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La Bisquine

33 quai Vauban, 50550 Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
+33 6 86 96 82 17
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“lemon sole” (4 reviews)
“mussels” (6 reviews)
“fish” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, Seafood
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Service
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LOCATION
33 quai Vauban, 50550 Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
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1 - 10 of 64 reviews

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From Barfleur to Honfleur, 11 days in Normandie, this was our best food experience in Normandy. We had smoked macquerel and aspargues, fresh St Vaast oysters, St Piere fish, pavlova and choklate cake. In summary, perfect seasoning with so many layers of taste in perfect...More

Thank Hans B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Bisquine has long been a favourite of mine so I was happy to be invited to eat there with some friends even though they told me that it was now under new management. It is certainly now the best place to eat in the...More

Thank TombolaToo
patrice g, Propriétaire at La Bisquine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Tombola Too, We thank you for this great comment about La Bisquine, and we are delighted you enjoyed our food, skate and mussels. Let us know if you have any special food request and I will ltry my best to do so Looking forward...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Heard from friends the new owners has really improved this restaurant. Beautifully located on St Vaast harbour with a very interesting menu. We found the chef/proprietor preparing fresh tamarind and his enthusiasm for the dishes he was preparing for lunch the next day convinced us...More

Thank Knightcommander
patrice g, Propriétaire at La Bisquine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Knightcommander, It was a pleasure to get your help for peeling my tamarind in the afternoon and of course to have you in our restaurant to taste the result. We took this restaurant to get what you give us, pleasure for both. Hoping to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The chef has trained all over the world, and it shows, along with his passion for food and inspired inventiveness. Great welcome, friendly service and fantastic food. Moules baked in the oven with herbs were delicious, raie cooked with a tamarind sauce a revelation, and...More

Thank shipdocLondon
patrice g, Propriétaire at La Bisquine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear ShipdocLondon, Many thanks for your comment. Cooking is not only my business, it's my hobby. I love to eat...my food...I love to share with people and guests about food, as my son could say, I am a geek...food geek. We are lucky to get...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came to this restaurant last year and loved it. We came back, not knowing it was under new management/ownership of Patrice and Sophie. They have done a brilliant job in ensuring the quality of the food is just perfect. They are also great hosts...More

Thank Tony F
patrice g, Propriétaire at La Bisquine, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Tony F, Such a pleasure to get a comment like your. i will not say our food is perfect but we try to get as close as possible to this point. Looking forward to please you again with some new dishes Patrice le Chef...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We chose carefully we had only one night as we only one night in St Vaast. We selected La Bisquine and are delighted. One of the nicest and most accomplished meals I can remember balancing the local produce and style with a creative and inventive,...More

Thank AntS54321
patrice g, Propriétaire at La Bisquine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear AntS54321? We are very glad you enjoyed our food yesterday night and we do hope to see you again if you plan another trip in Saint Vaast, Looking forward to see you again Patrice le Chef, Sophie & the team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is under new management, the kitchen is up and running and actually deserves a ***** rating, the service is still not up to snuff a bit slow and forgetful but they are really working on it.More

Thank 1scruffy1
patrice g, Propriétaire at La Bisquine, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear 1scruffy1, We are very happy you enjoyed your meal in La Bisquine as you rated us *****; As you say we are working on the service side to get as close as possible to your expectation and we hope to get you again in...More

Reviewed 13 May 2018

Quay side restaurant well positioned for the marina and passing trade alike. Open late on a Sunday evening with a modest but excellent menu of well balanced fare. The food was well prepared and served with a welcoming charm. The chef was happy to share...More

Thank BruceNBD
patrice g, Propriétaire at La Bisquine, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Dear Bruce and family, Thank you very much for your comment about La Bisquine, The best part of having a restaurant is getting such comment and we hope to see you again, cordially Patrice le Chef & Sophie

Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

We arrived at 1.50pm so we are pushing it to get served,but absolutely no problems. We were also the last to leave as time was getting on. The menu was a little bit limited to what it was the last time we ate here,(No mussles)having...More

Thank John w
patrice g, Propriétaire at La Bisquine, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Dear John w, Thank you very much for your very good comment about our restaurant, we are taking order up to 2.00pm. We prefer to have a shorter menu in a way to use only fresh products coming straight for teh fishing boat, except of...More

Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We have been visiting this restaurant for 20 years and it has been consistently reliable and good value. When we visited earlier this month on a Friday evening we learned that it was under new ownership. The menu has changed significantly - no fixed price...More

1  Thank 781Pat
patrice g, Propriétaire at La Bisquine, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Dear 781Pat, Thank you for your comment about our restaurant, we are sorry if you did not appreciate our menu as well as the prices ( which are the same as the previous owner). All our fish and seafood are arriving every Friday morning to...More

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Jill S
19 July 2016|
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Response from Dovinesque | Reviewed this property |
As it's France dogs are usually accepted, especially if they're small. I'd check first just to be sure.If not you could tie it up in easy view just outside.
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841Elizabeth
29 July 2015|
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Response from Mike C | Reviewed this property |
Suggest you ask the restaurant, i.e. call them. Not sure why you would think that a reviewer would know that kind of detail! Good luck.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$50
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 quai Vauban, 50550 Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Manche  >  Saint-Vaast-la-Hougue
  • Phone Number: +33 6 86 96 82 17
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