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Cafe de France

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Quai Henri Chardon, Barfleur, France, Barfleur, France
+33 2 33 54 00 38
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Holywell, United Kingdom
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38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our third visit to Barfleur and it would not be complete without a meal at this cafe!! Again we were not disappointed. Service is fast and efficient and the food is delicious! I had Moules Normandie and my husband had a cassoulet aux trios poissos! We shared a creme brûlée to finish! Gorgeous!

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Thank carol s
Caen, France
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176 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Moules à la Normandie absolutely delicious. Frites also very nice. Service was very friendly and food arrived almost within minutes. However, do not think that the service is so fast to get rid of you as soon as possible. The sun was out and all tables on the terrace were taken but none of the staff put pressure on anyone... More 

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Thank ClogsinFrance
Dublin Ireland
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Great honest to goodness seafood, very good value, very friendly, on the harbour quay. Moules frites the numero uno!

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Thank justleavingfeedback
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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142 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Haven't reviewed this place for four years, so an update is in order. Pricing and service still very good, wonderful harbourside location obviously unchanged, food competently cooked as always. (One caveat: don't touch the calamari: fishy-tasting doughnuts. Aaagh.) Dish of the day was scallops; they were excellent.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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95 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Came for a trip down memory lane, as had not been here for a decade... the changes? ... improved toilets, and the proprietor has gone grey! Had a light lunch involving a croque monsieur, a super omelette frites, and soupe de poissons. The latter was even better than remembered. You haven't visited Barfleur properly, if you haven't come here!

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Truro, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

Never been disappointed here. Unprtentious local cafe. Great for morning coffee, lunch, evening dinner and people watching. Local traditional fare, properly cooked with fresh local produce. Good place to sit, eat, chat and watch the world go by.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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76 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2016

This is a very popular, busy restaurant. Thankfully we had booked a table. We enjoyed all the component parts that go into an evening meal in a small, French seaside town.

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We went to this lovely café twice during our stay and both times had some of the best moules I've eaten! First was the classic moule marinieres and second was moules Normandes (white wine with cream, parsley. Very friendly service and a lovely view from the terrace of the harbour.

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Dublin Ireland
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Sunday lunch on the way to the boat to go home; moules frites, really lovely fresh yellow moules: croque monsieur, rich. service excellent (yes, fast, short season, but really slick). crevettes large and plentiful, illes flottante in custard delicious, and size wise more based on sicily than malta. Yes, the locals got served first (about 2 mins), but they are... More 

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Kenilworth, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

We had the €19 menu. Oysters for starters (fab) mussels for main (goodish) creme brulee for pud ( wonderful). Moules sauce bit tasteless but husbands 3 fish in cheesy sauce delicious, packed with fish, and his cafe gourmand (coffee with 3 mini deserts) scrumptious. We sat outside with a great view of the harbour and watched the fishing boats unloading... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Quai Henri Chardon, Barfleur, France, Barfleur, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Normandy  >  Basse-Normandie  >  Manche  >  Barfleur
  • Phone Number: +33 2 33 54 00 38

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