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Sa-Qua-Na

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22, Place Hamelin | 14600, 14600 Honfleur, France
+33 2 31 89 40 80
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Hours:
Thu - Sun 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer

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    Very good
  • 13
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  • 9
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  • 7
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Original, Creative and Entirely Untraditional

Original, creative and entirely untraditional. Thoughtful. Delicious. The food is beautifully and artfully plated, and served by a friendly, helpful and outgoing young team under the intelligent and proprietary eye of the chef’s lovely and attractive partner. A fully deserved 2-Star Michelin... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 14, 2015
LJL4090
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Boston, Massachusetts
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28 reviews 28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Original, creative and entirely untraditional. Thoughtful. Delicious. The food is beautifully and artfully plated, and served by a friendly, helpful and outgoing young team under the intelligent and proprietary eye of the chef’s lovely and attractive partner. A fully deserved 2-Star Michelin restaurant like no other. Small, contemporary and informal, making the meal and the experience all the more unexpected... More 

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stamford ct
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63 reviews 63 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

The two Michelin stars are well deserved as this is an elegant classy restaurant with fine food. There is a choice between a 5 course or 7 course meal 80 or 120 Euros and the wines are pricey too....but worth the experience. Very professional in every way. The cheese at the end was unbelievably good and the rest of the... More 

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Glenrothes, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

Booked far in advance after reading online about SaQuaNa - subsequent to this it seemed like everyone in France and their dog recommended it, and we can see why. The atmosphere was charming - smart and chic yet cosy, with a lovely windowside table looking out onto the quaint high street in Honfleur. Serving staff were fabulous - attentive and... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

What an outstanding restaurant. Every course got better as the evening progressed and the food was crafted carefully in every aspect. Even the bok choy, a garnish, was exquisite. I thoroughly recommend doing the 5 course menu as the 8 course will require you being very very hungry!

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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68 reviews 68 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Friends had reserved this restaurant 3 months before the dinner, I knew it was a 2 stars restaurant but not much more... We took the 5 set menu but chose our wine (Condrieu which was a perfect choice) - and believe this was one of my best restaurant so far. Absolutely delicious, ingredients are perfectly harmonized, savory... A real delight... More 

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New York, New York, United States
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32 reviews 32 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

My first visit to this restaurant was reviewed in late 2011 and I hoped I would get back. I made it two weeks ago and it could not have been better. This dinner, together with my dinner at Inter Scaldes in the Netherlands, were the highlights of my trip. The restaurant is tiny, maybe 30 to 40 seats and is... More 

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Sint-Niklaas, Belgium
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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

When we planned our vacation in Honfleur France we made a list with our favourite restaurants , luckily we could make a reservation in Sa Qua Na : one of the best dinners ever ! Niet goedkoop doch wel super lekker en een totaal beleving ! ZEKER zijn sterren waard ! ( en dat kan men niet van elk Frans... More 

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Braunton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

This restaurant was recommended to us by our hotel owner for a celebratory meal, and we were not disappointed. The food was cooked from the best ingredients, but the fabulous flavours came from the combinations in each dish, making them more than the sum of their parts... We also opted for the restaurant to serve appropriate wine with each dish... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

What a disappointment. We chose this for my 50th birthday dinner (my wife, 18 year old son and I). There is a choice of a seven course menu or a five course menu. My son and I definitely wanted the former, my wife the latter, but we had to all have the same, so we all had the 7-course menu.... More 

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Sa-Qua-Na, Propriétaire at Sa-Qua-Na, responded to this review

The whole team is with me to tell you how sorry we are that you did not enjoy your birthday dinner. Of the 7 courses, not one found favour in your eyes? I am sadly bewildered. Even though you did not enjoy it, here are a few elements to help you understand SaQuaNa better. Each course’s proportions are reduced so... More 

Tubingen, Germany
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Lovely ambient (decoration, attitude and such). Now the reason you read this: the food. There were two set menus to choose from. We chose the bigger and the wine menu that matched each course. We got more than we expected both literally (we got more starters and deserts than listed on the menu) and figuratively (the food itself). It was,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 22, Place Hamelin | 14600, 14600 Honfleur, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Honfleur
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 89 40 80

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 88 - 132
  • Cuisine: French
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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