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Summary

A “long-running favourite with fantastically fresh fish the order of the day, accompanied by smashing wine and great attention to detail”; the “understated, charming” venue also benefits from a “lovely French ambience”.

£52
Very Good
Very Good
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“A little gem tucked away from the grotty quayside joints” that elicits raves for its “individual, lovely” French food (especially fish) and “friendly” ambience; “prices have increased recently and they do tend to pack 'em in, but it's still always a treat to visit”.

£53
Very Good
Very Good
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“At first glance this looks like any other harbour pub”, but probe further and you’ll find the “most perfect French bistro”, serving “really good” food (not least for fish-lovers); “the recent revamp has made the ambience jolly pleasant too”.

£52
Very Good
Exceptional
Very Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

Summary

“A great find” in the underserved harbour district – this “very welcoming” Gallic brasserie serves “top-class food” (especially “for fish lovers”); more than one fan, though, sees the “Happy Eater-style menu” as a sign that this fine dining venue is “not too sure of its niche”.

£52
Very Good
Exceptional
Good
* Based on a three course dinner, half a bottle of wine, coffee, cover charge, service and VAT.

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Restaurant details

Highchair, Menu, Portions,
No
Yes
Mon closed, Tue - Sat 10 pm, Sun closed
15 Market Street, Poole, BH15 1NB
Opening hours

11.30 - 3.30 pm, dinner 5.30 pm - 10 pm
Last orders: Mon closed, Tue - Sat 10 pm, Sun closed

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