Brasserie de l'Aquarium La Rochelle


With a panoramic view of the city of La Rochelle,
Le Café de l'Aquarium is an extraordinary place
to have a bite to eat and enjoy a moment of relaxation,
either on your own or with friends or family.

The cuisine is prepared on-site by a team of culinary professionals, using high-quality fresh, seasonal products.

The Aquarium's restaurant

Located on the second floor of La Rochelle Aquarium (accessible from the entrance hall, Aquarium admission not required), Le Café de l'Aquarium overlooks a tropical garden and offers a unique view of La Rochelle's two famous towers from its dining room and terrace.

Vanilla plants, alamanda, tree ferns, hibiscus and palm trees create a singular environment across from the Old Port.



Opening hours:

Breakfast served from 11:45 am to 2:30 pm

You are welcome to contact the restaurant on +33 (0)5 46 50 17 17 to check that it has not been hired out and to make a reservation for your meal..


A commitment to respecting our planet


- The restaurant's selection of fish comes from sustainable fishing 'for the responsible consumption of products from the sea'.
- Wherever possible, the restaurant uses fresh, seasonal fruits and vegetables.
- It recycles its used oil, grease and coffee grounds.
- Its hot water is preheated using a system of heat pumps that reduces energy consumption


The team at Le Café de l'Aquarium invites you to discover their new menu !

A selection of seasonal flavours, with fresh, organic fruits and vegetables, sustainably caught fish, and more.

Le Café de l'Aquarium offers quality dishes that will take you on a journey of culinary pleasure. For a unique summer dining experience in La Rochelle, take advantage of the terrace, open in July and August.

« Le petit café »

Quick bites: "takeaway"

Located outdoors, on the forecourt of La Rochelle Aquarium, Le Petit Café offers quality food service for takeaway.


If you are feeling peckish or just want a quick lunch, le kiosque - Snacking offers a broad range of copious hot and cold sandwiches, desserts, sweets, ice creams and beverages.


Opening hours:

From February 9th to March 11th : 11am - 6pm
From April 6th to May 6th : 10am – 6pm
From July 6th to September 2nd : 10am – 7pm
From October 19th to November 4th : 11am – 6pm
From December 21st to January 6th (2020) : 11am – 6pm
Outside these periods : 11am – 6pm
Closed in January and November.

A seasonal menu

Online booking

Le Petit Café

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