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Les 3 Planeurs

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23 Avenue Commdt Kieffer, 14970 Benouville, France
0231446200
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
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We walked here from Ouistreham on a November Saturday. Warmly greeted on entry. Only had limited food choice but was just the light lunch we needed. Croque Monsieurs and salads. We're all given free postcard as we left. Thanks for the friendly reception

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 29, 2014
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English first
Southampton, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014 via mobile

We walked here from Ouistreham on a November Saturday. Warmly greeted on entry. Only had limited food choice but was just the light lunch we needed. Croque Monsieurs and salads. We're all given free postcard as we left. Thanks for the friendly reception

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Penkridge, United Kingdom
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17 reviews 17 reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

My wife and I walked along the canal path to Pegasus and wanted something to eat and after a bad experience across the road we eat here. I did not mind that the choice was between Croque Monseiur or Chicken and chips but it was a let down. The food was served arrived in about 4 minutes on paper plates... More 

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Kingsbridge, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We called in for a quick coffee and lunch after a museum visit. Food was cold and very average but was not too expensive. I was a little sad to see lots of children offered a toy from a box but my little boy was not offered one. (Only French children were offered) Lovely spot for a cafe.

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210 reviews 210 reviews
165 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Our visit to Pegasus Bridge coincided with lunch - standard run of the mill value fare with something for everyone. Overheard some of the locals complain about some closed mussels but the place seemed OK. Tried my first Croque Monsieur & Frites of the trip, so that perhaps sets the scene. Decent service, even with a smile. 25eu meal for... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Having eaten here in the past we decided to stop off again for lunch. We weren't disappointed. Don't expect Michelin * but the food is well prepared (you can't really spoil omelette and frites) and the service is excellent with all the staff very friendly. The coffee is one of the nicest I have drunk in France too. If you... More 

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Niagara, Canada
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

We arrived at Pegasus Bridge at around 2:15pm on a Friday. We were hungry for lunch, so sat down at one of the outside tables. A waitress came by about 10 minutes later (??!) and asked if we wanted to eat, or drink. We said "Eat", and she gave us menus. We ordered drinks, and then she came out and... More 

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Dublin
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15 reviews 15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

This is a very pleasant, friendly place (opposite the famous Cafe Gondree), beside the equally famous Pegasus Bridge, one of the must-see destinations in Normandy. We had a simple lunch here - I recommend the Saucisse Normande and a pression. Good coffee too, and a lot cheaper than its neighbour across the road, though Madame Gondree is a real looker... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Great welcome, good coffee, good prices. The exact opposite of the Pegasus Café across the road which has the most dreadful owner you could imagine. She is horrible.

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Felbridge, United Kingdom
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273 reviews 273 reviews
147 restaurant reviews
222 helpful votes 222 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

Had lunch here after visiting Pegasus Bridge. Staff friendly and speak good English. Good choice of food and well cooked and presented.

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stevenage
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2013

very nice cafe serving wonderful food at reasonable prices. the staff were very nice and spoke english and were most helpful unlike the old bag at the gondree cafe oppersite who was an awful excuse for a human being. eat here its a pleasant experience and a nice memoir to take away with you.

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Restaurant Details

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  • Address: 23 Avenue Commdt Kieffer, 14970 Benouville, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Benouville
  • Phone Number: 0231446200

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