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Le Galion

Rue Rene Coty, 76790 Etretat, France
+33 (0)2 35 29 48 74
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Ranked #4 of 40 restaurants in Etretat
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $34 - $61
Cuisines: French, Seafood
Good for: Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Guildford
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72 reviews 72 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This was possibly the best dinner we had during a 2 week holiday in France. The prices are reasonable, the food delicious and the service friendly and timely. It's a proper French restaurant used by locals and not a tourist trap.

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Diggle, England, United Kingdom
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100 reviews 100 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

We arrived the restaurant was full but there were 4 tables outside a young couple at one and one was reserved the menu came fairly quick however the young lady plonked them down and vanished after 20 min I said we should leave because nobody came to take the order but the wife said the young lady was on her... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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99 reviews 99 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

The food is carefully and skillfully prepared. Our escargots were the best we've ever had. Yes, it's a classic dish, but to make it better is an accomplishment. Main courses were navarin de poisson and ris de veau. Both were delicately flavored and scrumptious. Moelleux chocolat was heavenly. Service was superb. This was the best of our three dinners in... More

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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

A really nice meal with a lovely sense of care about the food. We had the 25 euro set menu ( 2 courses) Fresh fish. Lovely service. Great ambience. Felt well looked after. Classic hospitality. Highly recommended. No children's menu on paper (but we don't mind this - we like our girls to eat 'grown up' food - they offered... More

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orlando fl
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64 reviews 64 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2013

the 'little' menu was great. no one said anything about not ordering a more expensive menu. the food and service were excellent. you might have to reserve for the evening or perhaps eat on the terrace.

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Brussels, Belgium
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Delicious food, cosy interiors and good wine list. We went there around 9pm on a friday night and the service was very good. The chocolate mousse , if you like dark chocolate is a must. It's a bit on the pricey side for Etretat , but definitely worth the money, especially if you go for one of their menu options.

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Canberra, Australia
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349 reviews 349 reviews
124 restaurant reviews
397 helpful votes 397 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

I had the 25€ menu for lunch and found it to be good value for the quality and presentation. The no.2 oysters were large and fresh and the fish dish was served with a wonderful sauce. The Camembert in pastry for dessert was served with lettuce leaves which seemed odd. Overall, an interesting good value menu.

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Banbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2013

Very pretentious and expensive. Never going there again. Food poorly cooked, for the price (Eu31) for a whole sole it could not have been much smaller. Rather dried out. Unimaginative, flabby vegetables. Service OK but infuriated us by asking all questions and handing bill to the wife! VERY disappointing, esp after Tripavisor 4th recommendation in Etretat.

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Odintsovo, Russia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013 via mobile

The finest taste of Normandy, hot oysters are the best! Don't pass by, and don't forget to book in advance if you're coming for dinner.

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Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2013 via mobile

It is a cosy place with the authentic interior in marine spirit. The meal was cooked well, also nice served, the staff was quite attentive. Actually there were nothing to criticize but still... it was not the super one. Personally I would not rank this restorant as a top one in Èretat, probably it is worth finding some other places... More

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