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Review of Le Sans Gene

Le Sans Gene
Ranked #4 of 489 Restaurants in Caen
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $31 - $34
Cuisines: Barbecue, Diner
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Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Restaurant Like No Other Single All Inclusive :1 Aperitif (white Sangria) 1 Coffee Included ,the Rest Is Unlimited Entries ,brochettes,cheeses ,salads And Homemade Desserts ,drinks Included Wine (in Moderation) And Soda...feature Of Our Institition And Should Not Be Everlooked Is That The Client Is Called Upon To Serve And Cook Their Awon Skewers On A Barbecue ...open Monday To Saturday For Dinner Only And Sunday Lunch.
Reviewed February 9, 2014

I picked this restaurant because I was craving veggies and meat. At a fixed price you get to pick your veggies, oils and meats to your hearts content. Then you grill them yourself which was a cool experience. All the veggies were fresh and tasty and the meat was outstanding. Highly recommend!

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1  Thank purpleladyslippers8
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Reviewed August 31, 2013

The idea is very good and I imagine profitable for the owners. Essentially you stand and cook your own food but its sociable and the selection of meats is good and the on tap wine is perfectly drinkable.

1  Thank Alvin78_12
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Reviewed August 20, 2013

Great service, great food. Place is clean. Very friendly staff. Unlimited food and wine as well as soft drinks. For beer you pay extra but that's no problem. Deserts were great and you can help yourself with as many as you can handle. Very easy going atmosphere. Made our evening out.

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Thank Mara B
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Reviewed August 18, 2013 via mobile

After finding this place on trip adviser. We went there after a long day and as we were a group of 6 it is always hard to please every one. This place completely satisfied every one. There was a huge variety of tastes from different meats to the vast variety of stir fried veg, witch we got to choose any combination. You can not only choose any thing you wish the indoor barbecue is really easy to use so its very difficult to spoil your meal. Further more you can eat as much as you wish from the vast menu which might I add has around eight different puddings. You can also help your self to beer, wine and water and soft drinks throughout the meal. Perfect solution one fixed cost every thing sorted and more. You will not be disappointed. Don't mistake this from an all you can eat buffet.
Every thing is fresh as it comes out regular and is kept on a bed of ice to keep it perfectly fresh. Really friendly staff and professionally ran.

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Thank KevinBirminghamuk
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Reviewed August 8, 2013

To Americans in Caen: Le Sans Gene is a place where you choose from amongst a TON of fresh veggies, and oils, and your choice is stir fried before you Teppan style (think Benihana.) It is fresh fresh fresh and very nice. It is sort of (BUT NOT REALLY) a buffet so you can go back to the veggie selection as many times as you want. You can also choose from a large selection of meats and sausages to grill your selection over their gas/coal fire. I am making it sound more work than it is -- it is very nice, wonderful for families, very informal.
Staff was extraordinarily friendly and eager to please.
Cost is 25 euros apiece, flat, for as much as you want. Price include decent wine, desserts, pre-dinner aperitif, post dinner coffee, cognac (which we declined.)
We ate at a lot of places on our 11 day trip to france. This was one of the ones I recommend wholeheartedly, and would return to if I could. Well worth it.
One of the reasons we chose it was the small Tripadvisor sticker on the restaurant sign.

Thanks again Tripadvisor!

1  Thank abpollak
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