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14 quai Gambetta, 35260 Cancale, France
+33 2 99 89 75 05
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good45%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
27 Jun 2018
“Lovely seafood lunch, fantastic value.”
14 Jun 2018
“Excellent seafood”
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09:00 - 23:00 Hours
French, Seafood
€€ - €€€
14 quai Gambetta, 35260 Cancale, France
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Reviewed 28 June 2018

Lovely seafood lunch with the family with excellent service. The seafood is very fresh and plentiful, with the platter having a good variety, including the small but very delicious bigorneaux (winkles). Great value, with a set lunch, a serving of moules et frites, a seafood...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank garetjax72
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Friendly welcome, great service and very good value for money.The 15 EUR menu was spot on and we would recommend this restaurant.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Elaine W
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

We had the 26eur menu and we were not dissapointed. Wonderful oysters, served by a very pleasant young lady. I would chose here again even though there are many similar places in Cancale.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 443MargaretR443
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

As we walked along past all the restaurants in Cancale we spotted L'Huitriere because it's menu du jour showed 12 oysters as a first course. We ended up having the 22 euro menu which was fantastic. We each had 12 oysters as a first course...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank msmaggie22963
Reviewed 31 August 2017

The service was terrible, the girl was not sympathetic at all. We complained to the boss, who answered it "sometimes happens to have clients who are not sympathetic" (!!!). We were all the more deeply disappointed that we were 7 people, and we were inviting...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank fabriceleleannec
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

I'm partial because this is the only restaurant I visited in the area for seafood. But by golly they serve what I think is the freshest oysters in town! The only place where you'll get fresher oyster than this place is if you dive in...More

Date of visit: July 2017
1  Thank RudyOly
Reviewed 23 June 2017

At a certain point, specialty restaurants reach a level of excellence that makes them difficult to compare, and so it is with L'Huitriere. Without extensive investigation (which I would gladly do), finding a better informal seafood restaurant would be extraordinarily difficult. As a restaurant that...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank BienAgiter
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Always a great place to eat, my favourite seafood restuarant in Cancale. Open from 1st March until mid November, extremely popular so wise to book your table in advance.

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Otterail
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Superb seafood with excellent service.Very reasonably priced with great choice on the fixed price menues.We were there early evening and luckily got atable before the crowds arrived.Probably best to book on a Saturday evening.Friendly staff and food local and fresh.Looking forward to returning as soon...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank Henri B
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Friday lunch on holiday with my wife in Normandy. The restaurant serves both fixed menus and a la carte. We opted for a 20€ fixed menus, which includes a starter, two dishes and a sweet, beverage aside. For starter we got (and shared) a 12...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank 837danielc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 23:00
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14 quai Gambetta, 35260 Cancale, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Ille-et-Vilaine  >  Cancale
  • Phone Number: +33 2 99 89 75 05
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RESTAURANT traditional offering seafood, fish and especially oysters since the boss is also oyster farmer. Very good value for money with eg a menu at 15 € with 12 oysters, cute fillet and homemade dessert. family atmosphere !
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