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le chef et sa femme

#23 of 379 Restaurants in Caen
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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rue du 11 novembre, Caen, France
+33 2 31 84 46 53
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
Thu - Sat 19:00 - 21:30
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Austin, Texas
2 reviews
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Outstanding lunch in a small bistrot (30-40 seats) on a quiet street in center city: fine fresh regional ingredients, prepared with CARE and creativity, and served with charm and care by the chef's wife, as the name says. In two words, the food is exquisite, the welcome chalereuse.

Thank stephanus22
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3 reviews
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We were lucky to obtain a late booking for 7pm on a Saturday. La Cheff et sa femme is a small popular restaurant for which a prior booking is a must (4 parties were turned away whilst we were dining). The quality of the food is excellent and at a very reasonable price.

Thank Mike2Bedford
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 November 2014

Really good food, very local and small, the impression is that it really is 2 people running the restaurant. We visited them end of October 2014, we were 3 people with different taste - but we all left and was very happy. One of the highlights during this vacation. Really recommend it to other people!

Thank Eva M
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43 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 24 October 2014 via mobile

The buzz at lunchtime on an otherwise quiet Tuesday is a good indication of the limited (4-5 choices each per appetiser/entree & dessert) menu's high quality. You will need a reservation and request a table away from the large glass entrance door. This is a true 'locals' restaurant and we were not shown the 'specials' board but thanks to another... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: rue du 11 novembre, Caen, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Calvados  >  Caen
  • Phone Number: +33 2 31 84 46 53
restaurant gastronomique

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?