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Never judge a book by its cover

Very nearly walked past L'Alibi as it looks avergae from the street ... don't be fooled. We ducked... read more

Reviewed March 26, 2018
Nottingham, UK
A great end to the evening.

The young bar an was very helpful. Amazing cocktails were amazing. Well worth a visit. If ever I go... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2016
Leeds, United Kingdom
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26 Mar 2018
“Never judge a book by its cover”
24 Sep 2016
“A great end to the evening.”
53 Rue St Jean du Perot, 17000, La Rochelle, France
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Reviewed March 26, 2018

Very nearly walked past L'Alibi as it looks avergae from the street ... don't be fooled. We ducked in to check it out & ended upstaying for a few hours. Rum, cocktails, beer, live music/DJ's. Friendly bar staff (top man Basile) & a fun place...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2016

The young bar an was very helpful. Amazing cocktails were amazing. Well worth a visit. If ever I go back to La Rochelle, I will definitely visit this bar again.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Janette-Ian
Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

We loved this place, the bar staff were friendly and introduced me to my now new favourite rum rather than letting me buy a maybe better marketed brand! Let us sample some great rums and some homemade punches which were awesome. I enjoyed the best...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

Amazing place. After reading reviews we headed straight here and the cocktails were amazing a bottle for 35 euros well worth it. We had a taste and made a decision. Service was amazing and great music from a DJ playing in bar. The only improvement...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank RobBurrows
Reviewed April 28, 2016

An explosion of flavors. We try this bar during our trip in La Rochelle. We really like it so we try it again.Consume it without moderation. Nice music and nice people to have a drink!!

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Soukayna Souki M
Reviewed October 15, 2015

Great ambience, music and décor. Very friendly waiters, I asked for a Virgin Mojito, which was prepared with as much care as the rum version and it was delicious! My friend couldn't choose, so the waiter kindly advised her to try "todays" cocktail, a Krilanowich,...More

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank Alison16400
Reviewed May 7, 2015 via mobile

We popped in towards the end of a long evening wandering the hotspots of La Rochelle. Good vibe, good strong music and a gorgeous blonde gal behind the bar. Lovely caipirinhas followed by Ginger Schnapps, on the house. Next time we return to France we'll...More

1  Thank SteveLeeGB
Reviewed April 20, 2015 via mobile

After a wonderful dinner down the street at La Boussole I stopped in this terrific bar. So glad I did. The owners/bartenders are these vibrant guys who love their rum and make homemade rum punches that are sublime. (And I know my cocktails -- these...More

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