Have your lunch while watching the Grand Elephant stroll on by from the comfort of a covered terrace.
You can enjoy a traditional breakfast or lunch.
The chef’s “back from the market” menu – with a choice of fish, a traditional dish or grilled meat – or one of our homemade pies.
Or, have a snack on the weekend. Depending on the season, enjoy: homemade quiches, bruschetta, salads, freshly made sandwiches… as well as hot dogs and panini sandwiches in the summer.
For your late-afternoon coffee break : muffins, brownies, shortbread, or donuts are available, with locally produced regional beverages.
Les Machines de l'Île, Boulevard Léon Bureau, Nantes
How to get there?
T. 02 51 17 48 86
Open Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 7.30pm.
Open on Mondays during the French school holidays.
Café de la Branche closed from 01/01 to 03/02/23 inclusive.
Free for PASS Nantes holders
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Pass Nantes winter offer from 1st October. to 31 March : free drink (except during the month of January.)
Service hours: from 3:00 PM until closing time. A free drink of your choice: 250 mL glass of draft beer (the bar has a selection of 6 different beers on tap) / a 120 mL glass of Musacdet white wine (from local Nantes wine producer) / a 120 mL glass of Chinon red wine (from the Loire Valley) / a 120 mL glass of Groleau rosé (from a local Nantes wine producer) / a 330 mL organic cider / an iced tea / a hot chocolate or Vienna-style tea.