About L’Ecluse Patrons
Nadège Camus has lived in Port Maubert in Charente Maritime for over 20 years. She has had a long association with L’Ecluse and in January 2016 took over the management of this well known and much loved establishment. Nadège is the Head Chef & Hotel Manager. She has a passion for food and also the area and loves to create dishes using the local ingredients, especially the estuary seafood and fish caught by the local fishermen. Among many of her skills, she is a talented musician often playing bass guitar in her bank ‘Kayenne’.
Chris, Nadège’s partner looks after the front of house and the popular thriving bar. He has lived in the area for over 30 years and is a well respected character and a friend of many of the locals. Chris is a talented musician, guitarist and vocalist, who is known for his live music gigs throughout the area. He is vibrant and friendly, always smiling and offering a great choice of drinks and local wines from the nearby vin yard.