Spoon Byblos (Hôtel Byblos, Av. Paul-Signac, Saint-Tropez) – this restaurant, launched by acclaimed chef Alain Ducasse, makes an effort to offer a menu more diverse than most of the restaurants in Saint-Tropez, in offering items with influences from Catalonia, Andalusia, Lebanon, Greece, and Italy. This restaurant is helped in offering over 300 wines from around […]
Sénéquier (Place Aux Herbes, Saint-Tropez) – this is a popular place for coffee, breakfast food, and local pastries like the tarte tropézienne (a large cream bun) and Glace Fruits. One thing that makes this place popular is the occasional celebrity that shows up here – from fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld, to model Kate Moss, to […]
Salama (1 rue des Tisserands, Saint-Tropez) – for a change of pace away from the typical French bistro food, this restaurant offers exotic Moroccan cuisine – ranging from appetizer samplers of meat pastries, roasted-pepper pastes, and powdered-sugar Moroccan egg rolls, to couscous, kebabs, and tajines (slow-cooked Moroccan stews). The restaurant’s bare stone walls, and tables […]
Plage des Jumeaux (Chemin Epi, Route des Plages, Ramatuelle) – this is a popular restaurant along Pampelonne Beach. It stands out because it’s family-friendly, complete with a children’s playground on the premises, along with a children’s menu.
Le Sporting (42 Place des Lices, Saint-Tropez) – this port side restaurant offers a varied menu from hamburgers to freshly-caught fish.—at reasonable prices, including a “plat du jour” which goes for €14.60 (which is unto itself remarkable, considering its location). The pricing also explains why there’s always a crowd here – budget tourists in force […]
Le Girelier (Quai Juan Jaurès, Saint-Tropez) – this port side restaurant boasts fine interior décor and specialties such as whole fish a la plancha, paella and bouillabaisse; Grilled prawns virgin lemon confit, peas, & basmati rice; carnaroli risotto, grilled prawns, & artichoke; among other seafood-centric dishes. This restaurant got a publicity boost when former French […]
Le Café (Place des Lices, Saint-Tropez) – another fine local bistro, this one offers entrées such as salmon in red pepper sauce, leg of lamb, and grilled sea bass.
Le Bistrot (3 rue du Parc des Lices, Saint-Tropez) – the local items served at this restaurant include beef cheek prepared à la Provençale; andouillette with mustard sauce, potatoes, onion & parsley; skate fish with beurre noisette & capers. There’s also sushi take-out food. Unlike certain Saint-Tropez restaurants (which tend to be open only during […]
La Tonnelle (Passage Gambetta, Saint-Tropez) – not far from the harbor area, this restaurant serves tasty pizzas, which guarantees constant tourist traffic.
La Tarte Tropézienne (36 rue Georges Clemenceau, Saint-Tropez) – this fine bakery (which is part of a chain of the same name) serves a variety of tarts and pastries (including éclairs), as well as sandwiches – with both ordinary budget tourists and millionaire yacht owners among its customers. It also has a catering service which […]