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Le Channel

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3 boulevard de la Resistance, 62100, Calais, France
+33 3 21 34 42 30
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12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
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18:00 - 21:30
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Herne Bay, United Kingdom
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183 reviews
119 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I often wish I could visit Le Channel more often but a 10.5 hour day including ferry delays for a 2.5 hour lunch is a big ask. Nevertheless, the trip was well worth it! The greeting from the Crespo family was as warm and friendly as always and the food as consistently brilliant as ever. Our 4 course meal was... More 

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Milford, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I try to visit at least 3-4 times a year. We are always greeted as old friends. We sneaked a peep at the new kitchen wow it looks superb and immaculate. Food as usual was outstanding we both went for the 43 euro menu. We both chose the Foie gras de canard entre My wife then had... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten here three times in recent months, each time the quality of cooking and the welcome was excellent. The amuse bouche is huge and can easily be confused with a first course. This time we were given a plate with a flavour packed spring vegetable soup, (very welcome on a cold windy February night) , a delicious vegetable... More 

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Thank Vic M
Birmingham
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44 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2017

Absolutely wonderful food. I would like to leave this as that simple statement of fact but must make it to 100 characters.

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Thank Bluenose-on-tour
Greater London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

We had a day trip to Calais to do some food and drink shopping but also to have a good lunch. We have eaten there many times over the last 20 years and it has always been good. This time we both had the 43 euro menu and it was all very good but the Plat de Fruit de Mer... More 

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Thank mjt492016
London, United Kingdom
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143 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 370 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

This restaurant has been in business for more than 30 years and to be truthful you can understand why. This wasn't our fist visit and will not be our last. The food i absolutely first class and I know of no other restaurant better in the area. It is not a cheap place to eat but then again you wouldn't... More 

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Eastbourne, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

Wonderful reception. Friendly staff and wonderful food. A terrific start to the Christmas holiday. What a menu! Great choice and excellent from start to finish

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Thank MarieHeleneW
West Hoathly, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016

We stopped here for lunch after a trip to the wine shops and spurred on by other reviews and we were not disappointed. There are lots of menus to choose from and we opted for the 23euro menu which was great value. We were first served complimentary appetisers before our starters arrived which were beautifully presented and tasty. The main... More 

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Thank Nigel C
Folkestone, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Family run well-established restaurant. Excellent food and good service in a friendly atmosphere.Good value for money and consistent quality

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Aldeburgh, United Kingdom
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84 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 December 2016

Family owned since 1978 this does feel stuck in time and not a lot has changed over the years in some Regards. Very fish focused. Our table of 4 had the 43 Euro 4 course menu. Very good amuse bouche indeed, generous in content. Almost a mini starter. Starters were a bit of a let down. Foie gras was very... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 boulevard de la Resistance, 62100, Calais, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Hauts-de-France  >  Pas-de-Calais  >  Calais
  • Phone Number: +33 3 21 34 42 30

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