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L'Absinthe

1 rue de la Ville, 14600, Honfleur, France
+33 2 31 89 39 00
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travelers talk about
“poached eggs” (6 reviews)
“oysters” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
1 rue de la Ville, 14600, Honfleur, France
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1 - 10 of 134 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited L’Absinthe for a family lunch at the end of July and had a magnificent time. The staff were professional and attentive and provided top class customer service. L’Absinthe offers a number of menus to cater for varying tastes, we decided on a mid...More

Thank filthurlow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family went here on our last night in Honfleur and the experience was very good. Attentive service and very nice environment. Really nice! The menus started from EUR 30 and up and all menus we ate were really good. My recommendation is that if...More

Thank PetterLundgren
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this Restaurant, try to visit once a year, our favourite place to eat in France. Service always excellent, food delicious, very special, beautifully prepared and expertly cooked. Dog friendly too. Our dog sits quietly under the table savouring the smells as much as we...More

Thank Yvonne M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have been here on a number of occasions and never found it wanting in both the food and the service. Will certainly return and would recommend it to anybody visiting Honfleur who wants that extra special evening

Thank adrianrngr
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We had diner in this restaurant and the food was really delicious. At some point improvement is needed (a poached egg is not a soft boiled egg, eg). The weirdest thing that happened was the fighting staff in the restaurant! These was a misunderstanding between...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed June 18, 2018

We had a delightful lunch yesterday. The service was excellent, very efficient & friendly. We had a very nice Miz Bouche a Foie gras Creme Brullee, my friend doesn't like it so she was given smoked salmon! I had Smoked haddock with a poached egg...More

Thank drvmercer
Reviewed June 7, 2018

It's easy to overlook this restaurant because it's outside the harbor on a side street. We had a superb meal. My wife had a Mango Passion Fruit Souffle with Ginger Ice cream that was surprisingly light and creamy. For her entree she had a Preserved...More

1  Thank Roger A
Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

This nice restaurant in the lovely town of Honfleur is a good choice for a complete seafood dinner with friends. Starting the dinner with a Calvados is common here so that’s what we did. The scallop carpaccio as the starter and the royal sea bream...More

Thank Nesligul D
Reviewed October 21, 2017 via mobile

A very enchanting place, near the harbor and the center of Honfleur! A traditional and fresh seafood, that were excellent! It's in the Michelin guide 2017.

Thank ANA_KUMAMOTO
Reviewed October 18, 2017 via mobile

I would give it 4.5* because few little things were very good but not exceptional. In general we had a very nice evening, relaxed and left with happy tummies. In order to be top notch I'd give more veg with mains (it was very little)...More

Thank remton56
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JMMfromSurrey
August 11, 2017|
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Response from Peter R | Reviewed this property |
I believe so, I suggest you make a booking through the website.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$36 - $146
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Scenic view, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 rue de la Ville, 14600, Honfleur, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Honfleur
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 89 39 00
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