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La Fringale

43 rue Saint Jean, 14400, Bayeux, France
+33 2 31 22 72 52
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“creme brulee” (13 reviews)
“escargot” (15 reviews)
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
43 rue Saint Jean, 14400, Bayeux, France
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Hands down, the best meal we had in Normandy. Honestly, better than anything we had in Paris, as well. The value is astonishing, here. And the staff are very friendly.

Thank y2j964
Reviewed 4 days ago

best spaghetti I have had in my entire life. My family went before a normandy tour and after the tour I really wanted to go there for dinner as well.

Thank John T
Reviewed 6 days ago

Snails were delicious! Chicken was tender. Staff were pleasant and helpful. They willingly substituted a a different dessert for me due to allergies.

Thank daphaneh2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ordered onion soup, beef borgognon, duck with honey and Marguerite pizza. All edible but nothing I would return for. Soup was disappointing: the cheese and croutons were served on the side. Beef was ok. Duck very sweet and tasty but hard to cut and...More

Thank Elissa M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited 2 weeks ago on the 3d June and were seated at the rear of the restaurant which was fine. The restaurant was pretty busy so service was a bit slow. Had the onion soup which was not good and not as expected in...More

Thank Paul G
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was raining during our last night in Bayeux and we were starving at 6:30 (most restaurants open at 7:00). We saw the lights on at La Fringale and took a chance without even looking at the menu. This was one of the best choices...More

Thank dmspeech
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in here right when they opened at 6:30 PM for dinner. Since we had been in France for most of a week, I was looking for something a little bit more to what I was accustomed to, so I ordered the burger and...More

Thank Wayne H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Located on the Bayeux high street amidst a string of restaurants, La Fringale offers a broad menu ranging from fish to meat and pizza. We tried some of the pizza and fish and found the quality to be only fair. It did not help that...More

Thank ggsmac
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really impressed with Nathalie Andy La Fringale. Brought a group of 58 for dinner, chose off the fixed menu, and it was super food at great value. Might have expected standards to slip a bit producing so many meals at one time, but my snails...More

Thank bear076
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I disagree with a recent review that describes the clientele as mostly American. We were there for the weekend of May 8 (End of WWII in Europe). Lots of French families eating here on holiday. French/Normandy classics on menu, plus pizza, pastas, salads. Their Escargots...More

Thank maria t
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
6:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 43 rue Saint Jean, 14400, Bayeux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Bayeux
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 22 72 52
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