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La Samaritaine

) #1,598 of 1,909 Restaurants in Marseille $$ - $$$ Bar, Cafe, French
2 quai du Port, 13002 Marseille, France
+33 4 91 90 31 41
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  • Excellent7%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible32%
24 Oct 2016
“Good for drinks ”
16 Jun 2016
“Lovely location - shame about the service”
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Bar, Cafe, French
$$ - $$$
2 quai du Port, 13002 Marseille, France
Neighbourhood: Hôtel de Ville
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit to Marseille and we fancied a coffee on arrival La Samaritaine is situated in a great location and looked lovely We went in and found a seat After 10/15 minutes we ( and others) had been overlooked several times by the waiter...More

Thank JeffTheChairman
Reviewed 12 April 2017

If you are not French then please save yourself the indignity of this place. I have never met such rude and arrogant waiters in all my life.

Thank zico2000
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Nice place for a couple of drinks. They were very generous with their gin and the service and prices where good

Thank Matthew K
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

So wife and I took a stroll around the old dock and a nice place it was too. Feeling hungry we piled into La Samaritaine, what a superb location and the menu boasts of a long proud history serving artists, poets and politicians. Had we...More

Thank PaulVWilliams
Reviewed 17 October 2016

If I'd bothered to check on here I would have gone elsewhere...but just like you, I was passing and thirsty. It looks really nice and it's just by the port so you can watch the passing show. You take a seat and some waiters who...More

Thank Alan M
Reviewed 24 September 2016

While it has a prime spot with great views of the old port, that is about all it has going for it. We had lunch here, and the meal was horrible. The service was terrible. We asked for the Internet password and he took forever...More

Thank Farmgirl_likestravel
Reviewed 14 September 2016

The restaurant seemed to have a mix of tourists and locals with locals being the larger number of customers. We took this as a good sign. The coffee drinkers in our group seemed very pleased. The croissants were the freshest and most delicious we have...More

Thank Donald W
Reviewed 2 September 2016

My group visited this restaurant for drinks on a visit to the Old Port. The outside seating overlooks the harbour and is a pleasant place to relax in the sun. The service was good and the prices reasonable. WE would certainly visit again if in...More

Thank malcolm-oapa
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Called for drinks only. very rude staff who short changed us. The serving waiter disappeared with our change. Only a small amount but it was the principle. Please do not visit.

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Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Stopped by for a light breakfast and coffee as it looked charming and was in a great location. Prices were reasonable given that it is right on the old port, and the food menu was inviting, however the service was a big let down. We...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, Cafe, French
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 quai du Port, 13002 Marseille, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Marseille>  > Hôtel de Ville
  • Neighbourhood: Hôtel de Ville
  • Phone Number: +33 4 91 90 31 41
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