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71A route de Montil | Breuillet, 17920, Royan, France
+33 5 46 22 11 38
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“amuse bouche” (6 reviews)
“pastrami” (2 reviews)
“foie gras” (3 reviews)
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French, European
71A route de Montil | Breuillet, 17920, Royan, France
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1 - 10 of 22 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In all my travels around France I have never eaten better than I have at this restaurant. Set in an area of new houses this ultra-modern building houses the restaurant and a few letting bedrooms. The design of the restaurant is very pleasing and the...More

Thank michael a
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Had a lot of restaurants to choose from but we wanted mussels and paella. So we picked this one. Very pleasant staff and excellent people watching. Both the mussels and paella were outstanding. But the house wine was not so good. Good menu with a...More

Thank Joe R
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

The top floor of an apartment block is a very surprising setting for this wonderful restaurant. Beautiful view of the sea and harbour. Lovely little amuse bouche. Then I had cassoulet of escargot, my husband had poached oysters in champagne cream sauce. I had pollock...More

Thank Elaine B
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

With two birthdays to celebrate there was only one choice of destination- L'aquarelle! From the moment we entered we we made feel most welcome by all the staff. An assortiment of canapés /snacks were presented whilst we chose from the menu and, of course, the...More

Thank WalterWhite17120
Reviewed 8 August 2016

One again our annual visit to L’Aquaelle was a highpoint of our holiday. (We have eaten there ever since it opened on the other side of Breuillet.) Over time, M. Taffart seems to have somewhat simplified his presentation while concentrating more on flavour and his...More

Thank Mike A
Reviewed 13 April 2016 via mobile

I took my wife for a Saturday lunch on her birthday. We had the 6 course "digestion" menu with 6 different glasses of wine. It was beyond wonderful. At 120 euros a head some might be put off but please do not be. Please forgive...More

1  Thank michael a
Reviewed 3 March 2016

This was our third visit to this wonderful restaurant. As always the hostess Aurélie was a delight and made us feel very welcome in spite of our very limited French. All of the staff were attentive, friendly and polite and not in the least bit...More

1  Thank andrewhay
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Decent price for the menu decouverte. From veal carpaccio to revisited tomatoes & burrata to monkfish, gambas, pigeon the Chef is an expert and would deserve a second star. The service is friendly, smily and efficient. Nice presentation of the plates! Bravo Chef Taffard!

1  Thank Olivier M
Reviewed 24 July 2015

The menu with 57 Euro, whith 3 dishes is great! They serve you a lot of extras before and after the meal you order. Wineprices are quite low for this level starting on 25Euro for highquality. I strongly recomend the chese-wagon (10 Euro extra) and...More

1  Thank Olav-Hi
Reviewed 6 May 2015 via mobile

Very enjoyable lunch. Service and food well worth a second Michelin Star. Excellent value for money too!!!

Thank WalterWhite17120
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, View, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71A route de Montil | Breuillet, 17920, Royan, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Charente-Maritime  >  Royan
  • Phone Number: +33 5 46 22 11 38
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