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Restaurant Le Papagall

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2 rue Colonel Rene Michel, 14117 Arromanches-les-Bains, France
33 02 31 22 36 26
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Salisbury, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Papagal/parrot has always been a great meeting place for English Veterans & their families so when on my yearly visit for the D day commemorations in June this year (2016), I noted that their restaurant was always full, I decided to take dinner there one evening with my better half. We ordered the steak which was not only small... More 

Thank Susan W
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Based om the review it look ok, but it was less than average based on the impressive of the other restaurants in the streets.

1 Thank besserweisser
Seattle, Washington
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18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

We had two days to visit the D-Day beaches in late June. The Rick Steves 2015 France guidebook recommended this place and also the museum in Arromanche. I was totally charmed -- I was looking for something that I thought was truly and typically French and this restaurant filled the bill perfectly. It wasn't the fanciest restaurant in town-- and... More 

Thank Susan Jean C
Brussels, Belgium
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66 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Restaurant is very close to the beach, in some kind of shopping street and apparently very popular for tourists. Inside of restaurant is nicely decorated. We didn't book in advance but we were lucky and found 1 table free to have lunch. Although there are many dishes on the menu, we ordered a day lunch: As a starter we had... More 

2 Thank JoeriLuka
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2016 via mobile

So it's not going to be getting a Michelin star anytime soon, but what it will get is customers coming back for more. So it serves the standard pizzas, sandwiches, burgers, steak and of course fish dishes. The prices are reasonable and portions don't leave you hungry. They do a set menu, which was generally soup or pate followed by... More 

Thank RBM141011
Brussels, Belgium
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70 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016

As stated in the title, the building is a bit deceptive. It looks like a place where you shouldn't expect much but we were pleasantly surprised by the quality of food and presentation and service! Between the french fries accompanied with steaks/mussels/fish, everyone was satisfied with their meal.

Thank Nicole N
Lake Worth, Florida, United States
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152 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

We had dinner at this restaurant on a cold and windy evening. The staff was very friendly. After we warmed up at the bar we proceeded to enjoy the typical seafood dishes of the area. Recommended.

Thank Luis S
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41 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

Pros: Quality food, good portions. Fast service. Cons: The restaurant was empty except for one patron, the waitress sat us in a table practically on top of the one patron. We asked for a table away and near a window. She would only offer us one other so so table. They closed early because it was slow.

Thank Montanamom123
Houston, Texas
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137 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

Like the area and the hotel lobby just off the dining room. Food was good but not great. Price was right. Tried the welks, not a fan of these. Clams were just right. Wine was plentiful and not expensive.

Thank soddycreek
Berkshire, UK
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202 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 173 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015 via mobile

Avoid this place the owner is completely rude and unfriendly and the food served is worse than the one coming out from a greasy spoon cafe'. Never been treated with such an unfriendly way in any other restaurant. I can see from other review that is quite common...no more words.

Thank gt67-berkshire

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 rue Colonel Rene Michel, 14117 Arromanches-les-Bains, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Arromanches-les-Bains
  • Phone Number: 33 02 31 22 36 26

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?