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L'Esquisse

1 rue Jeanne D Arc, 29100 Douarnenez, France
+33 2 98 74 21 88
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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chicken” (2 reviews)
“marina” (2 reviews)
“dramatic” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1 rue Jeanne D Arc, 29100 Douarnenez, France
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1 - 10 of 13 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Tripadvisor helped us find this nice place - tastefull interior with interesting paintings on the walls - for sale. Nice, observant and friendly service. The food is good and nicely presented.

Thank Gitte L
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Found this diamond on tripadvisor I had a steak, my wife had chicken and our daughter had a burger, all were perfectly cooked. The staff were attentive and despite us all attempting France were very polite.

Thank Timleese
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Dinner with family, shared entrée with selection of brochettes, salmon, boudin noir, shrimp, chicken. good selection and flavouring. main courses the burgers & fish in papillote: meat and fish and home made frites. Both excellent, although personally a little too much cheese for the size...More

Thank TMan92
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

The town has a wide range of choices all around the harbour and marina which extends for quite a way around a rocky headland. This was the closest to the campsite so we called by and asked if a table was available and one was...More

1  Thank andyt1993
Reviewed 27 March 2017

France and vegetarian food don't usually go hand-in-hand so I was quite prepared to be eating pizza or pasta again when we were in Douarnenez last week. How wrong I was! Firstly, L'Esquisse, in the Port de Plaisance, offers a vegetarian dish on their main...More

Thank Jen W
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Nice atmosphere, lovely paintings, great food and friendly staff. Will go again and would recommend it.

Thank Hélène M
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

there aren't many options in late october, but this one is a pretty good one. food (fish soup, entrecôte and gambas) was good, dessert also. nice service. a good place for dinner.

Thank orianajade_08
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Very welcoming couple, dramatic original art decor, lovely food especially Fillet de St Pierre (John Dory). Easy parking nearby too, but notable for being uniquely open on Sunday evening. Excellent.

Thank mindboggler13
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Although the restaurant was full we were welcomed and put outside under heaters where we were soon joined by others. Excellent set lunch. Generous portions and delicious fish. Good pudding called tiramisu but a bit like homemade trifle.

Thank Jane D
Reviewed 28 April 2016

This is one of those places you hesitate about reviewing, knowing that a good review might attract more people and prevent you getting a table next time you go! However, the staff and the food warrant a good review, so here it is. Located just...More

Thank TheWritersRoom
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$45
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, 有泊車位, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 rue Jeanne D Arc, 29100 Douarnenez, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Finistere  >  Douarnenez
  • Phone Number: +33 2 98 74 21 88
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