful honest French food, cooked & seasoned perfectly. We opted for a light lunch of fish soup and a foie gras starter and both were outstanding, coupled with friendly attentive service. Would definitely like to return to explore...More

Thank dpo148
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30, Boulevard Thiers, 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Pyrenees-Atlantiques  >  Basque Country  >  Saint-Jean-de-Luz
  • Phone Number: +33 5 59 51 05 22
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