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L'Arbre a Pin

2 rue du Lieutenant Feral, 14510 Houlgate, France
+33 2 31 24 73 71
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good50%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“mussels” (6 reviews)
“pizza” (10 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Italian, French, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2 rue du Lieutenant Feral, 14510 Houlgate, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our first visit to Houlgate and this little sea-facing restaurant was the highlight.Despite being very busy and without a reservation the was very accommodating. Our waiter was a lovely young and even organised a large portion of Ham and chips(not on the menu) for our...More

Thank David31101970
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely food and the staff very friendly. Seems to have a better menu than many of the other local places. They always seem a bit short-staffed though, and takes a long time to get service as the evening goes on.

Thank Wes_Charles
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Was in with my family. Very busy, but good service from the lone waitress. Pasta and pizza very nice. My wife said the salmon was lovely.

Thank Mar_El_On
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Had a lovely two course meal- fish then creme brûlée. The front is deceptive as there’s a large sea view terrace at the back some covered and some outdoor . Lots of pizzas hand cooked to order , a variety of salads , fish and...More

Thank Helen D
Reviewed June 2, 2018

Arrived at 8.30 on a lovely Thursday night and the restaurant was very busy. We were lucky to be seated, service was for this reason a little slow. We all enjoyed our meals, 2 rumpsteak cooked perfectly, COD & creme brûlée and spag Bol. House...More

Thank FunkyDiamond
Reviewed April 25, 2018

The food is good thouhg I would not call it perfect. The service is excellent. It's really a pity we were there wen it rained and could not really enjoy the view, but their location is just fantastic.

Thank Anna S
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

The heated terras offers ocean view. The mussels were really nice. My wife's steak was tender. Food arrived swiftly. White wine was refreshing and fruity. Not cheap, but certainly worth a visit.

Thank Arjen J
Reviewed September 5, 2017 via mobile

I came here with my boyfriend for dinner. The sea view is nice and we enjoyed it a lot. The service was good. Pizza are average, so was the rose wine (50cl). I am not sure about the food but I would definitely go back...More

Thank Ewi17
Reviewed August 27, 2017

You can smell the lovely food as you are approaching and it looks like a nice place. Inside we were greeted by friendly staff and asked where we would like to sit. We opted for a table at the back outside so that we could...More

Thank Bianconero
Reviewed June 23, 2017

The first time we have visited but what a pleasant surprise. Good value wine with a fantastic selection of fine wines. We had delicious starters and one pizza and one spaghetti both of which were hot fresh and tasty.

Thank Chris S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Bar scene, Scenic view, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 rue du Lieutenant Feral, 14510 Houlgate, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Houlgate
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 24 73 71
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