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La Rapiere

53 rue Saint Jean, 14400, Bayeux, France
+33 2 31 21 05 45
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
53 rue Saint Jean, 14400, Bayeux, France
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Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I didn't have a reservation on Wednesday night for dinner, and we didn't realize that most restaurants in Bayeux closed around 9:30. We called ahead to a few places who all said they had stopped serving, but luckily La Rapiere was willing...More

2  Thank Susan L
Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

We asked our concierge for the Best resataurant in Bayeux and was recommended to la Rapiere. Turned out to be spot on a first class meal in an estabishment with style ,panache and quality. Todaye best mesl in France in any city ee have been...More

2  Thank johnbos2016
Reviewed May 11, 2016

Reservation needed for this popular place. Excellent selection of wines and 3 table de hote to chose from also The staff were super efficient and all worked well together with the owner.

1  Thank Peggy C
Reviewed May 10, 2016

We went to this restaurant for my husband's birthday whilst we were travelling around Normandy. Lovely unobtrusive, friendly service and excellent food. Should we return to Bayeux we would certainly book again.

2  Thank YogaEllie
Reviewed May 6, 2016 via mobile

Hard to get into but so worth the effort. Amazing service and food. The owners work, she takes care of you and he cooks. So friendly and so good!! A must visit for anyone in the region.

2  Thank kcktelluride
Reviewed May 6, 2016

We bumped into a couple who was looking for this restaurant and they mentioned that they had read these fabulous reviews about this place. At this restaurant, we had the best meal of our 12-day visit to France. I had the veal which was superb...More

1  Thank CAN815
Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

This little place is a must visit if you want a special meal in Bayeux. We each had different set menus and were thrilled with all of our food. Make sure you leave room for the awesome cheese board though!! The welcome and service also...More

1  Thank Chris K
Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

We booked this restaurant for a special family meal having researched the menu and tripadvisor ratings and it didn't disappoint from start to finish. Our Eurotunnel was delayed and changing the booking time was no problem despite being full and busy. We went for the...More

2  Thank Nick H
Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

The food was exceptional. We ordered the larger prix fixe meal. I could not finish... I completely cleaned my plate on the first few courses because it was so good and could not finish my last few, including the dessert which was devastatingly good. We...More

2  Thank 443mathew
Reviewed April 26, 2016

I can't say enough about this little restaurant. I am not a gourmand, yet I ate the foie gras happily as part of the fixed price menu that also included the steak au poivre. Make absolutely certain you order the Mount Blanc dessert. A treat...More

2  Thank evanr208
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Judy P
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Response from lonestartravels | Reviewed this property |
I emailed the restaurant in January for a late April booking. They responded fairly quickly.
Kevin K
January 27, 2017|
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I have done and they have been helpful! Thank you 😁
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$71
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 53 rue Saint Jean, 14400, Bayeux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Bayeux
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 21 05 45
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In the heart of Bayeux, La Rapiere is a warm and traditionnal restaurant, with a food that we try every day to raise to offer you high standard meals. Please note : bookings are highly recommended, we don't accept pets, and unfortunately we don't have vegan options.
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