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Restaurant Bodega La Plancha

31, Rue Tourasse, 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
+33 5 59 26 97 42
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good42%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“paella” (10 reviews)
“sardines” (6 reviews)
“tapas” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
$$ - $$$
31, Rue Tourasse, 64500 Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed October 17, 2017

I ate here twice once with my wife and then with a group of friends. The staff were very friendly and welcoming both times even though they were very busy nothing was too much trouble. The food was excellent and very good value great fish...More

Thank Glyn B
Reviewed September 19, 2017

We shared a lovely little tapas platter and green salads. Nice sangria. Very friendly, busy, casual. Some English spoken. Easy place. Outdoors. Lots of choices.

Thank Helen R
Reviewed August 28, 2017

Late August and town thronged with people even on a Monday evening but managed to slip into a table for 2 before the queues really began to build after about 20.30. Although this small restaurant recycles its tables over the evening we never felt rushed...More

Thank TimDiggle
Reviewed August 11, 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful to celebrate a remarkable man at a very special restaurant! One of our love spots for 10 years and counting...Mouth watering paella with huge smiles look on at families enjoying this most celebrated family 🥘 🦀🐠🦐🐡🦑🐟. Fish soup To die for!!! Roaring...More

Thank Shanaaz H
Reviewed July 7, 2017

A busy Saturday night, so we'd booked a table. I had octopus carpaccio which was ok and then sardines which were a bit too over cooked. Others had antipasti and the paella. Nothing offensive but not amazing either. Wouldn't rush back as service a bit...More

Thank ten2one
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

This is in the heart of the tourist lunch district and is very busy in Summer. No surprises on the set menu but the food is decent quality and the service is prompt.

Thank Matthew S
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

We ordered a fish soup...it even didn't look like having any fish. More like vegetables soup, with cheese and cocktail sauce...a mess. We ordered "Parrillada aux 7 poissons" not even one was good. There was more burned oil than fish. Just try a different restaurant....More

Thank AMGVieira
Reviewed August 29, 2016

On asking for a table for one and seeing several free tables outside the restaurant the waiter led me through to the back of the restaurant to a table next to the cash register next to the kitchen doors that was being used to store...More

1  Thank David G
Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Small busy cosy place. Variable food, great starters, good paella, average duck and veal. Average desert. Missing item of menu. Busy staff. Below average service.

Thank Captain_KJ
Reviewed July 5, 2016

Enjoyed dining here and would return. Busy very authentic restaurant. Good value and made to feel welcome.

Thank MIchaelOwens123
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Liz L
February 8, 2017|
Response from Elvire C | Property representative |
Bonjour Je vous confirme que nous acceptons toutes les cartes de crédit sauf l'american expresss je vous signale aussi que la plancha est fermée mais que nous sommes ouvert au patio établissement mitoyen Merci
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$29
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31, Rue Tourasse, 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 97 42
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