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Bistrot Basque

24 quai Vendeuvre, 14000 Caen, France
+33 2 31 38 21 26
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (9 reviews)
“cod” (6 reviews)
“lamb chops” (3 reviews)
Open Now
19:30 - 22:30All hours
CUISINES
French, Mediterranean, European, Spanish
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
24 quai Vendeuvre, 14000 Caen, France
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1 - 10 of 60 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While looking for a restaurant without any plan on Sunday, we were surprised to disconver the Bistrot Basque full of customers while the surrounding restaurant had few tables occupied. We had a feeeling that it should be good. Ordered a Fish (Morue) for two, prepared...More

Thank TigreDeBois
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place with excellent beef (and the best potatoes I've had in a long time!!) and sangria!! Service was average - don't get me wrong, it was fine but just a bit "lose". But the food is worth it.

Thank ckatsuya
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A most enjoyable basque style meal. Excellent service, delicious seafood and superb wine recommendations. Am looking forward to a return visit 👍

Thank HOH31
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

my five friends and I visited this restaurant just because it looked nice from the outside, and the smaller restaurants were full and we were thrilled with the service and awesome food. everything was outstanding from the wine list to the pate to the entree...More

Thank tlc994
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Very good menu, huge steaks, perfect fish plate and absolutely great atmosphere. Great service and prices.

Thank Isaac G
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

The jamón, the seafood, the steak, the wine, the desserts... Everything was excellent. Definitely worth reserving in advance, as it seems to get fairly busy.

Thank nomad1405
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Reservation advised for this nice restaurant by the harbour . Food made out of fresh ingredients , we had a spectacular cod cooked the Spanish way, a dish for 2 which could feed 4 if you have starters (luckily we did not!) , an excellent...More

Thank OliverSkier
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We had a diner on a friday night: The fish was excellent, the wine was really good The place is noisy and our waiter was not really focus and ask us twice every order.

Thank calouad
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Very friendly and efficient service. Lovely food ... in particular the Cote de Boeuf (for 2) was delicious.

Thank John T
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Parking directly opposite the restaurant was a bonus on a very cold January night. We were on our way the the ferry port for an 11pm sailing and thought we would try a meal in Caen. We picked this one having seen the reviews and...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 quai Vendeuvre, 14000 Caen, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Caen
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 38 21 26
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