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Quai Felix Fauer, 14520 Port-en-Bessin-Huppain, France
0231217245
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 stars
Decent food, decent service

We ate lunch here outside along the quay. We got a table with no trouble but it took us a while to decide what to order, which didn't earn us any brownie points with the waitress. The moules frites were delicious, well-priced, and there were a lot of them (my husband and son each ordered a... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 10, 2015
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Meerbusch, Germany
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Atlanta, Georgia
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50 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

Our dining experience was very nice. The course selection on the menu was well thought out. The food was delicious, the wine pairing was just right and the service was good. I also thought the price was reasonable.

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Meerbusch, Germany
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36 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We ate lunch here outside along the quay. We got a table with no trouble but it took us a while to decide what to order, which didn't earn us any brownie points with the waitress. The moules frites were delicious, well-priced, and there were a lot of them (my husband and son each ordered a portion). My formule was... More 

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Bsth
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Our party of 6 was a walk-in without reservation. The restaurant was 65% full at 20:00 (it should have been a warning sign as most of the others were full or almost full). Decor is a bit tired, over lit and fussy. The menu is unimaginative but covers the staple fish of the season and beef, lamb and chicken dishes.... More 

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Lisserbroek, The Netherlands
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35 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

This was a super restaurant overlooking the port. The owner and staff were really friendly and helpful. When the weather is bad you have to reserve. Excellent (choice of) food and of course the seafood is fresh from the boats. We went back several times and were never disappointed.

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Waterville, Maine
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39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Good choice for slightly up-scale dining located on the waterfront over-looking the canal. Outside patio dining avaialble, weather permitting. Our server, who was apparently maitre d' as well, seemed somewhat aloof and harried initially, but our party of one French and two American couples (speaking every combination imaginable of French, English and Dutch), soon had him thawed out and laughing... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014 via mobile

A beautiful location and perfect views. But the food and service were well below par. The waitresses was surley uninterested and rude. The place was full of flies, the cutlery was dished out by the wrong end. We have eaten in other restaurants in the port and enjoyed. Never will we return here. If only we had checked here first... More 

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 207 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I know the French can come across as a bit surly at times but the service we experienced here was extremely dire. Our family group, some of whom spoke fluent French were visiting the area on a busy weekend. We wanted fresh seafood, all the restaurants that line this picturesque harbour were busy but this one had a free table... More 

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Redhill, United Kingdom
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Have visited this restaurant previously in 2010 and 2011 so eagerly anticipated return this year. Sorely disappointed. We were seated upstairs next to kitchen with waitress serving who couldn't have been more rude, unfriendly or slovenly if she'd tried. She snapped at my daughter for doing nothing more than lean the wrong way when picking up her plate. She repeatidly... More 

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Paris, France
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Le service dans ce restaurant est nul. Nous avons quitté le restaurant ayant attendu 30 minutes sans voir une carte ou une proposition de boisson. We quitted this restaurant after 30 minutes waiting without a single waiter offering a menu or a drinks menu. We were refused an inside table yet numerous locals followed and were given the tables.

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Lightwater Uk
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270 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 195 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Yet again, a potentially pleasant experience spoilt by a waitress. The restaurant has a good view of the harbour and we arrived and ordered the 3 course lunch menu. The food was good, no complaints and reasonable value, but oh the service! The pretty petite lady who seated us was very pleasant, the male waiter, made an attempt at humour,... More 

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Address: Quai Felix Fauer, 14520 Port-en-Bessin-Huppain, France
Phone Number: 0231217245
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Port-en-Bessin-Huppain

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  • Address: Quai Felix Fauer, 14520 Port-en-Bessin-Huppain, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Port-en-Bessin-Huppain
  • Phone Number: 0231217245

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