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68 quai Sainte Catherine, 14600, Honfleur, France
0231891037
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12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service and view were great but the food was truly awful. Everything tasted like it had been cooked on a very unclean grill. The steak was literally 'as tough as old boots', the cod inedible. The chicken was as average as a chicken dish could be and the sea bass had some weird congealed bits on the skin (although it... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Given our poor judgement of, for once, choosing our lunch place for ambience instead of previous visitors records, we had a late lunch here. Poor food. Poor kitchen skills. Poor ingredients. What a disappointment. Langoustines were not fresh, choucroute witch tasted like old mans finger, don't get me started on the gambas. Avoid!

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Thank Johan S
Dorking, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had lunch here - local speciality Moules & Frites - it was delicious. Staff were very attentive and efficient, as this restaurant is on a very busy thoroughfare, so they try to move people on quickly, but they didn't rush us at all. Beautiful setting overlooking the harbour and great place to people watch and relax. We ate at... More 

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Thank debbie r
Breda, The Netherlands
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329 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Don't expect miracles foodwise. We went here because they had a table free with a good view. We took moules cambembert, small size moules, but in total enough and good combination with the cambembert.

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Thank Jaja000
Chevy Chase, Maryland
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199 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 175 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2016

This is one of the most beautiful French coastal towns and this restaurant like so many others is on the main street facing the water; we had a wonderful lunch and enjoyed spending much time enjoying the scene and people watching.

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Thank statusquobuster
Houston, Texas
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174 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

We were in Honfleur for a cruise ship stop and while walking the harbor area with friends, decided on L'Abricotier. This was strictly a blind, pot luck selection. We speak no French and the young waiter was helpful in the selection of our meals. The view (and Honfleur as a whole) was magnificent. The food was average, the price high... More 

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Paris
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

Such restaurant is a shame for french cuisine reputation!! Even mussels are awful !!! There are no fresh fish and everything is coming from cash and carry!! Please avoid this place: it s not a restaurant....

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Thank mikadoParis
Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

We went for lunch here on a Saturday and arrived at noon on the dot to ensure we got a prime seat. The mussels and oysters were divine, the service efficient and friendly. My fish dish wasn't superb but the atmosphere and starter made up for it. Worth a visit!

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Thank mlj87
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2016 via mobile

Food was bad. Starter was barely defrosted. Mussels were shrivelled up and tasteless. But the worse was that they overcharged us for the wine and for the food. Clearly on purpose. No apology. Complete rip-off. Never eat there.

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Thank PCDes
Worthing, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

We just had drinks here mid morning. The waitress was very polite and friendly. Good place to sit and people watch and of course the harbour with all the boats is a few feet away.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 quai Sainte Catherine, 14600, Honfleur, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Honfleur
  • Phone Number: 0231891037

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