Why Pay a Visit to Chez Etienne Restaurant in Marseille’s Le Panier Quartier
Contributor blog post by Aixcentric:
Peter Mayle once wrote that Chez Etienne was his favourite Marseille restaurant for lunch and it seems he is not alone.
As the locals say, ‘Il faut absolument passer, un fois, dans sa vie, chez Etienne’.
Even Gault & Millau call it a ‘veritable institution’.
Mayle was charmed by the old owner’s stance: no telephone, no menu, no reservations and no credit cards. I couldn’t wait to visit!
…Continue reading here for Lynne’s review of this Marseille institution Chez Etienne. This restaurant is refreshingly “old school” with a small menu and unfussy atmosphere.
43 rue Lorette
Tel: +33 (0)4 91 54 76 33
Cash only and closed on Sundays