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A contre courant

3 Place du Calvaire | 3,plaçe Du Calvaire, 35260 Cancale, France
+33 2 99 89 61 61
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“vanilla rum” (4 reviews)
“seafood” (27 reviews)
“prawns” (7 reviews)
Open Now
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3 Place du Calvaire | 3,plaçe Du Calvaire, 35260 Cancale, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the most amazing restaurant. We were so well looked after and the food was amazing. Loved it.

Thank ijskeete
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had an excellent experience. The staff is very friendly and the seafood is very fresh. The manager made sure everything was running smoothly. I will definitely return on future trips

Thank jjwhirrr
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Good food, nice atmosphere, down-to-earth attitude, personel is super friendly. A really nice restaurant. My kids love it. Moreover the seafood is the best you can get... There is no way it can more fresh.

Thank romain_babelon
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Amazing experience, food is excellent. Definetely recommended! The seafood plate is fulfilling and in my opinion also quite cheap (20 euros)

Thank Dario V
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Nice very, budget friendly menus. The staff super friendly with a sense of humor! Most restaurants don't accept you after 9pm but here you are still welcome, the kitchen is open till 10pm.

Thank rita01403
Reviewed June 7, 2018

Great food, good wine 🍷 , fantastic staff, great location and most importantly for me the atmosphere it’s brilliant good mixture of people . I’m sure I will be going back in the future

Thank Lbfmartins1976
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Reviewed June 3, 2018

we had a great time with staff at this quaint little restaurant the food was really good and the environment was fun.

Thank jeff h
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Arrived early as we hadn't booked but were able to get a nice table outside. Service was very good even though they were increasingly getting busy. Had a 15.50 euro menu with superb choices for the price. Husband had the prawns, braised ham with chunkier...More

Thank Jane E
Reviewed May 10, 2018

We tried it in 2014 (after having tried many others in Cancale) and have been going back each year when we visit Cancale. Both seafood and meat dishes are tasty and fresh, The most friendly service with a vibrant and welcoming atmosphere. Host/Hostess and staff...More

Thank Denise P
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Restaurant was recommended by the place we were staying. Not disappointed, went back on last night of the holiday. Everyone enjoyed everything from fois gras to scallops to chocolate moose. Service was good - thank you Annistasia and Christelle. Would definitely recommend you book as...More

Thank S G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$8 - $37
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 Place du Calvaire | 3,plaçe Du Calvaire, 35260 Cancale, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Ille-et-Vilaine  >  Cancale
  • Phone Number: +33 2 99 89 61 61
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