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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 good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“escargot” (14 reviews)
“creme brulee” (12 reviews)
Opens in 4 min
All hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
43 rue Saint Jean, 14400, Bayeux, France
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Reviewed September 12, 2011

We were very pleased with our experience at La Fringale. Food and service were very good. The prix fixe menues are an especially good deal. Nice for a date, nice to take the kids to as well.

Thank Suzanne K
Reviewed September 11, 2011

We loved this restaurant. Service is great, food is amazing, just a wonderful experience. We ate there more than once - why look for any place else when this restaurant is remarkable and there are so many wonderful choices on the menu.

Thank H00sier
Reviewed August 28, 2011

Went here after reading the reviews as there are so many places to choose from in Bayeux. The food and service were both very good - so much so that we returned the next day. The portions are ample. The chocolate mousse was yummy. The...More

Thank Greatnorthroad
Reviewed August 27, 2011

We came here guided by the positive reviews on tripadvisor. The location is great, the menu comprehensive and the staff friendly, however we were reminded of school dinners by our flavourless french onion soup, soggy vegetables and pre-prepared meat. We felt snared by an establishment...More

1  Thank rcsc0tt
Reviewed August 27, 2011

Food very poor. Service slow. Would prefer to serve locals. Chips with everything.

1  Thank Oggiesj
Reviewed August 27, 2011

A fantastic meal enjoyed by the whole family! Having read the reviews, we visited the restaurant with high expectations and it did not disappoint. A cracking family friendly restaurant serving delicious traditional French food.

Thank Chris G
Reviewed August 25, 2011

Ate there with my family on a Friday evening and had a nice time. It's true, service is friendly. We didn't find the food was exceptional given the number of five-star ratings I see here- it was good, standard fare that can be found throughout...More

Thank jjandhb
Reviewed August 21, 2011

This is a lovely restaurant right in the heart of Bayeux that is a fine example of why eating out in France is a real pleasure. Good service is an art - being attentive without being intrusive; friendly but not over-familar; polite but not aloof;...More

Thank nuttingcdef
Reviewed August 16, 2011

Even compared with New Orleans food this was very good. Nice people. By far the best food and service we have had during our week in France. Surprisingly the price was very good also

Reviewed August 15, 2011

wonderfully friendly waitstaff. Fabulous food and dessert

Thank 3gormys
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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, Business meetings, Families with children, 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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