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La Cave a Huitres

) #2 of 383 Restaurants in Caen €€ - €€€ French, Seafood
24 B quai Vendeuvre | 14000, 14000 Caen, France
+33 2 31 75 58 65
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good27%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“oysters” (26 reviews)
“crab” (3 reviews)
“whelks” (4 reviews)
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French, Seafood
€€ - €€€
24 B quai Vendeuvre | 14000, 14000 Caen, France
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Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Thanks to TripAdvisor reviewers for this great find in Caen. Just what we wanted at the end of this trip. A great plat de fruits de mar & delicious artisan ice creams - who could ask for more. Service also was great. We will be...More

Thank MeTimeBristol
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Small family place. Walked in as a table became free. Had four sizes of oysters and langoustine , wine etc. Lovely service, fabulous oysters, good value. Seemed mainly locals.

Thank rosdol
Reviewed 7 December 2016

Very good casual dining - if you like seafood. The specialty is oysters - all sorts and styles. The staff were friendly and helpful. The restaurant was small and clean and tidy. Looked like a family owned business and they were obviously proud of their...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Delicious, sea food fresh, and sweet Nice restaurant Room space not good for children, but still welcomes Service can not speak english but try to explain You mush order big oyster! Yummy and juicy than small!

Thank Nattawob
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Fresh and creative food. We ordered oysters and tartar for app - oysters had a sauce with mustard. A nice and different touch. The tartar was very good. We had a catch of the day and lamb as entrees. Both were outrageously delicious. Loved it....More

Thank candlerfam123
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

This little spot on the Harbour in Caen should not be missed. It's a small menu and you have to like oysters although there are a few other fish alternatives. The oysters are sublime and the price unreal. Staff and ambiance were charming.

Thank Robyn A
Reviewed 20 August 2016

When in Normandy, you must enjoy the fresh sea food at least once. And this place is the place to go for just that. Fresh oysters, prawns, langoustines, crab, welks and lobster. Along with good wines, a lovely outside seating and great service. We started...More

Thank AndreSpeek
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Love love love! This restaurant never ceases to amaze me! Such great food. Some really nice and slightly drunken memories made in here!

Thank TravelTom201616
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

As said, this is the place to dine especially if you like oysters. I have posted a pic of the plate i had. For EUR 24.90, you get a big crab pincer, prawns, whelks (really good), langoustines and of course, oysters. The smaller plateau is...More

Thank Wendy K
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

This place is a seafood lovers dream the oysters especially were absolutely amazing the lady in charge was very helpful and friendly an recommended us a lovely wine to go with our seafood platter only downside is the distance from where I live would definitely...More

Thank Matty895
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Bonjour, Je serai à Caen le 2 mai et j'aimerais manger ici! Pensez-vous qu'il est nécessaire de faire une réservation pour un samedi soir pour 2 personnes? Ou non? Merci bcp!
25 April 2015|
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Bonjour, Le restaurant sera t il ouvert le 31 décembre et jusqu'à quelle heure ? Merci
25 December 2014|
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Response from denis c | Reviewed this property |
Désolé, j'ai pris connaissance de votre question trop tard... Très bonne année!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 B quai Vendeuvre | 14000, 14000 Caen, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Caen
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 75 58 65
Huitres d Asnelles Meuvaines en direct de notre production la CALVADOSIENNE. Nos huitres ont recu 6 medailles au concours general agricole.
A deguster sur place ou a emporter.
Huitres chaudes gratinees
Fruits de mer, soupe de poisson, saumon fume, foie gras...
Grande selection de vin...