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chez albert

Vieux Port, Biarritz, France
+33 5 59 24 43 84
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood” (69 reviews)
“turbot” (14 reviews)
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French, Seafood, European, Spanish, Soups
$$ - $$$
Vieux Port, Biarritz, France
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Reviewed 2 days ago

we went to biarritz on a day trip from san sebastian and this place was recommended by the concierge. what a delicious lunch. we had the grilled sardines and the sea bream for 2. the fish could not have been fresher as the boats come...More

Thank kasumiga
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Sitting outside at the plastic tables looking out over the port is a great place to stop to take in the scenery with some wine and good food. Lines to get a table can be long at night, but if you stop for a drink...More

1  Thank 226sheilaw
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

On our first visit here we were pleased to be sitting well indoors as it was an extremely wet night so we were very pleased to order the excellent fish soup. It was a lovely evening when we mad a return visit so we ate...More

Thank HandT19
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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Absolutely loved this place!! We were so happy we chose this restaurant for lunch. It has a great atmosphere and the waiters are nice too. The restaurant was quite busy for lunchtime but we got our food in a decent time! The seafood is just...More

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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Tucked in to a small space by the old harbour Chez Albert specialises in fish. Open for lunch and dinner it is a must, but book first. Our mains were Cod and Monkfish and never had they been served as fresh. My cod glistened and...More

1  Thank Jon H
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Beautiful atmosphere, right at the dock/Oceanside.Excellent service. The best paella and creme brûlée I've ever had.

1  Thank deanne s
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant and wonderful food particularly the sole menuiere which was absolutely outstanding. Tarte tatin in no way resembled a tarte tatin . Wished I'd had the chocolate pudding which looked amazing.

1  Thank Naomi L
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Good food, good service - a place where it looks like you need to book. All the dishes our group had were good to excellent. This would have got score a 5 but the restaurant has elected to pack the tables into the room such...More

1  Thank Anthony B
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We were told reservations were not needed. First mistake. We were let in but seated right next to toilets. Should have left then. Waiter was curt and almost rude. Second red flag. Fish dish quite ordinary, and expensive fruits de mer platter had three types...More

Thank callaw
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We are here on a night when they only had platters of sea food on the menu due to a large party booking. My wife and I had the fruit de mer for two which included everything including crab langoustine prawns oysters and clams and...More

1  Thank Drew I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
12:15 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Vieux Port, Biarritz, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Pyrenees-Atlantiques  >  Basque Country  >  Biarritz
  • Phone Number: +33 5 59 24 43 84
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