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Au vieux Quimper

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20 rue Verdelet, 29000, Quimper, France
+33 2 98 95 31 34
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11:45 - 14:00
18:45 - 21:15
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Tue - Sat 11:45 - 14:00
18:45 - 21:15
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Toronto, Canada
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98 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The crepes are wonderful and the ambiance is that of old Quimper with exposed stone walls and rustic tables. The crepes are terrific in 3 different flours with lots of different fillings...., and they are amazingly crispy. The #1 place for crepes in Quimper and that says it all.!

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Thank Latkes66
Chester, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Spent a pleasant couple of days wandering round this pretty town on our tour of the Brittany coast. Cool river area along the quays with the old town and cathedral easily accessible from there. Plenty of places to eat and drink as well as interesting sights to see. Would recommend a visit.

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Thank gmb1947
Lancashire
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2016

A very small restaurant, full of charm. The welcome was warm and friendly. The crepes were the best we have had in Britanny, with so many options it was hard to choose. The wine list is basically red, white or rosé, but there are lots of options when it comes to the local cider, which is served in traditional bowls... More 

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Thank Cath H
Sainte-Anne-d'Auray, France
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 August 2015

There where peninsular THE restaurant and we arrived and sit in THE terrace. A very unwelcome waitress told us to leave be cause there were still 10 minutos to go. Great unwelcoming people. Maybe is common in tris región.

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Thank Fran G
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35 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

Really quaint and traditional place with fab crepes. Why isn't this the no 1 crepier in Quimper! ! Our terrible french was well interpreted by the staff and the food was gorgeous!

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Thank Chris B
Quimper, France
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2015

Great ambiance and especially great crepes! Cider helping, we had to order an extra dessert one with salty butter caramel and vanilla ice cream! Outstanding... A must.

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Thank Cheffymike
Bristol, United Kingdom
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77 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2014

In a land where it is hard to walk even a few yards without finding a creperie this is one of the best. Good atmosphere, good service and good crepes

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Thank Beauf0rt
Saint-Romain-en-Gal, France
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2014

I have been to a lot of creperies in my life; lived in Brittant for over 20 years. So I am probably more demanding than most. This creperie has a very original batter mix and a goof, traditional menu. They even do andouille (Guéméné!) with tomatoes, a favourite of mine. The only thing missing is that they're not organic.

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Thank Chris B
Bath, United Kingdom
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251 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2014

Just a few steps from the Cathedral - old character full building, but tiny inside so early arrival or booking recommended. The galettes, made with a good choice of different fillings, had a very good flavour and were cooked to perfection with a little bit of crunch to the side. Served simply with a fresh green salad and washed down... More 

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Thank LC617
Morlaix
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 6 August 2013

There are plenty of creperies in Quimper but this is my favourite, with a distinctive batter mix and quality filling ingredients. Very nice staff and efficient service, but it can be cramped when very busy. The building itself provides an atmospheric setting.

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Thank Wendy M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:45 - 14:00
18:45 - 21:15
Wednesday
11:45 - 14:00
18:45 - 21:15
Thursday
11:45 - 14:00
18:45 - 21:15
Friday
11:45 - 14:00
18:45 - 21:15
Saturday
11:45 - 14:00
18:45 - 21:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 rue Verdelet, 29000, Quimper, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Finistere  >  Quimper
  • Phone Number: +33 2 98 95 31 34

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