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La Tortue

36 rue de l Homme de Bois, 14600, Honfleur, France
+33 2 31 81 24 60
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“hake” (14 reviews)
“baked apple” (5 reviews)
“pork” (13 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
36 rue de l Homme de Bois, 14600, Honfleur, France
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Reviewed yesterday

My husband and I both had the fish soup, which was fabulous, For mains I had hake and my husband had the pork, both equally fabulous. This meal was a pleasure from start to finish. Why it's not rated the best in Honfleur is a...More

Thank Jean H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Nestled in a street just a short stroll away from the unoriginal and souless eateries that are crammed along the harbour La Tortue is a lovely surprise. We agree with the lovely waitress when she said " the chef is passionate about what he does...More

Thank Francoisesol
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you're a vegetarian then you're probably better off having a pizza or something. Boiled vegetables and vinegar isn't exactly what I would call a gourmet experience.

Thank Sebastian F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to get a walk in and the welcome that we received was faultless. The menu is excellent and the standard of food matches. Bravo!

Thank Ingarfield
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Loved this restaurant, the ambiance, the staff and....above all the food. Fish soup and the "Lieu" were superb. Only negative is that they do not have an open menu, so you will have to pick menu formulas...I wish they had different way of serving. A...More

Thank Txiquitin
Reviewed 3 May 2018

This place is well run by a young couple. We ate well here and the service was just right...not too fast or too slow. The dishes were tasty, freshly prepared and the right size. We very much enjoyed our meal.

Thank Eva Julia T
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Exceptional tasty plates. Service was very helpful. non touristic restaurant. Recommended 100%. The place is small but very cozy. nice decoration , quite place, and prices very reasonable compared to quality.

Thank Nectar B
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

Excellent food,excellent service eventhough the waitress was alone.Very helpful and willing to explain.Also, the dish presentation was perfect along with the taste!

Thank Μαρία Δ
Reviewed 1 April 2018

This restaurant is just down the road from the Eugene Boudin Gallery. It looks charming from the outside and is better still when you get in. The downstairs is cosy; the decor really pretty; the service is excellent and the dishes are out of this...More

Thank Dorothy W
Reviewed 13 March 2018

After eating in the varied restaurants by the quayside, we ventured into the quieter streets and found our best meal whilst in Honfleur at La Tortue. We loved the ambience and the warm and friendly service on what was a very quiet lunchtime. Our food...More

Thank bibs28
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1 September 2016|
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Response from Rebeca E | Reviewed this property |
Only inside but I'm not sure if by summer there's outside tables
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$44
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 rue de l Homme de Bois, 14600, Honfleur, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Honfleur
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 81 24 60
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