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La Boussole

1 rue Max Leclerc, 76460 Saint-Valery-en-Caux, France
+33 2 35 57 16 28
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“mussels” (2 reviews)
“home made” (2 reviews)
“st valery” (3 reviews)
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French, European
€€ - €€€
1 rue Max Leclerc, 76460 Saint-Valery-en-Caux, France
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Reviewed 1 July 2016

We ate at La Boussole a couple of times two years ago, from the set menu and enjoyed meals from the set menu. This time we took some local French friends, who hadn't eaten there before. We all decided on moules frites. Two chose moules...More

Thank Kompo
missfreakles, Gérant at La Boussole, responded to this reviewResponded 3 July 2016

Hello, We are really sorry about your disappointed for the mussels....It was mussels of bouchot, it is small mussels. We hope to see you on the next time in our restaurant and for the next time, take the set menu, you will not disappointed and...More

Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

We came here with friends on a miserable day and received a warm welcome. Chef's wife spoke good English and we were enchanted by their children playing in their pyjamas just before bedtime. The set menu included tasty fish dishes and a generous chicken option....More

Thank Steve M
missfreakles, Gérant at La Boussole, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2016

Thank you for your appreciate; You are welcome in our restaurant; Thank you

Reviewed 14 April 2016

Chef open door to get us out of rain as he saw us come into restaurant even as bissy as he was . That say a lot both of them there we very nice . English is spoken and food very good . He does...More

Thank Stuart G
Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

Had an excellent €25 set Sunday lunch of seafood, fish, apple tart, partner had duck, all delicious. Been to St Valery many times but hasn't realised you could sit outside in the sun here. A strong recommendation!

Thank bunyanchris
Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

I can only confirm the many positive ratings given to this restaurant. Very good local food and good value for money. Although a tiny kitchen there is good food served here.

Thank habern1971
Reviewed 8 August 2015

Very friendly service. Willing to speak English. We had the mussels with creme fraiche and the retour de marche (kind of day's catch; pick of the market). Both were very tasteful. Mussels slightly on the small side, but tasteful with creme with an oomph. Retour...More

Thank MartynNL
Reviewed 12 June 2015

The menu is predominantly seafood based, although offers a good selection of other dishes to suit most tastes. Food was delicious, very fresh and well presented. Service was excellent, attentive and polite. Staff were friendly and appreciated our (poor) efforts at ordering in French, although...More

Thank jlowleith
Reviewed 23 August 2014

We ate at La Boussole twice during our stay in St Valery, and thoroughly enjoyed two different meals picked from their €19 menu. The fish soup was beautifully fresh and home made, as were the selection of tarts for dessert. The main courses offered a...More

Thank Kompo
Reviewed 18 August 2014

Had a set 3 course set menu for €19 on Sunday lunch. Fresh fish soup, not can or bottle. Very busy but service was good. Picket of 50 cl house wine €8.50, and it was very good.

Thank Mark W
Reviewed 30 July 2014

A nice little restaurant with a competent chef and great service. We went for the 3 course 19€ menu and every dish was enjoyable. Highlights were escargots in a subtle Brie sauce to start and the main fish course of wild Carrelet in butter. chocolate...More

Thank peter d
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 rue Max Leclerc, 76460 Saint-Valery-en-Caux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Haute-Normandie  >  Seine-Maritime  >  Saint-Valery-en-Caux
  • Phone Number: +33 2 35 57 16 28
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