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16 rue des Cuisiniers, 14400, Bayeux, France
02 31 51 71 16
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Tue - Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Bayeux, France
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80 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Maybe it was a busy night, but the staff just seemed overwhelmed by everything. For a simple creperie with simple choices the courses took a long time to come. Looking around us, they seemed to be always moving tables and getting confused. the food was okay, although I have to say my side order of fries was tasteless. No bread... More 

Thank DDayPaul
Midleton, Ireland
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My meal was delicious. Different (for me) way to serve pancakes. I choose the wholegrain with tuna and egg. My husband had the ham and mushroom one.The offer was very various, and the place itself looks very nice, but none of staff could speak English.

Thank mimikra85
Kenilworth, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

Two of us visited this small restaurant on our way to Bayeux Cathedral. We wanted a light tasty meal and both chose a Ffjord - salmon, creme fresh, lemon and fish eggs on a tasty galette. A Ricard and orange juice to start. After that honey & almond pancake and a calvados flambé with chocolate for me. Rounded off with... More 

Thank Roy S
Vancouver Island, Canada
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108 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

This creperie is in the heart of Bayeux. My wife and I went there on a Sunday evening and it was pretty quiet. We were warmly welcomed and were seated at a table of our choice. The server was delightful and we quickly decided on their special, a gallette du moment, which had mushrooms, garlic and cheese and came with... More 

Thank CashandCarry
Salzburg, Austria
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61 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

Despite having made a reservation, we (party of 3) were greeted by a mildly surprised and slightly rude waitress who directed us to a tiny table barely big enough for two. The wait staff and management must have attended the same class on how to avoid dining guests and how to manage your restaurant inefficiently. Our original waitress disappeared at... More 

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Brigitte m, Propriétaire at L'Insolite, responded to this review
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Bonjour , je pense que votre avis ne correspond pas à mon établissement. Merci de me faire savoir le jour... More 

Austin, Texas
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2016

We visited L'Insolite several years ago and found it charming. Our visit recently was the same. The restaurant its tucked away on a small street near the cathedral. They have a large menu of galettes and crepes, so it is hard to decide which ones to try! The service was excellent and the prices just right. The food is excellent.... More 

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South Lyon, Michigan
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80 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

We came to the area where there were many restaurants and chose L'Insolite because they allowed us to come in before 7pm. What a good choice! Our waiter was delightful (and spoke English very well). The salmon with cooked potatoes and the green salad were outstanding. I recommend this restaurant.

Thank teachertraveler11
Craon, France
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84 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2015

We all enjoyed our evening meal here, finding it by accident. Good choice of galettes and crepes and a lovely Kir Normand with peach.

Thank vtp53
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77 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 via mobile

We ended up in this restaurant after a long visit in the city. Service was warm and kind, food was excellent. At first glimpse it could seem average, but the food is worth, guaranteed. I highly recommend the galettes de ble noir and the regular sweet crêpes, expecially the crepe au miel avec chantilly. Superbe!

Thank Giovanni P
Boise, Idaho
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

This was our first night in Bayeaux. We walked from our chateau/hotel. We ate outside in the courtyard. The place was busy with families & couples. We ordered our meals "menu" style - which in France, means three or four courses. The hard cider was fabulous, and the savory galettes were filled with delicious surprises: camembert cheese, a sunny-side up... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Highchairs Available
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 rue des Cuisiniers, 14400, Bayeux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Bayeux
  • Phone Number: 02 31 51 71 16
Reference dans plusieurs guides : Guide du Routard, Lonely Planet, Geo Vert

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?