Restaurants

Top Choice Seafood in Île de Ré

Auberge Paysanne de la Mer

Grab a straw hat to keep off the sun, snag a table overlooking oyster beds and indulge in a plate of freshly shucked oysters, an entire crab, shrimps, langoustines or clams, washed down with a glass of chilled white…
Deli in Île de Ré

La Tour du Sénéchal

Tucked beneath a tour (tower), hence its name, Ars’ village épicerie (grocery) is a gourmet hot spot for savvy cyclists and knowing locals. Its varied tasting platters – a dozen oysters, cumin-laced vegetable samosa…
Ice Cream in Île de Ré

La Martinière

No trip to St-Martin-de-Ré is complete without an ice-cream cone from this glacier extraordinaire. There are between 250 and 300 incredible flavours to choose from, including madras, caviar and oyster, salted carame…
Seafood in Île de Ré

Ré Ostréa

For an authentic taste of island life, spurn St-Martin's portside restaurants and pick up the cycling path to Ars-en-Ré – on foot or by bike. Within seconds of hitting the coast, the path arrives at Didier Fournier'…