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Restaurant La Matelote

80 boulevard Sainte Beuve, 62200 Boulogne-sur-Mer, France
+33 3 21 30 17 97
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good26%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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80 boulevard Sainte Beuve, 62200 Boulogne-sur-Mer, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last dined here about 10 years ago and was good then. Back again and opted for one of the overnight packages which included a 5 course seafood menu. It's a lovely hotel and restaurant and the whole experience was great, canapés to start then we...More

Thank Pricey2512
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were well received. Service was prompt but not rushed. But the standard of the food was outstanding; the quality and the presentation by Tony Lestienne and his team was so good, with lots of little extras included, so that the palate was excited throughout...More

Thank Lawrence P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an excellent restaurant with excellent food. It was probably our best dining during a month long trip.

Thank cmjngsj
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Before I begin, rather than write "delicious!"after everything I'll just say this. Everything we had at La Matelote was DELICIOUS! We were in Boulogne for just a few hours and chose La Matelote to eat having read reviews on trip advisor. We began our meal...More

Thank zingy171
Reviewed 3 November 2017

We stayed for 2 days with 4 couse meal included. Main course was a choice between meat and fish. Second day was exact,y the same but as we had looked up reviews we new we could have some other meat (same meal otherwise???). We had...More

Thank JanHilhorst
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

I have been coming here off and on for over 30 years and I have always found the food top and this latest visit is no exception. Nicely situated opposite Nausica on the sea front there is a large car park nearby. The decor has...More

Thank michaelclay2n
Reviewed 29 August 2017

Well deserved Michelin stars, excellent food, & service. very good attention to detail and excellent wine list.

1  Thank retired303
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Sensational in every possible way. Every mouthful a treat. Superb service. Comfortable, not too noisy, just perfect. Large choice of menus, but really I think it doesn't matter a jot what you order - everything beyond delicious. Every detail perfect.

1  Thank Lymlou
Reviewed 5 August 2017

My wife having been twice as a works outing from England to experience fine dinning. Could never stop talking about how wonderful the food was. Especially the Degustation menu. We planned a three day get away to a local Chateau and lunch at La Matelote....More

Thank David F
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We have eaten at this Michelin one star several times and have always really enjoyed it, but never previously on a Sunday. Madame was not on duty and neither was the excellent sommelier. Although the service was adequate (but not outstanding) the lobster (which we...More

Thank lhscontrol
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$43 - US$101
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 80 boulevard Sainte Beuve, 62200 Boulogne-sur-Mer, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Hauts-de-France  >  Pas-de-Calais  >  Boulogne-sur-Mer
  • Phone Number: +33 3 21 30 17 97
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