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“A little gem of a restaurant”
Review of Chez l'Hote - CLOSED

Chez l'Hote
Price range: $15 - $34
Cuisines: French
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Restaurant details
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations
Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur, France
Level Contributor
83 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
“A little gem of a restaurant”
Reviewed November 10, 2013 via mobile

Wanting to try something else than the busy tourist traps in Honfleur and Trouville, we opted to have lunch in the small fishing village of Villerville, right on the Seine estuary accross from Le Havre. Not much of a choice here, with just one restaurant on the beachfront. We were lucky to get a table (the last) in a packed restaurant on a sunny November Sunday. Plenty of locals, and a few brits. We enjoyed one of a small variety of fish dishes, cod fillet with a creamy mussels sauce. Absolutely fresh and delicious. With a few oysters as starters, wine, and a great cafe gourmand to finish ...the calva being offered by the generous waitress (the daughter of the owner/cook), the bill for two came to just 65 euros. You need to try it to believe it!

After a wonderful lunch we went for a stroll on the charming beachside promenade. All in all Villerville proved to be definitely worth a detour.

Visited November 2013
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
Cotswolds, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
60 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Great sea view”
Reviewed September 14, 2013 via mobile

Nice meal, unfortunately we could not be seated outside but the restaurant was very nice. Good food and wine would recommend.

Visited August 2013
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Level Contributor
17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“a great sea-view place with good dishes and a warmful staff”
Reviewed May 6, 2013

all the dishes that I have tasted were good and generous. during the good season, you can eat ouside just before the beach and the sea.

  • Visited April 2013
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