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La Rapiere

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53 rue Saint Jean, 14400, Bayeux, France
+33 2 31 21 05 45
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Thu - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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Chicago, Illinois
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The food, staff, and atmosphere were perfect after a day of touring. While the menu was pricy, the food and atmosphere were fun and unique. The salted lamb was exquisite and the fish was fabulous. Our favorite meal while in town.

2 Thank Kitty B
Tilburg, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Fine dining restaurant. The food is well prepared and the menu is extensive enough (see foto's). Friendly service who are very willing to adapt the dishes in case of special needs. House wine is already of a decent quality.

Thank Esdeka
Santa Maria di Leuca, Italy
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The local people treat the food professionally & most seriously as expected from a high end French restaurant.

2 Thank mottibi
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We were lucky enough to get a reservation at this delightful and delicious spot for our last meal in Bayeux. Our expectations were high from reading previous reviews and we were NOT disappointed. In fact, our expectations were exceeded. We were greeted warmly by the lovely owner and treated so well being given perfect advice on our meal selections and... More 

1 Thank jcg728
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Having eaten at several high end places during our stay in Bayeux this was the most interesting with regard to flavors, in both mains and dessert. They have three levels of three course meals, and even though we took least expensive, since those dishes appealed the most, we not treated any different. When booking they had asked about allergies and... More 

2 Thank frequentraveler13
Toronto, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

In fairness, we only had one night in Bayeux, so we cannot compare it to other well reviewed local options. That said, it was highly reviewed in advance of our visit, our guesthouse hosts said that it is probably the best place in town, and we were not disappointed. It started out scary when we were on route to the... More 

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Great Guana Cay
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is highly regarded for a reason. The excellent is served in very nice surroundings by professional waitstaff. Only place slightly better is Au Ptit Bistro. We had chicken breast, delicious perfectly cooked cod and fresh oysters. Ended with better than usual chocolate mousse. Only this night mostly English speaking tourists.

1 Thank guanacay
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While in normandie for a week we celebrated our anniversary at La Rapiere- great en pris meal. Service was perfectly attentive and interesting combinations. As a palate cleanser they serve a sorbet with calvados- glad to have tried calvados but we think it's an "acquired" taste. English speakers are welcomed here. Enjoyed the quaint location and meal.

2 Thank BarbTraveler
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There are several excellent small restaurants in Bayeux. This is one of them. I highly recommend making a reservation as it can fill up quickly.

2 Thank drwokla
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Exceptional service! We loved our dinner and enjoyed the pleasant, warm atmosphere. We felt it was a good value and enjoyed the French traditional cuisine.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20 - $65
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 rue Saint Jean, 14400, Bayeux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Bayeux
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 21 05 45
In the heart of Bayeux, La Rapiere is a warm and traditionnal restaurant,with a food that we try every day to raise to offer you high standard meals.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?