Le Comptoir Italien

La Rochelle

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Le Comptoir Italien

Specialist in Italian cuisine, Le Comptoir Italien serves different types of well prepared dishes along with an astonishing wine list. This popular restaurant will make you discover flavors from all around Italy, from pasta to tiramisu.


La Rochelle and the surrounding region have many culinary assets. The gourmets will be spoiled with a large variety of delicious seafood dishes. In one of the many restaurants of the old city, you will find numerous of the delights of the ocean, like the famous Oyster Marenne d’Oléron. Trying this is a must! Those who are fond of snails will try the succulent dishes of Cagouilles also called “small gray”. Other regional recipes include the famous melon charentais, coq au pineau (rooster with Pineau des Charentes, the local liquor), goat cheese, and much more.