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La Fringale

€€ - €€€French, European
20 rue du Vaugueux, 14000 Caen, France
+33 2 31 93 56 92
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Overview
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (4 reviews)
“ice cream” (3 reviews)
“steak” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
20 rue du Vaugueux, 14000 Caen, France
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant on a whim and thankfully we did!! I ordered of the menu board and got escargot, steak and frites and creme brûlée. I found my meal to be excellent value for the portion and quality it while I was enjoying...More

Thank BHendsbee
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We were lured in by a very welcoming waiter outside the restaurant who unfortunately was not our waiter when it came time to enjoy the meal - we got the rude version of him (although the little gal helping him was quite lovely when she...More

Thank SheilaH19
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Nice little restaurant in the overcrowded vagueux area if caen. Nice service but slow... good fresh food. Dessert disappointing. It was the cafe gourmand... riz au lait not at all as we know it...would return....

Thank mbamerican
Reviewed 1 May 2017

WORST PLACE IN CAEN. Spilled fat all over our coats, an hour waiting for their attention and charged the card two times, saying the payment didn't go though, which is did, twice!!!! In a little more detail: We waited 50 min for the bread to...More

Thank Liz K
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

A nice donner with a nice waitress. The food was quite good although we had just a main dish and split à cafe gourmand. The only downside was that we had to wait quite awhile for that main dish and it was we who asked...More

Thank mbamerican
Reviewed 17 February 2017

Friendly staff, good food, reasonable menu choices and a nice atmosphere. Food was very good, prompt service, staff were attentive and we had a very pleasant lunch. We have visited several times over the past year and the restaurant has always been consistent in its...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

We spent my husband and I a great moment in your restaurant ! It was the first time in your lovely place and absolutely not the last one ! Many choices for the menu and excellent quality of French products and a real competitive value...More

Thank Célia B
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

We took the mussels from Mont Saint Michel which were good. Deserts are home made except ice cream: cheese cake not soft , strawberry soup wonderful, apple tart correct, panna Cotta good, ice creams disappointing. Like a previous reviewer indicated, they crowd people in and...More

Thank philippe_cwt
Reviewed 25 October 2016

There are a lot of restaurants in this part of Caen and we, four friends, just picked one for dinner. La Fringale was a really good choise. All of us opted for their three course dinner menu with fois gras and salmon for starter and...More

Thank ubkvist
Reviewed 25 August 2016

A nice setting for a restaurant in the old quarter and it could have been excellent...but Pleasant staff find you a seat but then leave you for a very long time as they are constantly trying to fill the restaurant with as many people as...More

Thank bobby114photography
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$22 - US$29
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 rue du Vaugueux, 14000 Caen, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Caen
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 93 56 92
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