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Creperie La Fromentine

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23 Rue Gemare, 14000 Caen, France
33231347528
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11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations

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  • 13
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    Very good
  • 5
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Stopped in for an early dinner our first night in Caen. I had an onion omelet that was cooked perfectly, along with their roasted potatoes. A perfect combination since I wasn’t too hungry. Liked the size of this little café and the way it was decorated. Bustling with locals so it feels like I found... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2014
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houston
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Stopped in for an early dinner our first night in Caen. I had an onion omelet that was cooked perfectly, along with their roasted potatoes. A perfect combination since I wasn’t too hungry. Liked the size of this little café and the way it was decorated. Bustling with locals so it feels like I found the right place! Service was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013 via mobile

Caen gets to be rambunctious on a summer Friday evening but we found this small crepe place in a small hotel building. The chef speaks enough English to explain the French food names. Eating one crepe and the house green salad filled the tummy, although we also shared a couple simple but delicious dessert crepes. Now if only they would... More 

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Harwich, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013

We spent two nights in Caen and ate at La Fromentine both evenings. We wanted a light meal and especially because it was located within walking distance it seemed the best choice. We were not disappointed. The crepes are delicious (both main meal and dessert!) and it's lovely to eat at a place where you feel the locals also go.... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2012

My family and I dined here this evening. Service and food preparation were all performed by one talented gentleman. Delicious crepes! Recommendation: no matter how full you may be, order dessert.

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Amarillo, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2012

Stopped in for a late dinner after arriving in Caen. My basic ham and cheese crepe was delicious. My friends got a little more adventurous and enjoyed their crepes too. This establishment definitely uses fresh, high quality ingredients. The local cider was great as well. The service was prompt and friendly. The location is convenient and easy to find. An... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 23 Rue Gemare, 14000 Caen, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Caen
  • Phone Number: 33231347528

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm

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