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Beau Rivage

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+33 (0)2 51 32 03 01
Fish and shellfish star in Joseph Drapeau's classic, accomplished repertoire.

Closed 2 wks. Oct., 3 wks. Jan., Sun. dinner (Sep.-Jun.), Mon. (except dinner Jul.-Aug.). Open until 9:30pm

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Beau Rivage, Les Sables d'Olonne, france

Beau Rivage Restaurant Review

: The restaurant's terrace looks onto the beach, but don't dream of drifting in here in a bathing costume. Understated elegance is the Beau Rivage style. Fish and shellfish star in Joseph Drapeau's classic, accomplished repertoire, although his menu extends to Challans duck, Limousin beef, and even a truffle-stuffed pig's trotter. But his talents shine brightest in seafood dishes like cuttlefish ragoût with ratatouille and a dash of lobster jus, or sublimely simple pan-roasted langoustines accented with fruity olive oil. Everything is top-quality, and the prices reflect that. Luckily, the excellent cellar posts reasonable tariffs.


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