Plage des Catalans
Mesmerising views of another Marseille unfold along corniche Président John F Kennedy, the coastal road that cruises south to small,...
Jardin du Pharo
Perched at the edge of the peninsula along the southern side of the Vieux Port, the Jardin du Pharo is a perfect picnic spot and ideal...
Palais du Pharo
This palace perched at the edge of the Vieux Port’s southern promontory is surrounded by the Jardin du Pharo.
Le Chalet du Pharo
Only Marseillais and those in the know are privy to this little chalet with a very big view, secreted in the Jardin du Pharo. Its...
6 rue des Catalans · interesting places nearby
Restaurant Michel information
This deceptively shabby-looking restaurant opposite Plage des Catalans has been the culinary pride and joy of the Michel family since 1946. Contrary to appearances, it serves some of Marseille’s most authentic bouillabaisse and bourride (both €65 per person).