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Creperie La Fromentine

23 Rue Gemare, 14000 Caen, France
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Ranked #114 of 325 Restaurants in Caen
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Reservations
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Dining options: Reservations
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Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Top Contributor
183 reviews 183 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
94 helpful votes 94 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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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

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
5 reviews 5 reviews
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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
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
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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55 reviews 55 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
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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Additional Information about Creperie La Fromentine

Address: 23 Rue Gemare, 14000 Caen, France
Phone Number: 0231502864
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Caen
Cuisine: French

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