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18 avenue de la Liberation, 14000 Caen, France
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10:00 - 01:00
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Hours:
Mon 10:00 - 19:00
Tue 10:00 - 00:00
Wed - Sun 10:00 - 01:00
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Ironbridge, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Dolly's is run by fellow Brit's and is a great place for a proper piece of cake or a plate of fish and chips. Always very busy whenever we have visited - we have not been able to get in on a number of lunch times, so booking may be advisable if this is your only choice. The food is... More 

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Thank Michelle M
London, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic food, location a little odd but very family, suitable for all ages. Friendly staff. May have to reserve for lunches as always full . Atmosphere is non serious and one can spend a long brunch/lunch and even push into the tea time.

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Thank Natasha T
Noordwijk, The Netherlands
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

Nice place with a variety of all kinds of furniture's. You have to make a reservation to check in because most of the time there is no space to diner without reservation.

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Thank Patrick D
Seattle, Washington
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This place has good food, a combo of British and French menu items. More cocktails and beer than wine. The have a friendly staff and the owner speaks English (she's British). The prices are great. The seating is like being in someone's small, crowded home. This is a very quirky little place!

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Thank alimouse
Caen, France
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16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Whatever the food you like, Whatever you want to try (burgers, crumbles, ..), you will not be disapointed. Fresh food, good tasty cooking. Of course I'm fond of cheesecake, it's undoubtly the best you can eat in Normandy! Waiters and their boss are so helpful, professionnaly rigorous, that's becoming rare and precious.

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Thank Caenguy
Paris, France
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56 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

I like the atmosphere of this place, a place that you cannot find anywhere else in Caen except for the vegan restaurant. I love the food but we missed the smile from the waiters sometimes. Anyway, if you come around Caen, this is defenitely a place to come and have some food or thw delicious cheese cake ;)

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Thank Axelledodeman
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Loved the little bit of genuine British eccentricity in Caen. Thanfully at the quirky and cool end of Britishness and not the naff end that is so typical abroad. Great burgers, pleasant and quick service. Reasonable pricing. Clearly popular with locals. Recommended.

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Thank DarrenJWaters
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

We visited Dolly's on our way back to our campsite on the coast. It's packed full of quirky decor and the food is delicious! Something for everyone. I had the 'Hello Dolly' burger with a side of onion rings. The staff were very friendly and spoke good English which was a bonus. Our children loved the retro vibe.

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Thank Sarah W
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Good for a passing drink. Interesting to see so much local life at close quarters: it improved my French listening to quiz shows on TV!

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1 Thank Bob S
Caen, France
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4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

A very colourful place, good food, especially the caramelised ribs, curry and burgers. English is spoken and the staff is friendly. A great central location near the chateau.

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Thank Murtz60

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$22
Cuisine
British, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 01:00
Monday
10:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 01:00
Thursday
10:00 - 01:00
Friday
10:00 - 01:00
Saturday
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 avenue de la Liberation, 14000 Caen, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Caen

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