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Le Grand Bleu

€€€€French, European,
8 rue Jean Pierre Avron, 62100, Calais, France
+33 3 21 97 97 98
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“macaron” (3 reviews)
“fish” (12 reviews)
“tempura” (2 reviews)
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French, European, Gastropub
8 rue Jean Pierre Avron, 62100, Calais, France
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1 - 10 of 111 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a lovely restaurant, the staff were very welcoming, helpful and attentive and the food is to die for!

1  Thank famdon76
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Near to the ferry, this is the perfect place to get an excellent meal in Calais. Food was delicious, and the lunch menus were very good value €19 for two course or €22 for the set menu. Definitely worth a visit pre or post channel...More

Thank Epatton1
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful meal, and excellent service too, including the front of house lady who managed to not miss a beat even though she had one arm in a sling! Take a look at the wine list, it's really comprehensive and caters for all tastes...More

1  Thank IAN B
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Like many we have been coming to Calais for years and have been missing out on this place. Its a little bit of a walk, near the old harbour, and through a small slightly rough looking estate thats actually fine. As said elsewhere food is...More

1  Thank Anita37
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Found this place on TripAdvisor and so pleased to have gone. It is in a strange area where you would expect to find an establishment of this calibre. Really lovely menu and extensive wine list. Service was excellent too and talk about commitment, the owners...More

Thank uktreehugger
Reviewed 28 June 2017

Having been visiting Calais for 55 years, somehow this little restaurant had passed me by. I shall make up for it in future. The place looks unpretentious - a few yards from one of the fishing docks. There is a covered verandah - which means...More

Thank spaddockuk
Reviewed 24 June 2017

The unimposing front doesn't give much away here. But as soon as you walk in you are greeted with a smile. We had booked a week in advance and during our dinner many people walked in and were turned away as there was no space...More

Thank Russell F
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Food, service, decor, and atmosphere is first class. The food is so inventive, well served and delicouse, probobally the best in have had. Reasonable priced, excellent parking. Staff really friendly.

Thank Alan R
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We had lunch here yesterday which was our first visit to this restaurant - it certainly won't be our last. We had reserved a table and were greeted warmly on arrival. We both had the €32 menu. For starters my wife had the tourteaux canneloni...More

1  Thank Michael P
Reviewed 10 May 2017

this is by far the best restaurant in calais - others are good (see other reviews) but this is a step above

Thank anarov56
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8 April 2017|
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Response from CathySB17 | Reviewed this property |
You can walk easily - we walked back at 10pm with kids and it was all fine.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
French, European, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 rue Jean Pierre Avron, 62100, Calais, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Hauts-de-France  >  Pas-de-Calais  >  Calais
  • Phone Number: +33 3 21 97 97 98
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