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Blue Cargo

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Avenue Ilbarritz, 64210 Bidart, France
+33 5 59 23 54 87
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12:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 02:00
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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Go in summer time for the apero. On the sand, chilled music and vibes. Its pricey but its the best place in town. Loved it

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Thank dogggyroo
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63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

A very good location at the end of ilbarirz beach. The food is excellent and the ambiance cool and trendy. The young waiting staff are very friendly and make the whole experience excellent. The oysters and seafood platters are very good as are the home made hamburgers. An essential part of any holiday on the core basque

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Thank William C
Cambridge
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66 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

Ate there last night on the recommendation of a local friend. The environment is super chic but the food really is terrible. The chipirons I ordered came with big slices of ginger and garlic and were not well prepared. The tuna main course also lacked delicacy and came with poorly prepared and presented vegetables and the dessert was rocky coconut... More 

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Thank Clanmc
London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Amazing set up, lounge style towards the beach and restaurant at the top. Great sharing concept for all the food. Good selection of wine and cocktails. The only disappointing part was not having the late night dancing due to the council restrictions which have come in recently.

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Thank Flying red B
Sydney, Australia
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82 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

This restaurant has the best view in Biarritz. It is on the coast and for a Saturday family lunch venue, it was superb. The children's meals came promptly. But the special fish of the day ( tuna/ thon) was undercooked. Three of us did not finish this dish. They then offered as a special treat, two other dishes that were... More 

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Thank Marie N
Carcassonne, France
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72 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

This is one of the best beaches in Biarritz. The bar area is cool with music/DJ's but the plastic seats are sticky! The restaurant is of a reasonable standard for the price, the staff are friendly and helpful. A good place to relax.

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Thank Philip R
Biarritz, France
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446 reviews
297 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 253 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016

We visited during one of the particularly warm days during August when it was 37C in the shade. We sat outside on the terrace and it was very warm especially when the sun dipped down and could shine into the dining area. Service was quick and professional.

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Thank BiarritzTaxi
Israel
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304 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

The food wasn't bad, nor the service, but mainly you pay here for the view - which is marvelous. Both of the sea and the people.

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Thank Toni13
London, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

It's cool and laid back. Great location on the beach. Food is good - brasserie style and reasonably priced. Not a bad way to pass the day.

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Thank miak008
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

Wonderful location looking over the grande plage, average food, expensive and okay service. Is it worth the money? No. Go for a drink perhaps for the view. The evening music was good however though.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$53 - US$106
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 02:00
Monday
12:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 02:00
Thursday
12:00 - 02:00
Friday
12:00 - 02:00
Saturday
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenue Ilbarritz, 64210 Bidart, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Pyrenees-Atlantiques  >  Basque Country  >  Bidart
  • Phone Number: +33 5 59 23 54 87

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?