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Nice bar at St Malo

We wanted to have a drink before going to dinner and we were referred to this bar. The waiters were... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2016
Maya K
Beirut, Lebanon
Didnt like it

Just went there for a beer and i would define it as a tourist trap, probably the only bad service... read more

Reviewed May 21, 2018
Paris, France
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  • Terrible19%
21 May 2018
“Didnt like it”
6 Nov 2017
“A proper bar”
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12 Place Chateaubriand | Hotel l'Univers, 35400, Saint-Malo, France
+33 2 99 40 89 52
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Reviewed May 21, 2018

Just went there for a beer and i would define it as a tourist trap, probably the only bad service we had in the whole weekend in normandy/britain. He was arrogant and not nice. Prices were OK being its a super touristic place. Anyways for...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

Nice, jolly bar next to foyer of Hotel l’Univers. Prompt service and a lively feel. Easy to stop for just one more drink...

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank john s
Reviewed September 25, 2017

We love the bar at l univers in the evening tapas is served with your drinks free of charge.the waiters are the best in st malo,a very confortable bar ,ideal for a few drinks before dinner

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 16, 2017 via mobile

The server is not friendly & too serious . He gave us the Menu after 15 min . We ordered couple of drinks & we had to wait 20min to serve them thing that's not acceptable . Lack of professionalism . Personally I ll never...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

If I could give this zero I would. On our last night in St Malo we stopped here for a drink but left as we could not get served after waiting for 20-30 mins. Twice we got the attention of table staff only to be...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Road643925
Reviewed December 30, 2016

As I was staying at the Hotel de l Univers I decided to try this iconic St Malo bar, and gosh I was not disappointed. The decor is full of boats photos with exotic animals hanging all over the place, it has a cosy look...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank AnneMarieFrance58
Reviewed September 30, 2016

We wanted to have a drink before going to dinner and we were referred to this bar. The waiters were fast, we had our drinks within 5-8 minutes of ordering and they offer a plate of amuse bouche (chips, olives, dried fruits...) courtesy of the...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Maya K
Reviewed September 13, 2016

We always frequent this bar in St Malo when we visit. It is situated in the main square, so is well placed to watch the world go by. Have an aperitif before lunch or a cocktail if the mood takes you and relax (their coffee...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Francophile1789
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

We love the character of this place, however, do not come here if you are not a smoker. We were on the top floor (4) but the smell of smoke permeates the whole building. The lift is ridiculously small. The shower in the room we...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Scrappydo16
Reviewed August 2, 2016 via mobile

As a local, I used to enjoy, till tonight, to come and have a drink: nice setting, very central... But #omg! Staff is rude and arrogant. They keep you unnecessarily waiting for long. Except to cash the bill. If you dare making a remark, be...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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