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L'Ecailler

2 rue de Bayeux, 14520 Port-en-Bessin-Huppain, France
+33 2 31 22 92 16
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Overview
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good46%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (15 reviews)
“seafood” (19 reviews)
“steak” (9 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, Seafood, European
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
2 rue de Bayeux, 14520 Port-en-Bessin-Huppain, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

They catered for my husband who is wheat intolerant and the kids meals were very good. We had very nice food and drink, service was the only thing that could have been improved, was a bit slow!

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We called in after a days sight seeing and arrived just before 7pm when it opened so we're able to get a good table in front of the crowds that turned up later as by 8pm it was packed out and the service got slower...More

Thank MikePShropshire
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were sailing back to Portsmouth on a Saturday night and decided to stop in port en bessin to have a meal before we made our way to Ouistreham. My parents ate here a few years ago and every time they had visited since the...More

1  Thank Claire J
Reviewed 14 July 2017

After a long day of seeing the sites of the Normandy beach landings my friend Johann and I were looking for a restaurant to get some good seafood. We were staying at the Omaha Beach campgrounds and the night manager recommended L'Ecailler! We were not...More

Thank Nate_Storck
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Two different bar owners suggested we eat here for my wife's birthday meal and they were spot on. Although the town has many good seafood places the menus here feature a slightly Asian twist that gives them a subtle edge in my view. Service, wine...More

Thank Dovinesque
Reviewed 8 July 2017

This is the third time I have been to this restaurant and the service and food is excellent every time

Thank Bill L
Reviewed 30 June 2017

After visiting Normandy beaches we stopped here early afternoon and had lunch. It was a perfect day to eat outside, however the interior of the restaurant was nice as well. I had the mussels and they were very yummy! We got there after lunch, and...More

Thank Jill A
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Recommended by Manoir du Quesnay, and we had a very excellent dinner . A number of set menus, a la carte as well. Nice wines, friendly service. English spoken. Excellent cod, tuna, and flounder. Great location on the quai .

Thank Sweetwater
Reviewed 22 June 2017

Did not book, obviously a popular restaurant. We sat indoors but that was no problem. The service was excellent. We chose the E19 menu because we liked the choices and were not disappointed at all, in fact was the meal was extremely good quality and...More

Thank Surfermikej
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We visited this restaurant on a busy night and were happy with the service although one couple did walk out after being forgotten about and others arriving after being served.....unfortunate! We chose a set menu as it suited us and we were not disappointed. The...More

Thank pmf255
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Nate_Storck
16 July 2017|
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Response from ned878 | Reviewed this property |
If it coloured the Leffe a darker, reddish colour it could have been Cassis, the blackcurrant liquer they add to Champagne to make Kir Royale.If it didn't colour the beer it could have been Calvados, if your really lucky a... More
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Frances S
11 November 2015|
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Response from Sally P | Reviewed this property |
hi, yes they could cope with a large party but I would advise booking in advance as they were very busy every night. I hope you have as nice a time as we did.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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    Service
  • Value
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 rue de Bayeux, 14520 Port-en-Bessin-Huppain, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Port-en-Bessin-Huppain
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 22 92 16
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