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La Grotte

1 Avenue des Pebrons, 13008 Marseille, France
+33 4 91 73 17 79
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible14%
Travellers talk about
“pain perdu” (2 reviews)
“risotto” (3 reviews)
“pizza” (9 reviews)
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Italian, French, Mediterranean, European
$$ - $$$
1 Avenue des Pebrons, 13008 Marseille, France
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

Worth the drive from central Marseille, both the inside dining room and a little courtyard have a lovely ambiance. Service is friendly and food is good, risotto was spot on.

Thank oldmonmouth
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

The place & the restaurant are awesome ! The staff nice (despite the rythm!) But in the plate , a big deception ! THE QUALITY OF THE PRODUCTS IS VERY GOOD !! And portions are generous !! But ; The "ceviche" was a In reality...More

Thank TznC
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Went for dinner. The rstaurant is situated at the end of a road in a small fishing port outside of Marseille, so you will need transport. The decor is beautiful, the food is very good, but the service is prompt and a little unfriendly. Shame...More

Reviewed 8 January 2017

This is my 3rd or 4th visit here. The location is unique, the food is local, excellent and creative. The service is very good too. Make sure you book though ...

Thank lexybar
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We started with good pizza and even better mussels for appetizers. I had the duck breast with potatoes gratin, and it was seriously the best meal I've had in a long time. Duck was cooked perfect and the gratin was the best I'd ever had!...More

Thank John Y
Reviewed 31 December 2016

This restaurant has recently undergone a change of ownership and some renovation. Located in a small village at the end of the seaside road, a few kilometers from City center, this restaurant does not shine by its accessibility. Moreover, it is in a small one-way...More

2  Thank 127Fred
Reviewed 24 December 2016

It might be a bit difficult to go to this restaurant if you don't have your own car but it's really worth the visit, especially when the weather is nice. There's a nice courtyard where you can have a drink with a slice of an...More

Thank FFlyerCDG
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

We cornered a coffee and wine after the walk. Since it was not yet time for dinner, the restaurant, the garden was occupied one table and us. The waitress at the next table and we talked for a long time ignored, just said that now...More

Thank Simonik169
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

This is my "go to" restaurant just outside Marseille. A 15 min drive along the coast to Callelongue, the setting in the minuscule fishing village is magical. The fact that you can't see the sea from La Grotte is material. The internal courtyard and indeed...More

Thank Quintessimma
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Ate here with a group of friends just recently. Very lovely setting right across the street from the old port. Different seating options inside or outside. The menu was very good and the food was prepared properly. If they have the mussels au gratin I...More

Thank Al M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
8:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Avenue des Pebrons, 13008 Marseille, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Marseille
  • Phone Number: +33 4 91 73 17 79
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