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Chez Jo

Plage du Layet, 83980 Cavaliere, Le Lavandou, France
+33 4 94 05 85 06
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“potatoes” (5 reviews)
“bouillabaisse” (5 reviews)
“lobster” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Seafood, Mediterranean
$$ - $$$
Plage du Layet, 83980 Cavaliere, Le Lavandou, France
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

We came with a stroller and they blocked table for us. The food is amazing and fresh. Very generous and a place to go!! I clearly recommend this place for a nice moment and great food!

Thank Derouard
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

We have had lunch twice and really loved it. You can have a simple lunch (salads, omelette, grilled fish and mussels) or go for a good meal with lobster or bouillabaisse. The location is very special: just a simple terrace built over the water with...More

Thank Ingrid V
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Arrive by boat ,anchor and hail the restaurant boat man to take you ashore. We arrive early and the waitresses were still topless. Very disconcerting when the lean over you to explain the menu. Famous for fish especially the bouillabaisse. The cod cheeks are partially...More

Thank MrsC2108
Reviewed 28 June 2017

This charming little place never fails to delight! when one considers it is a stone shed with an outdoor oven and a terrace that sits over the sparkling waters from which the daily fish are caught the fare is exceptional! The first thing you must...More

1  Thank Duncanlwilson
Reviewed 16 May 2017

A return visit and if anything Chez Jo had improved on last year! The most delicious langouste, potatoes and garlicky tomatoes and a mystère glacé to finish. Simple but divine. Service was great. Bill a little steep! Roll on next year!

Thank 256GCo256
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Went to Chez Jo after a recommendation from a friend while on holiday in Le Levandou. What an amazing restuarant. Thank God we reserved. The Atmosphere right on the water is always feel good. My husband speaks French so that always helps. The food was...More

Thank District S
Reviewed 14 September 2016

The menu is very basic: fish, lobster, prawns, omelettes. But don't be fooled, as everything is fresh, beautifully cooked and delicious. Tables are crammed together which adds to a party atmosphere. Staff work hard in challenging conditions. Prices are not cheap. Having said all that,...More

Thank veronicaday
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We arrived to the beach by boat and a young man came and got us on a cute little paddle boat which was pleasant. We waited a short while to be seated and had to flag someone down to order. There were plenty of large...More

2  Thank Anna D
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Such a wonderful place to visit! The staff can speak some English and are extremely welcoming. Food is so wonderful and a real treat. Prices are very reasonable and is one of our favourite places to visit. If coming by boat, there is a taxi...More

1  Thank Claire F
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

The food was amazing but had a slight shock as the beach is nudist . A beautiful spot but you better come waxed girls and boys.

Thank Alison C
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plage du Layet, 83980 Cavaliere, Le Lavandou, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  French Riviera - Cote d'Azur  >  Le Lavandou  >  Cavaliere
  • Phone Number: +33 4 94 05 85 06
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