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14 quai Gambetta, 35260 Cancale, France
+33 2 99 89 75 05
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Jun 27, 2018
“Lovely seafood lunch, fantastic value.”
Jun 14, 2018
“Excellent seafood”
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9:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
French, Seafood
$$ - $$$
14 quai Gambetta, 35260 Cancale, France
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Reviewed June 27, 2018

Lovely seafood lunch with the family with excellent service. The seafood is very fresh and plentiful, with the platter having a good variety, including the small but very delicious bigorneaux (winkles). Great value, with a set lunch, a serving of moules et frites, a seafood...More

Thank garetjax72
Reviewed June 14, 2018

Friendly welcome, great service and very good value for money.The 15 EUR menu was spot on and we would recommend this restaurant.

Thank Elaine W
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

We had the 26eur menu and we were not dissapointed. Wonderful oysters, served by a very pleasant young lady. I would chose here again even though there are many similar places in Cancale.

Thank Margaret R
Reviewed September 17, 2017 via mobile

As we walked along past all the restaurants in Cancale we spotted L'Huitriere because it's menu du jour showed 12 oysters as a first course. We ended up having the 22 euro menu which was fantastic. We each had 12 oysters as a first course...More

Thank msmaggie22963
Reviewed August 31, 2017

The service was terrible, the girl was not sympathetic at all. We complained to the boss, who answered it "sometimes happens to have clients who are not sympathetic" (!!!). We were all the more deeply disappointed that we were 7 people, and we were inviting...More

Thank fabriceleleannec
Reviewed July 12, 2017 via mobile

I'm partial because this is the only restaurant I visited in the area for seafood. But by golly they serve what I think is the freshest oysters in town! The only place where you'll get fresher oyster than this place is if you dive in...More

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Reviewed June 23, 2017

At a certain point, specialty restaurants reach a level of excellence that makes them difficult to compare, and so it is with L'Huitriere. Without extensive investigation (which I would gladly do), finding a better informal seafood restaurant would be extraordinarily difficult. As a restaurant that...More

Thank BienAgiter
Reviewed January 14, 2017

Always a great place to eat, my favourite seafood restuarant in Cancale. Open from 1st March until mid November, extremely popular so wise to book your table in advance.

Thank Otterail
Reviewed October 28, 2016

Superb seafood with excellent service.Very reasonably priced with great choice on the fixed price menues.We were there early evening and luckily got atable before the crowds arrived.Probably best to book on a Saturday evening.Friendly staff and food local and fresh.Looking forward to returning as soon...More

Thank Henri B
Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

Friday lunch on holiday with my wife in Normandy. The restaurant serves both fixed menus and a la carte. We opted for a 20€ fixed menus, which includes a starter, two dishes and a sweet, beverage aside. For starter we got (and shared) a 12...More

Thank daniel c
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Large groups, Scenic view, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 quai Gambetta, 35260 Cancale, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Ille-et-Vilaine  >  Cancale
  • Phone Number: +33 2 99 89 75 05
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RESTAURANT traditional offering seafood, fish and especially oysters since the boss is also oyster farmer. Very good value for money with eg a menu at 15 € with 12 oysters, cute fillet and homemade dessert. family atmosphere !
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