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La Boina

34 Boulevard Thiers, 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
+33 5 59 26 05 50
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“hake” (4 reviews)
“prawns” (2 reviews)
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French, European
$$ - $$$
34 Boulevard Thiers, 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

Very nice restaurant, great food, especially the chipirons. Amazing desserts, very friendly staff. We had a really nice evening and can warmly recomment the Place.

Thank AnnaBSandberg
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Superb meal here, shared a seafood salad fo start, it was massive with scallop, langoustine, prawns & jamon, just excellent and plenty for 2. We also shared the Merlu (Hake) for two in garlic & balsamic, a giant fish, filleted in front of you. It...More

Thank dmsuk_12
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We dined here on our first proper night in Saint Jean-de-Luz and were thoroughly impressed. Every dish was perfect and a great way to get started on Basque food. I enjoyed a pork dish here that might have been some of the yummiest pork I've...More

Thank Miss_Remi
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Picked this restaurant after Google maps gave it as the locals choice. It was well attended on a Monday night by locals and the food was excellent

Thank Richard J D
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We came here early on a Friday night and opted for the set menu. The choice was great and both of us had more than enough food for €31. The staff were extremely friendly and welcoming to our poor attempts at speaking French. Service was...More

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Excellent meal and service for a group of 29. We had the a Basque Chicken dish, Basque salad and dessert. Recommended.

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This unpretentious looking restaurant on the main drag is a lot better than the other tourist traps in the old town, and the number of apparent locals eating there bears witness to its quality. Great food, beautifully cooked in a no-frills manner, and at, for...More

Thank jobetim
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Received a recommendation at our hotel to try this restaurant and were not disappointed. Attentive but not obtrusive service. Fantastic fish of the day, beautifully done with some small shellfish and a wonderful light sauce. Basque cider as an alternative to wine was a very...More

1  Thank lmurray88
Reviewed 18 June 2016

We were a coach party and were treated to an excellent lunch of hot and cold tapas, with nice wine and beer. Service was excellent, particularly as there were so many of us. Great location, as well.

Thank John V
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Recommended by our hotelier and another excellent choice. Service was delightful and all meals were most enjoyable. EUR 235 for six people including wine represents terrific value for money.

Thank BorisZ
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Erin H
29 August 2017|
Response from AnnaBSandberg | Reviewed this property |
Hi! You will have to turn to the restaurant itself fo a reservation. I am only one of its guests :-) Kind regards, Anna B Sandberg, Sweden.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:15 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Boulevard Thiers, 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Pyrenees-Atlantiques  >  Basque Country  >  Saint-Jean-de-Luz
  • Phone Number: +33 5 59 26 05 50
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