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Les Arcenaulx

Cours Honore d'Estienne d'Orves, 13001 Marseille, France
+33 4 91 59 80 30
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“bouillabaisse” (26 reviews)
“apple pie” (2 reviews)
“foie gras” (5 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 14:00All hours
French, Mediterranean
Cours Honore d'Estienne d'Orves, 13001 Marseille, France
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1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely restaurant. A little more expensive but not silly prices and well worth it.A Dance class in the square was entertaining

Thank Paul A
Reviewed 8 July 2017

One thing that my wife said was a MUST this time in the Rhône, was a trip to Marseilles for bouillabasse. We had watched a travelogue and they featured that dish in a segment on Marseilles. So, I went on line and looked for the...More

Thank Dr_Tom82
Reviewed 17 May 2017

This restaurant is adjacent to a bookstore but has dining rooms whose walls are lined with books like a library. The food is very good, the prices are reasonable, and the service is helpful and friendly. I ordered a cheese plate for dessert, and it...More

Thank IrvingBrown
Reviewed 7 May 2017

The restaurant has a calm and sophisticated but unostentatious atmosphere. It is a welcome antidote to today's preference for brash clinical spaces. The food and service were excellent. The location is central but far enough removed from the main drag to be anything but touristy.

Thank David H
Reviewed 25 April 2017

Our dinner here was a delight. The restaurant location on the pedestrian zone is convenient. It is in an older building with a great atmosphere of walls of books - a library room feel. There are a few private rooms that look great as well....More

Thank JeanV22
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Arsenaulx has lots of potentials. Good location, excellent interiors, ambiance, classical music, good food and wine but a very indifferent staff. We wanted to order a Coup de Champagne when we were given the menus. It took 20 minutes before someone came to the table...More

Thank Arild R H
Reviewed 3 April 2017

A must try restaurant in Marseille! Service was good, and food was quite good! We had a big group of us and so i was able to see all kinds of dishes served from the restauant. Must try's are the local fish soup and the...More

Thank Jason T
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

A nice restaurant with lots of books all around. Starters and lamb were allright but apple pie was the best. I wish they served quicker

Thank egesercansp
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

Had lunch There, the price for the place , the starter , the main course and part of the service are justified . They also got a good wine list well priced . They dealt with my allergy really well . The big Downside is...More

Thank Eikichi O
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Upon my arrival in Marseille in 2013 this was actually the first restaurant I eat at in this city, the food was great and the place itself is exceptional, you can feel the history all around. I had lunch there again last week and the...More

Thank Mohamed S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$76
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
00:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
00:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
00:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
00:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
00:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
00:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cours Honore d'Estienne d'Orves, 13001 Marseille, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Marseille>  > Opéra
  • Neighbourhood: Opéra
  • Phone Number: +33 4 91 59 80 30
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